traveler 137

  • Hands-on with the Pharos Traveler 137

    Hands-on with the Pharos Traveler 137


    There are phones with GPS and then there are GPS phones. The Pharos Traveler 137 is in the latter camp, a device designed to be a GPS unit and a phone in one. Pharos has been making mapping software and devices for years, mostly for a less commercial market, and their specific knowledge in what makes a good GPS device is quite important when looking at the 137. The 137 is a G.S.M. 3G phone with… Read More

  • Pharos Traveler 137: What the Garmin GPS phone should have been

    Pharos Traveler 137: What the Garmin GPS phone should have been


    I’m totes down with the Traveler 137, the latest GPS phone from Pharos. I’ve used their GPS devices for years now and this one looks like a worthy addition to the pack. Sadly, it’s a bit pricey: $599.95. It’s completely unlocked, though and runs on any GSM network. Read More