Rand McNally RV Tablet 80 Review

1.1 Rand McNally RV Tablet 80


One of the first aspects you’ll notice is the large 8 inch color display that is easy to read in larger vehicles.

You will appreciate being able to choose from three views on the display, along with its touchscreen functionality that makes it easy to navigate through the extensive menu.

It comes with a lifetime of free map updates that include all of the information you need to make your trip go smoothly.

The Rand McNally tablet can be easily customized to fit your driving preferences and will even give you a choice of possible routes.



While this GPS tablet is Wi-Fi enabled it does not come with bluetooth capabilities. Even though this would be a nice feature to have it does not affect the award winning navigation and performance capabilities of the device.

There have been mentions that it can take awhile to set the GPS tablet up. This is usually due to the large number of options and functions that consumers can choose from to ensure the route is the best one for their large vehicle.


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Main features explained


One of the main advantages of this RV GPS tablet from Rand McNally is its large 8 inch color display. It is designed to be easy to see in large vehicles, even in low or bright sunlight thanks to its amazing contrast. It also comes with a windshield and magnetic mount that are easy to install. The magnetic mount also makes it easy to remove the tablet for convenient storage.

1.2 Rand McNally RV Tablet 80

You will appreciate how easy it is to navigate through the menu, especially when you are first setting the tablet up. The touchscreen allows you to simply tap the display for the function you need so you don’t have to spend time scrolling through all of the available options. The display also allows you to choose between three map views “north up” , “heading up” and “3D” so you can easily read the directions. This is always an advantage, especially if you can’t hear the audible alerts.


With a lifetime of free map updates you will always know the best route to take in your large recreational vehicle. Not only will you be up to date on road closures and openings, but also changes in speed limits and the current cost of any tolls. It also comes preloaded with a list of RV friendly campsites, service stations and nearby restaurants, along with millions of possible points of interest. Not only will this ensure you know where you can safely park your RV, it will also make sure that you get to experience all of the fun and interesting sights along the way.


Once you have the starting and ending points programmed in you can choose between a primary or alternative route. Not only do you get to choose the route the you prefer, you can customize the GPS tablet to only show the ones that meet your personal preferences. You can also program the unit to ensure that you can get back to your campsite or add a favorite shortcut to use a later date.


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