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Garmin Rino 120

2 reviews
5-star:   1
4-star:   1
3-star:   0
2-star:   0
1-star:   0

Excellent GPS with radio, but flies through batteries.

Rating: rated 4 of 5 stars
Source: bought it new
Price Paid: $295


Excellent GPS with radio, but flies through batteries.


  • Lightweight
  • Great radio distance
  • Very accurate


  • Short battery life
  • No Preloaded Maps

This little unit definitely gets the job done. It is very lightweight, but unfortunately you only get about 15-20 hours of battery life. This is due to having both a gps and a radio. Would have given it 5 stars but there are no loaded topo maps!


Awesome, Awesome, Awesome product! I used it with…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Price Paid: $160

Awesome, Awesome, Awesome product! I used it with great delight on my last trip into the woods. I was able to communicate via the radio with my non-RINO owning friends and using this piece of equipment is heaven on earth when it comes to the GPS aspect of the product. Get it now!

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Garmin Rino 120


The Garmin Rino 120 is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen May 25, 2013 at Backcountry.com.

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Dimensions 2.3 in x 4.5 in x 1.6 in, 7 in high with antenna / 5.8 cm x 11.4 cm x 1.6 cm, 17.8 cm with antenna
Display size 1.4 in x 1.4 in / 3.6 cm x 3.6 cm
Display resolution 160 x 160 pixels
Display type 4-level grayscale LCD
Weight 7.6 oz / 236 g with batteries
Battery 3 AA batteries (not included)
Battery life 15 hours
Waterproof yes (IPX7)
High-sensitivity receiver no
Interface serial