Garmin is hands down the best GPS maker in the world. The company is in GPS business for over 27 years. Garmin makes a slew of GPS devices targeted for every type of user. Garmin has recently started making health and activity trackers. In this article we will talk about the best GPS devices made by the company.
This GPS by Garmin has a lot of features including dash cam, collision warning system, lane departure warning system and real time location tracking. This GPS device could be fixed in the car or used by hand. This GPS costs around $220. Its hardware is solid and durable.
If you are looking for a low-end Garmin GPS in budget, etrex10 should be considered. This GPS has a 2.2″ monochrome display and a light which makes it easy to read and navigate. This GPS by Garmin also uses GLONASS satellites for faster positioning. Perhaps the best thing about this GPS is its solid and long lasting battery.
This is the latest version of the eTrex series. It was the most successful GPS ever made by Garmin. This GPS is mostly used for hunting, hiking and outdoor purposes. eTrex 20 has a pretty rugged hardware, lots of internal memory and high screen resolution. The battery can last for about 25 hours. The GPS device weighs just 5 ounces. It has a colored screen.
If you are a biker or a cyclist and want to buy a great budget GPS, Garmin Edge should be your choice. This GPS even offers in-ride challenges via Strava live segment. You can see your heart rate, recovery time and speed on the GPS. Garmin Edge can be fixed on the bike. The device could also be paired with indoor trainers and data display devices. You can also share your progress on social media apps with this GPS.
This GPS is a perfect device if you are looking for a one-time investment for all your GPS needs. This GPS could be fixed in a car and could also be used as a handheld device. It has a direct integration with the Foursquare. So you can get directions and reviews of thousands of restaurants, shopping malls and hangout places.
If you are looking for a GPS band by Garmin, Vivofit band is a new device which is getting insanely popular around the world. Garmin’s Vivofit will not only give you directions and track your location, it will also motivate you to move more, show you the calorie count and display your heart rate.