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Garmin-gpsmap-696.33290569
6.7 out of 10

Garmin GPSMAP 696

Large 7-inch diagonal WVGA sunlight readable display XM weather Read more

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Unit dimensions, WxHxD:
5.7"W x 7.7"H x 2.0"D (14.5 x 19.5 x 5.1 cm)
Display size, WxH:
3.6"W x 6.0"H (9.1 x 15.2 cm); 7.0" diag (17.78 cm)
Display resolution, WxH:
480 x 800 pixels
Display type:
bright, color WVGA TFT with adjustable backlighting
Weight:
35.7 ounces (1012 g) with battery pack; 22.4 ounces (635 g) without battery pack; 12.7 ounces (361 g) RAM mount
Battery:
rechargeable, replaceable Nickel-Metal Hydride
Battery life:
up to 2.5 hours with full backlight and GXM 40 connected (8 hours with 50% backlighting and XM connected)
Voltage range:
11-40
IFR or VFR:
VFR
Basemap:
yes
Preloaded SafeTaxi™ airport diagrams:
yes (U.S. only)
Preloaded AOPA Airport Directory:
yes (U.S. only)
Ability to add maps:
yes
Accepts data cards:
yes (SD cards)
Built-in memory:
internal solid state
Routes:
50
Moving map:
yes
Traffic Information Services (TIS) alerts compatible:
yes
Audible terrain alerts:
yes
Smart Airspace Feature (generates and displays altitude-sensitive alerts):
yes
Separate serial and USB interfaces:
yes
Automatic logbook:
yes
Voice prompts (e.g. "Turn right in 500 ft."):
no
3-D map view:
no
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest):
no
Waterproof:
no
Navigation database (includes Jeppesen® data):
yes
Types of Jeppesen data:
full and ARTCC, FSS frequencies and final approach waypoints
Preloaded Terrain database:
yes
Preloaded Garmin FliteCharts®:
yes (U.S. only)
Preloaded low & high altitude enroute airways:
yes
Preloaded street maps:
no
Patented panel page:
yes
HSI (GPS-based):
yes
IFR map mode:
yes
Terrain resolution:
standard
Speaks street names (e.g. "Turn right ON ELM STREET in 500 ft."):
no
Bluetooth® wireless technology:
no
Speed limit indicator (displays speed limit for most major roads in the U.S. and Europe):
no
XM WX Weather & Radio for U.S. & Canada compatible:
yes
SBAS/WAAS receiver:
high-sensitivity with WAAS position accuracy
Preloaded Obstacle database:
yes (U.S. and Europe only)
Lane assist (guides to proper lane for navigation):
no
Traffic compatible (routes around traffic with a receiver and subscription):
no
Navigation database coverage areas:
Americas or Atlantic or Pacific
Preloaded private airports:
yes (U.S. only)
Waypoints/favorites/locations:
3000
Release Date
First seen
5 November 2008