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Old 12-04-2012, 08:52 AM   #13
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Originally Posted by jimrobinette View Post
Generally, the two state versions are on microSD or download and are limited in coverage to fit on the data card or make download more reasonable. The DVDs cover a larger area since they have more space available, but cost more since you get more coverage.

With the cards or downloads, they are tied to the card or unit, whereas with DVD you do not have that limitation.
Originally Posted by jimrobinette View Post
I haven't used the card or download version, but I'm betting the data/detail are the same, it is only a difference in delivery method.
I tend to agree.. unless Garmin introduced the 2 state versions at a different time than the "4 state" versions, in which case they might have employed a different philosophy or mapset available to them....

I hope somebody shows us a specific screen shot examples of my request above. And if you do, please specify if it was on a uSD card, download or DVD. Thanks.
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