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Pharos Science PF080

$89.00 to $241.00



Pharos, the leader in advanced, affordable navigation solutions for handheld computing, has created the ultimate navigation tool for Windows Mobile-based Pocket PCs and mobile devices. Use Pharos Pocket GPS Navigator with CompactFlash to navigate door-to-door or point-to-point. Use it for hiking, walking tours or other outdoor activities. With audio voice prompts to guide you to your destination, the Pocket GPS Navigator is great for your car, too. In fact, the Pharos GPS Navigator performs just like more expensive, factory-installed, in-vehicle navigation systems, at a fraction of the cost yet, its easy to load into your Pocket PC and simple to use.Minimize

Manufacturer:Pharos Science Product MPNKey FeaturesTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPNpf080
GPS Type   Automobile
Form FactorHandheld
Map capabilities   Download maps
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled, EGNOS enabled
Receiver Type12 Channels
Special Features   Compass
Audible Features   Voice Navigation Instructions
Trip calculator   Real-time Traffic Reports, Points-of-Interest (POI)
PC InterfaceNMEA-0183
Expansion Slot TypeCompact Flash (CF)
AntennaBuilt-in
Accuisition Time - Cold60 sec
Accuisition Time - Initial Time40 sec
Accuisition Time - Hot5 sec
Update rate1 per second, continuous
Max. Horizontal accuracy   PDA Features
Plug-in Interface   Compact Flash (CF)
Width1.93 in.
Depth0.63 in.
Height2.17 in.
Weight0.09 lb.
UPC818948001030


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Garmin Rino 530

$405.00 to $499.00



No matter where your outdoor activities take you, the Rino® 530 keeps you on track and in touch. Similar to the 520, this rugged, two-way radio with GPS packs a bold color display, 14-mile communication range, and turn-by-turn directions - giving you peace of mind in the great outdoors. Taking it a step further, the Rino 530 adds an electronic compass, barometric altimeter, and NOAA weather receiver, making it a favorite with hikers and climbers.Minimize

Manufacturer:Garmin Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemBatteryWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN010-00392-21
GPS Type   Handheld (Outdoor)
Form FactorHandheld
Map capabilities   Internal, Download maps
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled
Receiver Type12 Channels
Screen Size2.1 in.
Display Size1.3 in. x 1.7 in.
Display Type256 Color LCD TFT Display
Special Features   Compass, Built-In Barometer, Calender, Built-In Altimeter, Two-way Radio
Trip calculator   Current speed, Route Recalculation, Trip Timers, Elevation Computer, Time of sunrise/sunset
Included Software/Maps   North America Maps, South America Maps
Grids   Lat/Lon, MGRS, UTM, Loran TD position format, Maidenhead
PC InterfaceUSB, Serial RS-232
Built in memory56 MB
Environmental ProtectionIPX7 Waterproof Standard
AntennaQuadrifilar Helix
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 routes50
Waypoints   500
Battery Type and QuantityProprietary Lithium
Battery Life16 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Width2.3 in.
Depth1.8 in.
Height7.5 in.
Weight0.64 lb.
Family LineGarmin Rino
UPC753759049089


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Garmin GPSMAP 76CSx

$277.00 to $500.00



Safely find your way through the great outdoors with the Garmin GPSMAP 76CSx. Sporting a highly sensitive GPS receiver, the GPSMAP 76CSx can quickly and accurately chart a course through the wilderness without being impeded by dense tree cover or deep canyons. An included barometric altimeter and electronic compass give you an unprecedented level of accuracy over pinpointing your location and with the bright, color TFT display you can easily distinguish details on the screen, even while viewing in direct sunlight. The GPSMAP 76CSx is also fully waterproof and even floats in water.Minimize

Manufacturer:Garmin Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemBatteryWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN010-00469-01
GPS Type   Marine
Form FactorHandheld
Map capabilities   Internal, Download maps
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled
Input Method   Keypad
Screen Size2.7 in.
Display Size1.5 in. x 2.2 in.
Display Type256 Color LCD TFT Display
Resolutions160 X 240
Special Features   Waypoint Icons, Compass, Built-In Altimeter
Audible Features   Proximity Alarm, Anchor Alarm, Arrival Alarm, Off-Course Alarm, Clock Alarm, Shallow/Deep Alarm
Trip calculator   Moving average, Maximum speed, Odometer, Elevation Computer, Time of sunrise/sunset, Track Log, Points-of-Interest (POI)
Included Software/Maps   North America Maps, South America Maps
Grids   Lat/Lon, MGRS, User Grid, UTM, Loran TD position format, Maidenhead
PC InterfaceUSB, NMEA-0183
Environmental ProtectionIPX7 Waterproof Standard, High Impact Plastic Alloy Body
Expansion Slot TypeSD (Secure Digital) Card Slot
AntennaBuilt-in, Quadrifilar Helix
Accuisition Time - Cold38 sec
Accuisition Time - Initial Time1 sec
Update rate1 per second, continuous
Max. Horizontal accuracy   Differential standardsDGPS Ready
Number of routes50
Waypoints   1000
Battery Type and Quantity2 x AA Batteries
Battery Life18 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Width2.7 in.
Depth1.4 in.
Height6.2 in.
Weight0.48 lb.
Family LineGarmin GPSMAP
UPC753759051648


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Furuno GP7000F NT


The GP-7000F/NT is a GPS/WAAS plotter designed for a variety of vessels desiring video plotting and echo sounding capabilities. With the GP-7000 series, you can see the highly accurate position of your boat on the chart. The GP-7000 series has four display modes: Course Plot, Nav Data, Steering, and Highway modes. The course plot mode is useful for obtaining general information about surrounding sea areas. The Nav data mode clearly shows important navigational information with large text, which is easy to see even from a distance. The steering mode and highway mode assist the operator in following a predetermined route.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


Nextar X3B


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


Garmin zumo 550


Designed specifically for motorcycles, the Garmin zumo 550 has a host of features that make it the easiest way to get GPS navigation on two wheels. Durable, waterproof, and built with fuel-resistant plastics, the zumo 550 can take a beating and hold up against even the most intense driving conditions. Right out of the box you’ll be able to chart out your ride with preloaded City Navigator NT street maps that are loaded with useful points of interest including restaurants, gas stations, and motels. Turn-by-turn voice directions keep you on track and with real-time traffic and weather updates you can avoid obstacles that might interfere with your otherwise, easy ride.Minimize