Magellan eXplorist 200

rated 4.0 of 5 stars (3)
photo: Magellan eXplorist 200 handheld gps receiver

Specs

Price Historic Range: $99.93-$149.99
Reviewers Paid: $100.00-$115.00

Reviews

It was a great GPS when it worked. It received signal…

Rating: rated 3 of 5 stars
Price Paid: $115

It was a great GPS when it worked. It received signal with tree cover and cloudy without much problem. Used in with Topo program from Magellan, the GPS took on a whole level of enjoyment.

However, the software froze on me and I could not get it to work again. And the Magellan customer service is a very long and time-consuming process. And I believe their support centers are located in India because everyone I talked to had a strong Indian accent and it became difficult at some points to understand them.

So the product gets 4 stars but the overall Magellan experience gets 3 stars.

Looks and works great although the rubber covering…

Rating: rated 4 of 5 stars
Price Paid: $100 US

Looks and works great although the rubber covering the joystick is flimsy and fell off under only occasional use. Great otherwise!

It starts up easy in the cold. It has a lot of nifty…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Price Paid: $115

It starts up easy in the cold. It has a lot of nifty features. The Magellan 200 is a one-of-a-kind GPS.

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