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The aera 510 is a mid-range model in Garmin's higher-end aera line of GPS receivers for pilots and drivers.

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Pros

touch screen is well thought out - just sensitive enough not to have to double-tap, and icons are large enough that you hit what you're aiming for the first time

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toggle between airway and highway mode is fast and easy

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weather feature well integrated, gives a good idea of the developing patterns

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  • Only 3 words are allowed.
Cons

takes a long time for the weather function to animate

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weather animation is very slow, can't be sped up

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no button to be directed to the closest airport while in the air

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doesn't show if an airport has approaches available

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  • Only 3 words are allowed.
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The aera 510 is a mid-range model in Garmin's higher-end aera line of GPS receivers for pilots and drivers. The touch-screen device offers navigation modes for both flight and automotive vehicles. The aera 510 features a 4.3" widescreen display, and is preloaded with road and topographical maps and databases of private airports and points of interest. In flight mode, the device also features a warning system for looming obstructions and other dangers. In automotive mode, GPS capability includes voice turn-by-turn directions. To the entry-level aera 500, the 510 adds support for XM satellite radio, enabling the transmission of NEXRAD imaging and other weather data in addition to digital radio programming. Bluetooth enables hands-free calling with a compatible mobile phone.

Features

 

  • Dual flight/automotive GPS navigation
  • 4.3" widescreen touch display
  • Pre-loaded topographical maps
  • City Navigator NT road maps
  • 30 arc-second graphical detail
  • Terrain advisory system
  • POI database
  • XM Radio and WX weather data
  • Text-to-voice turn-by-turn directions
  • Bluetooth support

 

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