If you are a Progressive customer and would like to try Snapshot, you can call us or log in to enroll in Snapshot with a plug-in device. The Snapshot Mobile app is only available for new customers at the time they purchase their policy.
7 Tips for How to Drive With The Progressive Snapshot Device. April 25, 2014. I recently switched my family’s car insurance from Geico to Progressive. First of all, I really like the snarky Flo a lot more than the gecko. Second, the rate they offered me was more than $50 cheaper.
Take it easy on your braking. Come to a slow stop. If the beeping is annoying, call Progressive and they can shut it off remotely.
The Snapshot device continuously streams your vehicle’s data to Progressive’s servers while driving. For my device, it has a quad-band GSM module ( datasheet ), which makes sense considering Progressive inked a deal with AT&T to provide data service for it.
Progressive's Snapshot expects you to use this mentality, since it beeps at you for braking hard. My wife has always been a stickler for the rules, so she tends to slam on the brakes a bit more when a light turns yellow.
Progressive Snapshot is the latest program to be unleashed from the insurance juggernaut’s formidable discount arsenal. Of course, this is much more than a typical discount, it’s a physical device you install in your car that may lead to discounts.