Magellan, a leader of innovative GPS devices for vehicles, fitness, outdoor and mobile navigation, today announced its new 7-inch RV GPS, the Magellan® RoadMate® RV9365T-LMB navigator. The model provides Magellan’s leading safety, convenience and trip-planning features as well as additional RV-friendly functions for drivers of RVs and towing vehicles.
“The ideal travel companion for drivers of Motorhome Classes and those who tow other recreational vehicles such as fifth-wheels or boats, the Magellan RoadMate RV9365T-LMB helps when planning trips and promotes safety while on-the-road,” said Stig Pedersen, associate vice president of product management for Magellan. “The RV9365T-LMB features customizable routes per your RV profile, pre-loaded RV specific points of interest such as the Good Sam Campground Directory, AAA TourBook® Guide, and RV Dump stations, plus premium safety features that optimize your RVing experience.”
RV Specific Features
Driving an RV or towing any size recreational vehicle can be very challenging on today’s crowded roadways. The Magellan RoadMate RV9365T-LMB gives RVers the best navigational tools and features for the safest journey. Pre-loaded valuable RV travel resources include:
• Vehicle Profile - Customizable RV routes based on your vehicle type, dimensions and additional driving preferences to avoid low and narrow bridges, unpaved roads and more.
• Good Sam RV Travel Guide & Campground Directory - Comprehensive private and public campground information including Wi-Fi, pets welcome, big rig friendly, and their exclusive Triple Rating System.
• Exclusive AAA TourBook® Guide - The exclusive built-in AAA TourBook® guide provides ratings and descriptions on AAA recommended places to play, event calendar, and more.
• RV Dump Station POIs - When RVs Have to Go! The exclusive SaniDump / RV Dump Station POIs provide a comprehensive directory that helps RVers find Fee or Free RV dump locations to empty their gray water and black holding tanks.
• Fuel Station POIs - Easily locate diesel or gas fuel stations while on the road.
• Geotag Navigation - No address needed! Simply input Geotag (Latitude / Longitude) information and navigate to your desired location.
RV Safe Navigation Tools
The Magellan RoadMate RV9365T-LMB GPS navigator includes many of Magellan’s latest high-end features to make navigation safer and easier.
• Junction View and Lane Assist - Realistic images of freeway signs and arrows guide you to the correct lane to make driving easier, safer and less stressful.
• Landmark Guidance - Conveniently receive directions using landmarks as your guide, for example you might hear “in 300ft, turn right at the 76 Gas Station,” making it a more intuitive way to navigate.
• Speed Limit Warnings - Receive customizable alerts to manage your speed along your route.
• Traffic Camera Alerts by PhantomALERT - Drive safer and ticket-free. Receive audible and visual warnings of red light and speed cameras along your route, provided by PhantomALERT.
• Next Two-Turn visibility - Be prepared when approaching the next turning location with valuable information about which lane to stay in or enter.
• Wireless Back-up Camera Compatibility Converts the RV9365T-LMB into a rear-view monitor for peace-of-mind while backing up or parking ($149.99 MSRP).
Navigate Easy On The Road
• OneTouch™ Favorites Menu - Find your favorite Travel Centers, gas stations and more in any city with a single touch. Easily create shortcuts to your favorite destinations and previous searches with personalized bookmarks so you can quickly find them anywhere you travel.
• Hands-Free Calling via Bluetooth® - Bluetooth connectivity turns your GPS device into a hands-free speakerphone.
• Highway Exit POIs - Find gas stations, rest stops, food, or lodging near upcoming highway exits.
• Personalized On-map POIs Always know what’s ahead while driving with on-map POI icons that you can select and personalize, such as gas stations, rest areas, attractions and much more.
• Free Real-Time Traffic Alerts - Avoid traffic jams and delays before you are in them. No hidden fees or subscriptions, ever.
• Free Lifetime Map Updates Drive confident knowing you have the most up-to-date maps and points of interest.
The Magellan RoadMate RV9365T-LMB will be available in early August through Magellan's consumer electronics and online partners including Camping World and Amazon.com for $349.99 (MSRP).
Headquartered in Santa Clara, CA, MiTAC Digital Corporation, manufacturer of the Magellan (magellangps.com) brand of portable GPS navigation devices, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of MiTAC International Corporation. Magellan, the industry leader for innovative GPS navigation devices since 1986, features a new cloud-based “Smart Ecosystem” on the Magellan SmartGPS (magellangps.com/SmartGPS) and SmartGPS mobile apps, redefining vehicle navigation with location-relevant social media and content integrated directly onto a navigation map.
Magellan globally markets the award-winning Magellan® SmartGPS; RoadMate® series for autos, RVs, fleet and commercial vehicles; the eXplorist® PRO for mobile GIS applications and field data collection; the eXplorist® outdoor series for hunting, fishing, hiking, marine and geocaching; Magellan Fitness Switch™ series of crossover GPS watches; and, mobile apps and accessories for smartphones.