Garmin Rino 650
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The Garmin Rino 650 combines a 5 Watt FRS/GMRS radio with a large color touchscreen GPS packed full of powerful features.
The Garmin Rino 650 GPS/2-way radio combines a GPS with FRS/GMRS radio, altimeter, compass and weather radio into 1 rugged and convenient unit. With its high-sensitivity GPS receiver and quad helix antenna, Rino 650 quickly finds your position and maintains it- even in heavy cover. Bright and colorful touch screen makes it easy to view maps and data and navigate through the Rino 650's functions. Easily add TOPO and City Navigator(R) maps (sold separately) with the microSD card slot. Supports BirdsEye(TM) satellite imagery (subscription required) that lets you download satellite images and integrate them with your maps. Rino 650 is compatible with Custom Maps, free software that transforms paper and electronic maps into downloadable maps for your device. Position Reporting capability lets you send your exact location to other Rino users so they can see it on their map page. FRS/GMRS 2-way radio with improved audio performance makes it easy to communicate with any other FRS/GMRS radios. 2-way radio features 22 channels, 121 squelch codes, 5 watts transmitting power on GMRS, voice activation and vibration alerts. Send unit-to-unit text messages to other Rino users and share your waypoints, tracks, routes and geocaches wirelessly with other compatible Garmin handheld devices. Barometric altimeter and Tilt-compensated, 3-axis electronic compass let you get your altitude and bearings without having to hold the unit level. NOAA weather radio helps you avoid hazardous weather; it supports Specific Area Message Encoding, which allows you to see National Weather Service warnings on the screen. Weatherproof case keeps unit functioning in wet conditions (waterproof to lPX7 standards). Garmin Rino 650 also features a hunt/fish calendar and sunrise/sunset and moonrise/moonset information. Rechargeable lithium ion battery provides up to 14 hrs. of outdoor use.
What essential piece of outdoor gear has a walkie talkie, NO weather radio, GPS, custom mapping capabilities, and the ability to track multiple users' locations' The Garmin Rino 650 GPS Radio, that's what. It allow for communicating both your location and your messages to other Rino users, which takes the guess work out of coordinating multiple people over a large area. Plus, it's highly water and shock resistant, so you don't have to baby it. If the success of your mission depends on everyone being on the same page, the Rino is the tool you need to get it done.Tucked into the durable body is a 2. 6 inch, glove friendly, backlit color screen, which is easily visible in all light conditions. In addition to the included worldwide basemap, you can load the Rino with TOPO 24k maps, BlueChart marine maps, and CityNavigator maps, and Custom Maps via the MicroSD port. If you still need more information, you can download BirdsEye satellite images, and overlay them on your map. Waypoints can be selected off of the mapping feature, or by importing them wirelessly from compatible devices. It's easy to save, modify, and index your routes for future trips. By downloading a geocaching . GPX file, you'll have access to hidden caches, for more options on your next outing. And you're able to select the profile of your trip, which helps you to organize your information between recreation, driving, boating, and training. The GPS features alone make the Rino incredibly powerful, but it's the communication features that really set it apart. The included software allows you to track other Rino users in the area, making it easy to keep tabs on your friends. For even more tracking power, you can link it to your laptop, creating a base station that allows you to actively track multiple users at once. The radio feature makes it easy to stay in touch, and you also have the option of sending and receiving text messages to other Rino users as well. By using both GPS and GLONASS satellite...
Know where you are and stay in touch with Garmin's Rino 650, a handheld GPS with a bright, sensitive touchscreen, FRS/GMRS radio, and a weather radio. This device lets you track your position with a high-sensitivity GPS receiver, an altimeter, and 3-axis compass. You can communicate with other Rino users with unit-to-unit texts or transmit to other conventional FRS/GMRS radios - all while you keep track of the weather with the built-in NOAA weather radio.
- Mountain Gear