The navigation device GPSMap 62 in the new design impresses through a 2.6-inch colour ... more
display with 65,000 colours that can also be read in incident sunlight, the BirdsEye™ satellite pictures (subscription necessary) and supports Custom Maps (grid maps). The GPSMap 62 is robust, watertight and fitted with a auadrifilar-helical antenna, which provides for excellent reception even in dense forest. Moreover, the device is also characterised by an elegant new design. Discover Integrated in the GPSMap 62 is a plastic worldwide base map, so that you can easily reach all destinations. With the photo navigation you can download pictures from Garmin Connect™ Photos and navigate to them. Hold position With the auadrifilar-helical antenna and the GPS-receiver with high sensitivity as well as HotFix®-satellite forecsts the GPSMap 62 can determine your exact position in a jiffy and retain its GPS-position even in dense forests and deep gorges. The advantages are obvious, because no matter whether you are in a dense forest or near high buildings or tall trees, you can always rely on finding the right way with the GPSMap 62. Addition of maps With a wide offer of detailed topographic maps as well as sea and road maps by Garmin, additional maps can be added without any problem. The internal memory of 1.7 GB offers a lot of space for topographic maps. With map data of City Navigator NT® you get turning instructions for navigating on roads. (Information about compatible maps is given under the tab "Maps".) The GPSMap 62 also supports BirdsEye™-satellite pictures (subscription necessary), so that you can download the satellite pictures on the device and use them together with the maps. In addition, the GPSMap 62 is compatible with Custom Maps (grid maps), a free software for converting paper and electronic maps in downloadable maps for the device. Online options At the end of your discovery tour you will probably want to store and analyse your activities. By means of a simple connection with the computer and the Internet you can do a detailed analysis of your work and send tracks with Garmin Connect™ to the outdoor unit. This comprehensive website offers a tour table and enables you to display your activities on a map with the help of Google™ Earth. Discover other routes that have been uploaded by millions of other Garmin connect-users, and post your experiences on Twitter® and Facebook®. The start is very easy, get ready, go on a discovery tour and share your experiences with others. Fun while playing The GPSMap 62 supports GPX-files for paperless geo-caching. It is possible to download geo-caches and other information directly on the device. When you manage completely without paper, you not only contribute towards environment protection, but also enhance your efficiency. On the GPSMap 62 all important information, such as position, terrain and degree of difficulty, as well as instructions and descriptions are stored. Entering the coordinates manually and annoying paper printouts are now a thing of the past. Simply load the GPX-files on the device and you can start your hunt for the geo-caches. The GPSMap 62 is flat, light-weight and hence the perfect companion for all excursions in the nature.
Worldwide basemap with shaded relief 65k colour screen Highly sensitive GPS chipset 1.7GB ... more
memory 20 hours battery life Bluechart G2 compatible Waterproof The GPSMAP 62 series takes recreational navigation to a new level. The units feature a bright 2.6-inch 65k colour LCD display with a built-in basemap and a high-sensitivity GPS receiver with HotFixandreg for quick satellite acquisition. All three models in the range boast unparalleled reception with a quad helix antenna are waterproof have a worldwide basemap with shaded relief and support paperless geocaching.
The GPSMAP 62 handheld navigator features a 2.6" sunlight-readable 65K color screen that supports BirdsEye Satellite imagery and Custom Maps. Rugged and waterproof, GPSMAP 62 features a quad helix antenna for unparalleled reception and sleek design.
USB, NMEA 0183
Functions & Services
Tide Tab, electronic compass
Garmin Worldwide Autoroute Basemap
MapSource City Navigator, MapSource BlueChart g2
1.7 GB flash
Barometric altimeter, custom POIs, hunt/fish calendar, Geocaching, photo navigation, Garmin Connect compatible