Garmin Rino 520HCx vs 530HCx

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Comparison chart of product specifications and features between Garmin Rino 520HCx and 530HCx

Garmin Two-way GPS
Rino 520HCxRino 530HCx
Rino 520HCx
Rino 520HCx
Rino 530HCx
Rino 530HCx
View the latest priceGarmin Garmin Rino® 520HCxGarmin Rino 530HCx 2-Way Radio with GPS/FRS/GMRS
What's Difference
Electronic compass no yes
Barometric altimeter no yes
NOAA weather radio no yes
What's Common
Unit dimensions, WxHxD 2.3" x 5.1" x 1.8", 7.5" high with antenna (5.8 x 13.0 x 4.6 cm, 19 cm with antenna) 2.3" x 5.1" x 1.8", 7.5" high with antenna (5.8 x 13.0 x 4.6 cm, 19 cm with antenna)
Display size, WxH 1.3" x 1.7" (3.3 x 4.3 cm) 1.3" x 1.7" (3.3 x 4.3 cm)
Display resolution, WxH 176 x 220 pixels 176 x 220 pixels
Display type 256 level color TFT 256 level color TFT
Weight 10.3 oz (292 g ) with battery pack 10.3 oz (292 g ) with battery pack
Battery removable, rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack removable, rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack
Battery life 14 hours 14 hours
Waterproof yes (IPX7) yes (IPX7)
High-sensitivity receiver yes yes
Interface USB USB
Basemap yes yes
Ability to add maps yes yes
Accepts data cards microSD™ card (not included) microSD™ card (not included)
Waypoints/favorites/locations500500
Routes5050
Track log 10,000 points, 20 saved tracks 10,000 points, 20 saved tracks
Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads) yes yes
Hunt/fish calendar yes yes
Sun and moon information yes yes
Area calculation yes yes
Geocaching-friendly yes yes
Frequency band FRS and GMRS FRS and GMRS
Channels2222
Squelch codes3838
Transmit power 0.5 watts FRS, 2.0 watts GMRS (Canada), 5.0 watts, GMRS (US) 0.5 watts FRS, 2.0 watts GMRS (Canada), 5.0 watts, GMRS (US)
Range Up to 2 miles over FRS, up to 14 miles over GMRS Up to 2 miles over FRS, up to 14 miles over GMRS
VOX (voice activation) yes yes
Location reporting (send and receive GPS positions) yes yes
Vibration alert yes yes
What's Unavailable
Picture viewer no no
Unit-to-unit transfer and ANT+™ compatible no no
Preloaded maps no no
Camera no no
Built-in memory none (expandable memory only) none (expandable memory only)
Amazon Customer Reviews
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Demo Video
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Price Check
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