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Offline Aircon

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Knew that would get a comment, "enhanced positioning technology" in tomtom speak.

how's it work!!??

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quote " .... uses positioning sensors to monitor your acceleration and direction & then estimates your current location"
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Offline dkabab

quote " .... uses positioning sensors to monitor your acceleration and direction & then estimates your current location"

does it freak out when you get to the other end of the tunnel much faster than anticipated.... or does it expect you to floor it with the windows down.

pretty good software.



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does it freak out when you get to the other end of the tunnel much faster than anticipated.... or does it expect you to floor it with the windows down.

pretty good software.

Have to say on one trip through the tunnel, traffic was nearly stopped at one point and it definitely had me at the exit before I was actually there, very quickly reset once I did exit.
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Offline Aircon

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Have to say on one trip through the tunnel, traffic was nearly stopped at one point and it definitely had me at the exit before I was actually there, very quickly reset once I did exit.

ok..that makes sense. that's what tomtom does on my mobile too.

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We have found in most Tunnels our Tom Tom XL One looses its signal, but on a tunnel last week (1.1 Miles) it kept it tracking fine. I believe there is a electronic smarts they fit in tunnels etc that the GPS can pick up and still track itself.



Offline Aircon

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We have found in most Tunnels our Tom Tom XL One looses its signal, but on a tunnel last week (1.1 Miles) it kept it tracking fine. I believe there is a electronic smarts they fit in tunnels etc that the GPS can pick up and still track itself.

cell towers?

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Offline Aircon

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Might be.  (That doesn't too much like smite me does it?)

well you've got a -1 for something!!!

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Offline waz356


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Have to say on one trip through the tunnel, traffic was nearly stopped at one point and it definitely had me at the exit before I was actually there, very quickly reset once I did exit.

I went through the tunnels this morning and it looks like it just estimated where I was by the speed I was going on entry - it was pretty close on exit. I also liked the warning as I approached a fixed speed camera.  :thumbsup:



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