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Mio Cyclo 100 Series fitness computers for the biking enthusiast

Mio Cyclo 100 Series fitness computers for the biking enthusiast

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Mio has introduced another bicycle computer range with the Mio Cyclo 100 series geared towards the serious rider. There are four devices launching with the 100 series: the Mio Cyclo 100, Mio Cyclo 105, Mio Cycle 105 H and Mio Cyclo 105 HC.The Mio Cycl0... >>

Mio treats satnav users to lifetime of map upgrades with six new devices

Mio treats satnav users to lifetime of map upgrades with six new devices

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Navigations specialists Mio has unveiled six new in-car satnav devices, some of which come with a lifetime supply of map upgrades.In addition, the two flagship devices, the Mio Spirit 697 LM (£169.99) and 695 LM (£119.99) features the Find My Car facility... >>

Mio Cyclo 305 HC pictures and hands-on

Mio Cyclo 305 HC pictures and hands-on

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Mio has announced a new line of bike computers which draws on the company's experience in the satnav arena. We've managed to get our hands on the Mio Cyclo 305 following its announcement yesterday.The Cyclo 305 is a complete package for your bike, including... >>

Four new satnavs from Mio drive in

Four new satnavs from Mio drive in

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Mio has just dropped the details of its latest satnav line-up - the subscription free, premium traffic info touting, Spirit range.Each model includes a host of features including Parking Assistance (spaces within 1km), Pedestrian Mode (for those places... >>

Mio Navman V575 TV
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Mio Navman V575 TV

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Mobile phones have been cutting into the MP3 player market for some time now, and with more and more handhelds offering built-in GPS and car kits to provide navigational aides for drivers and ramblers, we’d expect the dedicated in-car satnav market... >>

Mio Navman Spirit V575TV: TV and satnav combo

Mio Navman Spirit V575TV: TV and satnav combo

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Mio has announced its latest satnav - the Mio Navman Spirit V575TV - with a clue to its unique feature in the name.Yep, that's right - this is no ordinary satnav - it's also a portable TV player.The V575TV has a 4.7-inch screen, which is a nice size for... >>

Mio release Navman 470, 475, and 575 GPS units

Mio release Navman 470, 475, and 575 GPS units

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Mio, not to be outdone by Garmin's release of the Nuvi 3700 series, has just dropped us word of its own new range of products - the Navman 470, 475 and 575 satnavs.All three have a pair of new features that Mio is calling IQ Routes and LearnMe. The former... >>

Mio Moov V780 takes on the iPad

Mio Moov V780 takes on the iPad

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Mio, the satnav company that owns Navman in the UK, has announced it's taking on the Apple iPad with a new tablet device launching at this year's CeBIT in Germany.The new model, which looks to follow on from the company's Spirit TV range but going under... >>

Mio launches M-series and F-series satnavs

Mio launches M-series and F-series satnavs

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Mio has decided to augment its Spirit flagship satnavs with a selection of mid-range and entry level models. They've called the M-series and F-series respectively. The M-series consists of the 3.5-inch M300 and widescreen 4.3-inch M400. Both feature "fast"... >>

Mio's Navman Spirit TV range priced for UK

Mio's Navman Spirit TV range priced for UK

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Mio's Navman-branded Freeview-equipped satnavs have been priced and dated for the UK. Offering "easy-to-use, multi-channel entertainment" aimed for use during breaks in driving or when you've reached your destination, the company is at pains to point... >>

Mio reveals Explora K85

Mio reveals Explora K85

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Mio launched a new smartphone with built-in GPS navigation during Computex called the Explora K85, and as with many new devices these days, it has borrowed at least some inspiration from the iPhone. The Explora K85 looks quite smart with clean edges and... >>

Mio announces Litepad netbooks and notebooks

Mio announces Litepad netbooks and notebooks

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Mio, best known for its GPS devices, has launched a range of new notebooks and netbooks at Computex which all come with a built-in 3.5G modem, but luckily, this isn't the only interesting feature on offer. Mio has taken a leaf out of Apple's book and... >>

Navman Spirit TV: 7-inch Satnav with built-in Freeview

Navman Spirit TV: 7-inch Satnav with built-in Freeview

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Navman has announced that it will be launching a supersized satnav device later in the summer, that will include a Freeview tuner so you can watch TV when you aren't trying to find out where you are going. Claiming to the be the world's first satnav with... >>

Mio debuts Navman Spirit 300, Spirit 500 and Spirit Flat satnavs

Mio debuts Navman Spirit 300, Spirit 500 and Spirit Flat satnavs

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Mio, or Navman as it is known in the UK, has announced three new satnav ranges on Tuesday that it hopes will allow people to "Plan, Go and Do", when it comes to getting from A to B. The top of the range model, the Navman Spirit Flat, will ape Apple's... >>

Mio launches four Moovs at CES

Mio launches four Moovs at CES

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Mio Technology has announced new portable navigation devices, as well as an improved software platform for Mio's next batch of North American product offerings. Mio will bring four new PNDs to the US market in the first half of 2009. The Mio Moov S300... >>

Skoda to offer optional Mio mount

Skoda to offer optional Mio mount

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Following the recent news of the Renault and TomTom team-up, Skoda has unveiled new models that will have an optional mount for Mio Moov GPS devices. Half way between an integrated system and a standalone unit, the new offering will see a mount installed... >>

Mio C728 turns GPS into 7-inch TV when you're not lost

Mio C728 turns GPS into 7-inch TV when you're not lost

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Mio has launched a new satnav device at IFA in Berlin that features a 7-inch screen and TV playback options and DivX support. The new C728 will come with an 800 x 480 resolution (WVGA) screen making sure you'll never have issues about seeing where on... >>

MiTAC MiSTATION netbooks brings GPS to workers on the go

MiTAC MiSTATION netbooks brings GPS to workers on the go

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MiTAC the company that owns Mio and Navman has become the latest company to launch a netbook computer. Following hot on the heels of other manufacturers launching netbooks at IFA in Berlin, the new model, called the MiStation, will sport a 8.9-inch screen... >>

Navman's 3D S-Series available in the UK

Navman's 3D S-Series available in the UK

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Previewed at CeBIT, Navman has announced the UK availability of its S30 3D and S50 3D and S70 3D GPS devices. The first integrated products from the newly merged Navman and Mio organisation, the devices include 3D Landmarks of over one thousand buildings... >>

Mio shows first GPS smartphones

Mio shows first GPS smartphones

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Mio has previewed some exciting-looking new GPS devices at the Computex event in Taipei, including the company's first smartphone offering. The Leap G50 is quad-band GSM handset, Mio's first Windows Mobile 6.1 device, with an iPhone-esque touchscreen... >>

CeBIT 2008: Navman S30 and S50 get upgraded

CeBIT 2008: Navman S30 and S50 get upgraded

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Navman has announced upgrades to the lower-end S30 and S50 satnav models from their S-Series range. The first integrated products from the newly merged Navman and Mio, the S30 3D and S50 3D now include Mio's 3D landmarks of over 1000 buildings in cities... >>

Mio C230 launches in the UK

Mio C230 launches in the UK

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We mentioned this new in-car GPS when it was announced at the IFA technology show, but Mio's C230 has now been launched in the UK. A budget model, the C230 will cost £139.99, but offers what looks like a decent entry-level navigation experience for those... >>

Mio C620t GPS receiver
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Mio C620t GPS receiver

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Mio's latest satnav solution comes with 3D maps complete with landmarks, but is it just gimmickry or does it actually help your driving? We take to the road to find out. The Mio C620t comes with a 4.3-inch widescreen as found in the competition from TomTom,... >>

Mio C720t satnav follows Navman built-in digicam

Mio C720t satnav follows Navman built-in digicam

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Mio has announced a new GPS in the US that includes a built-in digital camera. Called the Mio DigiWalker C720t, the device like some of the Navman satnav models combines a GPS receiver with a two-megapixel camera. Other features include real-traffic updates,... >>

Mio A501 Digi Walker GPS PDA phone
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Mio A501 Digi Walker GPS PDA phone

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The Nokia N95 isn't the only phone that promises, a phone, a camera and a GPS in one device to take with you wherever you go. But can the Mio A501 live up to the challenge? We take a closer look. Best decribed as fat and stubby, the A501 is the follow-on... >>

TomTom and Garmin to launch GPS PDA phones soon

TomTom and Garmin to launch GPS PDA phones soon

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DigiTimes, the Taiwanese tech paper always good for a few scurrilous rumours, has it that some major satnav brands are about to venture into the phone market. According to their sources in the manufacturing world, we can expect GPS PDA phones from both... >>

Comment: Will TomTom end the £1500 in-car satnav?

Comment: Will TomTom end the £1500 in-car satnav?

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With the announcement that TomTom is to embed its satnav into the Toyota Yaris are we finally to see the end to £1500 satnav options on a new car's spec sheet? Or, is this the end of the GPS receiver market? I mean why are they that price anyway? We... >>

IFA 2007: Mio launches three in-car GPS, two GPS PDAs

IFA 2007: Mio launches three in-car GPS, two GPS PDAs

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Mio Technology has launched a range of new GPS devices at IFA 2007. The C620, C620t, P560, P360 and C230 all feature a 400MHz processor, 20 channel SiRFStarIII GPS receiver and, depending on country, a year's worth of speed camera alerts out of the box.... >>

Mio launches A501 GPS PDA Phone

Mio launches A501 GPS PDA Phone

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Mio Technology has launched the new A501, a "multi-dimensional" device combining mobile phone, GPS handset and Windows Mobile 5.0 PDA. With the claim to be opening up GPS phones to ordinary folk, the A501 costs £339.99, although at that not exactly entry-level... >>

Mio C520 GPS receiver
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Mio C520 GPS receiver

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Like Garmin and TomTom, Mio have followed the pack and gone widescreen with their latest range of satnav devices, but does the extra width help? We drove across the country to find out. Tech specs of the C520 include a 4.3-inch widescreen display with... >>

SiRF introduces new boosting GPS technology

SiRF introduces new boosting GPS technology

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SiRF has introduced its SiRFDiRect technology, a portable navigation "breakthrough" that achieves accuracy and coverage previously available only in costly, permanently installed in-car systems. Employing "sophisticated algorithms that take advantage... >>

Mio launches C220 - baby Mio GPS

Mio launches C220 - baby Mio GPS

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Mio Technology Europe has announced the availability of an entry-level GPS device to "meet increasing consumer demand for affordable and portable navigation". Following the success of the previous C250 (which cost £170 on launch and got an 8/10 Pocket-lint.co.uk... >>

Mio launches four new and improved GPS devices

Mio launches four new and improved GPS devices

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Showcased at CeBIT 2007, budget sat nav provider Mio Technology has now announced the availability of four products in its new range - the C320, C320t, C520 and C520t - all featuring the new 4.3-inch widescreen display and split-screen view for greater... >>

CeBIT 2007: Mio launches C320, C520, C520t and C220 Satnav models

CeBIT 2007: Mio launches C320, C520, C520t and C220 Satnav models

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Mio Technology has unveiled four new Satnav units at CeBIT 2007 in Hannover, Germany today. Three products in the new range – the C320, C520 and C520t - feature the new 4.3-inch widescreen display and split-screen view, while the entry level C220 retains... >>

Mio parent company to buy Navman

Mio parent company to buy Navman

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The corporation that owns Navman satnavs has announced that it is to sell the brand to Mitac, the company that produces the Mio range of devices. Brunswick has already found a buyer for its marine satnavs, and is now looking to sell off the remaining... >>

Mio H610 GPS receiver
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Mio H610 GPS receiver

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Satnav's are so manly aren't they? - Well according to Mio, they are, and so it's taken the satnav out of the car and into the handbag with the Mio H610, which of course comes complete with a series of decorated interchangeable covers. Fashion faux par... >>

Mio C250 GPS receiver
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Mio C250 GPS receiver

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Did you find that you got lost over the Christmas break? GPS units are great, but if you're one of these people that don't really drive that much then trying to justify the outlay for an expensive GPS system is tough. Mio thinks it has the answer with... >>