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Garmin Oregon 600
Garmin Oregon 600t
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Garmin GPS MAP 64s
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Garmin Montana 680
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Garmin eTrex 20x
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Magellan eXplorist 510
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Awards  Editors' Choice Award  Top Pick Award    Best Buy Award   
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$279 List
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Pros Smartphone-like touch screen, color, fast map redraw, simple menu layout, customizable menu options, dual orientation screen, long battery life, several features, upload maps, rechargeable batteryFantastic reception through thick coverage, affordable, large buttons, share wirelessly features, smart notifications (connect to your smartphone).Best reception, large display, 8 MP camera, compatible with several mounts, dual orientation, wireless communication, electronic compass, waterproof.Inexpensive, lightweight, easy to use, great screen quality, longest battery life, reliable push buttons.3.2 MP camera, video and voice recorder, touchscreen, detailed baseman.
Cons Sensitive screen that changes easily, expensive, freezes up, limited basecamp interfaceWeak basemap, larger size, non-rechargeable batteries.Large, heavy, expensive.No electronic compass, basemap is very limited, small screen, owner's manual lacks detail.Non-rechargeable battery, loop at bottom is unnecessary, split keyboard is annoying, poor screen quality.
Ratings by Category Garmin Oregon 600t Garmin GPS MAP 64s Garmin Montana 680 Garmin eTrex 20x Magellan eXplorist 510
Reception - 20%
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Ease Of Use - 20%
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Display Quality - 20%
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Speed - 15%
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Weight And Size - 15%
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Versatility - 10%
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Specs Garmin Oregon 600t Garmin GPS MAP 64s Garmin Montana 680 Garmin eTrex 20x Magellan eXplorist 510
Dimensions (in.) 2.4 x 4.5 x 1.3 2.4 x 6.3 x 1.4 2.9 x 5.7 x 1.4 2.1 x 4.0 x 1.3 2.57 x 5.04 x 1.45
Display Size (in.) 1.5 x 2.5 1.43 x 2.15 2 x 3.5 1.4 x 1.7 1.5 X 2.7
Display Resolution (pixels) 240 x 400 160 x 240 272 x 480 240 x 320 240 x 400
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