Dash comes up with a brand new take on portable navigation. The Dash Express portable navigation system combines two-way Internet connectivity with GPS functionality, offering unparalleled performance in finding destinations and receiving accurate traffic updates in real time. Your subscription to the Dash Service gives you revolutionary features that make the Dash Express an exceptionally useful everyday driving travel companion.
The Dash Express features a bright 4.3" color display and an extremely simple interface just a menu button and a volume control. With Internet connectivity, you'll have access to unlimited points of interest for locating services, and you can view detailed maps of the entire United States in 2-D or 3-D mode. The Dash Express features text-to-speech voice prompts that announce the street name for your next turn.
The Dash Express wirelessly connects to the Dash Service through Wi-Fi and GPRS. The wide coverage area means you'll rarely be out of range, though download speeds may vary from place to place. The Dash Service offers access to a wealth of features, including:
TruTraffic: Dash shares live traffic information gathered anonymously from other Dash devices on the road through the Dash Driver Network. The Dash Express combines this data with historical and sensor-based input to show you traffic flow on up to three different routes so you can choose the best one.
Yahoo!® Local Search: You'll never have to worry about an antiquated points-of-interest database as you find services, restaurants, user ratings, gas prices, movie times, and more in your area using the latest information from Yahoo! and other sites you know and trust. You can customize your searches for the most accurate results in your area, and save the search results for future reference.
Send2Car: Adding points of interest or finding specialty services has never been so easy. Look up any location online, then send it wirelessly to the Dash Express without typing, scribbling, or synching. Send addresses wirelessly to the Dash Express from the MyDash website or find and create new search lists and categories. You can also create custom Saved Searches at home and send them to your car.
AutoUpdate: Dash updates your device with the latest software, features, and historical traffic information automatically and at no additional cost to you.
A free 3-month trial subscription to the Dash Service is included with your Dash Express purchase. The following subscription rates apply for the activated service:
- Purchase a 2-year prepaid plan for $9.99 a month
- Purchase a 1-year prepaid plan for $10.99 a month
- Purchase a month-to-month plan for $12.99 a month