TomTom offers a wide range of GPS devices for cars and motorcycles, it also provide software applications for Windows and Mac. TomTom GPS systems have complete street maps of the US and Canada and also have a fantastic feature TTST (text-to-speech technology) that offers voiced instructions on the road, which gives another reason to purchase TomTom GPS devices instead of others. During travel, the devices provide information by voice on the names of streets, upcoming turns, traffic, and the directions to take to reach a specified destination. With this technology, drivers can keep their eyes on the road all the time, and they will have a smooth traveling experience.
TomTom GPS is not only help peoples in finding their desired destinations in the very easiest way, but it can also be a fun companion. Users can customize their GPS devices by installing different voices according to their choice, which gives a better experience of voice guidance. “It is specially designed for automobiles and bikes”.
Various Products of TomTom:
TomTom offers various GPS devices for cars and bikes.
|For Cars||For Bikes|
|TomTom Go 52||TomTom Rider 550|
|TomTom Go 620||TomTom Rider 420|
|TomTom Go Comfort 6||TomTom Rider 50|
|TomTom Go 520||Rider 4GD00|
|Go Supreme and many more||Rider 400 and many more.|
TomTom is not only provides GPS devices, but it also offers several fitness devices.
- Fitness Tracker.
- Fitness Watches.
- Multisport Watches.
- TomTom Sports App.
- Heart Rate Training Programmers and others.
Features of TomTom:
Some standard features of the TomTom GPS device:
- Compatible with “Siri” and “Google voice”.
- Sleek design.
- Faster processor.
- Easy user interface.
- Sharp Graphics.
- Different variants are available.
- Vocal Guidance
- Supports Bluetooth
- Storage capacity
- Wide Screen Size
Are You Aware of The TomTom GPS Update?
TomTom GPS Device requires an update within a specific time. You have to keep your TomTom GPS Update with the latest version to take more advantages from your TomTom device. It offers some new features and covers more locations in every update; it also fixes some previous bugs which give you a better experience.
We always recommend you keep the latest version in your device to avoid unwanted situations such as new traffic rules, new street names, new turns and direction, and further speed limit, etc during traveling.
But Why does TomTom GPS Require Updates?
If you love traveling and plans for a new trip every day, but going with an outdated version of Map may affect your journey. As we all know, everyday new roads are constructed, traffic rules are updated, and street names can be changed, and new speed limits are there; that’s why you must keep your TomTom Map update with latest version.Tip: TomTom releases free updates within 90 days.
Steps To Install Map Update in the TomTom device.
Before installing TomTom Map Update, you have to understand about “TomTom Home” and “TomTom MyDrive Connect.”
TomTom Home is a software application (available for both OS Windows as well as Mac) specially designed to manage TomTom GPS devices through your PC. If you are a TomTom GPS user, then TomTom Home is a necessary tool for you. You have to install it to use the TomTom GPS device efficiently. TomTom Home allows you to access the latest TomTom software and services.
TomTom Home System Requirements:
|Windows 2000, XP, Vista, or higher||Mac OS X 10.5 or higher|
|Pentium III or higher processor.||500 MHz G3 processor or better is required|
|256 MB of RAM is required, 512 recommended||256MB RAM is required or 512 MB is required.|
|Internet connection (Broadband – DSL/cable/LAN) to download map updates other service services.||Internet connection (preferably broadband – DSL/Cable/LAN) to download map updates other service services.|
Note: Size of TomTom Home application is 20 MB. It require at least 50 MB disk space after installed.
Steps to Install TomTom Home:
Here we have listed straightforward steps to install TomTom Home.
Step 1:Open any browser of your choice.
Step 2:Navigate the TomTom Home official site.
Step 4:Click on Download according to your OS.
Step 5:Once it downloaded, open the download file and click on Install.
Step 6:Follow all the instructions; it may take a while to install, so don’t do other activities in your PC, which can interrupt the installation.
Step 7:You will get notified once the installation process finished.
TomTom MyDrive Connect:
TomTom MyDrive Connect is also a software application (available for both OS Windows as well as Mac) specially designed to manage TomTom GPS devices through your PC. If you are a TomTom GPS user, then TomTom Home is a must tool for you. You have to install it to use the TomTom GPS device efficiently. TomTom MyDrive connect allows you to access the latest TomTom software and services.
TomTom MyDrive System Requirements:
|Windows 7 or higher is required||Mac OS X 10.7 or higher|
|Duel Core or higher processor.||500 MHz G3 processor or better is required|
|Minimum 2 GB of RAM is required||Minimum 2 GB of RAM is required|
|Internet connection (Broadband – DSL/cable/LAN) to download map updates, other services.||Required a high speed internet connection to download map updates other service services.|
Steps to Install TomTom MyDrive Connect
Here we have listed elementary steps to install TomTom MyDrive connect.
Step 1: Open any browser of your choice (Chrome/Mozilla/IE).
Step 2: Navigate TomTom MyDrive official site.
Step 4: Click on “Download” according to your OS.
Step 5: Once the download finished, open the download file and click on “Install”.
Step 6: Follow all the instructions; it may take a while to install, so don’t do other activities in your pc, which can interrupt the installation.
Step 7: You will get notified once the installation process finished.
Now, Let’s Understand How to Update TomTom Map ?
I hope you have installed TomTom Home or TomTom MyDrive software by following the above-mentioned steps; if not, then please first install it.
Update TomTom GPS Map Using TomTom Home ➩
Follow these simple steps to install Map Updates in your TomTom device.
Step 1: Remove your TomTom device from your vehicle.
Step 2: Add your TomTom GPS device with your computer by using a USB cable.
Step 3: If it does check for updates automatically, click on “Check for updates.”
Step 4: If there is no update available, that means you already have the latest version or your device is updated.
Step 5: If any update is an available simple click on” Update my device.”
Step 6: It may take a while to install updates, so keep patience and don’t do other activities that can affect the updating process.
Step 7: After finishing the downloads. Install the updates.
Step 8: Once it is installed, click on “Done” and disconnect your device, and now it is ready for the next trip.
Update TomTom Map Using TomTom MyDrive connect:
Follow these simple steps to Install TomTom Map Update in your device.
Step 1: Remove your TomTom device from your vehicles.
Step 2: Attach your device to your computer using a USB cable.
Step 3: Now, login into your TomTom account by entering registered ‘Email’ & ‘Password’.
Step 4: If it does check for updates automatically, click on “Check for updates”.
Step 5: Click on “View Updates”.
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Trouble During Updates?
You may face various issues while updating TomTom GPS. Here we have mentioned some common issues which you may encounter while installing updates.
- Blank screen error.
- Screen Blinking.
- Corrupted Map.
- TomTom Error 443.
- TomTom Server busy.
- The navigation device is not connected to your PC.
- TomTom device fails to update.
- Not able to login to TomTom.
- TomTom storage Issue.
- System configuration error.
If you are facing any issue or getting an error message, you can reset your TomTom device. Follow the steps to reset TomTom Home.
Problem Solving Tips:
You may face some issues while updating TomTom Map; here, I have mentioned some suggestions which may help you to avoid TomTom Update failure.
- Kindly check that you have latest version of TomTom Home or MyDrive.
- Make sure that your device is correctly connected to your computer.
- Make sure that you have a stable and high-speed internet connection to install map updates.
- Make sure to allow the app permission to access the Internet.
- Check that you have enough space for Map update.
If these steps are not working, try to update it with another computer.
Note: We will suggest you use the Ethernet cable for a direct and stable connection between your computer and the Internet as it is more durable compared to wireless.
Still Confused ?
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