this isn't a Pocket PC device, but we thought it worth of displaying it on our
Navigation systems should be heard not seen ---
the guiding principle behind the design of VCOM, the first display-free
voice navigation system. With VCOM, you never have to take your eyes off the
road or hands off the steering wheel, making for the safest possible driving
- Dimensions: 6" x 8" x 2".
Weighs less than one pound.
- Portable or hardwire configurations.
- A built-in GPS (Global Positioning System)
tracks position and provides next turn prompt.
- Turn-by-turn instructions.
- On-board spell check.
- Covers entire continental United States
(divided into 18 regions).
- 21 entry address book.
- Expert or Novice modes.
- Auto re-routing.
- Uses an unsynthesized, human voice.
- Last destination memory - start your next
trip from your last destination.
- Categories of common landmarks (gas
stations, ATMs, restaurants, hotels, rental car agencies, malls, golf
courses, etc.). Over one million points.
- Whole word commands: NO-TURN, I-AM-LOST,
REPEAT, WHERE-AM-I, etc.
- Remembers current destination and route even
if turned off then on again (e.g. when you get back on the road after
stopping for gas).
- Spell only the primary street name. No need
to spell prefix (South, West) or suffix (Street, Avenue, Boulevard).
- Points of interest - Disneyland, Los Angeles
International Airport (LAX), The White House, Tavern on the Green, Museum of
Modern Art, etc.
- Built-in, self-paced tutorial.