Garmin GPSMAP 78 Handheld Navigator
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Product Information for Garmin GPSMAP 78 Handheld Navigator

Highlights for Garmin GPSMAP 78 Handheld Navigator

  • Display Screen:2.6" Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
  • Form Factor:Portable
  • Display Resolution:160 x 240
  • Battery Life:20 Hour

Marketing Information

For boaters and watersports enthusiasts who want to run with the best, the rugged GPSMAP 78 features crisp color mapping, high-sensitivity receiver, new molded rubber side grips, plus a microSD card slot for loading additional maps. And it floats!. GPSMAP 78 comes with built-in worldwide basemap, so you can navigate anywhere with ease. And, like the rest of the 78-series, the 78 is IPX7 waterproof and even floats in water. With its high-sensitivity, WAAS-enabled GPS receiver and HotFix satellite prediction, GPSMAP 78 locates your position quickly and precisely and maintains its GPS location even in heavy cover and deep canyons. The advantage is clear ? whether you?re in deep woods or just near tall buildings and trees, you can count on GPSMAP 78 to help you find your way when you need it the most.


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Physical Characteristics

  • Dimensions: 6" Height x 2.60" Width x 1.20" Depth
  • Weight: 7.70 oz - with Batteries
  • Form Factor: Portable
  • Power Description

  • Power Source: AC Adapter
  • Storage

  • Storage: 1.70 GB (Integrated)
  • Processor & Chipset


    Technical Information

  • Connectivity Technology: Not Applicable
  • Features: Hunt/Fish Calendar
  • Wireless Technology: Not Applicable
  • Waypoints: 2000
  • Warranty


    Battery Information

  • Battery Life: 20 Hour
  • Battery Size Support: AA
  • Number of Batteries Support: 2
  • Controls/Indicators


  • Interfaces/Ports: USB
  • Display & Graphics

  • Display Screen: 2.6" Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
  • Display Resolution: 160 x 240
  • Color Support: 65536 Colors (16-bit)
  • Environmental Conditions

    General Information

  • Product Type: Handheld Navigator
  • Manufacturer Part Number: 010-00864-00
  • Manufacturer Website Address:
  • Manufacturer: Garmin, Ltd
  • Product Model: 78
  • Product Name: GPSMAP 78 Marine Navigator
  • Product Line: GPSMAP
  • Brand Name: Garmin
  • I/O Expansions


  • Memory Card Support: microSD Card
  • Miscellaneous

    Package Contents

  • GPSMAP 78 Marine Navigator
  • Wrist Strap
  • USB Cable
  • Quick Start Manual