Garmin 60CSX Handheld GPS
The Garmin 60CSX Handheld GPS is one of those must-have gadgets for any serious hiker!
This highly sensitive GPS receiver will let you know your correct position even in low canyons and areas with a lot of tree coverage.
This wonderful little navigational wonder will lead you to your destination using a color display that is very easy to read even in direct sunlight.
Features of the Garmin 60CSX GPS include:
- high-sensitivity GPS receiver
- color TFT display that is bright and easily read even in direct sunlight
- the color-handheld mapping is ideal for outdoor hiking
- there is a 64 MB microSD card included for storage of additional map detail which is optional (this microSD card is included within the unit, not as a separate item)
- the USB connectivity is very speedy which makes loading your maps and various charts both easy and fast
- the electronic compass within the GPS unit will equip you with an accurate bearing no matter where your current location
- use the TracBack™ feature of the Garmin 60CSX to follow along with your route and mark up to 50 reversible paths to be able to find your way back to the original starting point
- use the accurate barometric sensor with pressure trend to record elevation gain and loss as well as current weather and temperature trends
- can enable alerts to go off at arrival, whenever you veer off course or other specified points throughout your route
- use the GPS games function with your children to turn the outdoors into a giant game – kids will love this!
- the machine has a very fast processor that is able to scroll through screens quickly
- GPS includes: MapSource® Trip and Waypoint Manager software programs
- this unit may also be used with City Select®, MapSource BlueChart® and U.S. Topo 24K
- also includes: PC USB interface cable, manual, lanyard and easy to use get started guide
- able to perform many different types of calculations and display date that includes trip time and distance, your current and ave. speed and even the sunrise and sunset
- the WAAS-enabled (Wide Area Augmentation System) receiver delivers accuracy up to 10 ft while in North America
- the waterproof unit meets typical standards which means it can be submerged up to 1 meter for 30 minutes without fail to the system
Garmin 60CSX Handheld GPS Specifications:
- Display: 256-color transflective TFT
- Display size: 1.5 by 2.2 in. (W x H)
- Display resolution: 160 x 240 pixels
- Width: 2.4 in.
- Height: 6.1 in.
- Depth: 1.3 in.
- Weight: 7.5 ounces including the weight of the batteries when inserted
- Takes 1 AA batteries (not included)
- Battery life: up to 20 hrs
- Warranty: 1 yr on parts and labor
If hiking is in your near future plans, the Garmin 60CSX Handheld GPS unit is the perfect and fun gadget to have with you as you go! Never get lost again and have fun while trekking!