Garmin Rino 520HCx vs 655t

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Comparison chart of product specifications and features between Garmin Rino 520HCx and 655t

Garmin Two-way GPS
Rino 520HCxRino 655t
Rino 520HCx
Rino 520HCx
Rino 655t
Rino 655t
View the latest priceGarmin Garmin Rino® 520HCxGarmin Rino 655t US GPS with TOPO
What's Difference
Picture viewer no yes
Unit-to-unit transfer and ANT+™ compatible no yes
Preloaded maps no yes (topographic)
Camera no yes (5 megapixel with autofocus; 4x digital zoom; automatic geo-tagging)
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) 2.4" x 7.5" x 1.8" (6.0 x 19.0 x 4.5 cm)
Display size, WxH 1.3" x 1.7" (3.3 x 4.3 cm) 1.43" x 2.15" (3.6 x 5.5 cm); 2.6" diag (6.6 cm)
Display resolution, WxH 176 x 220 pixels 160 x 240 pixels
Display type 256 level color TFT transflective, 65-K color TFT
Weight 10.3 oz (292 g ) with battery pack 11.3 oz (320 g) with battery pack
Battery life 14 hours 14 hours (up to 18 hours with optional AA battery pack)
Interface USB high-speed USB and NMEA 0183 compatible
Built-in memory none (expandable memory only) 4.5 GB
Track log 10,000 points, 20 saved tracks 10,000 points, 200 saved tracks
Electronic compass no yes (tilt-compensated, 3-axis)
Barometric altimeter no yes
Squelch codes38 38 (CTCSS), 83 (DCS)
Transmit power 0.5 watts FRS, 2.0 watts GMRS (Canada), 5.0 watts, GMRS (US) 0.5 watts FRS, 5.0 watts, GMRS
Range Up to 2 miles over FRS, up to 14 miles over GMRS Up to 2 miles over FRS, up to 20 miles over GMRS
NOAA weather radio no yes
What's Common
Battery removable, rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack removable, rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack
Waterproof yes (IPX7) yes (IPX7)
High-sensitivity receiver yes yes
Basemap yes yes
Ability to add maps yes yes
Accepts data cards microSD™ card (not included) microSD™ card (not included)
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
VOX (voice activation) yes yes
Location reporting (send and receive GPS positions) yes yes
Vibration alert yes yes
Amazon Customer Reviews
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Demo Video
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Price Check
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