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Garmin nuvi 650

$150.00 to $419.00



The Garmin nuvi 650 isn’t just a portable GPS system; it’s a fully featured multimedia device capable of MP3 playback and JPEG picture viewing. The nuvi 650 comes preloaded with City Navigator NT street maps that are loaded with hundreds of useful points of interest including gas stations, restaurants, and movie theaters. The touch screen interface gives you quick and easy access the nuvi 650’s many functions, and with the slim, sleek design you can easily stow it in your purse, backpack, or pocket. A rechargeable lithium-ion battery makes it suitable for navigation while in the car or even on foot.Minimize

Manufacturer:Garmin Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesBatteryWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN010-00540-70
GPS Type   Automobile
Form FactorFixed
Map capabilities   Map cartridges / Data cards, Download maps
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled
Input Method   Touch Screen
Screen Size4.4 in.
Display Size3.81 in. x 2.25 in.
Display TypeLCD TFT Display
Resolutions480 x 272
Special Features   MP3 Player, Audio Book Player, JPEG Image Viewer, Converter, Calculator, 3D Map View
Audible Features   Proximity Alarm, Voice Navigation Instructions
Trip calculator   Detour Feature, Points-of-Interest (POI)
Included Software/Maps   North America Maps, USA Maps, Europe Maps
PC InterfaceUSB
Expansion Slot TypeSD (Secure Digital) Card Slot
AntennaFlip-up
Battery Type and QuantityRechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Battery Life7 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Width4.9 in.
Depth0.9 in.
Height2.9 in.
Weight0.39 lb.
Family LineGarmin nuvi
UPC718122378609


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garmin, nuvi, 650,

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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pharos, science, pf080,

Garmin GPS 72

$190.00



The GPS 72 is a low-cost solution for land or marine navigation designed to provide precise GPS positioning using correction data obtained from the Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS). The GPS 72 can provide position accuracy to less than three meters when receiving WAAS corrections. This rugged, waterproof, unsinkable GPS receiver offers a large, 4-level grayscale screen. It's designed as the next generation in basic, entry-level GARMIN GPS.Minimize

Manufacturer:Garmin Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemBatteryWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN010-00309-00
GPS Type   Marine
Form FactorHandheld
Map capabilities   Internal, Download maps
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled
Input Method   Keypad
Receiver Type12 Channels
Screen Size2.7 in.
Display Size1.6 in. x 2.2 in.
Display Type4 Level Grayscale Display
Resolutions120 X 160
Audible Features   Proximity Alarm, Anchor Alarm, Arrival Alarm, Off-Course Alarm, Shallow/Deep Alarm
Trip calculator   Moving average, Total average, Maximum speed, Points-of-Interest (POI)
Included Software/Maps   Marine Cartography, City Navigation Maps
Grids   Lat/Lon, MGRS, User Grid, UTM, Loran TD position format, Maidenhead
PC InterfaceSerial RS-232
Built in memory1 MB
Environmental ProtectionIPX7 Waterproof Standard, High Impact Plastic Alloy Body
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 Quantity2 x AA Batteries
Battery Life16 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Width2.7 in.
Depth1.2 in.
Height6.2 in.
Weight0.48 lb.
Family LineGarmin GPS
UPC753759041540


Tags:

garmin, gps, 72,


Bushnell NAV500


Bushnell has announced their entry into the portable auto GPS navigation market with the announcement of the Bushnell Nav 500. The Nav 500 offers many features found on other navigation devices in its class such as a 3.5 inch touch screen display, pre-installed maps of the USA and Canada, and an MP3 player.


Teletype Gps WorldNav 3100 Deluxe


The TeleType WorldNav 3100 Deluxe Portable GPS Navigator is a simple, stylish and user-friendly street navigator at a reasonable price. With the WorldNav 3100 Deluxe you get affordable, in-car navigation with the added benefits of easy touch-screen use, pre-loaded maps, as well as MP3 and video entertainment capabilities.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


TomTom Navigator 3


Get moving with TomTom Navigator 3. The flexible and personal car navigation system works on your Pocket PC. TomTom Navigator 3 guides you effortlessly from door to door via the best route. Clear 3D colour maps and spoken instructions take the stress out of driving. Plan the best route when you have multiple stops: pick up colleagues on the way to a meeting or friends on the way to a restaurant. Route around areas you would like to avoid due to traffic jams or road works. The Major Roads of Europe feature makes planning and navigating international trips easier than ever. Plan the best route from Munich to Lyon, and TomTom will guide you there.Minimize