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Magellan GPS Accuracy Better Than Three Meters With New Product Upgrades


WAAS Capabilities Now Available in MAP 330TM, MAP 330MTM & MAP 330XTM

Santa Clara, Calif.   (May 21, 2001) Magellan Corporation, originators of the first GPS handheld, announced today its first shipment of upgraded GPS receivers offering accuracy of better than three meters. Selected Magellan handhelds now feature Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) technology that improves positioning accuracy. Factory-installed WAAS capabilities are available in the MAP 330MTM and the MAP 330TM, which is also contained in the MAP 330XTMbundled package. At no additional cost, customers who previously purchased these products can upgrade their receivers to obtain this improved level of accuracy by downloading free software from http://www.magellangps.com.