Excerpt: A â€˜get out of jail freeâ€™ device that doesnâ€™t cost much, doesnâ€™t weigh much, yet will give you an exact grid reference if youâ€™re lost, and in conjunction with a paper map will point you towards an escape route if you find yourself in the mountains in poor visibility.
Excerpt: Perfect for outdoor enthusiasts on a budget, eTrex H comes with a high-sensitivity GPS receiver that locks onto satellite signals quickly and maintains accuracy - even in the toughest conditions.
Conclusion: Although the eTrex H might suit those hikers who want nothing except the bare minimum, most will find it largely unusable. Inadequate functionality and no base map makes the unit extremely hard to use for anyone except the most experienced hikers, and the slightly more expensive Magellan Triton 200...
Pros: Simple to use, IPX-7 casing, configurable routes and waypoints
Cons: No base map or detailed maps, monochrome LCD, serial PC connection, inadequate control of navigation
Excerpt: Il Garmin eTrex H è un navigatore palmare non cartografico ideato per le attività all’aria aperta, soprattutto per l’escursionismo ma può essere utilizzato anche in mountain bike, a cavallo o sulle piccole imbarcazioni.
Pros: Registrazione percorso, Garmin High Sensivity, Creazione mappe complesse
Cons: No mappe, Poche funzioni, No batterie ricaricabili