Magellan eXplorist 610 GPS Device£399.99, added Dec/2011, see all Magellan news & reviews
announcement by Magellan
Capture the outdoors
in picture-perfect detail
Feature rich, innovative and affordable, the eXplorist 610 has it all: high sensitivity GPS, easy to read maps, accurate navigation, experience recording, compass and barometric altimeter.
The integrated 3.2 mega-pixel camera, microphone and speaker enable outdoor enthusiasts to record geo-tagged pictures, voice notes and video footage. Combined with a GPS track log, the eXplorist 610 allows you to create a complete geographic and multimedia record of each outdoor adventure. Relive the journey on the device, on your computer, or share with others on your favourite social network!
The on-board Quick Calibrate 3-axis Electronic Compass with Tilt Compensation means that whichever direction your travels take you, you'll know exactly where you're heading!
A Barometric altimeter provides truly accurate elevation readings and gives weather tracking, so you can roll with the highs and lows.
With preloaded 'Summit Series Europe', the eXplorist 610 includes detailed road, rivers and contour topographic maps. Create waypoints, record tracks, and route from point to point. Plus, download up to 10,000 paperless geocache GPX files. Full OS mapping can be downloaded from the Magellan website.
Powered by two AA batteries (included), the device will last up to 16 hours using standard batteries, or up to 30 hours with Energizer Lithium. The eXplorist 610 captures your outdoor life in picture-perfect detail.
Core Outdoor Navigation
Rugged and waterproof, the eXplorist combines high sensitivity GPS reception with aesthetic mapping and accurate navigation. Find your way using more than 30 navigational data fields. Create waypoints, record tracks, and route plan from point to point.
Integrated 3.2 mega-pixel camera, microphone, and speaker enables outdoor enthusiasts to record geo-referenced images and voice notes. Relive your outdoor adventures on the device, on your computer, or share with others on various online communities.
Superior Maps with 3D Perspective View
The eXplorist series packs some of the most accurate maps into the palm of your hand. The World Edition map allows for 2D or 3D viewing angles and covers the globe with details roads and land use areas. Summit Series is a new breed of topographic outdoor maps covering various regions with high level of detail. City Series will add turn-by-turn routing to your handheld GPS receiver.
3.0" Touch Screen and Button Controls
The best of both worlds, the eXplorist combines the user friendliness of a touch screen with the reliability of two customizable hard buttons. Program the hard buttons to your two favorite or most used functions.
3-axis Electronic Compass & Barometric Altimeter
Always know exactly where you are going, which direction is north, and your accurate altitude above sea level, with built-in sensors. Know the direction to the geocache while standing still. Measure barometric pressure over time to track changing weather conditions.
Download and view more than 20 unique characteristics of each cache, and view, search, filter on the device. Details include name, location, description, hider, size, difficulty, terrain, hint, and recent logs created by other geocachers.
16 Hours of Battery Life. Powered by two AA batteries, the eXplorist 610 will last up to 16 hours under normal conditions. To help conserve power, use the suspend mode to turn off the device but maintain GPS tracking. You can also adjust power management settings to your preference.
OneTouch™ Menu. Magellan's award winning OneTouch™ favorites menu is now on our handheld devices. It provides instant access to bookmarks of favorite places. Set your home, base camp, and car. Easily re-assign a new location for each new adventure. 12 customizable icons to create personalized searches, save unique locations, or assign quick access to your favorite screens.
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