04 Aug Tomtom Rider 400 Review and Features
TomTom is one of the best Global Positioning System (GPS) Device maker which offers lifetime maps as well as guides to traffic and speed camera. TomTom is the device to buy if you are a frequent traveler. TomTom also offers worldwide maps which can be the first thing you want to pack in your suitcases while travelling abroad. Now, TomTom has come up with another device that is meant for the Motor cyclists, The TomTom Rider 400.
Outstanding Features- Need to be explored
TomTom is always ahead of its competition which is why it makes devices that are loved by all. Well, their TOMTOM RIDER 400 can be a little exception to that as it is said to be a little backward step taken by the company. The device has not been the best product by the company.
Bluetooth Connectivity: the device has a Bluetooth set which allows you to transfer the routes that you have selected on your smartphone. Well, after you have selected your route, you can send the information to your TomTom Rider device. This seems to be super easy task but it is not that easy. Some users reported to have problems in the connectivity.
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Screen: the screens have always been a highlight of the TomTom Devices, so you would expect a great screen. Well, what you will get is a antiglare screen, which helps you to see better in the sunlight. As this device has a 4 inch screen, it is easy to place it onto the motorcycle as well as on the car. So if you travel via motorcycle, you will not get lost at some random places if you have the TomTom Rider 400.
Connectivity to the Smartphone: well, this is a mandatory step as the TomTom Rider 400 needs to be connected to your smartphone via Bluetooth. This needs to be done in order to receive the accurate coordinates.
Built Quality: Built quality has always been the strong point of the company. When you hold it, you get the rich rugged feeling from the device as it feels pretty solid. This also feels compact as this is meant for your motorcycle.
User Interface: With the Latest User Interface, TomTom has almost hit all the rights in the bag. Well, its latest UI has also hit the Rider 400 which makes it a joy to work with. Well, even going on the motorcycle at low speeds, you can easily operate the device.
Speakers: Its integrated speakers are also quite good. As you travel via motor cycle, you might think that its sound will not reach your ears. But when you start using the device, you will be proved wrong. Its speakers are loud enough to reach your ears and are quite clear.
Lifetime Maps and Services: TomTom has started to include this amazing feature in all its products so how can the Rider be an exception. Well, TomTom offers The Rider 400 in two variants, basic and premium. The premium model is the one to buy as it offers lifetime maps, lifetime Traffic guide and lifetime speed camera guides as well.
Price: The TomTom RIDER 400 is just the thing you can buy and with the lifetime maps service, it will cost you just under $400.