Garmin/eTrex Summit

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Garmin eTrex Summit

Garmin eTrex Summit
Descrition navigator ()
GNSS 12 channels (waas;egnos, )
Memory Flash: . External: no.
Host system (OS: )
Display
Integrated compass,altimeter
Connectivity rs232
Batteries
Features
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Pros
  • Not too expensive.
  • Has an electronic compass and altimeter.
  • One-handed use.
  • Suitably splashproof.
  • Supports WAAS/EGNOS.
Cons
  • Like some other eTrex models, waypoint names are limited to 6 characters.
  • Can take a long time to acquire enough satellites to navigate, especially if you're impatient and start moving.
  • Only has a 10,000 point track memory, and saved logs limited to 750 points each.
  • Serial cable is optional.

12 channel GPS with electronic compass and altimeter, but no mapping capability. Uses 2 AA batteries; rechargable batteries suffice.

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