The GPS units nowadays tend to get closer to the MID and tablet segment, by incorporating tons of extra features. Car GPS navigator Explay PN-990 is an example of this trend, featuring a GSM module, a 5 inch TFT display and support for audio and video playback. Handsfree via Bluetooth is also supported on the device.

GSM-GPRS support is among the specs, as well as Navitel maps, with 2D and 3D representations of the surrounding landscape. Explay PN-990 comes with an ARM9 533 MHz CPU, 2GB built in memory, a memory card slot (SD/SDHC/MMC), embedded games, 48 GPS channels, USB 2.0 connectivity and a 1700 mAh Li-pol battery.

[via Mobile Review]

  • The GPS units nowadays tend to get closer to the MID and tablet segment.