MT5001 5 inch Android Motorcycle GPS Navigation Waterproof IPX7 with WiFi, Bluethooth, FM

Discussion in 'GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me' started by ygal, May 1, 2017.

  1. pepetops

    pepetops Adventurer

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    It is interesting that on the page of the company that manufactures the device does not include any information about a new GPS 1 Mb RAM, as if it does in Aliexpress ... However, the performance so pathetic facing the Prolech's customer, from my point of view, makes it absolutely inadvisable to buy anything, be it 1 or 300 Gb of RAM

    Enviado desde mi ASUS_Z012D mediante Tapatalk
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  2. Mr. M

    Mr. M huh?

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    Well, that their business, not mine :)
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  3. connermacleod69

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    Hi,

    I recontacted all 4 email addresses on their website and I recieved an answer that they could send me the touchpanel for 8$.
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  4. Mr. M

    Mr. M huh?

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    Excellent.
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  6. AjAy2017

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    Hi There, i see that you show pics of the GoRider Excalibur as it is sold in the Netherlands. Please allow me to make some comments on this item.

    First: The Excalibur is build in the same factory as the MT5001 but is a completely different model. It is custom build for the GoRider Distributor.

    The start up screen is changed: [​IMG]
    The little Dot on the right side in the center has multiple functions:

    1. it shows the battery status and when you touch it the home, back etc buttons will appear.

    2. The navigation software used is CoPilot with lifetime free map updates of 345 country's.

    3. The brightness of the screen is better then the MT5001

    I have this GPS received a few days ago and will start using it soon. However the Autum weather in the Netherlands is not nice this time of year to drive my bike around, very wet, cold and windy.

    I wll post some more info later.
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  7. robxxx

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    I'm going to have to disagree with you on that first point. Looks like this is just a re-skined version of the one thats on Alibaba.......

    https://www.alibaba.com/product-det...l?spm=a2700.7724856.2017115.73.3905d3f7gcXwny

    The Go Rider website shows no prices, so I hope you did'nt pay too much?

    But lets have your review.
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  8. Mr. M

    Mr. M huh?

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    Correct, it's just the skin.
    Can you tell us if yours is already on Android 6?

    Cheers, Marten
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  9. ñakice

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    Hi, that's Ignacio from Spain. I was in doubt about purchasing the MT5001 and looking for some information in the web; not too much until met this page with your experience and management (with couraged disassembling)
    Just bought the MT and waiting for it in a few weeks. I told Cindy Wei from Prolech that heard somewhere (just here) that Android would be upgraded soon. She said it is shipped now with kitkat 4.4.2 and will send the upgrade to Android 6 when available.
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  10. ohgood

    ohgood Just givver tha berries !!!

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    android 6 , in which unit ? that's enough of a bump to get me to put my phone away !
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  11. ñakice

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    bought this one
    https://market.alibaba.com/snapshot...SW3S&contentId=7124914231&orderType=tadBuyNow

    The buy was subjected to Cindy answer and compromise:

    "Hi Ignacio,

    Thanks for your kind reply.
    Yes, our MT-500 will upgrade to Android 6.0 system soon, maybe not shipping with Android 6.0 this time, but we can send you files to update later, or you can buy some days later, ship out with map."

    Hopefully she will send it soon
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  12. ohgood

    ohgood Just givver tha berries !!!

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    thank you!
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