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Garmin-gpsmap-78.24687957
7.1 out of 10

Garmin GPSMAP 78

Garmin GPSMAP 78Garmin international is pleased to announce the Read more

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Display resolution, WxH:
160 x 240 pixels
Display type:
transflective, 65-K color TFT
Battery:
2 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended
Battery life:
20 hours
Waterproof:
yes (IPX7)
Floats:
yes
High-sensitivity receiver:
yes
Interface:
high-speed USB and NMEA 0183 compatible
Basemap:
yes
Ability to add maps:
yes
Built-in memory:
1.7 GB
Accepts data cards:
microSD™ card (not included)
Waypoints/favorites/locations:
2000
Routes:
200
Track log:
10,000 points, 200 saved tracks
Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads):
yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)
Electronic compass:
yes (tilt-compensated, 3-axis)
Touchscreen:
no
Barometric altimeter:
yes
Camera:
no
Geocaching-friendly :
yes (paperless)
Custom maps compatible :
yes
Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos):
yes
Outdoor GPS games:
no
Hunt/fish calendar:
yes
Sun and moon information:
yes
Tide tables:
yes
Area calculation:
yes
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest):
yes
Unit-to-unit transfer (shares data wirelessly with similar units):
yes
Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data):
yes
Preloaded maps:
no
Picture viewer:
yes
Unit dimensions, WxHxD:
6.6 x 15.2 x 3.0 cm
Display size, WxH:
4.1 x 5.6 cm; diag 6.6 cm
Weight:
218.3 g with batteries
Release Date
First seen
5 May 2010