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Old 12-27-2007, 02:39 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Pls Help: which 8300 model is best for GPS? how to unlock it for directions w voice?

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I need help deciding which to get 8310 or 8300? I basically need GPS turn-by-turn directions with voice. But, I dont want to pay monthly fee for GPS.
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Does the 8300 have built in GPS? I know that the 8800, 8820 and 8310 do.
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No GPS on the 8300 (unless you want to buy a Bluetooth GPS reciever.) If you get the 8310 then the GPS is free but for the voice prompted, turn-by-turn directions application it's usually a $9.95/mo fee. TeleNav is one app that works well ($9.95 fee.)
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Hmmm...since the 8320 doesn't come with built-in GPS, might have to spring for the Bluetooth add-on.
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