Garmin GPSMAP 79sc Marine Handheld
Cast off confidently with the GPSMAP 79sc marine GPS handheld.
The rugged, floating handheld features a sunlight-readable, high-resolution colour display that are fog proof and scratch-resistant.
You get access to a range of satellites constellations, so you get more reliable, accurate tracking around the world.
Navigate wherever your adventures take you with a worldwide basemap.
With more than previous models, you can save and track 10,000 waypoints and 250 routes.
- It’s water-resistant, it floats, and it’s fog proof, so it belongs on the water.
- This thing can remember up to 10,000 waypoints and more, so you don’t have to.
- It’s nice to have reliable positioning when you’re out on the water.
- The built-in compass will point you in the right direction.
- Preloaded BlueChart g3 coastal charts (GPSMAP 79sc only)
- Stay out longer with up to 19 hours of battery life in GPS mode.
- High-sensitivity receiver: Yes
- Dimension: 6.77 x 17.40 x 4.23 cm
- Display Size: 3.8 x 6.3 cm; 3" diag (7.6 cm)
- Display Resolution: 240 x 400 pixels
- Display Type: Transflective, 65K colour TFT
- Weight: 282g with batteries
- Battery type: 2 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended
- Battery life: Up to 19 hours
- Waterproof: IPX7
- MIL-STD-810: yes (thermal, shock, water); bare unit only
- Interface: High speed microUSB and NMEA 0183 compatible
- Memory/History: 8 GB (user space varies based on included mapping on sc version)
Maps & Memory
- Preloaded maps: Available on sc version only
- Ability to add maps: Yes
- Basemap: Yes
- Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads) for outdoor activities: Yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)
- Map segments: 15,000
- Includes detailed hydrographic features (coastlines, lake/river shorelines, wetlands and perennial and seasonal streams) yes (downloadable from Garmin Express™)
- Includes searchable points of interests (parks, campgrounds, scenic lookouts and picnic sites) yes (downloadable from Garmin Express™)
- Displays national, state and local parks, forests, and wilderness areas: yes (downloadable from Garmin Express™)
- External memory storage: Yes (32 GB max microSD™ card, not included)
- Waypoints/favorites/locations: 10,000
- Tracks: 250
- Navigation Track Log: 20,000 points, 250 saved gpx tracks, 300 saved fit activities
- Navigation Routes: 250, 250 points per route; 50 points auto routing
- Rinex logging: Yes
- GPS: Yes
- GLONASS: Yes
- Galileo: Yes
- QZSS: Yes
- SBAS: Yes
- Compass: Yes (tilt-compensated 3-axis)
- GPS compass (while moving)
- Point-to-point navigation: Yes
- Area calculation: Yes
- Hunt/fish calendar: Yes
- Geocaching-friendly Yes (Paperless)
- Custom maps compatible: Yes
- Picture viewer: Yes
In The Box
- GPSMAP 79sc
- USB cable
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