Magellan is the leading manufacturer of smart GPS devices in North America. It manufactures GPS devices for cars, motorcycles, RVs and commercial heavy vehicles.
At this point, as a Magellan GPS user, you know that a GPS device is fully dependent on the map installed in it. You cannot reach your destination by using an outdated map.
For updating the map on the Magellan device the company introduced an easy method. SmartGPS Eco Support is a website which makes it easy and fast to register all your RoadMate devices and keep it updated with the latest maps and drivers/software.
Whenever you connect your RoadMate with the computer and visit the website of smartGPSEco then it will prompt you to download a newer version of the map if it is available. It also shows all the latest software which are available for your device model.
Magellan GPS software:
Magellan GPS software or Magellan GPS drivers are tiny programs which help the GPS hardware to communicate with the OS of the device.
We recommend updating Magellan GPS software because it helps to prevent system crashes. It also helps in maximizing the system and hardware performance of the device.
When you use a corrupt or outdated Magellan GPS drivers then it can cause system crashes, errors and can even make your computer or device hardware to fail. If you have installed some wrong Magellan drivers then it can worsen these problems.
We recommend all our users that if you’re inexperienced in updating the Magellan GPS device drivers manually, then just visit the website and download the Magellan driver utility.
This is a free tool which helps in downloading and updating the accurate Magellan GPS driver automatically. It thus helps in protecting you against downloading and installing the wrong device drivers.
SmartGPS Eco and EasyGPS
Apart from the Magellan’s own SmartGPS Eco, there is some third-party software which Magellan GPS device supports. One of them is EasyGPS, which is an easy and fast method of downloading and uploading addresses, routes, waypoints and tracks between your computer and the Magellan GPS device.
You can use EasyGPS to organize and backup your GPS maps, data and loading new waypoints onto your GPS device. It makes going on the next hike or adventure quite easy and fun. It works with all the popular GPS devices and it is absolutely free.
Magellan GPS software update with SmartGPS Eco Support:
It is quite easy to update the Magellan GPS software with the SmartGPS Eco Support. Just follow the simple steps given below:
- First of all, Go to the website and search for the smartGPSEco.
- Then create a new account or login with the same email address and password which you used to login at the time of account creation.
- Afterwards, plug in your RoadMate device into the computer’s USB socket with the cable which was provided with the device.
- When you connect the GPS device with the computer then it will show you the list of available updates.
- Click on the update which you want to install in the device.
- Now, you’ll be driving your vehicle with the updated maps.
If you have any difficulty with the Roadmate update then you can ask in the comment section.