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Garmin 79sc Marine Handheld Preloaded w/ BlueChart g3 + 32GB Accessories Bundle

by Garmin
Condition: New
Original price $169.97 - Original price $169.97
Original price $169.97
$369.99
$369.99 - $369.99
Current price $369.99
SKU E2GRGPSMAP79SC
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Item Description
  • Water Resistant
  • Built-in Compass
  • Up to 19 Hours of Battery Life
  • Scratch-Resistant & Fogproof
  • Recommended Accessories

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      Garmin Universal Carrying Case - Black

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      Save your handheld GPS or FRS from some of the scuffs and scrapes it could pick up in the line of duty. This nylon carrying case protects your unit...

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      Original price $12.69
      Original price $12.69 - Original price $12.69
      Original price $12.69
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      $9.99 - $9.99
      Current price $9.99

    Overview

     

    It’s water-resistant, it floats, and it’s fogproof, so it belongs on the water — just like you. This thing canremember up to 10,000 waypoints and more, so you don’t have to. It’s nice to have reliable positioning when you’re out on the water. The built-in compass will point you in the right direction.Get the best of Garmin and Navionics data with optional BlueChart g3 coastal charts.Stay out longer with up to 19 hours of battery life in GPS mode.Built for life on the boat.

     

    RUGGED HANDHELD
    This handheld is water-resistant (IPX7) with a high-resolution color display you can read in the sun. The glass is even scratch-resistant and fogproof.

    DESIGNED TO FLOAT
    If rough waters come and the handheld goes overboard, don’t worry. This device floats.

    BATTERY LIFE
    User-replaceable AA batteries (not included) provide up to 19 hours of battery life in GPS tracking mode. Exactly what you need to navigate.

    ACCURATE TRACKING
    With support for multiple satellite constellations — such as GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS and SBAS — you’ll get accurate, reliable tracking and positioning around the world.

    INCREASED MEMORY
    More memory than previous models means you can save and track 10,000 waypoints, 250 routes and 300 fitness activity files.

    BUILT-IN COMPASS
    The 3-axis tilt-compensated electronic compass shows your heading — even while the boat is standing still.

    BLUECHART COVERAGE
    Preloaded BlueChart g3 coastal charts (GPSMAP 79sc only) give you leading-edge coverage, clarity and detail with integrated Garmin and Navionics data.

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    It’s water-resistant, it floats, and it’s fogproof, so it belongs on the water — just like you. This thing canremember up to 10,000 waypoints and more, so you don’t have to. It’s nice to have reliable positioning when you’re out on the water. The built-in compass will point you in the right direction.Get the best of Garmin and Navionics data with optional BlueChart g3 coastal charts.Stay out longer with up to 19 hours of battery life in GPS mode.Built for life on the boat.

     

    RUGGED HANDHELD
    This handheld is water-resistant (IPX7) with a high-resolution color display you can read in the sun. The glass is even scratch-resistant and fogproof.

    DESIGNED TO FLOAT
    If rough waters come and the handheld goes overboard, don’t worry. This device floats.

    BATTERY LIFE
    User-replaceable AA batteries (not included) provide up to 19 hours of battery life in GPS tracking mode. Exactly what you need to navigate.

    ACCURATE TRACKING
    With support for multiple satellite constellations — such as GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS and SBAS — you’ll get accurate, reliable tracking and positioning around the world.

    INCREASED MEMORY
    More memory than previous models means you can save and track 10,000 waypoints, 250 routes and 300 fitness activity files.

    BUILT-IN COMPASS
    The 3-axis tilt-compensated electronic compass shows your heading — even while the boat is standing still.

    BLUECHART COVERAGE
    Preloaded BlueChart g3 coastal charts (GPSMAP 79sc only) give you leading-edge coverage, clarity and detail with integrated Garmin and Navionics data.

    General

    PHYSICAL DIMENSIONS 2.67'' x 6.85'' x 1.67'' (6.77 x 17.40 x 4.23 cm)
    DISPLAY SIZE 1.5"W x 2.5"H (3.8 x 6.3 cm); 3" diag (7.6 cm)
    DISPLAY RESOLUTION 240 x 400 pixels
    DISPLAY TYPE transflective, 65K color TFT
    WEIGHT

    9.95 oz (282g) with batteries

    BATTERY TYPE 2 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended
    BATTERY LIFE

    up to 19 hours

    WATER RATING IPX7
    MIL-STD-810 yes (thermal, shock, water); bare unit only
    HIGH-SENSITIVITY RECEIVER YES
    INTERFACE high speed microUSB and NMEA 0183 compatible
    MEMORY/HISTORY 8 GB (user space varies based on included mapping on sc version)

    Maps & Memory

    PRELOADED MAPS

    Available on sc version only

    ABILITY TO ADD MAPS YES
    BASEMAP YES
    AUTOMATIC ROUTING (TURN BY TURN ROUTING ON ROADS) FOR OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES Yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)
    MAP SEGMENTS 15000
    INCLUDES DETAILED HYDROGRAPHIC FEATURES (COASTLINES, LAKE/RIVER SHORELINES, WETLANDS AND PERENNIAL AND SEASONAL STREAMS) Yes (downloadable from Garmin Express)
    INCLUDES SEARCHABLE POINTS OF INTERESTS (PARKS, CAMPGROUNDS, SCENIC LOOKOUTS AND PICNIC SITES) Yes (downloadable from Garmin Express)
    DISPLAYS NATIONAL, STATE AND LOCAL PARKS, FORESTS, AND WILDERNESS AREAS Yes (downloadable from Garmin Express)
    EXTERNAL MEMORY STORAGE yes (32 GB max microSD card, not included)
    WAYPOINTS/FAVORITES/LOCATIONS 10000
    TRACKS 250
    TRACK LOG 20,000 points, 250 saved gpx tracks, 300 saved fit activities
    ROUTES 250, 250 points per route; 50 points auto routing
    RINEX LOGGING YES

    Sensors

    GPS YES
    GLONASS YES
    GALILEO YES
    QZSS YES
    COMPASS Yes (tilt-compensated 3-axis)
    GPS COMPASS (WHILE MOVING) YES

    Outdoor Recreation

    POINT-TO-POINT NAVIGATION YES
    AREA CALCULATION YES
    HUNT/FISH CALENDAR YES
    GEOCACHING-FRIENDLY YES
    CUSTOM MAPS COMPATIBLE YES

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    Box Includes

    INCLUDED IN THE BOX:
    Garmin GPSMAP 79sc Marine Handheld Preloaded With BlueChart g3 Coastal Charts
    Lanyard
    USB Cable
    Documentation

    BUNDLE INCLUDES:
    Garmin GPSMAP 79sc Marine Handheld Preloaded With BlueChart g3 Coastal Charts
    4x Rechargeable AA Batteries w/ Charger
    32GB MicroSD High-Speed Memory Card
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