What's Newâ€˘ New interface that makes it even easier to search for destinations and send them to your compatible nĂĽvi (See full description for compatible models)
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App DescriptionSmartphone Link works with select BluetoothÂ®-enabled 2013 nĂĽvi models, including:
â€˘ 2417 â€˘ 2517 â€˘ 2597
â€˘ 2467 â€˘ 2567 â€˘ 2797
â€˘ 2497 â€˘ 2577 â€˘ 3597 â€˘ RV 760
Smartphone Link allows you to connect a compatible Garmin nĂĽviÂ® and your iPhoneÂ®. Once linked, the nĂĽvi uses your existing mobile data plan* to share information with your iPhone, including contacts, search results, favorite locations, your driving destination, and even your parking spot. With Smartphone Link, your nĂĽvi can also access Garmin Live Services** for useful, real-time driving information.
Live Services for Real-Time Information
With Smartphone Link, your nĂĽvi can access Garmin Live Services for up-to-date â€śliveâ€ť information that can be useful while driving. Some services are free when you connect to Smartphone Link. Premium content and enhanced features are available through a one-time purchase. All information can be viewed within the app itself, on your iPhone.
Free Live Services include:
â€˘ Address sharing - Send locations and online search results from your phone to your nĂĽvi, and navigate there
â€˘ Weather - View forecasts and current conditions
â€˘ Dynamic Parking - Find parking close to your destination, including the number of spots available and current cost (free for North America)
â€˘ Last Mile - Remembers your parking spot and shows your destination, so you can find your way on foot and back again
Premium Live Services, available for a one-time*** purchase within the app, include:
â€˘ Garmin Live Traffic
Avoid delays and find detours with the best-in-class real-time information. Garmin Live Traffic is updated as often as every 2 minutes and receives more than 1,000 messages every update cycle
â€˘ photoLive traffic cameras**
Look up live photos from over 10,000 traffic cameras in the U.S. and Canada, to see traffic and weather conditions
â€˘ Advanced Weather**
View detailed forecasts, current conditions and animated radar images, plus receive severe weather alerts
* Contact your mobile service provider for more information about your service planâ€™s data and roaming rates.
** Restrictions apply. Not available in all areas. Subscriptions required.
*** See https://buy.garmin.com/shop/shop.do?pID=111441 for terms, conditions and limitations.
Note: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.
October 29, 2013 New version 1.6
September 26, 2013 New version 1.5.1
August 29, 2013 New version 1.5
April 30, 2013 New version 1.1
November 30, -0001 Initial Release