Mr. P. R. Allen

"Belfast-Biker"
 
Helpful votes received on reviews: 90% (44 of 49)
Location: Belfast, Ireland
In My Own Words:
33yo fitness geek into cycling, running, weight training, hiking, swimming.... Likes Darkroom Photography, electronic gadgetry, motorbikes, movies...
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 39,985 - Total Helpful Votes: 44 of 49
Garmin eTrex 20 Handheld GPS with TOPO UK and Irel&hellip by Garmin
If you're used to smartphone routable maps, this will disappoint. hugely.

Bougt the one with topo maps. They're maps, but you simply cannot enter an address and have it route you there. If you use POI's or pointing to somewhere the map it WILL route, but it's so GOD-AWFUL slow. None of this was clear in advance. You can route better with the city navigator maps, but I hear they're slow as sh1t too.

Compare this with google maps routing, which is virtually instant.

If you're considering this device, buy a downloadable/routable-map app for your smartphone instead and hook up an external battery. Something like TomTom or Copilot, which I'm choosing… Read more
Philips Sonicare HX9172/10 FlexCare Platinum Recha&hellip by Philips Sonicare
4.0 out of 5 stars No adaptor? Stupid., 5 July 2014
Great toothbrush. Lost a mark for sanitiser being unusable out of the box, and unable to charger right away, as there's no damned adaptor supplied to plug it into the only socket I have in this house.

Seriously guys, if you'd told me at the start i'd have happily bought one at the same time.... Way to piss customers off.
Road [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Liam Neeson
Road [DVD] DVD ~ Liam Neeson
10 of 10 people found the following review helpful
Towards the end, I was actually shaking with emotion. I needed to cry uncontrollably, and was fighting to hold onto some degree of composure. Even if you're not into road racing, it's utterly enthralling.

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