It gives you a 3-axis compass, barometric altimeter, color mapping and a high-sensitivity GPS receiver, along with rubber side grips and a microSD card slot for loading additional maps. With the built-in worldwide basemap, you can go anywhere you need to go. And, the GPSMAP 78s is IPX7 waterproof. All the data you need.
The GPSMAP 78s will always tell you exactly where you are. It is equipped with a 3-axis tilt-compensated compass, which always shows your heading even if you arent standing still or holding it level. And the barometric altimeter uses pressure changes to give you your precise altitude.You can use it to plot barometric pressure over time, which helps you anticipate weather changes. Your GPSMAP 78s allows you to share waypoints, tracks, geocaches and routes wirelessly with other compatible Garmin devices. Just press send to transfer your information to your friends. GPSMAP 78s has a high-sensitivity WAAS-enabled GPS receiver and HotFix satellite prediction to determine your location quickly and accurately, no matter your surrounding terrain. With Garmins collection of detailed topographic, marine and road maps, available on a microSD card you can easily add and customize your maps. If youre hitting the water, just insert BlueChart g2 preloaded cards. And if youre preparing for a road trip, City Navigator NT map data provides turn-by-turn directions. GPSMAP 78s supports subscription-based BirdsEye Satellite Imagery, which integrates satellite images with your maps. And, GPSMAP 78s is compatible with the free software Custom Maps, which transforms paper and electronic maps into downloadable files.
All your data in one place. With a connection to your computer and the internet, you can get detailed analysis of your activities, and send tracks to your outdoor device with Garmin Connect. Youll get activity tables and a chance to see your activities on a Google Earth map. You can explore routes uploaded by millions of Garmin Connect users, and share your experience on Twitter and Facebook.
Your GPSMAP 78s can download geocaching GPX files. Your device stores and displays key details, including terrain, location, difficulty, hints and descriptions.You wont need any more printouts or manually-entered coordinates. Just upload the GPX file to your unit and start hunting. Unit dimensions, WxHxD: 2.6" x 6.0" x 1.2" (6.6 x 15.2 x 3.0 cm) Display size, WxH: 1.6" x 2.2" (4.1 x 5.6 cm); 2.6" diag (6.6 cm) Display resolution, WxH: 160 x 240 pixels Display type: transflective, 65-K color TFT Weight: 7.7 oz (218.3 g) with batteries Battery: 2 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended Battery life: 20 hours Waterproof: yes (IPX7) Floats: yes High-sensitivity receiver: yes Interface: high-speed USB and NMEA 0183 compatible.
Basemap: yes Ability to add maps: yes Built-in memory: 1.7 GB Accepts data cards: microSD card (not included) Waypoints/favorites/locations: 2000 Routes: 200 Track log: 10,000 points, 200 saved tracks. Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads): yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads) Electronic compass: yes (tilt-compensated, 3-axis) Touchscreen: no Barometric altimeter: yes Camera: no Geocaching-friendly: yes (paperless) Custom maps compatible: yes Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos): yes Outdoor GPS games: no Hunt/fish calendar: yes Sun and moon information: yes Tide tables: yes Area calculation: yes Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest): yes Unit-to-unit transfer (shares data wirelessly with similar units): yes Picture viewer: no Garmin Connect compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data): yes. All of our items are US models. (Garmin - 1yr, Midland refurbished - 90 day, Humminbird, Lowrance - 1 to 3 yr depending on a product). USA - 48 states - Free Ground/(Flat rate).Item ships from USA, CA. The item "GARMIN GPSMAP 78s Marine-friendly Handheld GPS Receiver 010-00864-01 NEW" is in sale since Friday, September 20, 2013. This item is in the category "Consumer Electronics\Vehicle Electronics & GPS\GPS Units". The seller is "vikusi" and is located in GPS warehouse.
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