Garmin eTrex Venture HC

eTrex Venture HC

The Garmin eTrex series is recognized for its compact size, lightweight design and ease-of-use. Powered by two AA batteries, the eTrex Venture HC is packaged in a small, sleek case with operating buttons located on either side of the unit. The case is waterproof and will withstand immersion in one meter of water for up to 30 minutes. The newly added high sensitivity GPS receiver results in faster acquisition times and improved tracking performance in challenging outdoor environments, including heavy tree coverage and canyons.

The eTrex Venture HC features a bright color TFT display and come with a built-in basemap and 24 MB of built-in memory for adding additional map data using the optional MapSourceĀ® mapping software. Thanks to the color TFT display, map detail remains clean and crisp in bright sunlight. The eTrex Venture HC stores 500 waypoints and 50 routes.

The eTrex Venture HC offers you a basic GPS device with the high-sensitivity processor chip at a lower price. It is an excellent entry level receiver.

Included With Purchase: eTrex Venture HC, basemap, MapSource Trip & Waypoint Manager, USB cable, wrist strap, owner's manual, quick reference guide.

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Specifications for the eTrex Venture HC
Size (inches) 4.2 x 2.2 x 1.2
Weight (ounces) 5.5
Mapping? Yes
Waterproof? 1 meter for 30 seconds
Display Size (inches)/Color? 1.7 x 1.3/Yes, 256 Color Transflective
Battery Type/Life at 70°F 2 AA/12-14 hours typical
Antenna Patch
High-Sensitivity Proc. Chip? Yes
No. of Channels 12
Maximum Position Accuracy WAAS-enabled 3 meter
Time to First Fix, warm/cold 20/60 seconds
Number of Waypoints 500
No. of Routes/Tracking 50/10 tracks, 10,000 pts
Turn-by-Turn on Roads No
Memory 24 MB
PC Compatible? Yes, USB
Electronic Compass? No
Altimeter? No

 

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