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Magellan Echo Smart Sports Watch upgrade brings tracking for golf and other activities

Magellan Echo Smart Sports Watch upgrade brings tracking for golf and other activities

By 3 January 2014

Outdoor GPS specialist Magellan has upgraded its iOS-compatible Echo Smart Sports Watch so that it can track data for more activities beyond running. The Echo was designed for runners and works intelligently with your smartphone via Bluetooth, but now... >>

A week in reviews: 9 - 13 December

A week in reviews: 9 - 13 December

By 14 December 2013

The Christmas countdown is on and there's tech aplenty on the approach too. What will Santa put under the tree this year? Perhaps it'll be the rather lovely 8-inch LG G Pad tablet. Or, if there's a bit more cash in the kitty and you're off on a new year's... >>

Magellan Echo review
4 out of 5

Magellan Echo review

By 12 December 2013

Running watches are fast becoming two a penny. Magellan, best known as GPS company, is also entering the ever-busying market with its Echo smartwatch. But with the likes of the TomTom Runner, Pebble, Adidas miCoach Smart Run, Samsung Galaxy Gear - and... >>

Magellan Echo smart running watch announced, RunKeeper-friendly and more

Magellan Echo smart running watch announced, RunKeeper-friendly and more

By 25 July 2013

Outdoor GPS firm Magellan has announced its first sports fitness watch for a fourth-quarter release. The Magellan Echo is described as a smart running watch and links up to a smartphone via Bluetooth and can then be used with over 100 fitness applications,... >>

Magellan eXplorist 110 rambles in

Magellan eXplorist 110 rambles in

By 30 January 2012

Magellan marked its return to the UK last May with the launch of four handheld GPS devices and now we've a fifth to add to the pile - the Magellan eXplorist 110. Pitched at the outdoorsy types; you know the kind of folk - red cheeked and layered from... >>

Magellan Premium Car Kit for iPhone pictures and hands-on

Magellan Premium Car Kit for iPhone pictures and hands-on

By 7 November 2011

Why take two bottles into your car? Or something like that. That's kind of the thinking (albeit with less bottles) behind the Magellan Premium Car Kit for iPhone and iPod touch, which aims to do away with your satnav system and let you rely on your iDevice... >>

Magellan eXplorist range find their way to the UK

Magellan eXplorist range find their way to the UK

By 12 May 2011

Magellan hasn’t been seen in the UK for a couple of years and now mark their return with the launch of four new handheld GPS devices for outdoor activities. Pitched at those engaging in outdoor endeavours, all the models in the eXplorist range are waterproof... >>

Magellan ToughCase: Toughen up your delicate iPhone

Magellan ToughCase: Toughen up your delicate iPhone

By 30 June 2010

The problem with smartphones, especially smartphones like the iPhone that costs a few hundred quid even for the old 3GS model, is that you're always scared that you're going to break it. You wince every time it slips from your grasp and that second before... >>

Magellan launches iPhone app and car kit

Magellan launches iPhone app and car kit

By 18 November 2009

Magellan has joined the iPhone navigation party with the news it is to launch not just the RoadMate GPS application, but like TomTom and Navigon before it, a tailor-made car kit. Magellan's offering is more of a rival to TomTom's system as it too claims... >>

Magellan announces Maestro 4700

Magellan announces Maestro 4700

By 7 July 2009

Magellan has announced the launch of the Maestro 4700 GPS device. Described as ultra-slim, the device features a 4.7-inch colour touchscreen, voice command capabilities and hands-free Bluetooth calling. A US launch at this stage, the 4700 offers a "OneTouch"... >>