Latest Reviews

eXplorist 510

rated 1 of 5 stars Don't buy one !!!! They have random PCB problems. Don't buy one !!!! Most have a battery drain fault that Magellan won't fix. It's on the PCB and effects 510 610 710 randomly and it will get you stuck in the middle of nowhere!!!! Take them back while you have warranty and it's not the suspend mode or the screen capture. Full review

Triton 200

rated 2 of 5 stars This thing looks like a good deal at first, but it seems nearly impossible to load maps with any useful information on to it. They claim that it comes with a "base map" of the U.S., don't plan on using it though. It only shows major highways, and doesn't even get those right. I was just very surprised to find anyone would make a gps with a color screen that couldn't hold maps. This thing looks like a good deal at first, but it seems nearly impossible to load maps with any useful information on to… Full review

eXplorist 610

rated 5 of 5 stars I love this GPS. The touch screen makes manuvering around easy, plus a built in camara for those quick photos while your geocaching. Nice size bright screen. I won this in the contest on Trailspace. As soon as it arrived I plugged it into my laptop and loaded the local geocaches, and was off. The eXplorist 610 has a nice bright display. The touch screen is very responsive and easy to maneuver. For those cachers out there that find cool containers the camara takes great photos. This GPS is quick… Full review

Triton 500

rated 5 of 5 stars I received this unit one year ago as a Christmas gift. I have not had a problem with this unit and it puts me right on track. Magellan puts out the perfect GPS for all ages and uses. I got disabled and don't need it no more. Will let it go for $150. The 500 is a great learning GPS that walks you through easy instructions. Great for geocaching. I highly recommend the Magellan 500. Full review

eXplorist 310

rated 4 of 5 stars I used this GPS to get me back to our vehicle after a few hours of snowmobilling through km's of trails. I would recomend these explorist series to anyone who goes hiking, snomibile, dirt bikes through trails, paths. It is always possible to get lost and I feel safe with a gps to always get me back to my camp. They are easy to use, require minimal training. They are rugged, weather resistant. I used one that I had borrowed from a friend and found it very useful. Full review

See all 59 Magellan reviews »
Share your experience: Write a review


Magellan Coverage in the Trailspace Blog

Daniel Wins a Magellan eXplorist 610 GPS Receiver
Congratulations, Daniel! You've won a Magellan eXplorist 610 GPS receiver for your review. Stay tuned for our next write-a-review giveaway. Read more
August 13, 2012

Win a Magellan eXplorist 610 GPS receiver
Find your way to share a gear review with the Trailspace community now through August 12, and you could win a rugged, waterproof Magellan eXplorist 610 GPS receiver. Read more
July 30, 2012

Outdoor Retailer: New Navigation Options from DeLorme and Magellan
Read more
August 13, 2007


Thales Navigation
471 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95050-4300

phone: (800) 707-9971
fax: (909) 394-7070


Magellan on Facebook Magellan on Twitter Magellan on YouTube