A perfect starting point for any journey, the compact nüvi 30 features a 3.5” (8.89 cm) touchscreen and provides accurate, turn-by-turn directions that speak street names.
Get Turn-by-turn Directions
nüvi 30’s intuitive interface greets you with 2 simple choices: “Where To?” and “View Map.” Touch the screen to easily look up addresses and services and to be guided to your destination with voice-prompted, turn-by-turn directions that speak street names. It comes in 2 mapping versions and has preloaded maps for the lower 48 states plus Hawaii and Puerto Rico or full coverage of the U.S. and Canada. nüvi 30’s speed limit indicator shows you how fast you can go on most major roads. With its “Where Am I?” emergency locator, you always know your location. It also comes preloaded with more than 5 million points of interest and offers the ability to add your own.
Know the Lane Before It’s Too Late
Now there’s no more guessing which lane you need to be in to make an upcoming turn. Available in select metropolitan areas, lane assist with junction view guides you to the correct lane for an approaching turn or exit, making unfamiliar intersections and exits easy to navigate. It realistically displays road signs and junctions on your route along with arrows that indicate the proper lane for navigation.
- Navigate right out of the box with preloaded maps.
- View routes on the 3.5″ (8.89 cm) touchscreen.
- Look up addresses for more than 5 million points of interest.
- Hear spoken street names.
- Know the lane before it’s too late with lane assist with junction view.
- Keep out of trouble with the built-in speed limit indicator.
- Avoid toll roads, motorways and more with the in-built Route Avoidances.
- Use the Garmin Garage to download Vehicles and Voices to your device.
Physical & Performance
|Unit dimensions, WxHxD||3.8″W x 3.0″H x .8″D (9.7 x 7.6 x 2.0 cm)|
|Display size, WxH||2.8″W x 2.1″H (7.1 x 5.3 cm); 3.5″ diag (8.9 cm)|
|Display resolution, WxH||320 x 240 pixels|
|Display type||QVGA color TFT with white backlight|
|Weight||4.2 ounces (118.8 g)|
|Battery life||up to 2 hours|
|Headphone jack/audio line-out||No|
Maps & Memory
|Preloaded street maps||Yes|
|Includes lifetime map updates||No|
|3-D terrain view||No|
|3-D buildings and landmarks view||No|
|Built-in memory||internal solid state|
|Accepts data cards||microSD™ card (not included)|
Features & Benefits
|Features That Save Time & Money|
|Voice prompts (e.g. “Turn right in 500 ft.”)||Yes (Internal speaker)|
|Speaks street names (e.g. “Turn right ON ELM STREET in 500 ft.”)||Yes|
|Voice-activated navigation (operate device with spoken commands)||No|
|Traffic compatible (routes around traffic with a receiver and subscription)||No|
|Lifetime traffic updates (receive free lifetime traffic updates)||No|
|Lane assist (guides to proper lane for navigation)||Yes|
|Junction view (displays junction signs)||Yes|
|myTrends™ (predicts your routes)||No|
|trafficTrends™ (calculates routes based on predicted traffic flow)||No|
|ecoRoute™ (calculates a more fuel-efficient route)||No|
|Auto sort multiple destinations (provides most direct route)||No|
|Route avoidance (avoid highways, tolls etc.)||Yes|
|Garmin nüLink! services: (receive accurate real-time travel information)||no|
|XM® compatible for U.S||No|
|Safe Navigation Features|
|Bluetooth® wireless technology||No|
|Speed limit indicator (displays speed limit for most major roads in the U.S. and Europe)||Yes|
|Where Am I? (find closest hospitals, police & gas stations, nearest address & intersection)||Yes|
|Enhanced pedestrian navigation (guides you as you walk around town)||no|
|Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos)||No|
|Exit services (tells you approaching services on highway)||No|
|Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest)||Yes|
|Garmin Lock™ (anti-theft feature)||No|
|Garmin Garage™ vehicles compatible (download car-shaped icons to your device)||Yes|
|Garmin Garage™ voices compatible (download custom voices to your device)||Yes|
|Audio book player||No|
Trip Planner: no
Trip Log: yes
This USB mass storage device is compatible with Windows® XP or newer and Mac® OS X 10.4 or later.
- nüvi 30
- One of the preloaded mapping options below:
- City Navigator® NT data with preloaded street maps of the lower 48 states, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Bahamas, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Saint Barthélemy and Jamaica
- City Navigator® NT data with preloaded street maps for the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Bahamas, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Saint Barthélemy and Jamaica
- Vehicle suction cup mount
- Vehicle power cable
- Quick start manual
Package contents may vary per version. See your local dealer for more information.