New additions to Garmin’s Oregon family

Garmin’s new Oregon 450 and Oregon 450t touchscreen GPS devices boast next generation touchscreen technology, with a bright 3” colour display, which is perfect for use in all conditions. These rugged devices are also waterproof and glove-friendly.

The new Oregon units also include a barometric altimeter, paperless geocaching and wireless exchange of tracks, waypoints, routes and geocaches with other compatible devices.

Both handhelds boast a worldwide shaded relief basemap and state-of-the-art 3D elevation perspective – the Oregon 450t even adds preloaded recreational maps for Europe. In addition, there is the ability to search for points of interest by name or proximity to a location and view descriptive details for terrain contours, topo elevations, summits and geographical points.

The Oregon 450 and Oregon 450t last up to 16 hours on two AA batteries.

The new Oregon models have 500 MB of internal memory and a microSD card for optional data, you can store up to 2,000 waypoints, 200 routes, 5,000 caches and a tracklog of up to 10,000 points and 200 saved tracks.

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