Sat navs are sometimes dismissed as old technology, but they do offer substantial advantages over just using your smartphone for directions.
Sat navs keep your hands free while driving and removed from any temptation to fiddle with your smartphone even when it is mounted, and prevents apps from interrupting or distracting from route guidance.
And the best sat navs will also have added speed camera data and live traffic updates to keep you up to speed on your journey.
Almost 50 per cent of people use a sat nav of some kind and new regulation is set to encourage people to learn how to safely use a sat nav as part of their driving test… More at The Telegraph.
A technology I once found to be one of the most useful and it still is, but why would you not use your phone instead?