Excerpt: This GPS unit from Magellan requires routes to be downloaded firstly by converting them to the correct format on your PC, then saving them to the unit, which is only recognized by your PC as a removable drive â€“ clunky compared to the Garmin system, but a lot more straightforward than some others. For inputting waypoints or routes by hand, ...
Excerpt: is a high end handheld that is packed with features and allows you to navigate the world with ease and comfort of the amenities that you'd come to expect or dream of in an advanced handheld GPS. In this review of the Magellan eXplorist 600, the GPS Lodge will take a look at the features and usefulness of the eXplorist 600, we'll sum it up and give you a couple of other units to compare it to if you are thinking of buying one.
Conclusion: The eXplorist 600 is a really helpful device. It has all the features that an explorer could want and some that you will probably never use. With prices ranging from $323 to $529 you will want to make sure you shop around to get the best price. If you don’t think you need the compass or weather information, then you may want to consider the eXplorist 500. Overall this is a very sturdy device and works well plotting courses and finding your way.
Excerpt: Il Magellan Explorist 600 è il modello di punta della linea di navigatori Magellan dedicati al mercato outdoor e rappresenta la soluzione perfetta per la montagna, grazie alle funzioni di barometro, altimetro, termometro e bussola elettronica, in modo da poter individuare la propria posizione con sicurezza.