The Garmin GPSMAP 79sc comes with preloaded g3 Coastal Charts, built-in compass and heaps of memory for all your waypoints and files.
It’s water-resistant, it floats, and it’s scratchproof + fogproof, so it belongs on the water — just like you.
This thing can remember up to 10,000 waypoints and more, so you don’t have to.
The built-in compass will point you in the right direction.
Get the best of Garmin and Navionics® data with BlueChart® g3 coastal charts.
Stay out longer with up to 19 hours of battery life in GPS mode.
With support for multiple satellite constellations — such as GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, QZSS and SBAS — you’ll get accurate, reliable tracking and positioning around the world.
Preloaded BlueChart g3 coastal charts give you leading-edge coverage, clarity and detail with integrated Garmin and Navionics data.
- GPSMAP 79sc
- USB cable
|DIMENSION||6.77 x 17.40 x 4.23 cm|
|DISPLAY SIZE||3.8 x 6.3 cm; 3″ diag (7.6 cm)|
|DISPLAY RESOLUTION||240 x 400 pixels|
|DISPLAY TYPE||Transflective, 65K colour TFT|
|WEIGHT||282g with batteries|
|BATTERY TYPE||2 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended|
|BATTERY LIFE||Up to 19 hours|
|MIL-STD-810||yes (thermal, shock, water); bare unit only|
|INTERFACE||High speed microUSB and NMEA 0183 compatible|
|MEMORY/HISTORY||8 GB (user space varies based on included mapping on sc version)|
Maps & Memory
|PRELOADED MAPS||Available on sc version only|
|ABILITY TO ADD MAPS|
|AUTOMATIC ROUTING (TURN BY TURN ROUTING ON ROADS) FOR OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES||Yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)|
|INCLUDES DETAILED HYDROGRAPHIC FEATURES (COASTLINES, LAKE/RIVER SHORELINES, WETLANDS AND PERENNIAL AND SEASONAL STREAMS)||yes (downloadable from Garmin Express™)|
|INCLUDES SEARCHABLE POINTS OF INTERESTS (PARKS, CAMPGROUNDS, SCENIC LOOKOUTS AND PICNIC SITES)||yes (downloadable from Garmin Express™)|
|DISPLAYS NATIONAL, STATE AND LOCAL PARKS, FORESTS, AND WILDERNESS AREAS||yes (downloadable from Garmin Express™)|
|EXTERNAL MEMORY STORAGE||Yes (32 GB max microSD™ card, not included)|
|NAVIGATION TRACK LOG||20,000 points, 250 saved gpx tracks, 300 saved fit activities|
|NAVIGATION ROUTES||250, 250 points per route; 50 points auto routing|
|COMPASS||Yes (tilt-compensated 3-axis)|
|GPS COMPASS (WHILE MOVING)|
|CUSTOM MAPS COMPATIBLE|
Why purchase from Electric Bug? Here at Electric Bug in Adelaide we are just a phone call or visit away! Unlike some big stores, our salespeople are experts in our products. We are able to assist with any issues or queries you may have and can provide all the advice you need to get started! Not sure what accessories, antennas or mounts will work with your new device? Just ask! We can also assist with repairs and servicing.