The Magellan RoadMate 800 GPS is an auto navigation system with multimedia extras — a photo viewer and MP3 / WMA music player. Similar to the RoadMate 760, the 800 adds a rechargeable Li Ion battery and multimedia capabilities, making it the flagship model in Magellan’s popular RoadMate line.
As of this writing, 11 readers at Amazon gave an average 4 out of 5 star rating in their Magellan RoadMate 800 review.
Here’s what others have to say about the RoadMate 800:
- Dale DePriest does a thorough Magellan RoadMate 800 review for GPSInformation.net.
- Technology Evangelist offers this RoadMate 800 review.
- Reader reviews for the newly released Magellan 800 are starting to show up at CNet.
- Mac’s Facts posts their Magellan RoadMate 800 review.
I’ll be posting more hands on reviews as they appear, but in the meantime, here are some other helpful resources:
- Links for PDF versions of the Road Mate 800 owners manual in English and French.
- See how the 800 stacks up against other units with this Magellan GPS comparison tool.
- There is a Magellan RoadMate message forum at GpsPasSion.
- There is also a Magellan GPS message forum at Yahoo, and an alt.satellite.gps.magellan UseNet group.
- The official Magellan RoadMate 800 web page.
Compare prices on the Magellan RoadMate 800 at these merchants:
- Find the current RoadMate 800 price at Amazon.com.
- Get the Magellan RoadMate 800 for an amazing price at eBay.