Navigate in color! The 16-color display of the Magellan? eXplorist? 500 enables you to see where you are in vivid color. With a high-speed USB data port and unlimited datastorage capacity via secure digital (SD) card expandability, you can easily add detailed street maps, topo or lake maps from optional Magellan MapSend? software*. eXplorist 500 is lightweight and pocket-sized so you can take it with you everywhere. TheMagellan Geocache Manager enables you to download caches directly to your eXplorist 500 and the PC-style file system helps you to easily manage all of your data. 8 MB of built-in maps and an intuitive interface make it easy to start navigatingright out of the box. Save 5 track log files, 20 routes and 500 points of interest to the 8 MB of additional internal memory, but store as many as you want on optional SD cards. You get all this and more, plus color!Color GPS Like No Other ?Expandable and Compact Full color screenThe color screen makes reading maps and GPS information easy with vibrant graphics in all lighting conditions.Unlimited SD Card ExpandabilityYour eXplorist 500 features SD cardcompatibility for unlimited memory expansion. Use optional Magellan MapSend software* to add detailed street maps or topo charts to any number of SD memory cards (sold separately). USB data portTransfer map data from your PC toyour eXplorist 500 with the high-speed USB data port. Area CalculationWant 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 onthe map and the eXplorist can determine the area between them and the perimeter around them.Li-Ion Rechargeable BatteryThis Li-Ion rechargeable battery pack can keep your eXplorist continuously powered-up for up to 17 hours.Recharge your battery directly through your receiver again and again without reducing its performance.TrueFix Technology - Accurate & ReliableTrueFix GPS technology takes advantage of 14 parallel channels, supported by WAAS andEGNOS Satellite-Based Augmentation Systems for fast signal acquisition, minimal signal loss and reliable accuracy to within 3 meters. Geocache ManagerDownload geocache coordinates from Internet sites and use them on your outdooradventures. 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 Magellan Geocache Manager. Learn more about Geocaching.Built-in mappingWith 8 MBof built-in North American or European maps it?s easy to navigate around roads, parks, waterways and to find airports and other points of interest.Easy-to-useOne-button access takes you directly to all of the most importantfeatures. Intuitive operation with keypad and joystick control adds even more fun to GPS navigation. First-time user can easily navigate with the eXplorist 500.LanguagesNo matter your language, there?s a good chance the eXploristspeaks it. Choose from English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Swedish, Finnish, Portuguese, Dutch or Norwegian.Track LoggingStore up to 5 track log files, each with 2000 track-points to the internal memory and store anunlimited amount of track log files to optional SD cards, to easily find your way to your favorite spot again and again.Four navigation screensView speed, direction, distance to destination and all the GPS information you need on 4easy-to-read color navigation screens.No service feesYour eXplorist 500 is ready to go with no service fees and no activation fees, so go ahead, use it all the time.Satellite statusMonitor the GPS satellitestracking your position and get information about their status.Built to perform on the most challenging and rigorous adventure. Pocket-sizedDon?t let the size fool you. The eXplorist 500 is packed with real GPS power and coolfeatures. But at 2.2" x 4.7" x 1.3" and only 5.3 oz. with batteries you can take it anywhere.Large backlit color displayNavigate in color! Easily view all the GPS information you need to make your adventure funand safe, even at night, with the large backlit color display.Rugged constructionRubber armored, impact resistant plastic lets you to confidently take your eXplorist 500 on every adventure.WaterproofeXplorist 500 is sealed to IPX-7 specifications, you don?t have to worry about getting it wet.