For boaters and watersports enthusiasts who want to run with the best, the rugged GPSMAP 78s features a 3-axis compass, barometric altimeter, crisp color mapping, high-sensitivity receiver, new molded rubber side grips, plus a microSD card slot for loading additional maps. GPSMAP 78s comes with built-in worldwide basemap, so you can navigate anywhere with ease. And, like the rest of the 78-series, 78s is IPX7 waterproof and even floats in water.
GPSMAP 78s has a built-in 3-axis tilt-compensated electronic compass, which shows your heading even when you're standing still, without holding it level. Its barometric altimeter tracks changes in pressure to pinpoint your precise altitude, and you can even use it to plot barometric pressure over time, which can help you keep an eye on changing weather conditions. With GPSMAP 78s you can share your waypoints, tracks, routes and geocaches wirelessly other compatible device users.
Now you can send the location of your favorite fishing spot to a friend to find. Just press "send" to transfer your information to similar units. With its high-sensitivity, WAAS-enabled GPS receiver and HotFix satellite prediction, GPSMAP 78s locates your position quickly and precisely and maintains its GPS location even in heavy cover and deep canyons. The advantage is clear whether youre in deep woods or just near tall buildings and trees, you can count on GPSMAP 78s to help you find your way when you need it the most. Adding more maps is easy with Garmin's wide array of detailed marine, topographic and road maps, available on microSD card.Conveniently plug in BlueChart® g2 preloaded cards for a great day on the water or City Navigator NT® map data for turn-by-turn routing on roads (see maps tab for compatible maps). The card slot is located inside the waterproof battery compartment, so you don't have to worry about getting it wet. GPSMAP 78s also supports BirdsEye Satellite Imagery (subscription required), that lets you download satellite images to your device and integrate them with your maps. In addition, the 78s is compatible with Custom Maps, free software that transforms paper and electronic maps into downloadable maps for your device. You've been busy exploring and now you want to store and analyze your activities. With a simple connection to your computer and to the Internet, you can get a detailed analysis of your activities and send tracks to your outdoor device using Garmin Connect. This one-stop site offers an activity table and allows you to view your activities on a map using Google Earth. Explore other routes uploaded by millions of Garmin Connect users and share your experiences on Twitter® and Facebook®.
Getting started is easy, so get out there, explore, and share. GPSMAP 78s supports geocaching GPX files for downloading geocaches and details straight to your unit.By going paperless, you're not only helping the environment but also improving efficiency. GPSMAP 78s stores and displays key information, including location, terrain, difficulty, hints and descriptions, which means no more manually entering coordinates and paper print outs! Simply upload the GPX file to your unit and start hunting for caches. Slim and lightweight, 78s is the perfect companion for all your outdoor pursuits. GPSMAP 78s: Colorful maps, durable design and buoyant everything a mariner needs. What's Included In The Box? The Garmin GPSMAP 78s ships with the following items included. Garmin 10.5 inch Lanyard.
Garmin USB PC Interface Cable. Here is a list of. Along with a few user tips. Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads): yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads). Electronic compass: yes (tilt-compensated, 3-axis).
Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos): yes. Sun and moon information: yes. Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest): yes. Unit-to-unit transfer (shares data wirelessly with similar units): yes. Garmin Connect compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data): yes.
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. Interface: high-speed USB and NMEA 0183 compatible. Ability to add maps: yes. Built-in memory: 1.7 GB. Accepts data cards: microSD card (not included). Track log: 10,000 points, 200 saved tracks.
2.6in x 6.0in x 1.2in (6.6 x 15.2 x 3.0 cm). 1.6in x 2.2in (4.1 x 5.6 cm); 2.6in diag (6.6 cm). 7.7 oz (218.3 g) with batteries. 2 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended. Bluechart g2 Vision Map Compatible.
Garmin Connect compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data). Turn right in 500 ft. Turn right ON ELM STREET in 500 ft.Speech recognition (navigate with voice commands). Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads). Auto sort multiple destinations (provides most direct route). Auto re-route (fast off-route and detour recalculation). Choice of route setup (faster time, shorter distance, off road). Route avoidance avoid highways, tolls etc. Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest).
Hands-free calling with Bluetooth® wireless technology. XM® Navtraffic (includes basic weather) & Radio for U. Feature (find closest hospitals, police & gas stations, nearest address & intersection). Car locator feature (marks position when removed from windshield mount).
Configurable vehicle icons (select car-shaped icons for map navigation). World travel clock, currency & measurement converter, calculator.Qwerty or ABC keyboard (choose keyboard layout). Data Services with Bluetooth Technology.
10,000 points, 200 saved tracks. Unit-to-unit transfer (shares data wirelessly with similar units). Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos). Supports AIS (tracks target ships' position).
Supports DSC (displays position data from DSC capable VHF radio). XM WX Weather & Radio for U. A-scope real time display of fish passing through transducer beam.
Whiteline (indicates hard or soft bottom). The item "Garmin GPSMAP 78s Marine Handheld GPS 010-00864-01 BRAND NEW" is in sale since Monday, October 26, 2015. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Outdoor Sports\Camping & Hiking\Hiking Gear\Compasses & GPS".
The seller is "gpscity" and is located in Las Vegas, Nevada. This item can be shipped worldwide.