Excerpt: The Magellan Triton 2000 is the first GPS receiver that allows you to take photos, and record and play audio files that can be attached to waypoints, which is a great way to ‘diarise’ your walk. Triton is also the first hand-held GPS to offer compatibility with National Geographic TOPO US State series and US Weekend Explorer 3D maps series. ...
Excerpt: Like its smallerc cousin, the Triton 2000 uses free download proprietary VantagePoint software to transfer route data from PC to GPS. You can use a scroll wheel or tiny stylus (spares supplied) to navigate through menus and, while both work well, we’re not sure about the stylus in a gale or pouring rain. Full marks for the ‘one press’ buttons ...
Excerpt: The Magellan Triton 2000 stores far fewer track log points and has much less battery life than other GPS systems we reviewed but this unit has something rarely seen in similar GPS units – a camera. That will add a whole new dimension to your outdoor adventures. And shorter battery life may be worth it when you consider the added capabilities of this unit. Aside from the camera, there is a voice recorder and digital music player.
Pros: A camera and voice recorder will add hours of enjoyment.
Excerpt: Basemap of the 48 contiguous United States, Alaska, and Canada (major highways, city centers, parks, lakes and more) plus worldwide geographic boundaries,SDTM card expandability to add unlimited detailed maps and user generated content ,Built-in voice recorder microphone and speaker enabled you to record audio notes for waypoints ,Expandability enable you to take pictures and capture sounds,2MP camera, 3-axis electronic compass and built-in barometer ,SiRFstar IIITM...
Magellan Triton 2000: A Hiker's WAAS Enabled GPS & Entertainment Device
Personal Electronics buzz
11 August 2009
Excerpt: The Magellan Triton 2000 is a hikers trusty companion. The Triton 2000 has a 2.7-inch touchscreen display. The simple menu enables hikers to access maps of the US and Canada and add personal photos of waypoints along the way. It is equipped with advanced SiRF StarIII technology and WAAS capabilities. Whether you are in a forest, dense underbrush or bad weather, the Triton 2000 will get a signal and send you on the right path.
Excerpt: The Magellan Triton 2000 is packed with features . It's the first GPS device to have a built-in 2 Megapixel Camera. The Triton 2000 offers a simple integration with National Geographic's topo.com , so you can download high quality maps onto the GPS device. I've been testing the Triton 2000 for the last six weeks on a variety of outings including: fishing trips (on a boat), mountain bike rides, day hikes, camping trips and road trips.