Magellan eXplorist 500

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Follow a detailed route in bright vivid color! eXpolrist 500 has a large color display and expandable memory for robust navigation. Large color LCD display gives vivid contrast to your route and built-in base map. Comes loaded with 8 MB of internal memory; achieve unlimited expandable memory by inserting industry-standard SD card, sold separately. PC-like file system for intuitive storing and finding waypoints, maps and saved data. WAAS-enabled TrueFix™ technology uses 14 parallel channels (most units use 12) to provide precise position fixes and improved tracking. Geocaching software allows easy downloading of cache positions you find online; USB-compatible cable sold separately. Built-in world background maps; compatible with Magellan MapSend™. Keypad with joystick panning makes it easy to follow a route and scrolls though menu functions. Stores up to 500 waypoints on 20 reversible routes; unlimited waypoint and routes with the addition of SD card, sold separately. Rugged, highly impact-resistant, rubber-armored exterior; water-resistant to rigid IPX-7 standard. Lightweight, compact size slips easily into a shirt pocket. Rechargeable lithium-ion battery supplies up to 12 hours of power.


The 16-color display of the Magellan eXplorist 500 handheld GPS unit enables you to see where you are in vivid color. With a high-speed USB data port and unlimited data storage capacity via secure digital (SD) card expandability, you can easily add detailed street maps, topo or lake maps from optional Magellan MapSend software(not included). It's lightweight and pocket-sized so you can take it with you everywhere.

- FogDog Sports

Magellan eXplorist 500

previously retailed for:
$279.93 - $374.99

The Magellan eXplorist 500 is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen August 3, 2006 at REI.

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