AvMap Geosat 6 ‘Drive Safe’ with alcohol tester

Jun 6, 2008
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AvMap Geosat 6 ‘Drive Safe’ with alcohol tester

Sat-Nav specialists AvMap have announced their latest standalone GPS, the Geosat 6 Drive Safe, which can not only guide you but chide you if you've drunk too much.  Fitted with an alcohol sensor, users simply blow onto the device to get a reading and advice as to whether they're safe to drive or not.  Input is all courtesy of the 4.8-inch wide-aspect touchscreen, with spoken guidance prompts and Bluetooth for using the Geosat 6 as a mobile phone hands-free.

AvMap Geosat 6 Drive Safe GPS

Originally only available as part of a Peugeot promotion in Italy, the Geosat 6 is now on general sale in Europe.  In addition to the alcohol sensor, it also has a "smart magnetic mount" which, when rotated, automatically switches the display from portrait to landscape.  An SD card slot allwos for extra mapping and media to be loaded.

Measuring 133.6 x 83.4 x 21mm and weighing 270g, the AvMap Geosat 6 Drive Safe is available later this month, priced at around €450 ($702).  It uses TeleAtlas mapping data.

[via NaviGadget]


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