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Garmin eTrex Vista HCx

High-sensitivity, WAAS-enabled GPS Navigation Receiver with Barometric Altimeter, Electronic Compass and microSD Card Slot (010-00630-00 )

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Product Features:
  • GPS Navigation High Sensitivity Receiver with 265-Color TFT Display
  • Built-in electronic compass provides bearing information even while standing still
  • Barometric altimeter tracks changes in pressure to pinpoint precise altitude
  • Fast USB computer connection to transfer waypoints and other data
  • Lightweight and compact design perfect for all travels and activities
  • Insert MapSource card for detailed street maps and turn by turn directions to destination
  • Card slot located inside waterproof battery compartment
  • High sensitivity receiver holds GPS signal even in the toughest environments
  • WAAS-enabled receiver locates position quickly and precisely in heavy cover and deep canyons
  • Preloaded microSD cards with MapSource data for land or sea excursions
  • Geocaching ready
  • BlueChart compatible
  • 1-year Manufacturer's warranty
Product Specifications:
  • Resolution: 176 x 220 pixels
  • Display Type: 256 level color TFT
  • Battery: 2 AA Batteries (not included)
  • Battery Life: 25 Hours
  • Waterproof: Yes
  • Floats: No
  • High Sensitivity Receiver: Yes
  • Interface: USB
  • Dimensions (Unit): 1-1/4"D x 2-1/4"W x 4-1/4"H
  • Dimensions (Display): 1-5/16"W x 1-3/4"H
Maps and Memory Features:
  • Basemap: Yes
  • Ability to Add Maps: Yes
  • Built-in Memory: No
  • Accepts Data Cards: MicroSD card (not included)
  • Waypoints/Favorites/Locations: 1,000
  • Routes: 50
  • Track Log: 10,000 points, 20 saved tracks
Additional Features:
  • Automatic Routing: Yes
  • Electronic Compass: Yes
  • Barometric Altimeter: Yes
  • Touchscreen: No
  • Camera: No
  • Geocaching Friendly: Yes
  • Custom Maps Compatible: No
  • Photo Navigation: No
  • Outdoor GPS Games: Yes
  • Hunt/Fish Calendar: Yes
  • Sun and Moon Information: Yes
  • Tide Tables: No
  • Area Calculation: Yes
  • Custom POIs: Yes
  • Unit-to-Unit Transfer: No
  • Picture Viewer: No
  • Garmin Connect Compatible: No
Package Includes:
  1. eTrex VistaHCx
  2. Basemap
  3. MapSource Trip and Waypoint Manager CD
  4. USB Cable
  5. Wrist Strap
  6. Owner's Manual
  7. Quick Reference Guide

Portable GPS Features

Touchscreen
If a unit is touchscreen capable, you can control a majority of it's functions by touching the screen.
No
Resolution (pixels)
A display's pixel resolution defines its ability to resolve fine details. Digital TVs and projectors measure screen resolution in pixels. The higher the resolution, the more detailed the picture will be.
176 x 220 
Waterproof
Does not allow water to pass through the device keeping it dry.
Yes
Built-In Antenna
Provides superior reception and can provide position accuracy.
Yes
Built-In Compass
This means that the device has a compass built into it. The compass can make traveling and finding your destination easier.
Yes
Built-In Altimeter
This means that the device has a barometric altimeter integrated into it. This is used to determine your current elevation and altitude.
Yes
MP3 Playback
If "Yes", MP3 files can be played back on the car stereo either on a memory card or loaded directly from your computer using a USB cable. We recommend reading the item description to see how MP3 files are loaded to the unit.
No
WMA Playback
If "Yes", WMA files can be played back on the navigation unit either on a memory card or loaded directly from your computer using a USB cable. We recommend reading the item description to see how WMA files are loaded to the unit.
No
A/V Input
A/V (Audio/Video) inputs allow the unit to playback external audio and/or video sources typically using common, composite RCA connections. For example, you could connect an external DVD player, XBox360 or other audio or video device if the unit has an audio and video input. 1 A/V Input refers to 1 set of audio and video inputs. Other inputs may be included on the unit and we recommend you read the product description to find what type the unit has.
No
USB Port
This means that the item has a USB port. The port can be used to provide the unit with updates or to transfer data on to it.
Yes
Bluetooth Capable
Bluetooth® technology allows two or more electronic devices to communicate with each other wirelessly, such as using your cell phones "hands-free" or transmitting music to Bluetooth enabled receiver. If a unit is Bluetooth capable, it typically can allow you to connect to your Bluetooth cell phone to make and receive calls. Others can access your phone and address book too via Bluetooth. Other Bluetooth capable units offer even more services, such as live traffic information and map upgrades.

More uses of Bluetooth technology include transmitting music to a compatible receiver, printing wirelessly from a computer, and many other wireless uses. Please see the item description for more specific information regarding what features the unit includes.

No
Traffic Tuner
In-dash navigation units with satellite radio have the option for a traffic tuner, also called a Traffic Message Channel. A Traffic Message Channel (TMC) is used to deliver traffic and travel information directly to the driver. When the TMC is built-in a navigation unit, it can help direct the driver to take alternative routes when traffic is bad.
No
Languages
These are the different options for language. If you are looking for a specific language, please verify that the unit will be compatible with that language.
English
Spanish
French
Battery Life
The average capacity of the battery when fully charged. This value is provided by the manufacturer and is an average, not a guarantee.
25 hours

Warranty and Return Policy

Parts Warranty Duration
1 year
Labor Warranty Duration
1 year
Warranty Provider
Manufacturer

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Product Summary

Manufacturer

Model Number

010-00630-00

UPC

753759071134

Weight

1.05lbs

Internal SKU

etrexvistahcx

Internal Product ID

26864

Sonic Electronix Wiring Guide

Wiring Diagram Legend

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Product Name: Garmin eTrex Vista HCx