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Garmin - n vi 2797LMT 7" GPS with Built-in Bluetooth and Lifetime Map and Traffic Updates

Easily find your destination with this Garmin nüvi 2797LMT GPS that features lifetime traffic and map updates to keep you apprised of up-to-date information. The 7" color touch screen and Garmin Real Voice prompts help simplify navigation.
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will this work thru my buick encore info/entertainment system?

3 months, 4 weeks ago
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doesn't need to as it is an excellent stand alone that works off the cigarette lighter socket and the graphics are great.
3 months, 1 week ago
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sunburn
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The bluetooth on the devices will only sync with phones.
3 months, 4 weeks ago
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Does magnetic connection models also work with bean bag mount option?

5 months ago
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Dee
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Yes, it has worked perfectly since it was purchased.
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jake
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Any mounting options should work with this device.
5 months ago
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does it have other routes other then fastest time or shortest distance ?

5 months, 2 weeks ago
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Yes it has other possibles such as low fuel and off road. Not sure what low fuel means. Also can set for detours and other road changes such as roundabouts, paved, and such. Has a menu for up ahead that includes banks, restaurants, and gas. Did not see rest stops. I love this model. Fits in my center CD box area.
5 months, 1 week ago
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You can set up avoidance's in the settings such as avoiding toll roads or highway, but fastest time and shortest distance are two of the main types of routes.
5 months, 2 weeks ago
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does it have a rest stop icon ?

5 months, 2 weeks ago
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king joe
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Mentioned in my other response to you that I do not see a rest stop icon. However there are bank, restaurant, and gas icons.
5 months, 1 week ago
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Yes, you can use the "Where am I" feature to find rest stops near to you, or they can be looked up as well in the "Where To" section of the device.
5 months, 2 weeks ago
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Mount

I have a nuvi 3790LMT. Will the mount and power, receiver cord work on this unit?
6 months ago
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JerCo
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My power supply and mount works on both my older model.
6 months ago
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Jebbie
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Clermont, Florida
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yes no problem even my old Garmin cord will work
6 months ago
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The mounts for each device are different so it will not work.
6 months ago
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Will this GPS connect to an iMac computer?

You just say an USB cable included to connect to a computer , but is the software compatable with an iMac?
7 months ago
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works great with my Mac , I run Mountain lion. I have also linked to my tablet once with no problems
6 months ago
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Yes, it is compatible with Apple computers.
7 months ago
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can you connect a backup camera to this

7 months ago
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No you can't connect a backup camera to this unit. This Garmin 2797LMT is a GPS Device only.
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FiveOPacker
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You cannot connect a back up camera to this device.
7 months ago
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Are you able to enter lat & long coordinates instead of street address for your destination?

8 months ago
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yes u can enter Lat and Long
6 months ago
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Jebbie
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Clermont, Florida
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Yes, you can enter lat and long on this device.
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Can I order and get this gramin 2797LMT to Canada, This product is NOT available in canada

I wish to buy this product in Canadian Best buy stores . How can I order via on line . I live in Toronto
8 months ago
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yes you can.
8 months ago
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why no user manual?

I bought this Garmin 2797 lmt and have no idea how to get it set up. There was no user manual in the box to explain anything. Its pretty confusing, it says about traffic updates but for some reason I cant seem to figure out if I've been duped into buying an additional piece of equipment just to make it work.
9 months ago
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No extra equipment to buy. Just enable traffic in the setup/tools section and it works. It alerts you to delays ahead and suggests ways around them.
9 months ago
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Garmin's nüvi 2797LMT GPS should include a quick-start owner's guide in the box, but you can always download a printable .PDF version of the owner's guide on Garmin's official support site if you're in need of another copy.

http://bit.ly/1c9ZLaV
9 months ago
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