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Pharos Drive 270
Model: PDR270    

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MSRP: $129.95

The Pharos Drive 270 is the perfect choice for anyone looking for a very economical yet full-featured GPS navigation system. The Pharos Drive 270 has advanced voice guidance with street name and a large 5” easy-to-read display. It comes with the most advanced version navigation software and street-level maps for the United States and Canada preloaded on its internal memory. Everything you need to begin navigating is included. The bright touch screen display clearly shows your current position, direction of the next turn, lane guidance, remaining distance, and the estimated time to your destination. In addition, the Pharos Drive 270's spoken directions not only tell you the distance to and direction of your next turn, but also the name of the upcoming road so that you’ll never have to wonder if you are making the correct turn. If you do miss a turn or make an intentional detour, the Pharos Drive 270 quickly and automatically recalculates a new route to help you reach your destination effortlessly. In addition, you can choose from three languages-English, Spanish, or French, for the on-screen displays. Pharos is the recognized GPS technology leader and you can feel confident that the Pharos Drive 270 is an excellent choice to suit your navigational needs.


  • Large 5” TFT LCD with 16.7 million colors
  • Portable all-in-one navigation system
  • Ultra sensitive GPS for fast and accurate positioning
  • Fast route calculation by 32-bit 400 MHz CPU processor
  • Built-in 2 GB Flash ROM for map storage
  • Support 4 languages-English, Spanish, French, and Chinese
  • Easy touch-screen operation
  • Clearly indicates the upcoming corner with an arrow
  • The United States and Canada maps
  • Millions of POI’s; search nearby, near destination, or in a city
  • Tech support hotline: 1-888-PHAROS-8
  • Text-To-Speech; turn-by-turn directions with voice prompts announcing the street name (in English)


  • Pharos Drive GPS 270 with built-in 2GB Flash ROM
  • Car Mount
  • Car Charger
  • Manual CD
  • Quick Start Guide (QSG)
  • Warranty Card

  • Operating System: Windows CE .net
  • CPU: 400MHz 32bit microprocessor
  • Internal Memory: SDRAM 64MB, 2GB Flash ROM
  • GPS Receiver: ultra sensitive GPS
  • GPS Frequency: 1575.42 MHz
  • Accuracy: < 5m (50%)
  • Acquisition:
    • Hot start: 8 sec
    • Warm start: 38 sec
    • Cold start: 45 sec
  • Velocity: 0.1 meters/second
  • Display: 5” TFT color screen
  • Resolution: 480 x 272, 16.7 million colors
  • Antenna: Built-in internal antenna
  • Power Source: Mini USB connector DC 5.0V/2A
  • Battery: Rechargeable Li-Polymer battery 800mAh
  • Continuous operation time 2~3hrs; Charging time 1~2hrs
  • Interface: 1 SD/MMC socket; 1 Mini USB connector
  • LED Indication:
    • Green: Power on mode
    • Orange: Power on mode and battery is being charged
    • Red: Power off mode and battery is being charged
    • LED off: Power off mode and battery is fully charged
  • Physical Characteristics:Dimensions: 5.23in (L) x 3.66in (W) x 0.58in (H); Weight: 0.43lb
  • Range of Temperatures: Operating: 0oC ~ 50oC; Storage: -10oC ~ 60oC
Buy the Pharos Drive 270 at $129.95 and get the following optional software programs and accessories up to 50% off.
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