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GPS-navigator GV 5500 Android by Prestigio has won in the category "Portable Navigator" in award "Product of the Year 2012". This navigator is running well-known mobile operating system Google Android.
While developing the navigator, the producer sought to create a device which would provide users with a maximum capacity, combine efficient hardware and affordable price. Leading experts and jury of the annual “Product of the Year” contest appreciated novelty.Prestigio GeoVision 5500 Android is based on single-core ARM11 processor with a frequency of 1 GHz and has 256 MB of RAM. Media files are stored on the 4GB internal memory. There is also a slot for removable media format microSD / SDHC.
Navigator has a 5 inch resistive touch screen display with a resolution of 800x480 pixels, which ensures a convenient usage of maps, as well as widgets and applications, user interface of Android. GeoVision 5500 Android supports horizontal and vertical orientation.
Viewing of video and audio files, a demonstration of e-books and pdf-files are offered as additional function. Plus, the device is equipped with an integrated FM-transmitter that makes it possible to use a GPS as a portable library, broadcasting the sound on your car radio.
GPS- chipset SIRF Atlas IV is responsible for the navigation. It provides high-speed positioning when you turn on the navigator, as well as the sensitivity of a receiver and accuracy. Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n adapter, graphics accelerator and gravity sensor are also specified.
In addition to the existing Navitel Navigator 5.0, a user can load multiple navigation services from Shop Google Play, as well as free Google Maps application and Yandex.Maps. Note that Google Play has more than 300 thousand applications, including programs for working with documents and readings, clients of social networks, games, etc.
It is noteworthy that the company Prestigio, specializing in the production of GPS-devices, tablets, computer peripherals, electronic books and mobile accessories, won the prestigious BEST BRAND / EFFIE 2011. Prestigio was noted in the category of "high-tech products and services".Digital cartography and GPS navigation 10-05-2012