Reviews & hands-on

  • Sports Fitness

    Hands-on: TomTom Multi-Sport Cardio review

    By 3 April 2014

    Sports watches are evolving. The new TomTom Multi-Sport Cardio wants to be your one-stop shop for all things triathlon. New for TomTom is a built-in heart-rate monitor which means you can abandon the uncomfortable chest strap for real-time monitoring...

  • Gadgets 4 out of 5

    TomTom Go 6000 review

    By 24 December 2013

    With more people slipping a smartphone into their pocket, and most now offering free turn-by-turn navigation, TomTom is having to evolve to keep customers interested in personal navigation devices. Is the big-screen TomTom Go 6000 the high-end answer?...

  • Sports Fitness 3.5 out of 5

    TomTom Multi-Sport review

    By 5 November 2013

    TomTom Multi-Sport is the GPS company’s first solo venture into the world of wearable sports-watches that, as its name suggests, caters for multiple sports disciplines. The Multi-Sport was released alongside the Runner, the latter targeted, and no surprised...

  • Sports Fitness 3 out of 5

    TomTom Runner review

    By 13 August 2013

    Wearable tech is all the rage at the moment, particularly smartwatches. It's hardly a surprise, then, that plenty of manufacturers want a slice of the pie. But what makes TomTom - the company better known for its satnav devices - believe it has what it...

  • Cars 4.5 out of 5

    TomTom Go 500 review

    By 27 June 2013

    With a totally new user interface and a re-thinking of exactly how it delivers connected services, the latest TomTom personal navigation devices feel like something of a rebirth. With all smartphones offering navigation in some form, many have been predicting...

  • Cars

    TomTom Go (2013) pictures and hands-on

    By 22 April 2013

    With its new set of satnav devices, TomTom has launched the latest range of Go models - the 400, 500 and 600 in their respective 4.3, 5 and 6-inch screen sizes - with its most advanced navigation system yet. But is it enough to see off the uprise in...

  • Sports Fitness

    TomTom Multi-Sport GPS sports watch pictures and hands-on

    By 22 April 2013

    TomTom's taken a dip into the GPS sports watch category with the release of the TomTom Runner and TomTom Multi-Sport watches, and Pocket-lint's donned both devices to get a feel for what they're all about. There's no price and no full specification available...

  • Apps 3 out of 5

    TomTom for Android review

    By 10 October 2012

    TomTom for Android has been eagerly anticipated since the launch of TomTom for iPhone all the way back in 2009. At that time we could understand that Android might not have been a viable option for TomTom, but we're glad to see it arrive finally, if just...

  • Cars 4 out of 5

    TomTom Hands-free Car Kit for Smartphone review

    By 24 September 2012

    Mounting your smartphone in your car has never been much of a problem. Windscreen suction mounts are ten a penny, with any manner of mounting options on offer. Going hands-free is also well catered for through headsets, visor mounts and many other choices....

  • Apps

    TomTom for Android pictures and hands-on

    By 30 August 2012

    We told you that TomTom for Android would be launching this year and the date has now been set. "We will launch in October," Gerard Hines, VP mobile at TomTom, tells Pocket-lint, although he won't be drawn on a specific date. We sat down with TomTom to...

  • Cars 4.5 out of 5

    TomTom Start 60 review

    By 1 June 2012

    With mobile phone navigation apps slowly gobbling the traditional satnav market, GPS makers like TomTom have to continue to develop new ways of making their devices still relevant in a world where many of the competing products are free. Five years ago...

  • Apps

    TomTom speed camera app hands-on and pictures

    By 3 May 2012

    Fess up, you like to drive fast don't you? Perhaps fast enough to break the speed limit from time to time? Naughty. Helping you try to avoid speeding tickets and points on your licence, TomTom has launched the TomTom Speed Cameras app, that helps you...

  • Online 4 out of 5

    TomTom Go Live 825 review

    By 13 September 2011

    The TomTom Go Live 825 sits at the bottom of the Go Live range of GPS devices from market leaders TomTom, but don’t let that fool you. It has more to offer than the Via and Start models and comes packed with plenty of treats. But do you need something...

  • Online

    TomTom GO Live 1535 satnav with apps pictures and hands-on

    By 7 September 2011

    Everything's got an app in this day and age but, until TomTom walked into IFA 2011, the same couldn't be said for satnavs. Now, the arrival of the top of the line TomTom GO Live 1535 and its 5-inch touchscreen, will shortly be joined by Messrs Yelp, Expedia,...

  • Apps

    TomTom iPad app pictures and hands-on

    By 2 September 2011

    The TomTom iPad app is fairly fantastic. We know this at Pocket-lint because we were lucky enough to get our hands on the software at IFA 2011. Naturally, we can't tell you how good it is at getting you from A to B, which is why we use the word "fairly",...