Tag Archives: in car navigation

VW Golf MKIV AV System


This customer wanted a Navigation system fitted, along with head rest screens-to be run off the front screen. He’d already been down the portable sat nav and removable screens route but was tired of constantly taking it all in and out of the car. He also wanted bluetooth without any clutter on his dashboard so we selected Pioneer’s AVIC-HD3BTi one… Read more »

Alpine’s new NVE-M300 navigation black box


Alpine has finally delivered a sleek, fully compatible GPS navigation solution for the head unit. The altogether simplistic NVE-M300 GPS Navigation Drive is a simple black box that measures just barely more than 4- x 4- x 1-inches and is designed to interface with the company’s top two selling in-dash AV head units: the iXA-W404 (4.3-inch display) and the IVA-W505… Read more »

TomTom speaks up about iPhone situation


As if the iPhone 3G launch could really have any more misinformation floating around, we’ve got yet another tidbit that needs clarification. Shortly after Apple’s second iPhone was announced, out flew a report from Reuters suggesting that TomTom already had iPhone navigation software ready to go. French site Mac Generation was able to get ahold of TomTom spokesperson Yann Lafargue,… Read more »