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TomTom GO LIVE 825

alaTest has collected and analysed 146 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the route planning and reliability. The performance and screen also get good feedback. Reviews about the voice guidance and price are mixed. The size and memoryget critical reviews.

usability, screen, performance, reliability, route planning

memory, size

We analysed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the TomTom GO LIVE 825 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 146 reviews)

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TomTom Go Live 825 review

 

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...

HD Traffic, large screen, Live services, Easy to use, ETA pretty spot on

Resistive screen won't be as good as your phone, Not all directions are perfect, HD Traffic will cost after 1st year

What the Go Live 825 gives you though is a very good, very easy to use GPS that will get you to the ball on time, every time.

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TomTom Go Live 825 review

 

Affordable connected sat nav shows rivals how it should be done

Comprehensive maps ; Live traffic updates and intelligent routing ; Simple, easy-to-use interface ; POI much improved ; Hassle-free navigation, even on complex junctions

Live services cost extra after first year ; Plenty of cheaper or free alternatives ; Touchscreen could be more responsive

The TomTom Go Live 825 Europe proves that the world's best sat nav is now even better. The new operating system, improved UI and enhanced navigation options are worth the money alone. Optional Live services such as Traffic HD and Safety Camera updates...

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TomTom Go Live 825 Europe

 

Sat navs may be one of the most beneficial gadgets ever invented, but navigating your way through all the available options can be a nightmare.

Comprehensive maps ; Live traffic updates and intelligent routing ; Simple, easy-to-use interface ; POI much improved ; Hassle-free navigation, even on complex junctions

Live services cost extra after first year ; Plenty of cheaper or free alternatives ; Touchscreen could be more responsive

The TomTom Go Live 825 Europe proves that the world's best sat nav is now even better. The new operating system, improved UI and enhanced navigation options are worth the money alone. Optional Live services such as Traffic HD and Safety Camera updates...

Recommended!

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TomTom GO LIVE 825

 

Can the TomTom GO LIVE 825 simplify the company's offerings without dumbing down their features?

5in screen ; LIVE services ; European maps

LIVE services require subscription ; Mount not detachable

There’s nothing particularly revolutionary about TomTom’s GO LIVE 825. It bundles together features that the company already offered in other devices. In fact, it’s almost like a hybrid of the recent Via and previous GO LIVE models. But in a market...

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TomTom Go Live 825 Satnav

 

The TomTom Go Live 825 satnav has been introduced by TomTom as part of their ‘connected' range of GPS devices; ‘connected' signifying their wide scale of available features.

We have to say, we were massively impressed by the TomTom Go Live 825 Europe and the only possible holes we could pick are the price – but even that can be explained by the huge array of features that come with it. The new additions of road names to...

Recommended!

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TomTom Go Live 825

 

TomTom's new satnav is an update to our A List favourite - the Via Live - but is it as good?

Doesn’t add much to existing products, but it's still the best satnav around

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TomTom Go Live 825

 

There's nothing intrinsically wrong with the TomTom Go Live 825, but where it falls down is on the question of value.

Easy to use ; HD Traffic service is free for the first year

Voice recognition is useless ; AU$69.95/year is a steep price for HD Traffic

There's nothing intrinsically wrong with the TomTom Go Live 825, but where it falls down is on the question of value. We'd pick the identically priced Garmin Nuvi 2595LMT over this TomTom, as the Garmin features free lifetime map updates and a...

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tomtom go 2435 tm

 

the product says FREE lifetime trafic and map updates but the tomtom website will not accept the promational code that came with the gps site says try back later ..its been a month and im still trying

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TomTom Go 4.3 GPS

 

This product doesn't provide traffic data in the Metropolitin area at all nor out in the sticks where I live. It keeps stating looking for a radio station. Otherwise it works better than the old one in giving directions.

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TomTom Go Live 825 Europe 5in Sat Nav

 

To dateI have used the Tom Tom to travel to London. I am very happy with it.

Product Specifications

Audio Input

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Microphone Form Factor:External
Type:Microphone

Audio System

Type:Microphone

Built-in Display

Diagonal Size:3.5"
Diagonal Size (metric):8.9 cm
Resolution:320 x 240

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:5.8cm
Height:9.1cm
Weight:0.3kg
Width:11.5cm

GPS Software

Maps Included:Great Britain

GPS System

Connectivity:USB
Receiver:12 channel
Recommended Use:Automotive
Type:GPS receiver

Header

Manufacturer:TomTom
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:TomTom/TomTom GO

Remote Control

Type: None