Garmin eTrex 10 vs GPSMAP 62stc

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A Comparison on the difference features between Garmin eTrex 10 and GPSMAP 62stc 

Garmin Handhelds GPS
eTrex 10 GPSMAP 62stc
ModelseTrex 10?
Garmin eTrex 10
Garmin GPSMAP 62stc
Garmin GPSMAP 62stc
View the latest priceGarmin eTrex 10 Worldwide Handheld GPS NavigatorGarmin GPSMAP 62stc Handheld Navigator
Product Type HandheldHandheld
What's Difference
Unit dimensions, WxHxD: 2.1" x 4.0" x 1.3" (5.4 x 10.3 x 3.3 cm)2.4" x 6.3" x 1.4" (6.1 x 16.0 x 3.6 cm)
Display size, WxH: 1.4" x 1.7" (3.6 x 4.3 cm); 2.2" diag (5.6 cm)1.43" x 2.15" (3.6 x 5.5 cm); 2.6" diag (6.6 cm)
Display resolution, WxH: 128 x 160 pixels160 x 240 pixels
Display type: transflective, monochrometransflective, 65-K color TFT
Weight: 5 oz (141.7 g) with batteries9.3 oz (262.1 g) with batteries
Battery: 2 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended2 AA NiMH batteries (included)
Battery life: 25 hours16 hours (2 AA batteries)
Interface: USBhigh-speed USB and NMEA 0183 compatible
Preloaded maps: noyes (topographic)
Ability to add maps: noyes
Built-in memory: no3.5 GB
Accepts data cards: nomicroSD™ card (not included)
Waypoints/favorites/locations: 10002000
Routes: 50200
Track log: 10,000 points, 100 saved tracks10,000 points, 200 saved tracks
Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads): noyes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)
Electronic compass: noyes (tilt-compensated, 3-axis)
Barometric altimeter: noyes
Camera: noyes (5 megapixel with autofocus; automatic geo-tagging)
Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos): noyes
Picture viewer: noyes
Custom maps compatible: noyes
Tide tables: noyes
Unit-to-unit transfer (shares data wirelessly with similar units): noyes
What's Common
Waterproof: yes (IPX7)yes (IPX7)
High-sensitivity receiver: yesyes
Basemap: yesyes
Geocaching-friendly: yes (paperless)yes (paperless)
Hunt/fish calendar: yesyes
Sun and moon information: yesyes
Area calculation: yesyes
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest): yesyes
Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data): yesyes
What's Unavailable
Floats: nono
Touchscreen: nono
Outdoor GPS games: nono
Official Specs and Features
Learn more from the manufacturer site. Read more about eTrex 10 at garmin.comRead more about GPSMAP 62stc at
Amazon’s Customer Reviews
inclusive of the most helpful favorable review and the most helpful critical review (if applicable)

Note: Amazon will lump together the customer reviews for all models that belong to one particular Garmin series into one section. For example, models eTrex 10, eTrex 20 and eTrex 30 (new eTrex Series) will be lumped under one customer reviews section. So when you read a review, do look at which model the review refers to.
Click here to read the reviews on eTrex 10Click here to read the reviews on GPSMAP 62stc
Demo Video
Relevant video found at Click here to watch Garmin Etrex 10 Review/Guide from YouTube.comN/A
Price Check
View the latest priceClick on this link Garmin eTrex 10 Worldwide Handheld GPS NavigatorClick on this link Garmin GPSMAP 62stc Handheld Navigator

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