Garmin Dakota 10 vs eTrex 10

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A Comparison on the difference features between Garmin Dakota 10 and eTrex 10 

Garmin Handhelds GPS
Garmin Dakota 10Garmin eTrex 10
ModelsDakota 10”
Garmin Dakota 10
eTrex 10?
Garmin eTrex 10
View the latest priceGarmin Dakota 10 Waterproof Hiking GPSGarmin eTrex 10 Worldwide Handheld GPS Navigator
What's Difference
Unit dimensions, WxHxD:2.2" x 3.9" x 1.3" (5.5 x 10 x 3.3 cm) 2.1" x 4.0" x 1.3" (5.4 x 10.3 x 3.3 cm)
Display size, WxH:1.43" x 2.15" (3.6 x 5.5 cm); 2.6" diag (6.6 cm) 1.4" x 1.7" (3.6 x 4.3 cm); 2.2" diag (5.6 cm)
Display resolution, WxH:160 x 240 pixels 128 x 160 pixels
Display type:transflective color TFT touchscreen transflective, monochrome
Weight:5.25 oz (148.8 g) with batteries 5 oz (141.7 g) with batteries
Battery life:20 hours 25 hours
Ability to add maps:yes no
Built-in memory:850 MB no
Track log:10,000 points, 200 saved tracks 10,000 points, 100 saved tracks
Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads):yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads) no
Touchscreen:yes no
Custom maps compatible:yes no
Tide tables:yes no
What's Common
Battery:2 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended 2 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended
Waterproof:yes (IPX7) yes (IPX7)
High-sensitivity receiver:yes yes
Interface:USB USB
Basemap:yes yes
Geocaching-friendly:yes (paperless) yes (paperless)
Hunt/fish calendar:yes yes
Sun and moon information:yes yes
Area calculation:yes yes
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest):yes yes
Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data):yes yes
What's Unavailable
Floats:no no
Preloaded maps:no no
Accepts data cards:no no
Electronic compass:no no
Barometric altimeter:no no
Camera:no no
Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos):no no
Picture viewer:no no
Outdoor GPS games:no no
Unit-to-unit transfer (shares data wirelessly with similar units):no no
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 Dakota 10Click here to read the reviews on eTrex 10
Demo Video
Relevant video found at Click here to watch Garmin Dakota 10 : In the Box from Click here to watch Garmin Etrex 10 Review/Guide from
Price Check
View the latest priceClick on this link Garmin Dakota 10 Waterproof Hiking GPS Click on this link Garmin eTrex 10 Worldwide Handheld GPS Navigator

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