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Magellan Triton 2000 GPS Receiver
Get National Geographic Topo! maps on a GPS! This Magellan receiver delivers powerful high-tech tools and legendary navigational performance. Bright, sunlight-readable and scratch-resistant touchscreen with intuitive menu-driven interface is easy to view in almost any condition. Fast 400MHz processor handles dynamic routing and multi-tasking with ease; finger-friendly touchscreen user interface makes navigation a snap. Includes stylus for touchscreen interface map elements and precision map work. A multimedia powerhouse, Triton features both an MP3 player and digital picture organizer; integral speaker for playback. Integrated camera with zoom shoots geo-coded images that allow photos to be referenced to the actual locations in which they were taken. Internal microphone records geo-coded voice annotations to routes; audio jack allows private listening of recordings via headphones (not included). Digital compass determines accurate direction of travel and allows user to sight and navigate precise bearings. Barometric altimeter analyzes pressure differences to determine accurate elevation; pressure tracking helps user forecast weather conditions. Imports maps from Magellan MapSend product series as well as popular software like National Geographic TOPO and Mountain Dynamics. Onboard LED flashlight provides bright illumination for navigating in low- or no-light conditions. Triton 2000's rugged rubberized housing is easy to grip while the strap loop facilitates attachment to packs or clothing. Waterproof construction keeps unit functioning; meets IEC 60529 lPX7 standards (submerge 1-meter for 30 minutes). Expandable memory via SD cards (not included) allows use of up to 4GB size cards for storage of maps, audio, pictures and more. Strong SiRFstarIII chipset provides rapid satellite fix and position lock in narrow valleys, dense woodlands and urban jungles.