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TomTom's New Via 225 Promotes Stress-free Driving

By Joy Hou - on 11 Jul 2013, 6:30pm

TomTom's New Via 225 Promotes Stress-free Driving

TomTom has released its latest Via 225 GPS device.

Image source: TomTom.

Incorporating Map Share technology (based on reports from TomTom's global Map Share community of 21 million), the 5-inch TomTom Via 225 enables up-to-date frequent road changes, such as new speed limits and blocked roads. Aimed to make driving less stressful for drivers, the personal navigation device comes with lifetime maps of 8 Asian countries (including Singapore), advanced lane guidance, IQ Routes, parking assist, among other functions.

A quick glance at its features:-

  • 5-inch high-quality touchscreen
  • Advanced lane guidance to depict which lane to take at junctions even on the most complex highway intersections
  • Lifetime Map of Asia - download four or more full updates of the map on your device yearly
  • Map of 8 Asian Countries - contains the latest maps of Asia including Brunei, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Philippines.
  • IQ Routes to accurately calculate live travel time of your desired route
  • Parking assist available throughout your journey, so you can choose to navigate directly to the nearest car park when planning your route, or find parking en route
  • Integrated foldaway mount
  • Safety camera alerts (speed and red-light) to help you drive more safely and responsibly

The TomTom Via 225 is available at S$199.