Exciting new features include a 3″ sunlight-readable color touchscreen with enhanced clarity high-speed USB for faster map transfers with your puter plus a 3-axis tilt-pensated pass. This pass will allow the unit to report an accurate heading even when the unit is not held level.A built-in DEM (digital elevation model) basemap supports terrain shading and route elevation profiles to help you visualize terrain difficulty. HotFix satellite prediction helps find your position quickly and precisely while the high-sensitivity GPS maintains its signal even in heavy cover and deep canyons. Both units support paperless geocaching 3-D elevation perspective and Garmin Custom Maps. Garmin Custom Maps is a free and simple process that transforms paper and electronic maps into downloadable maps for your patible Garmin GPS.If you’re looking for the perfect multipurpose tool for your outdoor adventure all you need is a rugged Oregon 450 GPS navigator. It’s the ideal panion for your outdoor adventures! Features and Specifications: 3-axis tilt-pensated electronic pass and barometric altimeter High-speed USB for faster map transfers with your puter Improved 3″ sunlight-readable color touchscreen display enhanced clarity High-sensitivity GPS receiver with HotFix for improved performance and reception 850 MB of internal memory for map data and photo navigation microSD card slot for optional mapping and data storage Built-in basemap with DEM data Wirelessly share routes tracks waypoints and geocaches between units Easy-to-use touchscreen interface 240 x 400 pixels (W x H) Unit dimensions: 2.3″ x 4.5″ x 1.4″ (W x H x D) Waterproof standard: IEC 60529 IPX7 InterfaceL USB and NMEA 0183 Up to 16 hours of battery life battery type: 2 AA (not included) NiMH or Lithium-ion remended Weight: 6.8 oz with batteries Product : GARMIN OREGON 450 HANDHELD GPS Manufacturer : GARMIN Manufacturer Part No : 010-00697-40 UPC : 753759100537With Oregon 450 you can really get in touch with nature. This next-generation handheld features a rugged, sunlight-readable, touchscreen along with a built-in basemap with shaded relief, a high-sensitivity receiver, barometric altimeter, 3-axis electronic compass, microSD card slot, picture viewer and more. Even exchange tracks, waypoints, routes and geocaches wirelessly between similar units.
Touch and Go
Oregon 450 leads the way with a tough, 3-inch diagonal, sunlight-readable, color, touchscreen display that offers crystal clear enhanced colors and high-resolution images. Its easy-to-use interface means you’ll spend more time enjoying the outdoors and less time searching for information. With user-selectable dashboards, you can customize the appearance of your display. Both durable and waterproof, Oregon 450 is built to withstand the elements. Bumps, dust, dirt, humidity and water are no match for this rugged navigator.
3-axis compass view.
Map and compass view.
Upcoming elevation view.
Oregon 450 comes with a built-in worldwide basemap with shaded contours. Simply touch the color screen to navigate. Its digital elevation maps show you shaded contours at higher zoom levels, giving you a big picture of the surrounding terrain.
With Oregon 450 you can share your waypoints, tracks, routes and geocaches wirelessly other compatible Oregon, Colorado and Dakota users. Now you can send your favorite hike to your 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.
Oregon 450 supports Geocaching.com GPX files for downloading geocaches and details straight to your unit. By going paperless, you’re not only helping the environment but also improving efficiency. Oregon stores and displays key information, including location, terrain, difficulty, hints and descriptions, which means 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.
Get Your Bearings
Oregon 450 has a built-in 3-axis tilt-compensated electronic compass, which shows your heading even when you’re standing still, without holding it level. Its barometric altimeter tracks changes in pressure to pinpoint your precise altitude, and you can even use it to plot barometric pressure over time, which can help you keep an eye on changing weather conditions. See changes in your elevation ahead of you and where you’ve been with enhanced track navigation. With its high-sensitivity, WAAS-enabled GPS receiver and HotFix satellite prediction, Oregon 450 locates your position quickly and precisely and maintains its GPS location even in heavy cover and deep canyons.
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 , 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.
You’ve been busy exploring and now you want to store and analyze your activities. With a simple connection to your computer and to the Internet, you can get a detailed analysis of your activities and send tracks to your outdoor device using Garmin Connect. This one-stop site offers an activity table and allows you to view your activities on a map using Google Earth. Explore other routes uploaded by millions of Garmin Connect users and share your experiences on Twitter and Facebook. Getting started is easy, so get out there, explore, and share.
What’s in the Box
Oregon 450, carabiner clip, USB cable, and quick start manual
- 3-axis tilt-compensated electronic compass and barometric altimeter
- Improved 3″ sunlight-readable, color, touchscreen display, enhanced clarity
- High-sensitivity GPS receiver with HotFix for improved performance and reception
- High-speed USB for faster map transfers with your computer
- Wirelessly share routes, tracks, waypoints and geocaches between units