$115 for Garmin nüvi 50LM 5-Inch GPS with Lifetime Maps


One thing to note

•Manufacturer part number: 010-00991-21, lower 48 states

Note that this is for the Lower 48 States model, not the $10 (MSRP) more expensive US/Canada version:

nüvi 50LM, U.S. and Canada, 010-00991-20

For $4.99 more, with free S&H, Amazon is selling the US/Canada version:



Agree ... go with the LM50

Garmin 205, 260W, 1450LMT, 2460LMT, HEREwego for iPhone ... all still mapping strong.

go with Amazon -- quickly

If you're in California, Amazon starts collecting sales tax the middle of this month.

(yes, you're supposed to declare out-of-state purchases on your state income tax, and pay on those, but I highy suspect not many people do...)

Nuvi 2460, 680, DATUM Tymserve 2100, Trimble Thunderbolt, Ham radio, Macintosh, Linux, Windows

Not in this lifetime

Not in this lifetime

No Freakin way! (declare out-of-state purchases on your state income tax)


Costco.com has a $20 discount on this until 12/16 so you can get it for $99.99 with lifetime maps.

Garmin for less

Costco has it for 99. plus free shipping

Copywriter Humor

Frside007 wrote:

Groupon Deal....

I think they have a sense of humor on the copywriter staff. Check this quote:

Literally speaking to drivers, the device gives turn-by-turn directions such as “slight left onto Main Street” or “turn right in 11 million inches.”

11 million inches? grin