Also in the One Touch menu are a customizable home shortcut and an emergency services button, which displays your current location and links to the nearest car repair facility, police station, or hospital.Once you're under way, the Road Mate 3065 offers text-to-speech spoken turn-by-turn directions, graphic lane guidance for freeway intersections, an autozoom function that magnifies the map view of upcoming turns, and a choice between 2D- and 3D-map views.
The overall experience is no more obtrusive than the Garmin's free ad-supported traffic feature, but if you are opposed to advertising on your GPS device too, then this may not be for you.
The Magellan Road Mate 3065 Commuter is the flagship model of the manufacturer's 2010 line of GPS navigators.
With its RDS traffic receiver and Bluetooth hands-free speakerphone, it's already one of the most fully featured units in Magellan's current lineup.
During our last Magellan GPS review--of the --we criticized the device for the awkward placement of its Micro-USB charging cable.
Magellan has fixed this on the 3065 by integrating the charger into the windshield mount.