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Garmin GPS II Plus

Garmin GPS II Plus
alaScore 64

27 reviews

Jul, 2014

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews from magazines and websites. Opinions about the build quality and performance are generally positive.

usability, performance, build quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Garmin GPS II Plus is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 64/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 user reviews of Garmin GPS II Plus from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on Amazon.com.

usability, build quality, performance

89% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

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Product Specifications

Hot on the heels of the revolutionary GPS II comes Garmin's high-powered switchable handheld: the GPS II Plus. Featuring an impressive 12 parallel channel receiver for quick satellite acquisition and enhanced reception, the GPS II Plus is designed to track any over-the-road journey and offroad adventure you have in mind. Garmin's newest compact GPS features a state-of-the-art two-way screen display for vertical or horizontal orientation - which makes it easy to go from your vehicle to the hiking trail. With an external antenna for impressive reception, the GPS II Plus also boasts dedicated zoom keys, waypoint symbols, diagonal panning, auto start/stop trip timer, and average and maximum speed recordings. Just four AA batteries will provide up to 24 hours of accurate tracking and precise navigation. Now the same pinpoint guidance used by pilots the world over is conveniently available to adventurers, regardless of their transportation means: 4x4, ATV, bicycle, motorcycle, snowmobile, boat, or on foot. The Garmin GPS II Plus: a dominating force in GPS - any way you look at it. The GPS II Plus comes with the North America City Point Database. The database includes the United States, Alaska, Canada, northern most portion of Mexico, and the majority of the Caribbean, and covers the majority of W180 to W20 Longitude, 0 to N75 Latitude.

Battery

Run Time (Up To):24hour(s)

Built-in Display

Resolution:100 x 64

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:1.6in
Height:2.3in
Weight:9oz
Width:5in

GPS Software

Maps Included:North America

GPS System

Connectivity:Serial
DGPS:DGPS ready
GPS Functions / Services:Bearing / CTS (Course to Steer) / Distance / Elevation / ETA (Estimated Time of Arrival) / ETE (Estimated Time Enroute) / MOB (Man Overboard) / VMG (Velocity Made Good) / XTE (Cross Track Error)
Receiver:12 channel
Recommended Use:Hiking
Type:GPS receiver

Header

Country Kits:North America
Localization:English
Manufacturer:Garmin
Model:II Plus
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Garmin GPS

Navigation

Routes:20
Tracklog Points:1024
Waypoints:500
Waypoints per route:30
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