Garmin eTrex 20 vs eTrex 30


A Comparison of the difference features between Garmin eTrex 20 vs 30

Garmin eTrex Handheld GPS

eTrex 20

eTrex 30


The Difference Features See common features below. 1. Electronic compass: yes (tilt-compensated, 3-axis)

2. Barometric altimeter: yes

3. Unit-to-unit transfer (shares data wirelessly with similar units): yes

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Common Features for both Garmin GPS devices:

  • Unit dimensions, WxHxD: 2.1″ x 4.0″ x 1.3″ (5.4 x 10.3 x 3.3 cm)
  • Display size, WxH: 1.4″ x 1.7″ (3.5 x 4.4 cm); 2.2″ diag (5.6 cm)
  • Display resolution, WxH: 176 x 220 pixels
  • Display type: transflective, 65-K color TFT
  • Weight: 5 oz (141.7 g) with batteries
  • Battery: 2 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended
  • Battery life: 25 hours
  • Waterproof: yes (IPX7)
  • High-sensitivity receiver: yes
  • Interface: USB
  • Basemap: yes
  • Ability to add maps: yes
  • Built-in memory: 1.7GB
  • Accepts data cards: microSD™ card (not included)
  • Waypoints/favorites/locations: 2000
  • Routes: 200
  • Track log: 10,000 points, 200 saved tracks
  • Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads): yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)
  • Photo navigation (navigate to geotagged photos)
  • Custom maps compatible: yes
  • Geocaching-friendly: yes (paperless)
  • Hunt/fish calendar: yes
  • Sun and moon information: yes
  •  Tide tables : yes
  • Area calculation: yes
  • Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest): yes
  • Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data): yes

Unavailable Features:

Both eTrex 20 and 30 do not have the following features:

  • Floats
  • Preloaded maps
  • Touchscreen
  • Camera
  • Picture viewer
  • Outdoor GPS games

Disclaimer: Information provided is believed correct and true to the best of our ability, however, Galileo GPS Solutions is not responsible for typographical errors or incorrect data. To report any errors, please use the comment below or visit the official Garmin products page for details specifications.

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