Pharos Science & Applications Drive 270 Automobile Portable GPS Navigator
Item No.
Mfg Part No.
Not Available

Product Information for Pharos Science & Applications Drive 270 Automobile Portable GPS Navigator

Highlights for Pharos Science & Applications Drive 270 Automobile Portable GPS Navigator

  • Form Factor:Mountable
  • Display Resolution:480 x 272

Marketing Information

The Pharos Drive 270 is the perfect choice for anyone looking for a very economical yet full-featured GPS navigation system. The Pharos Drive 270 has advanced voice guidance with street name and a large 5" easy-to-read display. It comes with the most advanced version navigation software and street-level maps for the United States and Canada preloaded on its internal memory. Everything you need to begin navigating is included. The bright touch screen display clearly shows your current position, direction of the next turn, lane guidance, remaining distance, and the estimated time to your destination. In addition, the Pharos Drive 270's spoken directions not only tell you the distance to and direction of your next turn, but also the name of the upcoming road so that you'll never have to wonder if you are making the correct turn. If you do miss a turn or make an intentional detour, the Pharos Drive 270 quickly and automatically recalculates a new route to help you reach your destination effortlessly. In addition, you can choose from three languages-English, Spanish, or French, for the on-screen displays. Pharos is the recognized GPS technology leader and you can feel confident that the Pharos Drive 270 is an excellent choice to suit your navigational needs.

General Information

  • Manufacturer Website Address:
  • Manufacturer: Pharos Science & Applications, Inc
  • Product Model: Drive 270
  • Product Name: Drive 270 Automobile Portable GPS Navigator
  • Brand Name: Pharos

I/O Expansions



  • Standard Memory: 64 MB RAM
  • Memory Technology: SDRAM
  • Memory Card Support: Secure Digital (SD) Card


Package Contents

  • Drive 270 Automobile Portable GPS Navigator
  • Car Mount
  • Car Charger
  • Manual CD
  • Quick Start Guide (QSG)
  • Warranty Card

Network & Communication

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight (Approximate): 6.88 oz
  • Form Factor: Mountable
  • Height: 0.58"
  • Width: 3.66"
  • Depth: 5.23"
  • DIN Size: Not Applicable

Power Description

  • Input Voltage: 5 V DC


  • Flash Memory Capacity: 2 GB

Processor & Chipset

  • Processor Speed: 400 MHz


  • Operating System: Windows CE .NET

Technical Information

  • Built-in Devices: Speaker
  • Antenna: Built-in
  • Connectivity Technology: Not Applicable
  • Features: Directional Alert
  • Navigation Instructions: Lane Assist
  • GPS Accuracy: 16.40 ft
  • Cold Start Time: 45 Second
  • Warm Start Time: 38 Second
  • Hot Start Time: 8 Second




Map & Routing


Battery Information

  • Battery Chemistry: Lithium Polymer (Li-Polymer)
  • Battery Rechargeable: Yes
  • Maximum Battery Run Time: 3 Hour



  • USB: Yes

Display & Graphics

  • Display Resolution: 480 x 272
  • Color Support: 16.7 Million Colors
  • Screen Size: 5"
  • Touchscreen: Yes
  • Display Form Factor: Fixed

General Information

  • Product Type: Automobile Portable GPS Navigator
  • Manufacturer Part Number: PDR270