Gadget of the Day – Medion Go PAL 205

We mainly like to busy ourselves with shiny and expensive objects that turn people’s heads and make them walk into lampposts. But sometimes our

We mainly like to busy ourselves with shiny and expensive objects that turn people’s heads and make them walk into lampposts. But sometimes our inner tighwad wins out, and compels us to inform you of value-mad gadgets like this Medion sat-nav.The Go PAL 205 is, as you can see, a drab little thing with about as much personality as your dead-eyed Second Life avatar. But until Easter Monday, Tesco is practically throwing them away for £60.Got a brother who’s demanding in-car GPS for his birthday? Here’s his present. It won’t wow him with traffic updates or MP3 functionality, but all the basic bases are covered: there’s a 2.8in screen, maps of the UK & Ireland and plenty of POIs. Tesco’s website is sold out, though, so you’ll have to endure the shame of asking for it over the counter. Well, it’s no worse than having to buy your sister the Mika album.

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Medion Go PAL 205 Price: £60 On sale: Now Contact: Tesco Related stories: Gadget of the Day – Magellan Maestro 4050