Guide to the Handheld GPS Unit

Handheld Gps UnitsThis guide to handheld GPS unit technology makes you privy to all the knowledge and expertise regarding these immensely useful navigational devices. Get the facts you need to know regarding the technical capabilities that make a device as accurate as possible, the features that cater to specific outdoor sports and hobbies, and what additional functions will serve you best. We’ve got thousands of articles explaining how they work, how to use them, and important terminology that will help you understand the specifications of a device.

Know what WAAS enabled means? If not, we sure do. In addition, we’ve got reviews and critiques on many of the best and most popular models from Garmin, Magellan, TomTom, Eagle, and many more. Our experts and enthusiasts even highlight the criteria and specific models that are best for hiking, fishing, hunting, geocaching, backpacking, kayaking, and many more outdoor activities that you need a portable, handheld GPS device for. We’ll help you find what you’re looking for and help you get to where you want to go.

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