eXplorist 400 Discontinued
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interface, SD expandability, easy User Interface!
Magellan eXplorist 400 features mapping capabilities and unlimited
storage via optional secure digital (SD) cards so you can take
as many maps with you as you want to. Add detailed street maps,
topo or lake maps using optional
Magellan MapSend software. The high-speed USB data port makes
downloading information easy and the Geocache Manager software
enables you to download caches directly to your eXplorist 400.
eXplorist 400 has 8 MB of built-in maps and 8 MB of internal memory
to save 5 track log files, 20 routes and 500 points of interest,
but you can save as many as you need to optional SD cards.
Unlimited SD Card Expandability
Your eXplorist 400 features SD card compatibility for unlimited
memory expansion. Use optional
Magellan MapSend software to add detailed street maps, topo
or marine charts to any number of SD memory cards (sold separately).
USB data port
Transfer map data from your PC to your eXplorist 400
with the high-speed USB data port.
Want to find the distance between three or more points
of interest that you plan to hike around or the area between them? Simply select
the points of interest on the map and the eXplorist can determine the area between
them and the perimeter around them.
Li-Ion Rechargeable Battery
The Li-Ion rechargeable battery can keep your eXplorist continuously
powered-up for up to 15 hours (with backlight not "on",
12 hours with backlight "on"). Recharge your battery
directly through your receiver again and again without reducing
its performance. Use ANY brand of Li-Ion battery (Magellan
battery is 3.7V/1300 mAh)
TrueFix GPS technology takes advantage of 14 parallel
channels, supported by WAAS and EGNOS Satellite-Based Augmentation Systems for
fast signal acquisition, minimal signal loss and reliable accuracy to within 3
Download Geocache coordinates from Internet sites and
use them on your outdoor adventures. This unique feature makes managing coordinates
even easier with a PC-style file system. You don't have to be a geocacher to appreciate
the MagellanGeocache Manager. Learn
more about Geocaching.
With 8 MB of built-in North American it's easy to
navigate around roads, parks, waterways and to find airports and other points
One-button access takes you directly to all of the most
important features. Intuitive operation with keypad and joystick control adds
even more fun to GPS navigation. First-time users can easily navigate with the
No matter your language, there's a good chance the eXplorist
speaks it. Choose from English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Swedish, Finnish,
Portuguese, Dutch or Norwegian.
Store up to 5 track log files, each with 2000 track-points
to the internal memory and store an unlimited amount of track log files to optional
SD cards, to easily find your way to your favorite spot again and again.
Four navigation screens
View speed, direction, distance to destination
and all the GPS information you need on 4 easy-to-read navigation screens.
eXplorist 400 is packed with real GPS power and cool
features. But at 2.1" x 4.6" x 1.3" and only 4.6 oz you can take it anywhere.
Large backlit display
Easily view all the GPS information you need to
make your adventure fun and safe, even at night. The amber glow of the backlight
protects your vision at night so you can see both your eXplorist and the path
in front of you. Display measures 3.6 cm x 4.6 cm (160 x 120 pixels)
Rubber armored, impact resistant plastic lets you
to confidently take your eXplorist 400 on every adventure.
eXplorist 400 is sealed to IPX-7 specifications, you don't
have to worry about getting it wet.
The eXplorist is backed by a full one-year Magellan warranty in
To transfer maps, tracks, routes and waypoints
to SD cards or the eXplorist 400 internal memory, use the
Magellan Conversion Manager program provided on the setup
CD. [Details are on Page
83 of the eXplorist 400 Reference Manual]
TIP: Viewing Detailed Maps on the eXplorist 400, 500, and
Detailed maps loaded from MapSend must be
turned on to view.
1) Once the maps have been uploaded to the eXplorist in File
Transfer mode, press the "Menu" button then select
2) Select "Active Setup" in the Preferences menu,
then move to the "Detail Maps" field, press Enter
and select "Select Map". This will allow you to
browse all files on the inserted SD card and you can then
select what you want to view.
Use the ESC button to return to the map page to verify the
map is visible.