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Garmin Foretrex 601 - BXM Store Ltd

Physical & Performance

Physical dimensions 7.3 x 4.3 x 2.2 cm
High-sensitivity receiver No
Interface micro USB
Display size 2.0" diagonal
Water rating IPX7
Display resolution 200 x 128 pixels
Weight 87.8 g with batteries
Display type High-resolution 4-colour grey
Battery type 2 AAA batteries (not included)
Battery life Exceeds 48 hours in GPS mode; up to 1 week in UltraTrac mode; up to 1 month in watch mode

Maps & Navigation

Waypoints/favourites/locations 500
Track log 10,000
Routes 20
Basemap No
Ability to add maps No


VIRB® camera remote Yes
Exchange locations with other inReach device No
Location reporting (send and receive GPS positions) No
GPS compass (while moving) Yes
Send route selection to MapShare during trip No
Sun and moon information Yes
Compatible with Garmin Explore™ app No
Send waypoints to MapShare during trip No
Point-to-point navigation Yes
Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads) No
LED beacon flashlight No
Frequency band No
Interactive SOS No
Weather No
Picture viewer No
Garmin Explore website compatible No
Rinex logging No
Compatible with Garmin Connect Mobile Yes
Compatible with BaseCamp™ Yes
MapShare compatible with tracking No
Custom maps compatible No
Galileo Yes
Tracks 100
VOX (voice activation) No
Geocaching-friendly No
Includes searchable points of interests (parks, campgrounds, scenic lookouts and picnic sites) No
Send and receive text messages to SMS and email No
inReach remote compatible No
Includes detailed hydrographic features (coastlines, lake/river shorelines, wetlands and perennial and seasonal streams) No
Displays national, state and local parks, forests, and wilderness areas No
Compatible with Earthmate No
Hunt/fish calendar Yes
LiveTrack No
Vibration alert No
Active Weather  No
Connect IQ (downloadable watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps) No
inReach remote widget No
Wireless connectivity


Touchscreen No
Smart notifications on handheld Yes
Send and receive text messages to other inReach device No
Contacts No
XERO Locations No
MIL-STD-810 yes (thermal, shock, water)
Compass Yes
Virtual keyboard for custom messaging No
Area calculation Yes
Barometric altimeter Yes