Specs

Weight 7.0 oz / 198 g with batteries
Dimensions 2.4 in x 6.1 in x 1.3 in / 6.1 cm x 15.5 cm x 3.3 cm
Display size 1.5 in x 2.2 in / 3.8 cm x 5.6 cm
Display resolution 160 x 240 pixels
Display type 4 level gray LCD
Battery 2 AA batteries, not included
Battery life up to 28 hours
Waterproof yes (IPX7)
Floats no
High-sensitivity receiver no
Interface serial and USB

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Garmin's GPSMap 60 page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Backwoods, boundary waters, blue highways — the GPSMAP 60 is your trusted guide to the great outdoors. The GPSMAP 60 and its counterpart, the GPS 60, are packed with several of the features found in the 60-series color navigators, but sport an affordable, high-resolution monochrome display for outdoor enthusiasts on a budget. Features Built-in basemap with automatic routing capabilities to guide you, turn-by-turn, with tone prompts to your destination Large, sunlight-readable, four-level grayscale display with bright LED backlight makes it easy to find your way, day or night 28 hours of battery life for more hours of outdoor enjoyment WAAS-enabled for even more precise location and navigation Both serial and USB connections for fast and versatile connection to your computer

- GearX.com

Up to 30% Savings during the REI Fall Sale! Plus members save 20% on one full price item. Offering most of the features of Garmin's 60-series color GPS units, this rugged, waterproof unit is budget-friendly thanks to its monochrome screen. Large, monochrome, sunlight-readable, 4-level grayscale screen with a bright LED backlight makes it easy to find your way, day or night. Batteries last up to 28 hrs. for extra outdoor enjoyment. Connect to your computer through the USB or serial connections for fast data transfer. Americas Recreational built-in basemap with automatic routing capabilities guides you with tone prompts—turn by turn—to your destination. 24-MB internal memory offers lots of storage capacity for optional MapSource maps. Save upto 50 routes with 250 of your 500 waypoints saved on each route.

- REI

Garmin GPSMap 60

Discontinued

The GPSMap 60 has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$249.94 - $249.99

The Garmin GPSMap 60 is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen April 14, 2011 at RockCreek.

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