Touchscreen, Handheld GPS with an FRS Radio and 100k Topo Maps.
The Garmin Rino 655T is a rugged and waterproof handheld GPS with a FRS/GMRS radio that helps you navigate and communicate in the outdoors with ease. Loaded with features, this unit is perfect for use in a wide array of outdoor activities including camping, hiking, hunting, or geocaching.
Featuring a large 2.6” glove-friendly touchscreen color display with transflective technology for easy viewing in bright light conditions, the Rino 655T is easier to use than ever. The unit has a built-in high sensitivity WAAS-enabled receiver and Quad helix antenna which provides GPS signal corrections for even greater position accuracy of up to 3 meters, 95 percent of the time. And with its built-in 3-axis tilt-compensated electronic compass and barometric altimeter it’s easy to pinpoint your location without having to hold the unit level.
The Rino 655T conveniently comes preloaded with TOPO 100K which covers the entire U.S., including Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico and provides you with detailed maps of terrain contours, elevations, summits, parks, coastlines, rivers, lakes and geographical points. With TOPO 100K you can easily search points of interest such as parks, campgrounds, scenic lookouts, and picnic sites. More maps can easily be added thanks to the unit’s microSD card slot. Simply load TOPO U.S. 24K maps for hitting the trail or BlueChart g2 for a day out on the water. Enhance your maps with BirdsEye Satellite Imagery to download and overlay satellite images to your maps (subscription required). For added convenience the 655T is compatible with Custom Maps which allows you to transform paper and electronic maps into downloadable maps for your device. Plus you can document your adventures with the built-in 5 megapixel autofocus camera that automatically geotags the location it was taken.
Staying in touch and finding your friends is easy with Rino 655T’s unique Position reporting capability. By sending your location to other Rhino users, your current position will be displayed on their map. This great safety feature allows you to know where other members of your group are located at all times while the FRS/GMRS radio lets you communicate with other members with ease. You can even text message from unit to unit which is a very useful features in windy or noisy conditions. For added safety, the Rino 655T features a built-in NOAA weather radio to help you avoid hazardous weather conditions.
Planning your next adventure is simple. View and organize maps, waypoints, routes, and tracks with BaseCamp which displays topographic map data in 2-D or 3-D on your computer screen. BaseCamp also allows you to create Garmin Adventures so you can share your expeditions with friends and family. For added convenience your computer can be turned into a field command center with BaseStation which allows you to view GPS data on your computer screen.