Review: Alpine PND-K3

CNET reviews the Alpine PND-K3 GPS unit.

Alpine continues its foray into the personal navigation market with the PND-K3, following up on its previous Blackbird models. CNET's Bonnie Cha reviews the PND-K3 and finds a big improvement over those previous efforts. Top features include text-to-speech and lane guidance, and the new model has a nice interface. But the device comes out of the gate with a high list price, and Bonnie wasn't too impressed with the battery life.

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About the author

Wayne Cunningham reviews cars and writes about automotive technology for CNET. Prior to the Car Tech beat, he covered spyware, Web building technologies, and computer hardware. He began covering technology and the Web in 1994 as an editor of The Net magazine. He's also the author of "Vaporware," a novel that's available as a Nook e-book.


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