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GPSMAP® 65
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GPSMAP® 65s
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You want our most accurate GPS handheld ever for the most challenging conditions. This one has a 2.6” screen and topo maps.

You want our most accurate GPS handheld ever for the most challenging conditions. This one has a 2.6” screen, ABC sensors and topo maps.

Maps & Memory

Physical dimensions 2.4" x 6.3" x 1.4" (6.1 x 16.0 x 3.6 cm) 2.4" x 6.3" x 1.4" (6.1 x 16.0 x 3.6 cm)
Display size 1.43" x 2.15" (3.6 x 5.5 cm); 2.6" diag (6.6 cm) 1.43" x 2.15" (3.6 x 5.5 cm); 2.6" diag (6.6 cm)
Display resolution 160 x 240 pixels 160 x 240 pixels
Display type transflective, 65K color TFT transflective, 65K color TFT
Weight

7.7 oz (217 g) with batteries

7.7 oz (217 g) with batteries

Battery type 2 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended 2 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended
Battery life 16 hours 16 hours
Water rating IPX7 IPX7
High-sensitivity receiver
Interface high speed mini USB and NMEA 0183 compatible high speed mini USB and NMEA 0183 compatible
Memory/History 16 GB (user space varies based on included mapping) 16 GB (user space varies based on included mapping)

Maps & Memory

Preloaded maps

yes (TopoActive; routable)

yes (TopoActive; routable)

Ability to add maps
Basemap
Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads) for outdoor activities
Map segments 3000 3000
BirdsEye 250 BirdsEye Imagery files 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
Includes detailed hydrographic features (coastlines, lake/river shorelines, wetlands and perennial and seasonal streams)
Includes searchable points of interests (parks, campgrounds, scenic lookouts and picnic sites)
Displays national, state and local parks, forests, and wilderness areas
External memory storage yes (32 GB max microSD™ card) yes (32 GB max microSD™ card)
Waypoints/favorites/locations 5000 5000
Tracks 200 200
Track log 10000 points, 200 saved tracks 10000 points, 200 saved tracks
Routes 200, 250 points per route; 50 points auto routing 200, 250 points per route; 50 points auto routing

Sensors

GPS
GLONASS
Galileo
QZSS
Barometric altimeter
Compass Yes (tilt-compensated 3-axis)
GPS compass (while moving)
Multi-band frequency support

Daily Smart Features

Smart notifications on handheld
VIRB® Remote
Pairs with Garmin Connect™ Mobile

Outdoor Recreation

Point-to-point navigation
Compatible with BaseCamp™
Area calculation
Hunt/fish calendar
Sun and moon information
Geocaching-friendly Yes (Paperless) Yes (Paperless)
Custom maps compatible yes (500 custom map tiles) yes (500 custom map tiles)
Picture viewer

Outdoor Applications

Compatible with Garmin Explore™ app
Garmin Explore website compatible

Connections

Wireless connectivity

yes (BLUETOOTH®, ANT+®)

yes (BLUETOOTH®, ANT+®)