For boaters and watersports enthusiasts who wish to run with the best, the rugged GPSMAP 78s features a 3-axis compass, barometric altimeter, crisp color mapping, high-sensitivity receiver, new molded rubber side grips, plus a microSDTM card slot for loading additional maps. And it floats!
GPSMAP 78s comes with built-in around the globe basemap, so you’ll be able to navigate anywhere with ease. And, like the remainder of the 78-series, 78s is IPX7 waterproof and even floats in water.
Get Your Bearings
GPSMAP 78s has a built-in 3-axis tilt-compensated electronic compass, which shows your heading even if you end up standing still, without holding it level. Its barometric altimeter tracks changes in pressure to pinpoint your precise altitude, and you’ll be able to even use it to plot barometric pressure over the years, which assist you to control changing weather conditions.
With GPSMAP 78s you’ll be able to share your waypoints, tracks, routes and geocaches wirelessly other compatible device users. Now you’ll be able to send the location of your favorite fishing spot to a friend to find. Sharing data is easy. Just press “send” to transfer your information to similar units.
Keep Your Fix
With its high-sensitivity, WAAS-enabled GPS receiver and HotFixTM satellite prediction, GPSMAP 78s locates your position quickly and precisely and maintains its GPS location even in heavy cover and deep canyons. The advantage is clear – whether you’re in deep woods or just near tall buildings and trees, you’ll be able to count on GPSMAP 78s that can assist you find your way when you wish to have it the most.
transflective, 65-K color TFT
3-axis compass and barometric altimeter
Wireless capability to share waypoints, routes and geocaches with other similar devices
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