nüvi 2799LMT-D has a bright 7-inch display with pinch-to-zoom capability, so you can quickly get a closer look at any onscreen information.
Detailed Maps with Free Updates
nüvi 2799LMT-D arrives loaded with detailed maps of Europe. With free lifetime¹ map updates, your routes are sure to reflect the most up-to-date maps, points of interest (POI) and navigation information available. New maps are available for download for the useful life of your GPS device, with no fees.
Foursquare Adds Millions of New POIs
With so much data, nüvi 2799LMT-D makes it easy to find addresses and millions of POI – that is, businesses, stores, restaurants or other destinations. Our POI database also includes accurate, relevant information sourced from Foursquare. Now, when you search, the most relevant Foursquare result appears at the top of the list. It’s an easy way to discover new and popular restaurants, shops and more.
When you use the Smartphone Link app with your nüvi 2799LMT-D, you can also check-in on Foursquare and access more detailed information about the POI, including ratings, price range and hours of service.
The Best of Our Traffic Solutions
Digital Traffic is fast and free² – no distracting advertising and no subscription fees, ever, for the useful life of your device. Plus, Digital Traffic has a great coverage area that includes interstates, highways and secondary roads.On the nüvi 2799LMT-D, traffic alerts appear to the side of your map, so your driving map remains onscreen. Traffic messages are spoken, too. Digital Traffic is voice-activated, so it responds to spoken requests. It can give details about the situation, such as how many minutes of delay to expect and if there are any possible detours. Digital Traffic can even confirm whether or not you are on the fastest route. Plus, traffic information is delivered straight to your nüvi – no smartphone needed.
Garmin Real Directions™
Drive with confidence, even when you’re out of mobile phone range.
nüvi 2799LMT-D redefines “spoken turn-by-turn directions” with Garmin Real Directions, easy-to-understand driving directions that guide like a friend, using recognizable landmarks, buildings and traffic lights. No more stress from trying to read street names. Instead, hear clearly spoken guidance, like “Turn left after the petrol station.”
Find Exactly Where You Need to Go
The Direct Access feature simplifies navigating to select complex destinations, like airports and shopping malls, by finding a place within a larger location. Anthropologie is inside, on the upper level.
Easily Navigate Complex Interchanges
Active Lane Guidance with voice prompts prepares you to drive through an exit or interchange with confidence. As you approach, an animated model uses brightly colored arrows to indicate the proper lane needed for your route; a friendly voice offers additional help. Bird’s Eye junction view offers a detailed view of interchanges, looking down as if from overhead. photoReal Junction View realistically displays junctions and interchanges along your route, including the surrounding landscape. Brightly colored arrows indicate the proper lane to drive. nüvi 2799LMT-D also depicts real road signs as they appear along your route.