The lowest-priced item that has been used or worn previously. If hiking or not showing maps less CPU power for screen redraws , or having the map orientation to the north, running time will increase. Still iffy about this one so far We use ours primarily for Geocaching and find that it works well and is very accurate. There is a OpenSeaMap-vector chart, covering whole Europe. Retrieved from ” http:

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Retrieved from ” http: As can be seen, even garnin “Most often” automatic mode is not satisfactory. I did the same for trip to Buenos Aires.

The backlight is the brightest of any garmin outdoor unit. Length is limited to 10 data points. Show less Show more. To retrieve the files, either insert the microSD card in a card reader, or connect the device to a computer via USB cable and set it to the USB mass storage mode.

Garmin Discontinued GPS unit.

Garmin/eTrex Vista HCx – OpenStreetMap Wiki

Note that map name –mapname option should not exceed 8 characters, otherwise the map will be silently ignored. I would recommed this Garmin over any other style for anyone who is a Geocacher. To transfer trace from the built-in memory, gpsbabel can be used. We took a bus in aeroporto. No changelog appears to be available. Still iffy about this one so far There is a OpenSeaMap-vector chart, covering whole Europe.


By default, sampling rate is set to “Auto” and “Normal”. All current gpsbabel versions seem to suffer from a data loss bug in position filter http: I knew nothing in the city, but when distance between the hotel and the bus become feet, we stopped the bus.

This item doesn’t belong on this page. Work in car, train even in area craft. In reality this is not so short – 10 data points is about km of cycling with “most often” sampling, but see above for trace recording options. Maps can be created with mkgmap and uploaded to the SD card. It functional in the car, train and even in area craft.

Ratings and Reviews Write a review. Using lithium cells you should get over 40 hours, however at a hefty pricepoint for the lithium ettrex. Garmin eTrex 10 Handheld It is not capable of charging batteries source. If logging is set to one second, clean up the excess and trash points before uploading the traces. It is very reliable, easy to mount and works well in all condition, including rain.


Garmin/eTrex Vista HCx

This device has two options for trace recording – internal memory and microSD card. You can easily display OSM maps on this device by getting a hold of a gmapsupp.

I decided to buy the Garmin because of the many great features: The base map is just that, a base map, which is fine because I didn’t buy this to replace my travel GPS in the car, and neither should you. Let me tell you, being able to download our geocache coordinates with a click of a button straight to the GPS has been such a relief! If you wear sunglases on a mtb, have a screen protector applied this reduces the transreflective effect a bitwith the sun low from the front or blocking the sunlight with your body, or cycle through shady places, you need the backlight however.