The GPS Store's Guide to Handheld GPS units

At The GPS Store we try to make your shopping experience as easy as possible. Our guide to handheld GPS was made in an effort to cut down the time one would spend trying to find the unit that is right for their application. This guide gives you important information regarding our Handheld GPS units and what special features a unit may have, or what makes a particular model stand out. Helping you narrow down the selection of units without spending hours looking at different models. If you still have questions you can always send an email to and one of our product specialists will respond. 

Garmin eTrex 10Garmin eTrex 10- Basic easy to operate unit with track plotter display. Waterproof to IPX 7 standards. 20 hour battery life and can store up to 2,000 waypoints.

Garmin GPS 73Garmin GPS 73- A floating, non-mapping handheld ideal as a backup for any vessel. Its high-sensitivity GPS marks and stores 1,000 waypoints and 100 tracks.

Garmin GPSMAP 79s Garmin GPSMAP 79s- Floating handheld GPS is rugged and waterproof, excellent for marine use and preloaded with a worldwide basemap. Great for primary GPS or as a backup!

Garmin GPSMAP 66SGarmin GPSMAP 66S-This handheld GPS is built tough and made for life in the outdoors. A sunlight viewable display, rugged design, and waypoint storage for up to 10,000 waypoints.

Garmin eTrex 22xGarmin eTrex 22x- Basic, rugged and easy to operate with a 2.2” display. Built-in 3-Axis Compass and Barometric altimeter as well.

Garmin GPSMAP 86iGarmin GPSMAP 86i- A 3” display with worldwide basemap and inReach capabilities, SOS and 2 way satellite text communication and water proof.

Garmin GPSMAP 64sx Garmin GPSMAP 64sx- A long lasting battery life with an electronic compass, barometric altimeter, and wireless connectivity offer high end features at an affordable price.

Garmin GPSMAP 86sGarmin GPSMAP 86s- Floating handheld GPS that’s perfect for offshore and inland lake navigating. Preloaded worldwide basemap, and ready to navigate right out of the box.

Garmin eTrex 32xGarmin eTrex 32x-Preloaded Garmin TopoActive maps with routable roads and trails and multi-satellite support will help you find your way in the outdoors with ease.

Garmin GPSMAP 66SRGarmin GPSMAP 66SR- 3” display with ABC sensors and TopoActive mapping make the GPSMAP 66sr a feature filled unit for life off the grid. Simple one-handed operation!

Garmin Rino 700 Garmin Rino 700- Rugged Waterproof, 2.2” display with thumbstick control, built for the outdoors. Unit to Unit Text Messaging.

Garmin Montana 700Garmin Montana 700- Durable and waterproof, this 5” dual-oriented color display is preloaded with TopoActive mapping. Perfect for ATV, Boat, Hiking, or Hunting.

Garmin Astro 430Garmin Astro 430- GPS/GLONASS receiver, preloaded 100K Topo Mapping, 3 Axis Electronic Compass and Barometric Altimeter. Pinpoint tracking accuracy.

Garmin Alpha 200i Garmin Alpha 200i- This 3.5” color displayed tracks up to 20 dogs, up to 9 miles away, perfect for hunting in groups and offers built-in TopoActive Maps.

Garmin Rino 750Garmin Rino 750- 5W FRS/GMRS 2 Way Radio with a High Sensitivity GPS Receiver, Worldwide basemap and 3” Touchscreen. Position reporting and NOAA Weather Radio.

Garmin GPSMAP 79SCGarmin GPSMAP 79SC- Rugged floating GPS with preloaded detailed coastal mapping for the US. Holds 10,000 waypoints and 250 routes, great for primary GPS or as a backup!

Garmin GPSMAP 65Garmin GPSMAP 65- Easy operation with preloaded TopoActive maps for US and Canada with terrain contours and elevations includes high-sensitivity GPS antenna.

Garmin GPSMAP 65sGarmin GPSMAP 65s- Multi-Band internal satellite receivers, preloaded with TopoActive mapping offering detailed coverage for US and Canada and offers built-in ABC sensors!

Garmin Rino 755TGarmin Rino 755T- 3” Touchscreen, Active Weather, 8MP Camera, Wireless Communication, FRS/GMRS Radio and Position Reporting in this rugged handheld!

Garmin Alpha 100Garmin Alpha 100- A built in lithium battery can keep you moving up to 20 hours before you recharge it. The Alpha 100 lets you track, train up to 20 dogs simultaneously.

Garmin GPSMAP 276CXGarmin GPSMAP 276CX- Bright 5” Sunlight Viewable, Keypad controlled screen. Top choice for off road vehicle or marine use. Saves up to 10,000 waypoints.

Garmin Alpha 100Garmin Alpha 100 With TT15- A must have for hunters that use dogs, rugged waterproof design, and 3” color touch screen display that will show pre-loaded 100k US topo maps.

Garmin GPSMAP 86scGarmin GPSMAP 86sc-Preloaded with Garmin Bluechart G3 maps with Navionics data for coastal US. Floating GPS is the perfect addition to your next offshore adventure.

Garmin GPSMAP 86sciGarmin GPSMAP 86sci- Preloaded G3 coastal maps for the US, inReach capabilities with SOS and 2 way satellite text communication make this a great addition to your activities!

Garmin GPSMAP 66iGarmin GPSMAP 66i- Built tough and made for life in the outdoors, rugged design and a longer battery life. Detailed views of terrain, elevations, parks, rivers and more built-in!

Garmin Montana 700iGarmin Montana 700i- A 5” color touchscreen with full QWERTY keyboard for two-way texting and SOS communication and preloaded TopoActive and City Navigator mapping!

Garmin Montana 750iGarmin Montana 750i- inReach technology, 8MP camera, preloaded mapping with a 5” dual orientated touchscreen to keep in touch wherever your adventures lead!

Garmin OverlanderGarmin Overlander- A 7” color display with turn by turn on road guidance and preloaded TOPO mapping. A versatile unit for on foot, ATV or vehicle navigation.

Garmin Enduro 2Garmin Enduro 2- Up to 150 hours of battery life while in GPS mode allows the Enduro 2 to keep up with anyone with an active lifestyle and provides a lightweight design and a bright 1.4” solar charged display for indoor and outdoor activities.

Garmin D2 Mach 1 Aviator SmartwatchGarmin D2 Mach 1 Aviator Smartwatch- A vivid AMOLED display with touch and button controls allows aviators to navigate with ease with advanced flying tools, health & fitness monitoring, and is ideal for everyday wear as well.

Garmin Descent G1 Dive WatchGarmin Descent G1 Dive Watch- Full-featured dive watch with an extended battery life, smart notifications, military grade crystal sapphire lens, and multiple dive modes make this a must have for the diver that lives on the go.