Garmin Oregon 550 vs Rino 120

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A Comparison on the difference features between Garmin Oregon 550 and Rino 120

Garmin Handheld GPS
Garmin Oregon 550Garmin Rino 120
ModelsOregon 450
Garmin Oregon 550
Rino 120
Garmin Rino 120
View the latest priceGarmin Oregon 550 Waterproof Hiking GPSGarmin Rino 120 GPS with 2-Way Radio
Product Type HandheldTwo-way Radio
What's Difference
Unit dimensions, WxHxD:2.3" x 4.5" x 1.4" (5.8 x 11.4 x 3.5 cm)2.3" x 4.5" x 1.6", 7" high with antenna (5.8 x 11.4 x 1.6 cm, 17.8 cm with antenna)
Display size, WxH:1.53"W x 2.55"H (3.8 x 6.3 cm); 3" diag (7.6 cm)1.4" x 1.4" (3.6 x 3.6 cm)
Display resolution, WxH:240 x 400 pixels160 x 160 pixels
Display type:transflective color TFT touchscreen4-level grayscale LCD
Weight:6.8 oz (192.7 g) with batteries7.6 oz (236 g) with batteries
Battery:2 AA NiMH batteries (included)3 AA batteries (not included)
Battery life:16 hours15 hours
High-sensitivity receiver:yesno
Interface:high-speed USB and NMEA 0183 compatibleserial
Built-in memory:850 MB8 MB
Accepts data cards:microSD™ card (not included)no
Track log:10,000 points, 200 saved tracks2,048 points, 20 saved tracks
Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads):yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)no
Electronic compass:yes (tilt-compensated, 3-axis)no
Barometric altimeter:yesno
Camera:yes (3.2 megapixel with autofocus; 4x digital zoom)no
Picture viewer:yesno
Geocaching-friendly:yes (paperless)no
Frequency band:NAFRS and GMRS
Squelch codes:NA38
Transmit power:NA0.5 watts FRS; 1.0 watt GMRS
Range:NAUp to 2 miles over FRS; up to 5 miles over GMRS
VOX (voice activation):NAyes
Location reporting (send and receive GPS positions):NAyes
Vibration alert:NAyes
Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos):yesNA
Custom maps compatible:yesNA
Outdoor GPS games:yes (Wherigo only)NA
Tide tables:yesNA
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest):yesNA
Unit-to-unit transfer (shares data wirelessly with similar units):yesNA
Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data):yesNA
What's Common
Waterproof:yes (IPX7)yes (IPX7)
Ability to add maps:yesyes
Hunt/fish calendar:yesyes
Sun and moon information:yesyes
Area calculation:yesyes
What's Unavailable
Preloaded maps:nono
Unit-to-unit transfer and ANT+™ compatible:NAno
NOAA weather radio:NAno
Official Specs and Features
Learn more from the manufacturer site. Read more about Garmin Oregon 550 at garmin.comRead more about Garmin Rino 120 at
Amazon Customer Reviews
inclusive of the most helpful favorable review and the most helpful critical reviewClick here to read the reviews on Oregon 550Click here to read the reviews
Demo Video
Relavant video from Click here to watch Garmin Oregon 550 demo from YouTube.comN/A
Price Check
View the latest priceClick on this link Garmin Oregon 550 Waterproof Hiking GPSClick on this link Garmin Rino 120 GPS with 2-Way Radio

Note: NA – Not Available. The features are not available/exist  in the Garmin models shown.

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