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The Navigation Page uses a compass the compass only works when you’re moving to show your moving direction and speed. Comparing it to the Garmin eTrex, if you can afford a little more money, you’ll get many more features with the It’s small – less than 4 inches long. If you’re moving toward a specific destination, it shows the name of the location, the distance and time to go, and displays a direction arrow in mabual compass ring.

Make sure there are four black. When the unit was in a pants pocket when walking, it had a tendency to lose its fix.

The backlighted display timeout can be changed here 15, 30, 60, seconds and so can the display’s contrast. Subsequent cold starts were about 40 seconds.

This makes the screen rather small, but since the Geko can’t support maps, this isn’t a concern. Under moderate foliage the Geko showed some signal degradation, but still held its fix fairly well. After choosing my destination the beginning location the pointer accurately told me which way to turn. Built-in patch Temperature Range: Don’t show me this message again. The unit showed how far it was to geeko destination in miles.


Garmin Geko 201 User Manual

My Geko took 5 minutes and 55 seconds to get a first-time fix. This is also the place from which you can access the four games. What is a little bit of a problem is sometimes the small characters can be hard to read.

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The Map Page shows where you’ve been, displays waypoint names and symbols, and shows where you’re going. When I reached my destination, the Geko was off by only 18 feet out of a one-mile walk.

Garmin Geko 201 Quick Start

By pressing ‘print’ button you will print only current page. You can also choose map datum, tarmin of measure nautical, statute, metricand north reference true north, magnetic north, grid, and user. You need at least four satellite signals before you can record points. It is only accurate. This page updated The Navigation Page can display 10 types of data: Compass was off slightly on my test unit.

Summary of Contents for Garmin Geko Page 1: The Geko is easy to use, small, and inexpensive. Pressing this will take you to the Compass screen which will show.

Transferring Data When done, press OK. Use the up and down arrows to highlight the field you wish to change and. The Menu Page is the access point for all the unit’s features.


Garmin Geko Manuals

The manual says to allow 15 to 30 minutes for the unit to track satellites when turned on for the first time. An even more reliable way is to attach it to a shoulder strap of a daypack or backpack.

The map can be oriented Northward so that the top of the map is always north, regardless of your direction of travel or ‘Ahead,’ which means the map will rotate so that the destination is always in front of the person icon that represents the user.

You need at least four satellite. Fully-gasketed, high-impact plastic alloy, waterproof to one meter for 30 minutes Size: The Pan Track Log will let you move the pointer to any location on the track to gaarmin waypoints, to start ‘goto,’ or start a ‘tracback.

In a second test I marked a waypoint at my beginning location and then after walking some distance, I used the ‘Goto’ feature. The lime-green is quite small, but it gives you a lot of bang for the buck. The Satellite Page shows in animation the satellites, satellite signal strength, and the estimated location accuracy.

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The time can be displayed in 12 or 24 hour time.