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TomTom back with two new sat navs, affordable Go Basic and Go Camper for caravan and camping enthusiasts
TomTom back with two new sat navs, affordable Go Basic and Go Camper for caravan and camping enthusiasts By Rik Henderson

TomTom has announced two new sat navs for those without devices built into their cars already, or those who don't want to make do with their phones.The TomTom Go Basic is an entry-level sat nav in name and price but comes packed with features.It has built-in... Read more

TomTom putting a halt on new wearables to focus on sat-nav
TomTom putting a halt on new wearables to focus on sat-nav By Max Langridge

TomTom has released a press statement to say it will focus on its leading position in the "navigation technologies" sector, and will "provide location content, software and services to business customers." TomTom may exit the wearables market following... Read more

TomTom update introduces Fitness Points and better workout planning
TomTom update introduces Fitness Points and better workout planning By Chris Hall

Lots of people have accepted the measure of 10,000 steps as gospel: walk 10,000 steps a day and you'll be doing yourself some good. It's an arbitrary figure and while it's convenient for some, it really takes nothing about your personal circumstances... Read more

TomTom may exit the wearables market following poor sales
TomTom may exit the wearables market following poor sales By Max Langridge

Wareable has learned that TomTom could soon exit the wearables market following poor sales of its products, and several key staff walking out the door. The company has also allegedly halted plans for a new Bandit 2 action camera, because of lack of demand.... Read more

The best TomTom Sports devices: Spark, Touch, Golfer and Adventurer compared
The best TomTom Sports devices: Spark, Touch, Golfer and Adventurer compared By Pocket-lint Promotion

TomTom has turned its expertise in GPS tracking in a new direction, splitting out into a full range of sports devices for all occasions, whether that's tracking your steps, your round on the golf course or your daily training.TomTom sports watches offer... Read more

TomTom Adventurer review: Great for the great outdoors
4.0 stars TomTom Adventurer review: Great for the great outdoors By Chris Hall

The TomTom Adventurer takes the company's existing sports watch line-up - as familiar in the Runner or Spark - with the added twist of a barometer for additional outdoor activity tracking abilities.TomTom is clearly looking to cement its place in sport... Read more

TomTom Touch Cardio is an entry-level fitness tracker that covers the basics
TomTom Touch Cardio is an entry-level fitness tracker that covers the basics By Max Langridge

TomTom Sports has announced its second fitness wearable, the Touch Cardio, it joins the TomTom Touch with Body Composition. This new model has been designed and priced to make it more accessible to more people and to encourage healthy lifestyles.  TomTom... Read more

TomTom Touch review: Out of touch
3.0 stars TomTom Touch review: Out of touch By Britta O'Boyle

Behold the fitness tracker that will not only tell you how many steps you've taken and how high your heart rate is, but also your body's fat percentage. Say hello to the TomTom Touch.The Touch was unveiled when Fitbit launched the Charge 2 and Withings... Read more

Win a TomTom Go 620 Sat Nav worth £250
Win a TomTom Go 620 Sat Nav worth £250 By Pocket-lint Promotion

TomTom and Pocket-lint have teamed up to give one lucky reader the chance to win a TomTom Go 620 Sat Nav this Christmas. The new TomTom GO 620 sat nav boasts a six inch touchscreen and comes with WiFi, making it easy to keep the device up to date with... Read more

Pocket-lint Adventures: Filming and editing video while sky diving with the TomTom Bandit
Pocket-lint Adventures: Filming and editing video while sky diving with the TomTom Bandit By Pocket-lint Promotion

Jumping out of a plane used to be one of the most extreme things you could do. Then getting it all on film was the next level. Now it's all about not only filming the jump but editing it before you've even landed. We did exactly that using the TomTom... Read more

TomTom Spark 3 review: Getting better with age
4.0 stars TomTom Spark 3 review: Getting better with age By Chris Hall

Waking early in the city offers plenty of unique advantages to the urban runner. It's a chance to run as the local population is wiping the sleep from its eyes, going about the routine of preparing for the day, heading to work, heading home from nights... Read more

TomTom Via 62 review: Gets you there, but not without a hiccup
3.5 stars TomTom Via 62 review: Gets you there, but not without a hiccup By Chris Hall

Of all TomTom's satnav offerings, the Via appears to make the most sense. It offers Traffic, meaning it's a full head and shoulders above the entry-level Start model, but it's slimmer and much more affordable than the Go models.Available in two sizes:... Read more

TomTom Adventurer is the sports watch for your snow sports, hiking and trail running
TomTom Adventurer is the sports watch for your snow sports, hiking and trail running By Chris Hall

TomTom has added a new model to its line-up of sports watches with the TomTom Adventurer.As the name suggests, this is a watch for the great outdoors. Built on the foundation of the new TomTom Spark, it uses a similar design to TomTom's existing line-up... Read more

TomTom Go adds Wi-Fi, smartphone notifications and Siri, Google, Cortana voice controls
TomTom Go adds Wi-Fi, smartphone notifications and Siri, Google, Cortana voice controls By Chris Hall

TomTom's latest Go satnav device adds a range of connectivity options to make it a more rounded companion for your car, not just a device to get you from A to B.The TomTom Go includes all the features you expect from the Go family - like Traffic, speed... Read more

TomTom Vio is a satnav for scooters, to help you get where the funk you're going
TomTom Vio is a satnav for scooters, to help you get where the funk you're going By Chris Hall

TomTom is launching a new satnav that's designed specifically for those commuting on scooters or motorbikes.A simpler alternative to TomTom's existing Rider line of bike navigation devices, the TomTom Vio opts for a funky round design, so it will match... Read more

TomTom Spark 3 and Runner 3 let you explore on your runs with new route tracking feature
TomTom Spark 3 and Runner 3 let you explore on your runs with new route tracking feature By Chris Hall

The TomTom Spark (and the Runner sister product) have expanded their skills with a new route discovery feature.In its new guise as the TomTom Spark 3 (or Runner 3), you get all the features of the current models, but boosted with the new route tracking... Read more

Gamification of driving: TomTom Curfer will deliver driving stats to improve your performance
Gamification of driving: TomTom Curfer will deliver driving stats to improve your performance By Chris Hall

There's a connection on your car that's talked about on car forums and in service centres, but not a lot else. It's called the OBD, on-board diagnostics, and TomTom has just made a fun accessory for it.The TomTom Curfer connects to the car's OBD port... Read more

TomTom Touch activity tracker monitors your body fat, not just your steps
TomTom Touch activity tracker monitors your body fat, not just your steps By Chris Hall

TomTom is making its move against market leaders Fitbit, with the launch of the TomTom Touch. This is an activity tracker that wants to stay with you throughout your fitness journey, looking to differentiate itself from the mass of other devices by showing... Read more

Pocket-lint Adventures: Running the Gung-Ho Obstacle race with the TomTom Bandit
Pocket-lint Adventures: Running the Gung-Ho Obstacle race with the TomTom Bandit By Pocket-lint Promotion

Obstacle Course Races are all the rage with many event organisers opting to see how muddy and gruesome they can go. Gung-Ho takes a different approach. Instead of mud filled sheep dips and obstacles involving you carrying logs up a hill until you are... Read more

Pocket-lint Adventures: Out on the water with the Sea-Doo RXT-X 300 with the TomTom Bandit
Pocket-lint Adventures: Out on the water with the Sea-Doo RXT-X 300 with the TomTom Bandit By Pocket-lint Promotion

When you think of personal watercrafts, or Jet Bikes as most of us refer to them, you picture sunny times off a beach in the Caribbean going at a slow leisurely pace and looking forward to sipping a Pina Colada once you return to the resort bar.But... Read more

Pocket-lint Adventures: Go karting with the TomTom Bandit
Pocket-lint Adventures: Go karting with the TomTom Bandit By Pocket-lint Promotion

As keen karters we often visit one of the many TeamSport go-kart tracks in London, so when we decided to expand our Pocket-lint Adventures to take in a few laps, we could think of nowhere better.The fact that we hadn't raced at TeamSport's London Docklands indoor... Read more

Pocket-lint Adventures: Monkeying around on Go Ape with TomTom Bandit
Pocket-lint Adventures: Monkeying around on Go Ape with TomTom Bandit By Pocket-lint Promotion

Although there's lots to do at ground level in Alice Holt Forest, Surrey, some of the greatest adventures are to be had in the tree tops. With separate Go Ape courses for both adults and children, there's plenty of monkeying around to be had, for big... Read more

Pocket-lint Adventures: Eventing with the TomTom Bandit
Pocket-lint Adventures: Eventing with the TomTom Bandit By Pocket-lint Promotion

Horse racing, horse riding, eventing, jumping, point-to-point. There are plenty of ways to enjoy riding horses, and for the most part it is one of those sports that not many are not able to do.We visited Plum Park Farm in Northamptonshire, a riding school... Read more

Pocket-lint Adventures: Single track riding with the TomTom Bandit
Pocket-lint Adventures: Single track riding with the TomTom Bandit By Pocket-lint Promotion

Swinley Forest in Surrey has a cornucopia of activities for those who like to enjoy the great outdoors. This expanse of pine forest is part of the Crown Estate, but also home to a great selection of single track routes for riders of all abilities to enjoy.We... Read more

You can now check the traffic before you leave on TomTom MyDrive
You can now check the traffic before you leave on TomTom MyDrive By Rik Henderson

The TomTom MyDrive application for iPhone and Android will now inform you if there is traffic congestion on your commute home or to the office, before you've set off.MyDrive Traffic Checker is a new feature that has been added to the app for free. MyDrive... Read more

New TomTom Start satnavs go beyond phones, offer average speed camera help
New TomTom Start satnavs go beyond phones, offer average speed camera help By Luke Edwards

Splashing out on a satnav these days needs to have justification, thanks to plenty of free mobile alternatives. That's why the new TomTom Start range of satnavs are offering more than ever before.The TomTom Start 42, 52 and 62 all come with free lifetime... Read more

TomTom Golfer 2 preview: Hole in one, or golf GPS watch that's par for the course?
TomTom Golfer 2 preview: Hole in one, or golf GPS watch that's par for the course? By Chris Hall

TomTom has released a new version of its golf GPS wearable, appropriately called the Golfer 2, looking to put all the information you could want onto your wrist.It replaces the current Golfer, expanding its functionality and following the same lines as... Read more

TomTom Spark Cardio + Music review: Feature-packed for fitness fun
4.0 stars TomTom Spark Cardio + Music review: Feature-packed for fitness fun By Chris Hall

TomTom has diverged from personal navigation, seeing the company embrace sports devices in recent years. After an initial partnership with Nike, it stepped out on its own with the Multi-Sport and Multi-Sport Cardio sportswatches, the predecessors to this... Read more

TomTom wants to power autonomous vehicle navigation with RoadDNA
TomTom wants to power autonomous vehicle navigation with RoadDNA By Elyse Betters

TomTom - the mapping company - is interested in self-driving cars.The self-driving car movement is obviously here to stay. More and more high-profile companies, such as Google and maybe even Apple, are taking it seriously, and now that group of supporters... Read more

TomTom Spark is a multisports watch with music in mind
TomTom Spark is a multisports watch with music in mind By Chris Hall

TomTom has announced its fourth-generation of sports watch, the TomTom Spark.TomTom's aim is to tackle the problem of what to do with your music when you're working out, so the Spark offers wireless music functions and along with full multisport capabilities.The... Read more

TomTom Trucker 5000 can be customised for specific vehicles, doesn’t come with free Yorkie bar
TomTom Trucker 5000 can be customised for specific vehicles, doesn’t come with free Yorkie bar By Rik Henderson

TomTom has announced a satnav designed for drivers of heavy goods vehicles who would also like to use it in their family car on days off.The TomTom Trucker 5000 is a 5-inch portable navigation system that is more compact than the existing Trucker 6000.It... Read more

TomTom Bandit review: Capture action the easy way
4.0 stars TomTom Bandit review: Capture action the easy way By Chris Hall

TomTom is diversifying and the Bandit sees the Dutch navigation company move into action cameras. We've seen TomTom lend its name to sat nav and sports devices and there's a nod to GPS experience in the TomTom Bandit, but this is really a foray into new... Read more

TomTom Go 510 review: Great navigation, now more connected
4.5 stars TomTom Go 510 review: Great navigation, now more connected By Chris Hall

TomTom has updated its navigation devices, ushering in new features and some changes to the user interface to make life simpler for drivers trying to get from A to B.For a number of years, people have been saying that the dedicated personal navigation... Read more

TomTom announces four new GO satnavs offering MyDrive support
TomTom announces four new GO satnavs offering MyDrive support By Britta O'Boyle

TomTom has announced four new GO satnavs at its WhatNext event in Amsterdam, all of which will come with the new lifetime world maps and lifetime speed cameras services, as well as compatibility with the new TomTom MyDrive cloud service.Lifetime world... Read more

TomTom Bandit vs Garmin VIRB XE: What’s the difference?
TomTom Bandit vs Garmin VIRB XE: What’s the difference? By Luke Edwards

Navigation companies creating action sports cameras is a fairly new prospect but already the two big boys, Garmin and TomTom, are squaring up for a head-to-head.Garmin recently unveiled its VIRB XE as the follow-up to its original VIRB action camera... Read more

TomTom Bandit action camera offers 4K capture, motion data, smartphone connectivity
TomTom Bandit action camera offers 4K capture, motion data, smartphone connectivity By Chris Hall

TomTom has announced its entry into the action cam market with the TomTom Bandit, a camera with a difference.TomTom wants to make capturing your action movies as simple as possible, rethinking the action camera from the ground up, solving problems with... Read more

TomTom MyDrive bridges the gap between smartphones and cars
TomTom MyDrive bridges the gap between smartphones and cars By Chris Hall

TomTom MyDrive is a new system that's designed to connect together all your devices - laptop, smartphone, tablet - as well as your car. The aim is to make it easier to plan and set your destination, allowing you to do this before you step into the car,... Read more

TomTom Go Mobile is free premium satnav for Android, but there's a catch
TomTom Go Mobile is free premium satnav for Android, but there's a catch By Chris Hall

TomTom has announced a new free app for Android called TomTom Go Mobile.The new app replaces TomTom's previous satnav app and completely changes the fee structure, giving you free navigation, speed cameras and traffic for 50 miles a month, every month.That... Read more

TomTom unveils dedicated Speed Cameras app to help drivers keep speed under control, free for 3 months
TomTom unveils dedicated Speed Cameras app to help drivers keep speed under control, free for 3 months By Luke Edwards

TomTom has a new app aimed at helping drivers keep their speed under control by alerting them to speed cameras.The TomTom Speed Cameras app is purely for alerts so that drivers can avoid getting speeding tickets if they've accidentally slipped over the... Read more

TomTom Multi-Sport Cardio review: Six months in and we're sold
4.0 stars TomTom Multi-Sport Cardio review: Six months in and we're sold By Mike Lowe

The first TomTom Multi-Sport sportswatch was released around a year ago, catering for running, cycling and swimming activities. It did a fair job, but there were some loose ends that its follow-up, the Multi-Sport Cardio, tackles head-on.We've been using... Read more

TomTom Start redesign to take on smartphone satnavs by being more affordable
TomTom Start redesign to take on smartphone satnavs by being more affordable By Rik Henderson

TomTom is combating the rise in the use of smartphones and free or paid-for satnav apps by making a newly redesigned Start line-up more accessible to drivers. Adding features such as lifetime maps and smarter routing.The new TomTom Start line-up includes... Read more

TomTom Go 40, 50, 60 models give you lifetime traffic for less cash
TomTom Go 40, 50, 60 models give you lifetime traffic for less cash By Chris Hall

TomTom has announced a new tier of personal satnav devices: the TomTom Go 40, 50 and 60.The new TomTom satnav devices offer lifetime traffic, one of the highlights of TomTom's devices.To get access to the traffic you'll need to connect the new devices... Read more

TomTom Runner Cardio & Multi-Sport Cardio add built-in heart rate monitor, Bluetooth app sync
TomTom Runner Cardio & Multi-Sport Cardio add built-in heart rate monitor, Bluetooth app sync By Mike Lowe

TomTom has refreshed its Runner and Multi-Sport sports watches with the addition of new Cardio models, capable of measuring heart rate using a wrist-based built-in heart-rate monitor.Pocket-lint is at the London launch where we've been quick-testing the... Read more

TomTom Go 6000 review
4.0 stars TomTom Go 6000 review By Chris Hall

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?As... Read more

TomTom Multi-Sport review
3.5 stars TomTom Multi-Sport review By Mike Lowe

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... Read more

TomTom Runner review
3.0 stars TomTom Runner review By Stuart Miles

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... Read more

TomTom Runner GPS sports watch now available, Multi-Sport to launch later this month
TomTom Runner GPS sports watch now available, Multi-Sport to launch later this month By Elyse Betters

TomTom unveiled two watches earlier this year for the sports-inclined, called Runner and Multi-Sport, and now the GPS-maker has put them on sale.The $169.99 (£111) TomTom Runner has an 11.5-mm slim design, 10-hour battery life, heart rate monitor and... Read more

TomTom Go 500
4.5 stars TomTom Go 500 By Chris Hall

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... Read more

New TomTom Go starts at £159, available online now
New TomTom Go starts at £159, available online now By Chris Hall

TomTom has confirmed the pricing for its latest TomTom Go satnav devices that were announced in April.The new TomTom Go comes in three sizes: 4.3, 5, and 6-inch displays, numbered as 400, 500 and 600 respectively and all offer the same functionality,... Read more

TomTom Go (2013) pictures and hands-on
TomTom Go (2013) pictures and hands-on By Mike Lowe

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... Read more