Mark Percival

Helpful votes received on reviews: 90% (26 of 29)
Location: England
Birthday: 23 May


Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,493,421 - Total Helpful Votes: 26 of 29
Garmin Nuvi 1690 Traffic Satellite Navigation Syst&hellip by Garmin
24 of 27 people found the following review helpful
I have sold my Tomtom 940live due to being severly disappointed with it's performance. It cannot navigate in London - constantly losing it's whereabouts and replanning the route or displaying you in a different street to what you actually on; the garmin is near perfect by comparison. Also, the 940 live constantly dropped the bluetooth between it and my nokia phone - so I had to run a seperate bluetooth hands free kit. The voice command on the 940 live is practically unuasable. Also, Tomtom only give you 3 months 'live' subscription, whereas Garmin gave me 12 months.

One thing I have noticed with live services , both on Tomtom and Garmin - is that they are regularly out of date -… Read more
Freefall by Tom Read
Freefall by Tom Read
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
Tom Read manages to show just how fragile life can really be. He leads the life that every boy child dreams of - being a member of the SAS, but at the same time brings home the reality of what life is really like when your not "outside looking in" - and your actually there "doing it".
This is just a story about a human being and his daily life, but with immense depth to thought processes and emotions - sounds potentially boring, but I couldn't put it down. I think the reason is that you know it's so real and could happen to anyone; indeed - there are lots of things in there that I can draw a parrallel to, and thought processes that I too have had - but have… Read more