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(based on 2 ratings)
Brand: Garmin
Located in: Handheld / Portable GPS
Oregon 400c puts saltwater fun at your fingertips. This next-generation handheld features a rugged, touchscreen along with BlueChart g2 coastal charts, a high-sensitivity receiver, barometric altimeter, electronic compass, microSD card slot, picture viewer and more. Even exchange tracks, waypoints, routes and geocaches wirelessly between similar units.

Touch and Go

Oregon 400c leads the way with a tough, 3-inch diagonal, sunlight-readable, color, touchscreen display. Its easy-to-use interface means you'll spend more time enjoying the outdoors and less time searching for information. Both durable and waterproof, Oregon 400c is built to withstand the elements. Bumps, dust, dirt, humidity and water are no match for this rugged navigator.

Explore Coastal Waters

Oregon comes with built-in BlueChart g2 coastal charts and a worldwide basemap with imagery - perfect for all your outdoor pursuits. Map detail includes includes shorelines, depth contours, navaids, harbors, marinas, port plans coastal roads for the U.S. and Bahamas.

Share Wirelessly

With Oregon 400c you can share your waypoints, tracks, routes and geocaches wirelessly other Oregon and Colorado users. Now you can send your favorite route to a friend to enjoy or the location of a cache to find. Sharing data is easy. Just touch "send" to transfer your information to similar units.

Find Fun

Oregon 400c supports Geocaching.com GPX files for downloading geocaches and details straight to your unit. No more manually entering coordinates and paper print outs! Simply upload the GPX file to your unit and start hunting for caches. Show off photos of your excursions with Oregon's picture viewer. Slim and lightweight, Oregon is the perfect companion for all your outdoor pursuits.

Keep Your Fix

With its high-sensitivity, WAAS-enabled GPS receiver and HotFix satellite prediction, Oregon 400c locates your position quickly and precisely and maintains its GPS location even in heavy cover and deep canyons. The advantage is clear - whether you're in deep woods or just near tall buildings and trees, you can count on Oregon to help you find your way when you need it the most.

Get Your Bearings

Oregon 400c has a built-in electronic compass that provides bearing information even while you're standing still, and its barometric altimeter tracks changes in pressure to pinpoint your precise altitude. You can even use the altimeter to plot barometric pressure over time, which can help you keep an eye on changing weather conditions.

Add Maps

Conveniently plug in optional preloaded microSD cards for all your outdoor activities on land or water (see maps tab for compatible maps). Just insert a MapSource card with detailed street maps, and Oregon provides turn-by-turn directions to your destination. Add select topographic maps to take advantage of Oregon's 3-D map view which gives you a better perspective of your elevation. With BlueChart g2 Vision, you?ll get everything you need for a great day on the water including depth contours, navaids and harbors. The card slot is located inside the waterproof battery compartment, so you don't have to worry about getting it wet.

Oregon 400c: Touch the great outdoors.

Review Snapshot®
Avg. Customer Rating:
 
4.5 stars
(based on 2 reviews)
 
Easy to use and would recommend
By GManVerified Purchaser from Boston, MA on 6/5/2009
Pros:
Accurate, Intuitive Menu, Quick Navigation
Cons:
Short Battery Life
Describe Yourself:
Casual User
How are you with directions:
Great w/Directions
Bottom Line:
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Comments about Garmin Garmin Oregon 400C Portable Hand-Held GPS Unit:

Get rechargable batteries.

[1 of 1 customers found this review helpful]

 
Amazing GPS
By GeocacherVerified Reviewer from Fargo, ND on 1/21/2009
Pros:
Accurate, Extensive Base Map, Intuitive Menu, Large Screen, One Hand Control, Quick Navigation, Quick Signal, Reliable Reception
Best Uses:
Cycling, Geocaching, Hiking, Jogging
Describe Yourself:
Casual User
How are you with directions:
Bad w/Directions
Bottom Line:
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Comments about Garmin Garmin Oregon 400C Portable Hand-Held GPS Unit:

I use this product for Geo Cashing. It is an amazing GPS and very easy to use! The color touch screen is very cool. It's easy enough for kids to use.

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