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Magellan Triton 2000
4.7 out of 10

Magellan Triton 2000

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Overall 9
9.0

Magellan Triton 2000 Waterproof Hiking GPS

bestcovery.com
6 March 2015
  • Excerpt: The Triton 2000 is one of those units that wants to be everything to everybody. It wants to be a GPS device and, while it stores fewer waypoints than some of the other units on our list, it comes equipped with an internal basemap of all major roads, landmarks, and points of interest for the 48...
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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

Live For The Outdoors
22 April 2011
  • 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.
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Overall 6
6.0

Expert Review

Live For The Outdoors
22 April 2011
  • 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...
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TopTenREVIEWS
19 November 2009
  • Summary: Magellan Triton 2000 comes with a one-year warranty, basically the norm for GPS systems. Their FAQs page was easy to navigate and quite helpful, with the exception of the Ask Maggie feature. The answers we got from “Maggie” were not even closely related to our questions.
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tripleblaze
4 October 2009
  • 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...
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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.
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National Outdoors
25 June 2009
  • 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.
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Overall 7
7.0

Review: Magellan Triton 2000

Wired
27 June 2008
  • Excerpt: The Triton is a GPS unit with ADD. It can’t decide whether it’s a MP3 player, a 2-megapixel camera or a video player. It also suffers from some clunky design decisions: Who wants the hassle of two-handed screen navigation while hiking?
  • Pros: Waterproof. Uses highly detailed National Geographic TOPO! Maps that are available by the dozen in any outdoor store. Combination GPS and multimedia device.
  • Cons: Bulky, heavy and hard to hold. More fragile than some other models. GPS was about 30 feet off from our actual location on the provided demo map.
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Overall 9
8.5

All-frills GPS

Good Gear Guide.au
9 December 2009
  • Summary: It may have a hefty price tag but the Triton 2000 offers plenty of features. The touch screen makes this device much easier to use than units that only have a navigational pad.
  • Pros: Touch screen, integrated camera, external antenna port, flashlight
  • Cons: Fiddly USB connection, camera lens prone to scratching, expensive
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Overall 6
6.0

Magellan Triton 2000 review

TechRadar UK
19 September 2008
  • Summary: A sat nav for the great outdoors
  • Pros: Robust design, Plenty of useful features, Good screen, Impressive performance
  • Cons: Pricey, Sluggish to locate satellites in built-up areas
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