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DeLorme PN-40 GPS

1/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $220.00


Product Description

  • 32-channel STMicroelectronics Cartesio chipset
  • 500 MB of available onboard Flash memory
  • 3-axis electronic compass
  • Barometric altimeter


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Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:1
Submitted by TomP a Cross Country Rider from Salida

Date Reviewed: June 21, 2011

Strengths:    None that I am aware of.

Weaknesses:    Must use Delorme mapping software to transfer data
Proprietary data format (must export from Delorme software to GPX)
Lousy battery life
Bulky
handlebar mount sux balls


Bottom Line:   
Buy a Garmin. Do not get suckered into buying one of these pieces of junk. I was lured in because of the good deal on downloadable basemaps from DeLorme, and because it looked like the handlebar mount was good. The basemaps proved to be worthless, I could not see any detail either because the maps or the display were not up to the task. And after I'd had it a very short time I learned to loath the software that I had to use to communicate between my computer and the receiver. And I was terribly disappointed in the handlebar mount (which was also an expensive add-on). The battery life sucks, less than 7 hours in my experience.

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Favorite Trail:   Rainbow

Duration Product Used:   2 Years

Price Paid:    $150.00

Purchased At:   Local Mtn Shop

Similar Products Used:   Garmin eTrex Legend, and eTrex Legend Hcx
Garmin Edge 205


Bike Setup:   Tomac Diplomat

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