Garmin Oregon 650
Where to Buy
Here's what other sites are saying:
Escape the confines of the city and reach your favorite off-the-grid destination with the Garmin Oregon 650 GPS. Extremely rugged yet aesthetically pleasing, the Oregon 650 GPS is crafted from high-quality rubberized plastic and glass for an upscale look and feel. This high-sensitivity GPS locks onto satellites faster through using Russian-based GLONASS alongside traditional GPS satellites. Forget endless waiting for satellite reception, as GLONASS adds 24 additional satellites for a fast and easy signal. Harness the sun's powerful rays with the reflective display technology utilized by this GPS unit. Through combining external light with the unit's LED backlight, one can easily view the screen without having to raise the backlight to maximum brightness in sunny conditions. This saves precious battery life when you're embarking on multi-day backcountry excursions and extended trips alike. Dual orientation allows you to view maps in both landscape and portrait mode, aiding in road navigation and typing (landscape works best for these). Bluetooth compatible with Oregon 600-series devices and iPhones equipped with Garmin's BaseCamp application, this GPS wirelessly shares photos, geocaches, adventures, routes, and custom maps. Additionally, this GPS is ANT + wireless compatible, allowing you to sync with Garmin's heart rate, cadence, chirp, and tempe sensors (sold separately). A new and improved Advanced Waypoint Managment interface conveniently displays all of your waypoints on one screen, allowing you to easily edit multiple waypoints. An Advanced Elevation Plot lets you view changes in elevation in a line-graph plot and even shows projected elevation for upcoming waypoints. The included eight megapixel camera has autofocus for crystal clear photos and high-quality trip documentation. Display favorite backcountry destinations and share geotagged photos with friends through Garmin BaseCamp (free download online). A worldwide shaded relief basemap is included with th...
With an 8-megapixel camera, WAAS and GLONASS compatibility, dual orientation and customizable buttons, this touch-screen GPS offers a rich, convenient solution for handheld navigation and photography.
Take GPS mapping and positioning to a whole new level with the Garmin Oregon 650. This highly sensitive, highly accurate device uses some of the most advanced technology on the market to enhance your backpacking, kayaking, or road trips, while the built-in camera makes it extra easy to brag about your awesome vacation.
In addition to all the great features typically found on Garmin's handheld GPS units, this cutting-edge navigating tool has photographic memory in the form of an 8 megapixel auto-focus digital camera with 4X zoom. Each photo you take is automatically geotagged with its location so you can always find that spot in the future. With 4 GB of internal memory, there's lots of space for all your shots, and a microSD card slot lets you add even more memory. The Oregon uses the same touch-screen technology that makes Garmin's automotive GPSs so easy to use. It's equipped with a high-sensitivity WAAS- and GLONASS-enabled GPS receiver that provides exceptionally fast position acquisition and excellent accuracy. Preloaded with topographic maps of the entire US including Alaska, Puerto Rico and Hawaii. A microSD card slot can be used for loading other types of maps, data and even photos. Rugged and waterproof, it's built to withstand any kind of weather. Go paperless when geocaching by downloading information for up to four million geocaches. All the information will be displayed onscreen, so you won't need to carry lists of coordinates and descriptions on reams of paper. You can also filter the caches by size, terrain, difficulty and type. Plan your next trip Garmin's BaseCamp software. It lets you view and organize maps, waypoints, routes and tracks. You can even use it to create Garmin Adventures that you can share with friends, family and fellow adventurers. Wireless technology lets you share waypoints, routes and geocache information with compatible Garmin handheld units. Capacity to store 4,000 waypoints, 200 routes and 10,000 track logs. Other features include 3D mapping capability, barometric altimeter, electronic compass and autorouting. Runs for 16 hours on the included rechargeable NiMH battery pack. You can also use two AA batteries, not included. USB port for data transfer to and from your PC; cable included. Imported. Unit dimensions 4.5"H x 2.4"W x 1.3"D. Internal
The highly sensitive GPS and GLONASS satellite tracking abilities of Garmin's Oregon 650t GPS pair with a 3-axis electronic compass, preloaded TOPO US 100K maps, and advanced elevation plot to map and locate where you've been and where you're going. The touchscreen is brilliant and readable even in sunlight and is strengthened to resist trail abuse. The built-in 3.5 GB memory stores up to 4000 waypoints and 200 routes while the state-of-the-art dual battery system lets you use both NiMH rechargeables or traditional AA batteries. Wireless capability lets you share data with other compatible Garmin devices and the built-in 8 MP camera helps you record the highlights of your adventure.
- Mountain Gear