Magellan eXplorist GC

  • Magellan eXplorist GC
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Pros:

  • Rugged.
  • Waterproof.
  • Ready to go out of the box.

Cons:

  • Lacks touch screen.
  • The lack of an internal compass means that heading can only be tracked based on movement.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Pocket GPS World on 70

The eXplorist GC is waterproof to IPX7 and rubberised for improved grip when outdoors in all the various forms of the Great British weather. The ‘handle’ at the bottom of the unit allows it to be easily fastened to a lanyard to carry it...

By Trusted Reviews on 80

The Magellan eXplorist GC is focused almost exclusively on the hobby of geocaching, but this focus and limitation are mostly its strengths. The geocaching interface makes all the information about each cache readily available, and the lack of many...

By Electronicsme on 88

In summary, if you are looking specifically for a geocaching GPS- one that is designed only for hunting out geocaches-then you would probably be best off considering the Magellan eXplorist GC Waterproof Geocaching GPS, which is the world's first GPS...

By Tom's Hardware on

Geocaching is treasure hunting for people who enjoy exploring and the challenge of finding things other have hidden. As of August 17, 2010 there are 1,158,583 geocaches hidden worldwide. Every geocache has an identifier which starts with “GC." I...

By Tom's Hardware UK on

Geocaching is treasure hunting for people who enjoy exploring and the challenge of finding things other have hidden. As of August 17, 2010 there are 1,158,583 geocaches hidden worldwide. Every geocache has an identifier which starts with “GC." I...

By Geek.com on

The eXplorist GC is a handheld GPS unit designed specifically for geocaching. Priced at $199, it should be as affordable as it is easy to operate. Just last week Magellan announced three new eXplorist devices–the 510, 610, and 710–which...

By cnet on 73

The Magellan eXplorist GC sits at a price and feature sweet spot that makes it a great entry point into the world of geocaching for the urban...

International Review By Mobil on 64

Explorist GC är en liten och billig friluftsgps med siktet inställt på ett specifikt användningsområde – Geocaching. Geocaching är en hobby som går ut på att placera ut och leta upp gömmor –...

International Review By Navigation-Professionell on

Viel Speicherplatz, exzellente Detailinformationen zu den Geocaches und pfiffige Funktionen: Der Magellan eXplorist GC ist für Geocacher, die Geocachen und nichts als Geocachen, aber für andere Outdoor-Aktivitäten – wie Biken oder...