Hardware


Garmin have produced eight versions of the Montana GPSr:



Model Comparison


 


 
 
 



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600 / 610
600t / 610t Camo
650 / 680
650t / 680t



 
 
 
 

Unit dimensions:

2.9" x 5.7" x 1.4" (7.48 x 14.42 x 3.64 cm)













Display size:

2"W x 3.5"H (5.06 x 8.93 cm); 4" diag (10.2 cm)













Display resolution:

272 x 480 pixels













Display type:

bright, transflective 65k color TFT, dual-orientation touchscreen; sunlight readable













Weight:

10.2 oz (289 g) with included lithium-ion battery pack; 11.7 oz (333 g) with 3 AA batteries (not included)













Battery:

rechargeable lithium-ion (included) or 3 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended













Battery life:

up to 56 hours













Waterproof:

yes (IEC 60529 IPX7)













Floats:

no













High-sensitivity receiver:

yes













Interface:

high-speed USB (NMEA 0183 compatible)













Basemap:

yes













Preloaded maps:

no

100K topographic

no

100K topographic













Ability to add maps:

yes













Available memory:

3.64 GB (600)

3.64 GB (600t)
7.23 GB (610t)

3.64 GB (650)

7.35 GB (650t)
7.23 GB (680t)













Accepts data cards:

microSD card
(max 64GB)













Waypoints:

4000













Routes:

200













Track log:

10,000 points per track, 200 saved tracks













Automatic routing:

yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)













Touchscreen:

yes













Electronic compass:

tilt-compensated, 3-axis













Barometric altimeter:

yes













Camera:

no

5 megapixel, auto focus (650 series)
8 megapixel, auto focus (680 series)













Photo navigation:

yes













Picture viewer:

yes













Custom Maps:

yes













Geocaching Friendly:

yes (paperless)
12,000 geocache limit with GPX files
4,000,000+ geocache limit with GGZ files (610, 680 series only)













Outdoor GPS games:

no













Hunt/fish calendar:

yes













Sun and moon information:

yes













Tide tables:

yes (with optional BlueChart maps)













Area calculation:

yes













Custom POIs:

yes













Unit-to-unit transfer:

yes













Garmin Connect™:

yes















Behind The Scenes


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Getting under the skin of the Garmin Montana 650 GPSr.

Garmin Montana Tear Down


In The Box

  • Montana GPSr
  • Lithium-Ion battery pack
  • USB cable
  • AC charger
  • Manuals


Accessories







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