The Garmin Foretrex 401 is a slim wrist-mounted GPS navigator perfect for outdoor activities that require the use of both hands. Foretrex 401 combines a high-sensitivity waterproof GPS receiver, electronic compass and barometric altimeter into a lightweight device ideal for hikers, skiers, campers and military personnel. To share data easily, you can connect Foretrex to your computer with USB or just send data wirelessly to another device.
Retrace Your Steps
No matter where your adventure takes you, you'll never worry about getting lost with the Foretrex 401. Foretrex keeps track of your path and displays it as a dotted trail on the screen. Just turn on Foretrex's TracBack® feature, and you can retrace your path back to where you started. Keep track of your bearing and altitude with Garmin Foretrex 401's electronic compass and barometric altimeter. You can save locations in memory as waypoints, so you can always find your way back to any important place, like your campsite or vehicle. And with up to 17 hours of battery life and replaceable AAA batteries, you'll never worry about making it back.
Track Your Data
Foretrex 401 lets you create and store routes to all of your favorite places and provides other helpful information, including a trip computer, sunrise/sunset times and hunting and fishing information. For even more data, connect Garmin Foretrex 401 to a wireless accessory, such as a heart rate monitor, cadence sensor, or clip it on your bike with the accessory bike mount. To keep track of your trip, connect your Foretrex to your PC or Mac® with USB to store your waypoints, routes and tracks on your computer. You also can share waypoints, routes and tracks wirelessly with certain Foretrex, Oregon® and Montana® devices, and it also is compatible with Garmin heart-rate monitors and cadence sensors.
With a simple connection to your computer and the Internet, you can get detailed analysis of your activities and send tracks to your outdoor device using Garmin Connect™. It allows you to view your activities on a map using Google™ Earth. Explore other routes from more than 12 million customers and share your experiences on Twitter® and Facebook®.
Foretrex 401: Simple navigation that's always on hand.
Physical & Performance:
Unit dimensions, WxHxD 2.9 x 1.7 x 0.9 (7.5 x 4.3 x 2.3 cm) Display size, WxH 1.4 x 0.9 (3.6 x 2.3 cm) Display resolution, WxH 100 x 64 pixels Display type Black and white LCD Weight 3.1 oz (87.3 g) with batteries Battery 2 AAA batteries (not included) Battery life 17 hours Waterproof Yes (IPX7) Floats No High-sensitivity receiver Yes Interface USB
Maps & Memory:
Basemap No Preloaded maps no Ability to add maps No Built-in memory no Accepts data cards no Waypoints/favorites/locations 500 Routes 20 Track log 10,000 points, 10 saved tracks
Features & Benefits:
Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads) No Electronic compass Yes Touchscreen No Barometric altimeter Yes Camera no Geocaching-friendly No Custom maps compatible No Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos) No Hunt/fish calendar Yes Sun and moon information Yes Tide tables No Area calculation No Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest) No Unit-to-unit transfer (shares data wirelessly with similar units) Yes Picture viewer No Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data) Yes
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