Need directions? Just say the word. Garmin DriveSmart responds to your spoken requests and then navigates to wherever you need to go.
Built-in Wi-Fi connectivity makes it easy to keep your maps and software up to date without using a computer. On-screen cues show when new updates are available.
LIVE TRAFFIC AND WEATHER
Avoid delays, and find timesaving detours with live traffic1 enabled with the Garmin Drive™ app. Also, view weather forecasts, current conditions, animated radar and storm alerts.
TRAFFIC CAMS AND PARKING
Pair this smart navigator with your phone, and download the Garmin Drive app to access real-time features1 such as live parking3 and photoLive traffic cameras (where available).
Built-in BLUETOOTH® wireless technology lets you sync your compatible smartphone with Garmin DriveSmart to make calls without taking your hands off the wheel2.
When paired with the Garmin Drive app, you’ll be able to see text messages and other notifications1 from your phone displayed on the navigator's screen.
Outsmart traffic jams or slowdowns with alerts that suggest alternate routes. Garmin Traffic comes ready to use right out of the box with the included traffic cable.
View TripAdvisor traveler ratings for hotels, restaurants and attractions along your route or near your destination.
Make traveling more enjoyable with pictures and descriptions of notable parks, monuments, museums and historic sites.
NATIONAL PARKS DIRECTORY
Discover and enjoy some of America’s most treasured natural resources. Easily navigate within the parks to visitor centers, picnic areas, campgrounds and more.
GARMIN REAL DIRECTIONS™
Easy-to-understand, spoken turn-by-turn directions guide like a friend, using street names, store names and recognizable landmarks.
To encourage safer driving and increase situational awareness, driver alerts4 warn you of upcoming sharp curves, speed changes, railroad crossings and more.
FIND PLACES BY NAME
Preloaded Foursquare® data makes it easy to find new shops, restaurants and millions of other popular places.
CHECK UP AHEAD
A useful “Up Ahead” feature shows upcoming stops for food, fuel and other milestones — such as upcoming cities — along your route.
Drive confidently with the latest map updates and preloaded street maps for the U.S., Mexico, Canada, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands and Bahamas.
IN THE BOX
- Garmin DriveSmart 65
- Vehicle suction cup mount
- Traffic receiver/vehicle power cable
- USB cable
Physical & Performance
|Display size||6.0"W x 3.5"H (15.2 x 8.9 cm); 6.95" diag (17.7 cm)|
|Battery type||rechargeable lithium-ion|
|Display resolution||1024 x 600 pixels|
|Physical dimensions||6.8”W x 3.9”H x 0.7”D (17.3 x 9.9 x 1.9 cm)|
8.45 oz (239.6 g)
|Display type||multi-touch, glass, WSVGA color TFT with white backlight|
|Battery life||up to 1 hour|
Maps & Navigation
|External memory storage||This USB mass storage device is compatible with Windows® XP or newer and Mac® OS X 10.4 or later.|
|Preloaded street maps||Yes|
|Wi-Fi® map and software updates||Yes|
|Sunlight readable and weather resistant||No|
|Round trip routing||No|
|Includes automotive mount||No|
|Speed limit changes||No|
|Speed limit indicator (displays speed limit for most major roads in the U.S. and Europe)||Yes|
|IFTA fuel logging capability||No|
|Access to live services via app (traffic, weather, etc.)||Yes|
|Rider alert warnings for sharp curves, state helmet laws, speed cameras and more||No|
|Service History Log||No|
|Simple truck profile||No|
|LiveTrack via app||No|
|RV Parks & Services directory||No|
|Voice-activated navigation (operate device with spoken commands)||Yes|
|TripAdvisor® Traveler Ratings||Yes|
|Headphone jack/audio line-out||No|
|Control music and media from smartphone or MP3 player||No|
|Route shaping through preferred cities/streets||Yes|
|Trucking points of interest||No|
|Built-in Spotify® & Pandora® music players||No|
|Garmin Adventurous Routing™||No|
|Wireless ANT+® technology||No|
|Smart notifications via app||Yes|
|Custom map support||No|
|Sunrise/sunset times - Trucking||No|
|Truck & Trailer Services directory||No|
|TOPO map support||No|
|Mile marker info - Trucking||No|
|Millions of Foursquare® points of interest||Yes|
|Includes map updates||Yes|
|Planned & dynamic fuel stops||No|
|Built-in dash camera with automatic incident detection||No|
|Sunrise/sunset times - RV||No|
|Driver alerts for sharp curves, school zones, red light and speed camera warnings and more||Yes|
|Mile marker info - RV||No|
|Camera-assisted features for forward collision warnings, lane departure warnings, "Go" alert and Garmin Real Vision™||No|
|State & country border notices - Trucking||No|
|Motorcycle or powersports specific points of interest for cycle repair services, dealers and more||No|
|State border notices - RV||No|
|Helmet law notifications||No|
|Truck-specific speed limits||No|
|Internal storage||16 GB|
|HOS violation warnings||No|
|Data cards||microSD™ card (not included)|
|3-D buildings and terrain||Yes|
|Backup camera compatible||yes (BC™ 30 or BC™ 40)|
|Garmin Real Directions™ landmark guidance||Yes|
|Lane assist with junction view (displays junction signs)||Yes|