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Garmin-gpsmap-620.24687969
6.5 out of 10

Garmin GPSMAP 620

Navigate by land and by sea with the Garmin GPSMAP 620. This ful Read more

Great Deal: $499.95

Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Display resolution, WxH:
800 x 480 pixels
Display type:
WVGA
Battery:
rechargeable lithium-ion
Battery life:
up to 9 hours
Waterproof:
yes (IPX7)
High-sensitivity receiver:
yes
Antenna:
internal
NMEA input/output:
NMEA 0183
Basemap:
yes
Preloaded maps:
no
Ability to add maps:
yes
Built-in memory:
internal solid state
Accepts data cards:
SD™ card slot
Waypoints/favorites/locations:
1500 (marine mode); 1000 (automotive mode)
Routes:
50 (marine mode); 10 (automotive mode)
Track log:
10,000 points, 20 saved tracks (marine mode); 10,000 points, no saved tracks (automotive mode)
Garmin radar compatible:
no
Garmin sonar compatible:
no
Garmin Marine Network™ compatible:
no
Touchscreen:
yes
Supports AIS (tracks target ships' position):
yes
Supports DSC (displays position data from DSC capable VHF radio):
yes
Audible alarms:
yes
Tide tables:
yes
Hunt/fish calendar:
no
Sun and moon information:
yes
3-D map view:
yes (with optional BlueChart g2 Vision card)
Auto Guidance:
yes (with optional BlueChart g2 Vision card)
XM WX Weather & Radio for U.S. & Canada compatible:
no
Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads):
yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)
Voice prompts (e.g. "Turn right in 500 ft."):
yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads and auto mount)
Speaks street names (e.g. "Turn right ON ELM STREET in 500 ft."):
yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)
Headphone jack/audio line-out:
yes
Audio/video input/output:
no
Portable:
yes
Automotive/motorcycle-friendly:
yes
Power consumption:
0.6A at 12V; 0.3A at 24V
Unit dimensions, WxHxD:
15.0 x 10.2 x 4.8 cm)
Display size, WxH:
11.4W x 6.9H cm; 13.2 cm diag
Weight:
490.4 g
Release Date
First seen
18 October 2008