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    Default Garmin 255 uk, tts

    Hi everyone, new to this site so not too sure where to post this question.

    Been doing a search to see if i could add TTS to my garmin 255, the american version seems to have it, but for some reason the uk one doesnt.

    Can i somehow get my uk one to talk the street names to me?

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    The 255W doesn't have TTS when sold in Europe or US.
    Only the Asian Units have TTS and are able to proounce it.
    So even when you get a TTS voice for your unit, as long there is European/US Firmware on it, no TTS. Only when flashing to an Asian Firmware

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    It's about small 255, not wide version. According to Garmin US specifications 255 has TTS, Asian versions haven't.
    Thanks, Kanopus

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    Yes thats right, its the 255 not the 255W.
    I Thought as the American one has TTS, then it wouldnt be a big job to add TTS function to the UK one, but i have Google for ages and cant figure it out!

 

 

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