These new Gps Navigators from garmin include the Foretrex 301 and 401 Navigators. These new Gps Navigators boast a rugged, waterproof design for that's great for light hikers, snowboarders, campers and outdoors men of all sorts. Here's the review:
"Rugged and waterproof, Garmin's new Foretrex 301 and 401 models boast a high-sensitivity GPS receiver with HotFixTM that quickly acquires and maintains satellite reception C even in heavy tree cover or deep canyons C and accurately monitors and stores your routes, tracks and waypoints. When the day's activities are done, just turn on the TracBack feature, and Foretrex will retrace your path right back to where you started. With Foretrex, you can always find your way back to any important place, like your campsite or vehicle, using the breadcrumb trail, data fields and compass screen on the easy-to-read LCD display. The new Foretrex models feature dual-position readout so that you can view your current location in multiple formats, including latitude/longitude and an alternate position format of your choice, simplifying navigation for professional, military, search-and-rescue and recreational uses. Foretrex 301 and 401 also incorporate a trip computer, sunrise/sunset and hunting and fishing information and can connect to your PC or Mac via USB connection. Weighing about 3 ounces and powered by 2 AAA batteries, Foretrex won't weigh you down while enduring a day's adventures with up to 18 hours of battery life in the 301 and up to 17 hours in the 401. And you can chronicle your activities by storing up to 500 waypoints, 20 routes or a tracklog of up to 10,000 points and 10 saved tracks. " Garmin.com.
June 19, 2009 1:45 PM | Personal Media