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Garmin GPSMAP 440s

$437.00 to $1,032.00



Offshore fishermen and boaters will gravitate toward this sleek, space-saving chartplotter. The GPSMAP 440 features preloaded detailed maps for the U.S. coast as well as an ultra-bright 4” QVGA display; built-in, satellite-enhanced worldwide basemap and simplified user operation.

Manufacturer:Garmin Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN010-00516-44
GPS Type   Marine
Form FactorFixed
Map capabilities   Internal, Map cartridges / Data cards
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled, EGNOS enabled
Input Method   Keypad
Receiver Type12 Channels
Screen Size4 in.
Display Size2.4 in. x 3.2 in.
Display TypeLCD Display
Resolutions240 X 320
Marine FeaturesTide Prediction, Split Screen, Water Temp. Sensor, Depth Display, Chart Plotter, Sonar / Sounder, MOB (Man Over Board)
Audible Features   Anchor Alarm, Arrival Alarm, Clock Alarm, Accuracy Alarm, Fish Alarm, Shallow/Deep Alarm, Low Battary/Voltage Alarm, Water Temperature Alarm
Trip calculator   Route Recalculation, Trip Timers, Points-of-Interest (POI)
Included Software/Maps   Marine Cartography
PC InterfaceNMEA-0183
Environmental ProtectionIPX7 Waterproof Standard
Expansion Slot TypeSD (Secure Digital) Card Slot
AntennaBuilt-in, External Antenna Hookup
Accuisition Time - Cold45 sec
Accuisition Time - Initial Time15 sec
Update rate1 per second, continuous
Waypoints   1500
Warranty1 Year
Width5.7 in.
Depth2.7 in.
Height5 in.
Weight1.3 lb.
Family LineGarmin GPSMAP
UPC753759065836


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garmin, gpsmap, 440s,

Nextar X3B

$97.00 to $230.00



The Nextar GPS X3B mobile navigation system assures that your days of getting lost are over! Finding an address or any of 1.6 million points of interest such as the nearest gas station or restaurant is a snap anywhere in the U.S. or Canada. Just enter information in the X3B's 3.5 inch touch screen and let the voice prompt and detailed map guide you to the destination. With the latest TTS (Text to Speech) function, street names are clrearly pronounced in English. The X3B's built in MP3 player will entertain you with your favorite tunes while en route. Just copy your favorite play list onto an SD card and insert into the slot. The X3B moves easily from car to car using the convenient vent mount. A recharageable lithium ion battery assures that the unit stays active. Other features of the X3B include built-in maps of the 50 United States and Canada, 1GB built in Flash Memory.Minimize

Manufacturer:Nextar Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesPDA FeaturesBatteryWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPNX3B
GPS Type   Automobile
Form FactorFixed
Map capabilities   Internal, Map cartridges / Data cards
Input Method   Touch Screen
Display TypeLCD TFT Display
Special Features   Address Book, MP3 Player, JPEG Image Viewer, 3D Map View
Audible Features   Voice Navigation Instructions
Trip calculator   Points-of-Interest (POI)
Included Software/Maps   USA Maps, Canada Maps
PC InterfaceUSB, Bluetooth
Expansion Slot TypeSD (Secure Digital) Card Slot
AntennaExternal Antenna Hookup
Plug-in Interface   Secure Digital (SD)
Battery Type and QuantityRechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Battery Life3 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Width2.99 in.
Depth3.93 in.
Height0.9 in.
UPC714129936644


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nextar, x3b,

Garmin Geko 201

$90.00 to $140.00



With its distinctive canopy-green case, the powerful Geko 201 from Garmin(r) allows more waypoint and route storage, as well as available PC and external power connectivity, and built-in WAAS capability. In addition, the Geko 201 boasts a user-configurable trip computer, 10,000 trackpoints, a new upcoming-turn feature, as well as PanTrack(tm) and TracBack(r).Minimize

Manufacturer:Garmin Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemBatteryWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN010-00318-00
GPS Type   Handheld (Outdoor)
Form FactorHandheld
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled
Input Method   Keypad
Receiver Type12 Channels
Screen Size1.7 in.
Display Size0.92 in. x 1.44 in.
Display Type4 Level Grayscale LCD Display
Resolutions64 X 100
Special Features   Waypoint Icons
Trip calculator   Maximum speed, Odometer, Current speed, Trip Timers, Time of sunrise/sunset, Track Log
Grids   Lat/Lon, MGRS, UTM, Maidenhead
PC InterfaceSerial RS-232, NMEA-0183
Environmental ProtectionIPX7 Waterproof Standard
AntennaBuilt-in
Accuisition Time - Cold45 sec
Accuisition Time - Initial Time15 sec
Update rate1 per second, continuous
Max. Horizontal accuracy   Enhanced position accuracy Differential standardsDGPS Ready
Number of routes20
Waypoints   500
Battery Type and Quantity2 x AAA Batteries
Battery Life12 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Width1.9 in.
Depth0.96 in.
Height3.9 in.
Weight0.14 lb.
Family LineGarmin Geko
UPC753759042066


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garmin, geko, 201,


Pharos Science PSD80


The Pharos Pocket GPS Navigator is an excellent navigation solution for your Dell Pocket PC. The package comes with a compact iGPS-SD receiver and the Ostia Smart Navigator software with detailed street-level maps of entire US. It even includes a car charger that powers the GPS while charging your Pocket PC simultaneously. The iGPS-SD receiver is a small, slim and sensitive GPS receiver that plugs in the Pocket PC's SDIO slot. Ostia helps you locate your current position, find a destination or point of interest (POI) and get a route to your destination. Simply activate the GPS navigation program and begin traveling; the automated voice-prompts will tell you when and where to turn. If by chance you go 'off route', the Pocket GPS Navigator will always reroute you to your destination from your current GPS position.Minimize


Garmin StreetPilot i5


It may be tiny, but the StreetPilot i5 is packed with state-of-the-art navigation features. The StreetPilot i5 comes preloaded with incredibly detailed City Navigator NT street maps that are packed with nearly 6 million points of interest including hotels, restaurants, ATMs and much more. A simple rolling-wheel interface allows you to quickly adjust settings and alter routes to your destination. Built for portability and power, the StreetPilot i5 is a cost effective portable GPS solution. Minimize


Garmin eTrex Summit


The eTrex Summit comes on the heels of the extremely popular eTrex, which was designed for both marine and recreation use. This new all-in-one navigation device for the outdoor enthusiast is the first combination GPS, altimeter, and electronic compass. The electronic compass provides bearing information when you're standing still and the altimeter determines precise altitude, so you can tell how high you've climbed and your rate of ascent. Like its predecessor, the eTrex Summit boasts a powerful 12 parallel channel GPS receiver and comes packaged in a small, sleek case with operating buttons located on either side of the unit. The case is completely waterproof to withstand immersion in one meter of water for up to 30 minutes.Minimize


Garmin Rino 120


The Rino 120 is state-of-the-art GPS navigation and two-way communications combined, with enough memory to download detailed mapping for driving, hiking, hunting, fishing--or just about anything else you can dream up.