eTrex 30x is our upgradedversion of the popular eTrex 30, with enhanced screen resolution for a morereadable display and internal memory expanded to hold more maps. It retains theease-of-use, durability and affordability that eTrex is legendary for and canalso be used on ATVs, bicycles, boats, cars or hot air balloons.
See the Way
eTrex 30x has an enhanced2.2-inch, 65K color, sunlight-readable display. Durable and waterproof, eTrex30x is built to withstand the elements. It has an upgraded interface yetretains its legendary toughness to withstand dust, dirt, humidity or water.
New Tools for Your Trek
eTrex 30x adds a built-in3-axis tilt-compensated electronic compass, which shows your heading even whenyou��_��__��_��_re standing still, without holding it level. Also added is a barometricaltimeter which tracks changes in pressure to pinpoint your precise altitude,and you even can use it to plot barometric pressure over time, which can helpyou keep an eye on changing weather conditions.
With an array ofcompatible mounts, eTrex 30x is designed as a handheld or for use on ATVs,bicycles, in boats, cars even hot air balloons. Use the auto mount capabilityandCity NavigatorNT��_maps for turn-by-turn driving directions, or the rugged mountfor your motorcycle or ATV. Wherever you think you might take eTrex, it has themapping and mounts to get you there.
The eTrex series is thefirst-ever consumer-grade receivers that can track both GPS and GLONASSsatellites simultaneously. When using GLONASS satellites, a system developed bythe Russian Federation, the time it takes for the receiver to ��_��_?lock on��_��__? to aposition is (on average) approximately 20 percent faster than using GPS. Andwhen using both GPS and GLONASS, the receiver has the ability to lock on to 24more satellites than using GPS alone.
With its microSD cardslot and expanded 3.7 GB of internal memory, eTrex 30x lets you loadTOPO 24KorGarmin HuntViewmaps and hit the trail, plug inBlueChart��_ g2preloaded cards for a great day on the water or City Navigator NT map data forturn-by-turn routing on roads. eTrex 30x also supportsBirdsEyeSatellite Imagery(subscription required), that lets you downloadsatellite images to your device and integrate them with your maps.
Wirelessly connecting to avariety of compatible Garmin devices, includingVIRB action camerasand ANT+��_sensors (including a heart rate monitor), the eTrex 30x can also read from andwrite to thechirpwireless beacon ��_��_��_ or link with your trail buddy��_��__��_��_sOregon��_,Montana��_,GPSMAP��_ 64orother ANT+-enabled outdoor navigation devices.?
Keep Your Fix
With its high-sensitivity,WAAS-enabled GPS receiver and HotFix satellite prediction, eTrex locates yourposition quickly and precisely and maintains its GPS location even in heavycover and deep canyons.
eTrex 30x supportsgeocachingGPX files for downloadinggeocaches and details straight to your unit. VisitGeocaching.comto start your geocachingadventure. By going paperless, you're not only helping the environment but alsoimproving efficiency. eTrex 30x stores and displays key information, includinglocation, terrain, difficulty, hints and descriptions, which means no moremanually entering coordinates and paper printouts. Simply upload the GPX file toyour unit and start hunting for caches.
Plan Your Next Trip
Take charge of your next adventure withBaseCamp,software that lets you view and organize maps, waypoints, routes, and tracks.This free trip-planning software even allows you to createGarmin Adventuresthat you can share withfriends, family or fellow explorers. BaseCamp displays topographic map data in2-D or 3-D on your computer screen, including contour lines and elevationprofiles. It also can transfer an unlimited amount of satellite images to yourdevice when paired with a BirdsEye Satellite Imagery subscription.