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Garmin, known for their GPS devices, announced the Nüvifone a few days ago. It’s basically a phone with integrated GPS or the other way around. I think this is an inevitable change of route for their products. There will surely be a market also for stand alone GPS devices in the future, but I think that will be niche markets. People don’t want to lug around two or more devices when there are converged devices that do the job equally good or even better.

Update: Engadget got the opportunity to get a closer look at a prototype.

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