GARMIN GPSMAP® 78S HANDHELD GPS

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Garmin GPSMAP 78s
Garmin international is pleased to announce the next generation in marine
handhelds: the GPSMAP 78 series. Incorporating a sleek, new design and
must-have features, these rugged units are a great fit in Garmin's
best-selling lineup of color marine handhelds and they float!

Featuring a bright 2.6-inch LCD color display with built-in basemap and high
sensitivity GPS receiver with HotFix, the GPSMAP 78 series takes recreational navigation to a new level. All three models are waterproof, include a built-in microSD card slot for loading additional maps and have a dedicated MOB (man over board) button. Sensor versions (78s and 78sc) also offer wireless route and waypoint sharing with other compatible units.

If you're looking for the ultimate high-performance marine handheld, take
your pick from the GPSMAP 78 series.

Features:

  • High-sensitivity, WAAS-enabled GPS receiver and HotFix
  • Floats
  • Rugged, waterproof (IEC 60529 IPX7)
  • Worldwide built-in basemap with shaded relief
  • 1.7 GB of internal memory, plus microSD card slot for optional mapping
    and data storage 
  • Wirelessly share thumbnails, routes, tracks, waypoints and geocaches
    between compatible units
  • Bright 2.6" LCD sunlight readable color display (160 x 240 pixels)
  • 3-axis compass, provides accurate heading even when the unit is not held level (78s, 78sc)
  • Barometric altimeter tracks pressure changes to pinpoint your precise altitude and to help monitor weather (78s,78sc)
  • High-speed USB interface (78s, 78sc) and NMEA 0183 (GPSMAP 78 series)
  • Up to 20 hours of battery life; battery type: 2AA (not included) NiMH or lithium recommended
  • Weight: 7.7 oz. with batteries

Package Includes:

Unit, USB cable, wrist strap and quick start manual

Specifications:

General

Physical dimensions 2.6" x 6.0" x 1.2" (6.6 x 15.2 x 3.0 cm)
Display size 1.43" x 2.15" (3.6 x 5.5 cm); 2.6" diag (6.6 cm)
Display resolution 160 x 240 pixels
Display type transflective, 65-K color TFT
Weight 7.7 oz (218.3 g) with batteries
Battery 2 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended
Battery life 20 hours
Water rating IPX7
Memory/History 1.7 GB
High-sensitivity receiver  
Interface high-speed USB and NMEA 0183 compatible