Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT

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Regular Price: R4,299.00

Special Price: R3,299.00

Quick Overview

Premium GPS Navigator with Smart Features

The Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT features a sleek metal case and powered magnetic mount with a 5-inch capacitive touchscreen with pinch-to-zoom display as well as driver awareness alerts. DriveLuxe 50LMT includes the latest in driver awareness features, you’re alerted of dangerous curves, speed zone changes, railroad crossings and more! Plus, a fatigue warning7 suggests a break after hours 2 hours of driving, identifying potential rest areas ahead. With Bluetooth hands-free calling3, voice-activated navigation, and onscreen smart notifications4 (calls, texts and other app alerts) the DriveLuxe 50LMT allows drivers to keep their hands on the steering wheel and encourages safer driving.

•    Premium 5-inch auto navigator with powered magnetic mount and sleek metal design
•    Detailed maps of Southern Africa with free lifetime1 map updates and lifetime traffic2
•    Bluetooth hands-free calling3 and voice-activated navigation
•    Driver alerts for increased awareness, including upcoming sharp curves, school zones, speed changes and more!
•    Customisable smartphone notifications4 let you display calls, texts and other app alerts on the GPS display

Drive LUXE

The Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT’s new powered magnetic mounting solution reduces visual clutter in the vehicle and makes removing and mounting the device easier than ever. Simply bring the device close to the mount, and the magnets located in the device and on the mount will latch on and align the unit perfectly.

Helpful Driver Alerts For Your Daily Commute
Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT GPS navigator provides driver alerts to encourage safer driving and increase situational awareness. Warnings include alerts for sharp curves, speed changes, railroad crossings, animal crossings and more! Additionally, Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT notifies you when driving the wrong way on a one-way street and sends warnings for nearby school zones. Receive alerts for nearby red light and safety cameras5 and be prepared for sudden halts in traffic with upcoming traffic jam6 alerts. For longer drives, a fatigue warning7 suggests break times and potential rest areas after hours of driving. The Up Ahead feature lets you easily see places up ahead and milestones along your route, without leaving the map view.


Talk To Garmin Driveluxe
Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT offers you the option of convenient voice-activated navigation.  Control Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT with your voice, while your hands remain safely on the wheel.

Extensive Smart Features
Sync a Bluetooth-enabled device, such as your smartphone, to Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT for hands-free calling, and receive smart notifications on the display. Receive calls, text messages and calendar reminders without ever removing your hands from the steering wheel to reach for your phone. Stay focused on your drive ahead while staying connected with customisable smart notifications that conveniently appear right on your navigation display.


For real-time information such as weather and traffic conditions, download Smartphone Link8 mobile app, which connects your Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT GPS navigator with your compatible smartphone.

Free Lifetime Traffic Avoidance
Garmin traffic gives details about the situation, such as how many minutes of delay to expect and if there are any possible time-saving detours. It can even confirm whether or not you are on the fastest route. Lifetime traffic entitles your Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT to receive Free Traffic Information for its useful life, with no ads and no subscription fees — no smartphone needed!

Guidance Using Recognisable Landmarks
Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT display redefines “spoken turn-by-turn directions” with Garmin Real Directions, easy-to-understand driving directions that guide like a friend, using recognisable landmarks, buildings and traffic lights (e.g., “Turn right after the red building” or “Turn left after the QT”). It’s preloaded with millions more new and popular places, thanks to Foursquare.

Find Exactly Where You Need To Go
The Direct Access feature simplifies navigating to select complex destinations, like airports and shopping malls, by finding a place within a larger location. Direct Access even navigates through parking lots to find the entrance nearest your destination. When navigating to the mall, Direct Access gives additional location information for specific retail stores inside. For example, “Arriving at Woodfield Mall.  Anthropologie is inside, on the upper level.”

Easier To Search, Quicker To Find
Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT display has a search field that makes it easy to find addresses and millions of POIs. Simply enter a category (like “pizza”), an entire address (“36 Langwa, Strijdom Park, SA”) or a proper name (“NavWorld”), and Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT display quickly returns your results. In case of a misspelling, Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT provides multiple search results that sound similar to what you’ve entered.

Add An Additional Camera To Your Drive
For a complete navigation solution, Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT pairs with the BC 30 wireless backup camera (sold separately; professional installation recommended). Once connected, you can easily see vehicles, pedestrians and other obstacles right on the Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT’s display, as you move in reverse.

One-Stop Device Management
Use Garmin Express to keep your Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT up to date. Garmin Express makes it easy to update maps and software, transfer favourites to and from devices and install free custom vehicles and voices.

The quality of map data can make all the difference between finding your destination and getting lost. High-quality HERE map data enables your Garmin device to provide you with the information you need, when you need it most, reducing the frustrations of driving by avoiding delays and cutting down the time you spend in the car.

¹Lifetime Maps Terms & Conditions
²Lifetime Traffic Terms & Conditions
³Requires Bluetooth-enabled smartphone (sold separately). See Garmin.com/ble.
4To receive smart notifications on your navigator, you must download the free Smartphone Link app. User’s data plan charges, if any, will apply. Requires Bluetooth-enabled smartphone (sold separately). 
5Red light and speed camera warnings are not available in all regions
6Requires users to be driving faster than 60 MPH while approaching slow or stopped traffic.
7The fatigue warning activates after longer periods of consecutive driving without any long stops along the route.
8User’s data plan charges, if any, will apply. Subscription may be required.

Bluetooth is owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. Foursquare and the Foursquare logos are registered trademarks of Foursquare Labs, Inc. HD is a proprietary trademark of iBiquity Digital Corporation.


Name Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT
SKU 010-01531-4A
In the box Garmin DriveLuxe 50LMT, Lifetime maps and traffic (indicated by “LMT” after model number on the box), Lifetime traffic antenna/vehicle power cable, Vehicle suction cup mount, USB cable, Quick start manual
Price R4,299.00
Physical dimensions 14.1 x 8.02 x 1.58 cm
Display size, WxH 11.1 x 6.6 cm; 5.1" diag (12.9 cm)
Display resolution, WxH 800 x 480 pixels
Display type Multi-touch, glass, dual-orientation, WVGA color TFT with white backlight
Weight 231.0000
Battery Rechargeable lithium-ion
High-sensitivity receiver Yes
Preloaded street maps Yes
Includes lifetime map updates Yes
nüMaps Guarantee Yes
Built-in memory Internal solid state
Accepts data cards microSD card (not included)
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest) Yes
Waypoints/favorites/locations 1,000
Garmin Connect™ compatible No
Driver Awareness (alerts to encourage safer driving and increase situational awareness) Yes
Speaks street names (e.g. "Turn right ON ELM STREET in 500 ft.") Yes
Voice-activated navigation (operate device with spoken commands) Yes
Traffic compatible (routes around traffic with a receiver and subscription) Yes
Lifetime traffic updates (receive free lifetime traffic updates) Yes
Lane assist (guides to proper lane for navigation) Yes
Junction view (displays junction signs) Yes
Route avoidance (avoid highways, tolls etc.) Yes
Speed limit indicator (displays speed limit for most major roads) Yes
View upcoming points of interest along route Yes
  • Trip planner:  Yes
  • Trip log:  Yes
  • Powered magnetic mount:  Yes
  • Garmin Real Directions landmark guidance:  Yes
  • Foursquare POIs:  Yes  
  • Smart notifications:  Yes

This USB mass storage device is compatible with Windows XP or newer and Mac OS X 10.4 or later.

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