Weight 5.3 oz / 150 g with batteries
Dimensions 2.0 in x 4.4 in x 1.2 in / 5.1 cm x 11.2 cm x 3.0 cm
Display size 1.1 in x 2.1 in / 2.8 cm x 5.4 cm
Display resolution 160 x 288 pixels
Display type 4 level gray LCD

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Garmin's eTrex Legend H page.

Retailers' Descriptions

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The eTrex Legend comes loaded with a full basemap of North and South America in one small unit. The Legend is WAAS enabled which will provide position accuracy to less than three meters. The basemap contains lakes, rivers, cities, interstates, national and state highways, railroads and coastlines. It is also equipped with internal memory totaling 8 MB (Legend). Stores up to 20 routes (50 HCx) and 1000 waypoints with TrackBack. Waterproof. Includes PC cable for downloading or uploading Mapsource maps. Legend HCx adds high-sensitivity receiver, 256-color, sunlight-readable display, port for MicroSD card instead of built-in memory. Weight: 5.3 oz with batteries (legend), 5.5 oz (HCx). BATTERY LIFE: 18 hrs, 25 hrs (HCx) on 2 AA (not included) DISPLAY: 1.1" x 2.1" (Legend), 1.3" x 1.7" (HCx)

- Vargo Outdoors

The Garmin eTrex Legend GPS is loaded with a full basemap of North and South America, and uses Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) for proven accuracy in an affordable unit. WAAS corrections keep you focused within a 3 meter radius on the lakes, rivers, cities, highways, railroads and coastlines of the hardwired basemap, or any of the maps available for download to the eTrex Legend's 8MB of free memory. Meanwhile, the super cool translucent blue case will wow your traveling companions into submission.

- Backcountry.com

With the eTrex Legend, Garmin has loaded a full basemap of North and South America into one small unit. The Legend is also designed to provide precise GPS positioning using correction data obtained from the Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS). This product will provide position accuracy to less than three meters when receiving WAAS corrections. The basemap contains lakes, rivers, cities, interstates, national and state highways, railroads and coastlines. The eTrex Legend is also equipped with additional memory totaling eight megabytes. The added memory allows the eTrex Legend to accept downloaded map data from Garmin's entire line of MapSourceļ¾® CD-ROMs, including Fishing Hot Spotsļ¾®. The eTrex Legend comes in a brightly-colored translucent blue case that really makes the unit stand out. New to the product design, Garmin will include marine aids to navigation in addition to the basemap. These navigational aids will be pre-loaded into each unit from the factory.

- CampSaver.com

Sporting a new, high-sensitivity receiver and USB interface, the compact Garmin eTrex Legend H GPS features easy-to-use rocker switch, 24 MB of built-in memory, crisp resolution and built-in basemap. High-sensitivity chipset delivers fast signal acquisition and lock for reception in narrow valleys, dense woodlands and urban jungles. Innovative rocker switch accommodates quick and accurate panning, selection and Enter functions. Built-in memory allows you to download points of interest and detailed maps using Garmin MapSource(TM) software (sold separately); USB interface allows high-speed downloads. High resolution display features 4-level gray scale and high contrast for easy viewing. Includes a built-in general basemap and nautical navigational aids for North and South America. Track your route and find your way back with Garmin's exclusive TracBack(TM) feature. Store up to 1,000 waypoints with graphic icons. eTrex maintains tight satellite-lock, even through dense forest, by continuously tracking up to 12 satellites. Trip computer calculates current and average speed, sunset and sunrise, trip time and distance. Weatherproof body keeps eTrex functioning in wet conditions; waterproof to IEC 529 lPX7 standards. WAAS (Wide Area Augmentation System) enabled receiver delivers sub-3m accuracy. Comes with USB interface cable, lanyard, owner's manual and quick reference guide.