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Magellan eXplorist 610

Magellan eXplorist 610
alaScore 79

106 reviews

Jul, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 106 reviews from magazines and websites. Opinions about the build quality and performance are generally positive. The screen and value for money are also appreciated, but there are some mixed reviews about the design.

usability, value for money, screen, performance, build quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Magellan eXplorist 610 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Magellan eXplorist 610

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 24 user reviews of Magellan eXplorist 610 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on Amazon.co.uk.

usability, value for money, screen, build quality, performance

88% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Magellan eXplorist 610 2011 Waterproof Handheld Hiking GPS

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Amazon.com review summary for Magellan eXplorist 610

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 58 user reviews of Magellan eXplorist 610 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on Amazon.com.

usability, performance, screen, build quality, value for money

design

79% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Magellan eXplorist 610 Waterproof Hiking GPS

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Magellan eXplorist 610 GPS

 

Sometimes it's good to get outside. I know this sounds near blasphemous coming from a devout nerd. If your skin tone is what some might call close to translucent, or if you've ever been mistaken for a corpse while taking a nap, some fresh outdoors and...

By the end of our testing, the eXplorist 610 was able to handle the gauntlet we put it through. We used it to find several geocaches, and it even survived a brief bout with swamp water. The cost of $449.99 may seem a bit prohibitive at first, but it is...

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Magellan eXplorist 610

 

An in-built camera, compass, high-sensitivity sat-nav, topographical maps, geocaching, media playing and tracking makes this off-road navigator more than just a GPS. The Magellan eXplorist 610 is a survival tool for the modern man versing wild.

In-built camera; sturdy, weatherproof construction; easy to use and customise

Bulky build; small screen; high asking price for a GPS navigator

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Good device for paddlers

 

I liked it very much. It is very useful in my kayak trips.This product has... Large/easy to see screen, Easy to readAbout me... Use for outdoor activities (i.e. hiking, hunting, fishing), Use for long distance sports (i.e. bicycling, skiing, running)