GARMINÂ® eTREXâ„¢ VENTURE GPS
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The eTrex Venture features a 12 parallel channel, WAAS (Wide Area Augmentation System) enabled GPS receiver for rapid satellite acquisition and enhanced accuracy to within 3 meters when receiving WAAS corrections. It includes a worldwide database of cities, and internal memory capacity of one megabyte, allowing it to accept downloaded information from GARMIN's new MapSource. Points of Interests CD-ROM. The CD enables users to download locations such as restaurants, hotels, shopping, and entertainment. Once the information is loaded into the unit, you can make a selection and telephone and address information for a particular point of interest will appear on the screen. The MapSource CD also includes marine data such as lights, buoys, wrecks and obstructions.
Waypoints/Icons: 500 with 10-character name and graphic symbol
Tracklog Points: 2048
Tracks: Automatic track log; 10 saved tracks let you retrace your path in both directions
Routes: 20 reversible routes with up to 50 waypoints each
Trip computer: Current speed, average speed, time of sunrise/sunset, resettable maximum speed, trip timer, and trip distance
Map datums: More than 100
Position format: Lat/Lon, UTM/UPS, Maidenhead, MGRS, Loran TDs, and other grids.
Performance Data: Receiver: Differential-ready, 12 parallel channel GPS receiver continuously tracks and uses up to 12 satellites to compute and update your position
Acquisition Times: Warm: approx. 15 seconds; Cold: approx. 45 seconds; AutoLocate(tm) : approx. 5 minutes
Update Rate: 1 second, continuous
GPS Accuracy: Position- less than 15 meters, 95 percent typical; Velocity: 0.05 meter/sec steady state
DGPS Accuracy- Position: 3-5 meters, 95 percent typical; Velocity: 0.05 meter/sec steady state.
Physical Data: Case: Fully-gasketed, high-impact plastic alloy, waterproof to IPX7 standards (Waterproof to one meter for 30 minutes)
Display: 2.1' x 1.1', 288 x 160 pixel, 4 level Gray LCD
Size: 4.4'h x 2'w x 1.2'd
Weight: Approx. 5.3 oz (150 gm) with batteries
Power: Two 1.5-volt AA batteries
Battery Life: Up to 20 hours of typical use in 'Battery Saver' mode
Click Stick (5 position cursor switch) for easy operation
Translucent green case
Package includes GPS receiver, eTrex Venture Basemap (City Point Database) , PC interface cable, Wrist strap, User's guide, Quick reference guide