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Garmin GPS 152

Garmin GPS 152
alaAverage 4.6

7 reviews

May, 2018

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 reviews of Garmin GPS 152. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS for all reviews. People really like the usability. The reliability is also mentioned favorably.

reliability, usability

On average, users rate this product 91/100.

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Consumer review (amazon.com)

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 user reviews of Garmin GPS 152 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the usability. The reliability also gets good opinions.

reliability, usability

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

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Consumer review (tigergps.com)

recommended

 

this gps is great, i have a small boat and am out in the open ocean at night and need reliable info. it is small ehough to fit in well in my boat, but big enough to be able to easily view. i have been using it for over a year now with no problems and...

Jan, 2009

Product Specifications

The GPS 152 is a 12 parallel channel GPS receiver loaded with a database of American cities and nautical navigation aids such as lights, buoys, sound signals, day beacons and tide data. Built-in memory of one megabyte makes the GPS 152 compatible with Garmin's MapSource Points of Interest CD. With this CD and the GPS 152, you add additional marine navaid detail to your unit. In addition to larger memory, the GPS 152 is compatible with the Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS), a technology designed to improve the accuracy of GPS positioning to about three meters. On the outside, the GPS 152 comes housed in a waterproof case that's about four inches high and five inches wide. A large four-inch diagonal, high-contrast display features 100x160 pixels for the ultimate in readability. A simple keypad at the bottom of the unit makes entering information easy, without blocking your view of the display.

Built-in Display

Diagonal Size:4"
Diagonal Size (metric):10.2 cm
Resolution:100 x 160

Certificates

RoHS compliance: No

Design

Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Fixed / Plug-in

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:2.4in
Height:4.9in
Weight:16oz
Width:5.3in

Display

Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:4
Display Resolution:160 x 100
Display size (HxV):2.3 x 3.5 / 3.5 x 2.3 / 4.0
Display size (HxV) (imperial):2.3 x 3.5 / 3.5 x 2.3 / 4.0
Gray scale levels:4
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N

GPS Performance

Acquisition times - autolocate:300
Acquisition times - cold:45
Acquisition times - warm:15
DGPS accuracy - position:118.1 / 3-5 m
DGPS accuracy - velocity:0.05
GPS accuracy - position:590.6 / 95%
GPS accuracy - velocity:0.05
WAAS capability: Yes

GPS Software

Maps Included:North America / South America

GPS System

Connectivity:Serial
DGPS:DGPS ready
GPS Functions / Services:Bearing / Distance / Elevation / ETA (Estimated Time of Arrival) / MOB (Man Overboard) / Speed / Tide Tab / VMG (Velocity Made Good) / XTE (Cross Track Error)/Elevation / ETA (Estimated Time of Arrival) / Heading / MOB (Man Overboard) / Speed / Tide Tab / Time/date / VMG (Velocity Made Good) / XTE (Cross Track Error)
Receiver:12 channel
Recommended Use:Marine
SBAS:WAAS
Type:GPS receiver

GPS Type

Auto: No
Aviation: No
Geocaching (GPS stash hunt): No
Marine (chartplotters, sounders):No / Yes
Outdoor (hiking, trekking): No
Sport (fitness, running): No

Header

Compatibility:PC
Localization:English
Manufacturer:Garmin
Model:152
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Garmin GPS

Indication

Audible alarm(s):Y
Audible Alarms: Yes

Map

Ability to add maps: Yes
Map storage:Internal storage

Miscellaneous

Waterproof: Yes

Navigation

Automatic routing: No
Live service: No
Routes:20
Routes quantity:20 / 50
Tracklog Points:2048
Tracks quantity:10
Traffic Message Channel (TMC): No
Voice commands: No
Waypoints:500
Waypoints per route:30

Networking

Bluetooth: No

Operational Conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):-15 - 70
Operating temperature range (T-T):-15 - 70

Other Features

Antenna Type:GPS 152
Basemap: No
Dynamics:6g
GPS receiver:12
I/O ports:NMEA 0183
Interface:NMEA 0183 / NMEA, RTCM 104, DGPS
Internal memory:1

Reference Resource

Category:Communication equipment
Series:Owner's Manual / Owners Manual/Quick Reference Guide
Title:GPS 152
Type:Pocket guide/User manual

Technical Details

Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Fixed / Plug-in
Hunt/fish calendar: No
Interface Type:Thumb Stick
Number of Waypoints:3000 / 500
Sun & moon information: Yes
Tide tables: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.4 / 4.92
Height:2.4 / 4.92
Weight:16
Width:5.28