Magellan Triton 2000: Outdoor GPS

Magellan Triton 2000 is the ultimate handheld outdoor GPS device that is extremely easy to use. It comes with a big 2.7” QVGA screen. The other interesting features are an electronic compass, barometer, and SD card slot. It also has flashlight, 2MP digital camera, microphone, and speakers that make it more attractive to the users than other GPS devices. Triton 2000 would be an ideal device for those who use their GPS for several tasks like marking locations on the properties or retrieve information on particular locations.

triton2000Triton 2000 has been rated as IPX-7 waterproof. Therefore, you can carry Triton 2000 safely while traveling in a boat or enjoying your kayak or canoe rides. Magellan VantagePoint is a software that you can use to manage and upload maps, other user-generated content, and updates/upgrades on the PC. This helps you in customizing your future trips or in creating new ones. You can download this free software from Magellan website.

You can use personal SD cards to save pictures and sounds, prescheduled routes, waypoints, and additional detailed maps. Expand the device’s navigation potential with marine cartography and topographic maps. Triton is the first handheld GPS that is compatible with 3D maps provided by National Geographic TOPO! State series and Weekend Explorer. These detailed maps offer unmatched scalability with multilayered overlays.

You can take picture or record sound with Magellan Triton 2000 during your travel. The 2.7-inch touch screen allows you to directly interact with the menus and maps preloaded in the device.

Magellan Triton 2000 is equipped with rich collection of multimedia features. The audio books or the MP3 files of Magellan Triton 2000 would never allow your journey to become boring or uneventful.

The 3-axis electronic compass provides stationary bearing and heading even in high altitudes and uneven terrain when its axis is not horizontal to the ground. You can track the atmospheric pressure with the embedded barometer to know more accurately about the altitude reading. The barometer also signals you the changes in the climate. Finding your way at night becomes easier with Magellan Triton 2000 as it has a LED flashlight.

The changeable AA batteries with long 10 hours’ backup make sure that you have power all the time, especially when you require it most. The integrated antenna of Magellan Triton 2000 facilitates clear reception. You get strong signals even in deep canyons and under heavy cloud.

Magellan Triton 2000 comes ready with USB data cable and CD and quick reference guide.

The device has 128-MB internal memory and SD card slot for external memory. This handheld device weighs only 224 gm. Magellan Triton 2000 supports the two major languages, English and French.

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2 Responses to “Magellan Triton 2000: Outdoor GPS”

  1. March 30, 2009 at 6:01 pm #

    Great versatile GPS but if your looking for something to put on your motorcycle a Garmin or TomTom would be better even though the Triton is sometimes advertised as a motorcycle gps system


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