What voice languages are compatible with voice activated navigation?

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03/05/2014

Voice-activated navigation is a feature on some Garmin devices that allows you to use the device by speaking voice commands. A list of compatible devices can be found at the bottom of this article.

Please note the text and voice language settings on the device must be the same as the language you'll be using with voice command. The selected voice language must also be one that supports text-to-speech.

The full list of languages which are compatible with speech recognition on compatible devices is as follows:

  • American English
  • British English
  • Australian English
  • Canadian French
  • European French
  • Italian
  • German
  • American Spanish
  • European Spanish
  • Dutch
  • Swedish
  • Danish
  • Finnish
  • Russian
  • Mandarin Chinese

The following devices offer voice recognition:

  • nuvi 800 series
  • nuvi 805 series
  • nuvi 2360
  • nuvi 2370
  • nuvi 2460
  • nuvi 2495
  • nuvi 2497
  • nuvi 2498
  • nuvi 2595
  • nuvi 2577
  • nuvi 2597
  • nuvi 2598
  • nuvi 2797
  • nuvi 2798
  • nuvi 3490
  • nuvi 3590
  • nuvi 3597
  • nuvi 3598
  • nuvi 3790
  • Camper/RV 760
  • dezl 760
  • LIVE 2390

For complete instructions on how to change language settings and how to access voice command on your specific device, please refer to the device's owner's manual. The owner's manual for your device may be found on our website at the following link:  https://support.garmin.com/support/manuals/searchManuals.htm?refresh=true

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