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Gear Details: GPS

Foretrex 401

Manufacturer: Garmin International

SKU: 010-00777-00

Product Details:
Product Year2010
Use:Fitness, Outdoor
Type:Wrist Device
Supported Phones:
Screen Size (Diagonal):
Color Screen:
Included Maps:
Power Source:AAA
Features:Altimeter, Electronic Compass, Elevation Profile, Records routes, Records tracklogs, Saves waypoints, Sun and Moon Schedules, Supports .gpx files, Supports cadence sensors, Supports heart rate monitors, USB cord included, WASS-capable, Waterproof
Weight (lbs, oz): 3.1
The Foretrex® 401 is an easy-to-use wrist-mounted high-sensitivity GPS navigator. It’s ideal for active adventures requiring both hands to remain free. Rugged, lighter than many watches, and waterproof, it features an electronic compass, a barometric altimeter, and a USB interface. You can even wirelessly share routes, tracks and waypoints between units. It also incorporates a trip computer, sunrise/sunset and hunting and fishing information and can connect to your PC. When it’s time to head back, simply turn on the TracBack® feature, and Foretrex will retrace your path back to where you started. With Foretrex, you can always find your way back.


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