Summary: I chose the IFinder over Magellan or Garmin because Lowrance's reputation and the fact that their processor is the same one used by the military. This unit's accuracy is excellant and dependable which is needed if you hunt or hike in desolate wilderness.
Pros: would like it to have accessories easier to acquire
Cons: would like it to have accessories easier to acquire
Conclusion: I would say the I-Finder is a excellent choice for anyone new to GPS use.It can be used for all marking all your hot spots ,hunting ,fishing ,scouting,or hiking.
Pros: The I-Finder is very user friendly and the support at the Lowarance website is great. You can pick from easy mode or advanced.Also the Mapcreate 6 software is easy to learn and very versitle.You can create any map you want with lot of info such as custom icons,waypoints and trails. You can down load your maps to the GPS and print them out also.Also available from the web site are enhanced lake contours and the list of lakes is growing .