Foretrex® 401

Part Number: 010-00777-00
R2,449.00
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Overview

Foretrex 401 is a slim wrist-mounted GPS navigator perfect for outdoor activities that require the use of both hands. It combines a high-sensitivity waterproof GPS receiver, electronic compass and barometric altimeter into a lightweight device ideal for hikers, skiers and campers. To share data easily, you can connect Foretrex to your computer with USB or just send data wirelessly to another device.

Retrace Your Steps

You'll never worry about getting lost with Foretrex 401. It keeps track of your path and displays it as a dotted trail on the screen. Just turn on the TracBack® feature and you can retrace your path back to where you started. Keep track of your bearing and altitude with Foretrex 401's electronic compass and barometric altimeter. You can save locations in memory as waypoints, so you always can find your way back to any important place, such as your campsite or vehicle. And it boasts up to 17 hours of battery life and replaceable AAA batteries.

Track Your Data

Foretrex 401 lets you create and store routes to all of your favorite places and provides other helpful information, including a trip computer, sunrise/sunset times and hunting and fishing information. For even more data, connect Foretrex 401 to a wireless accessory, such as a heart rate monitor or cadence sensor, or clip it on your bike with a mount. To keep track of your trip, connect your Foretrex to your computer with USB to store your waypoints, routes and tracks, or share them wirelessly with another Foretrex 401.

Get Connected

With a simple connection to your computer and the Internet, you can get detailed analysis of your activities using Garmin Connect™. It allows you to view your activities on a map using Google™ Earth. Explore other routes from more than 12 million customers and share your experiences on Twitter® and Facebook®.

Plan Your Next Trip

BaseCamp™ lets you view and organize your maps, waypoints, routes, and tracks and send them to your device. It displays topographic map data in 2-D or 3-D on your computer, including contour lines and elevation profiles.

Specs

Physical & Performance:

Physical dimensions 2.9" x 1.7" x 0.9" (7.5 x 4.3 x 2.3 cm)
Display size, WxH 1.4" x 0.9" (3.6 x 2.3 cm)
Display resolution, WxH 100 x 64 pixels
Display type Black and white LCD
Weight 3.1 oz (87.3 g) with batteries
Battery 2 AAA batteries (not included)
Battery life 17 hours
Water rating IPX7
Floats No
High-sensitivity receiver Yes
Interface USB

Maps & Memory:

Basemap No
Preloaded maps no
Ability to add maps No
Built-in memory no
Accepts data cards no
Waypoints/favorites/locations 500
Routes 20
Track log 10,000 points, 10 saved tracks

Features & Benefits:

Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads) No
Electronic compass Yes
Touchscreen No
Barometric altimeter Yes
Camera no
Geocaching-friendly No
Custom maps compatible No
Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos) No
Hunt/fish calendar Yes
Sun and moon information Yes
Tide tables No
Area calculation No
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest) No
Unit-to-unit transfer (shares data wirelessly with similar units) Yes
Picture viewer No
Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data) Yes

In the Box

What's in the Box:

  • Foretrex 401
  • Wrist expansion strap
  • USB cable
  • Manuals

Maps

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