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Garmin eTrex Legend C

alaTest has collected and analyzed 63 reviews of Garmin eTrex Legend C. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS for all reviews. Opinions about the size and performance are generally positive. The screen and price also get good comments. The reliability and memory get critical comments.

usability, price, screen, performance, size

memory, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Garmin eTrex Legend C is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 70/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Garmin eTrex Legend C

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of Garmin eTrex Legend C from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on Amazon.co.uk. Opinions about the design and screen are on the whole positive. The route planning and size are also appreciated. Many are critical about the memory and price.

usability, size, route planning, screen, design

price, memory

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Garmin eTrex Legend C (Colour) GPSGarmin eTrex Legend Colour, International basemapGarmin eTrex Legend C (Colour) GPS

May, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Garmin eTrex Legend C

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 52 user reviews of Garmin eTrex Legend C from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS on Amazon.com. Reviews about the maps and screen are overall positive. The performance and usability also get good feedback. Many are negative about the reliability. There are some mixed reviews about the memory.

price, usability, performance, screen, maps

reliability

81% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Garmin eTrex Legend C Color Handheld GPSGarmin eTrex Legend C 24MB Handheld GPS Navigator

May, 2016

Expert review by: Rich Owings (gpstracklog.com)

Garmin eTrex Legend C

 

Here's what some other reviewers saying:

Dec, 2005

Consumer review by: idontknow (shopzilla.com)

Garmin Etrex Legend C

 
Jun, 2005

Consumer review by: NCclimber (spgear.org)

Great device

 

This GPS usit has helped me out in more than one occasion for getting back to the right trail, and back to the car. I agree with the above review, the Topo software, although a little lacking in detail and accuracy in landmarks, makes the device a lot...

Apr, 2009

Consumer review by: gjonbelay (spgear.org)

I have no complaints

 

I bought this GPS a couple of years ago and it has served me well. For me it was a compromise between light weight and lots of features. I bought the Topo software to go with it. Without the Topos I probably wouldn't appreciate it as much. That's why I...

Mar, 2009

Consumer review by: millsb40 (spgear.org)

Untitled Review

 

This is a great little unit, and appears very similar to the eTrex Legend, but the color screen makes viewing really easy, clear, and bright. This unit would get 5 stars but the thumb control is on the left hand side, and since I am right handed, my...

Jan, 2005

Product Specifications

The eTrex Legend C is Garmin's exciting, new, pocket-sized handheld that brings color, automatic routing, longer battery life, plus more to Garmin's popular-selling eTrex Legend. You won't miss a thing when you take this colorful, lightweight, easy-to-use handheld out hiking, biking, boating or even geocaching. The eTrex Legend C along with the eTrex Vista C are Garmin's smallest, least expensive products to combine a color TFT display and advanced GPS routing capabilities in a waterproof design. Outdoor enthusiasts will love the latest improvements made to the eTrex Legend C.

Battery

Run Time (Up To):36hour(s)

Built-in Display

Diagonal Size:2"
Diagonal Size (metric):5.1 cm
Resolution:176 x 220

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:1.2in
Height:4.1in
Weight:5.5oz
Width:2.2in

GPS Software

Maps Included:North America / South America

GPS System

Connectivity:USB
DGPS:DGPS ready
GPS Functions / Services:Bearing / Distance / Elevation / ETA (Estimated Time of Arrival) / ETE (Estimated Time Enroute) / Heading / Speed / Time/date / VMG (Velocity Made Good)
Receiver:12 channel
Recommended Use:Hiking
SBAS:WAAS
Type:GPS receiver

Header

Manufacturer:Garmin
Model:Legend C
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Garmin eTrex

Miscellaneous

Waterproof: Yes

Navigation

Routes:50
Tracklog Points:10000
Tracks:20
Waypoints:500