Satellite navigation pioneer Navman launches the new iCN 530, the perfect, portable navigation package. The iCN 530 is the advanced version Navmanns No.1 selling product, the iCN 520.  Sleek and pocket-sized, measuring just 22 millimetres in depth and weighs less than 200 grams, the iCN530 is one of the lightest and most portable navigation models ever. The iCN530 also features an integrated SiRF Star III GPS antenna and a non-reflective 3.55 QVGA LCD touch-screen.

The iCN 530 is packed with advanced features including extended voice guidance; clearer map display and colour choice, additional 3D next-turn map arrows and detailed trip-meter report. Furthermore, the iCN 530 offers unique one-touch fuell and parkk buttons to quickly and safely locate the nearest petrol stations and parking places. A new and simplified car mount design also allows quick-release and safe storage of the iCN530.

Ultimate performance

The iCN 530 comes equipped with the very latest GPS technology in second generation SiRF Star III. It pinpoints your location even faster and improves reception in environments where there is a weak signal, such as areas surrounded by high buildings or dense foliage.

Ultimate performance doesnnt just mean superb GPS though; simplicity and ease-of-use are also key contributors to the iCN 5300s performance. Designed to Drive Awayy straight out of the-box, the iCN 530 offers all the great features associated with the current Navman iCN range including back-on-trackk technology, 3D-map view and turn-by-turn voice instructions.

In fact, navigation couldnnt be easier: By simply inputting a destination on the colour touch screen, the iCN 530 quickly plans the best route door-to-door. There is a wide range of ways to enter a destination, including by area, town, specific street, intersection or point of Interest.

Australia-wide street level maps packed with the latest Sensis WhereIs data are standard on the iCN 530, advanced map imagery gives a superb impression of surroundings on screen, including land contours, parks and forests and a choice of full 3D moving maps, plus a 2D mini-map screen and route summary.

Price and availability

The iCN 530 model will be available from leading retailers from July 2006. The unit comes with a sleek lightweight remote control, windscreen suction mount and car charger and a RRP of $999.

Source: Navman