nüvi 2557LMT arrives loaded with detailed maps of North America. With free lifetime¹ map updates, your routes are sure to reflect the most up-to-date maps, POIs (points of interest) and navigation information. New maps are available for download up to 4 times per year, for the life of your device, with no fees.
With so much data, nüvi 2557LMT makes it easy to find addresses and millions of POIs such as businesses, stores, restaurants and other destinations. nüvi 2557LMT arrives preloaded with POIs, so there’s no need for you to enter that address information. Just select one — or many — and navigate there, quickly and easily. You also have the ability to add custom POIs to your nüvi 2557LMT.
- Detailed maps of North America with free lifetime updates (U.S., Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands and Bahamas)
- Free lifetime traffic alerts give you detailed traffic information
- 5-inch WQVGA color TFT touchscreen with white backlight and manual dual-orientation display
- Real Directions with Real Voice guide you like a friend
- Features include Active Lane Guidance, photoReal/Bird's Eye junction views and Up Ahead
- with Lifetime Maps and Traffic
- with Lifetime Maps and Traffic, Bluetooth
- with Lifetime Traffic, Bluetooth
nüvi 2557LMT features Garmin Traffic to help you spend more time on the move. With Garmin Traffic, your driving map remains onscreen at all times. Traffic alerts appear to the side of your map and messages are spoken, too. Garmin Traffic can give details about the situation, such as how many minutes of delay to expect and if there are any possible detours. It can even confirm whether or not you are on the fastest route. Lifetime traffic² entitles your nüvi 2557LMT to receive free traffic information for its entire useful life.
nüvi 2557LMT 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. Garmin Real Voice is refined speech technology that sounds more like a natural, friendly voice. Garmin Real Directions and Garmin Real Voice are features that are only available in our line of GPS navigators.
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 2557LMT also depicts real road signs as they appear along your route.
nüvi 2557LMT keeps your driving map onscreen at all times and additional information appears alongside. For details, simply touch the screen. As you drive your route, Up Ahead constantly informs you of nearby services, including restaurants, fuel stations, hospitals and stores.
nüvi 2557LMT displays speed limit, current speed and accurate time of arrival. With a quick glance, you can read the name of your current street. nüvi 2557LMT also shows school zone warnings.
Use Garmin Express to keep your nüvi up-to-date. Garmin Express makes it easy to update maps and software, transfer favorites to and from devices, and install free custom vehicles and voices.
- nüvi 2557LM
- Preloaded City Navigator® NT for North America
- Lifetime maps¹ and traffic² (indicated by “LMT” after model number on the box)
- Lifetime traffic antenna/vehicle power cable (vehicle power cable is also traffic antenna)
- Vehicle suction cup mount
- USB cable
- Quick start manual
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it easy to operate?
The Garmin 2557 is very easy to operate.You just turn it on and say "voice command" and it will then ask you what you want to do, with several items on the screen to choose from, such as "find city" you then say "find city" and it will then ask you what city and you tell it and it will find it and ask if you want to start navigation, you say yes and away you go.
How long does the Garmin 2557 stay charged if it isn't hooked up to "power"?
It powers for about a week in a half once you have fully charged it.
Is there a automobile charger included?
It does come with a charger. This is also the traffic receiver.
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- Display 5"
- Battery Life 2.5 hours
- Batteries 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)