Garmin eTrex 30 vs GPSMAP 62stc

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A Comparison on the difference features between Garmin eTrex 30 and GPSMAP 62stc 

Garmin Handhelds GPS
eTrex® 30 GPSMAP 62stc
ModelseTrex 30?
Garmin eTrex 30
Garmin GPSMAP 62stc
Garmin GPSMAP 62stc
View the latest priceGarmin eTrex 30 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" (3.5 x 4.4 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: 176 x 220 pixels160 x 240 pixels
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)
Built-in memory: 1.7 GB3.5 GB
Camera: noyes (5 megapixel with autofocus; automatic geo-tagging)
Picture viewer: noyes
Tide tables: Yes (with optional Bluechart)yes
What's Common
Display type: transflective, 65-K color TFTtransflective, 65-K color TFT
Waterproof: yes (IPX7)yes (IPX7)
High-sensitivity receiver: yesyes
Basemap: yesyes
Ability to add maps: yesyes
Accepts data cards: microSD™ card (not included)microSD™ card (not included)
Waypoints/favorites/locations: 20002000
Routes: 200200
Track log: 10,000 points, 200 saved tracks10,000 points, 200 saved tracks
Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads): yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)
Electronic compass: yes (tilt-compensated, 3-axis)yes (tilt-compensated, 3-axis)
Barometric altimeter: yesyes
Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos): yesyes
Custom maps compatible: 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
Unit-to-unit transfer (shares data wirelessly with similar units): yesyes
Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data): yes yes
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 30 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) Click here to read the reviews on eTrex 30Click here to read the reviews on GPSMAP 62stc
Note: Amazon tend to combine together the customer reviews into one section, for all models that belong to one particular Garmin series. For example, models eTrex 10, eTrex 20 and eTrex 30 (new eTrex Series) will be combined under one customer reviews section. So when you read a review, do look at which model the review refers to.
Demo Video
Relevant video found at Click here to watch eTrex 30 from YouTube.comN/A
Price Check
View the latest priceClick on this link Garmin eTrex 30 Worldwide Handheld GPS NavigatorClick on this link Garmin GPSMAP 62stc Handheld Navigator

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