Garmin® Montana® 680 Touchscreen GPS/GLONASS Receiver
Garmin® Montana® 680 Touchscreen GPS/GLONASS Receiver, Worldwide Basemaps
Use the 4″ sunlight-readable dual-orientation touchscreen of the Garmin Montana 680 Handheld GPS guide you on your next excursion. You can choose between landscape and portrait modes for the best possible view of the map or data you are trying to interpret. Whether you are traveling by foot, boat, or car the free one-year subscription of BirdsEye satellite imagery helps you reach your destination. An included world basemap features shaded relief to help make physical features stand out, and the included camera lets you take your own images. All of these 8 megapixel images are geo-tagged automatically so you will know where they were taken.
- GPS and GLONASS – faster and better satellite fix
- 4″ outdoor optimised, dual orientation display – best visibility on Garmin’s largest handheld display, for easy readability under any condition
- Comes with great content preinstalled – Recreational Map of Europe, 250k geocaches from Geocaching.com and 1 year free BirdsEye Satellite Imagery¹
- Adds new Track Manager for better user experience and more control
- 8MP camera – for high resolution geotagged pictures
- Most versatile navigation everywhere – most versatile features, display and mounting
- Barometric altimeter and 3-axis compass
Garmin® Montana® 680 Touchscreen GPS/GLONASS Receiver
On the trail, on the road or on the water
The Garmin Montana 680 will guide you wherever you go. With a vast 4 inch sunlight-readable touchscreen that offers crystal clear enhanced colours, dual orientation display and GPS and GLONASS positioning to track your location quicker and more accurately, even in the challenging environment. It’s easy to see where you are at all times and conveniently control your track recording with the Track Manager. Montana 680 includes a three-axis electronic compass with barometric altimeter and comes with a free one-year BirdsEye Satellite Imagery subscription. The eight megapixel digital camera provides high-quality images, excellent resolution and automatically geotags photos with coordinates, allowing you to navigate back to the exact spot in the future.
Keep your fix
With a high-sensitivity GPS and GLONASS receiver, Montana 680 locates your position quickly and precisely and maintains its location even in thick forest and deep valleys. The advantage is clear — whether you’re under heavy tree cover or just near tall buildings and trees, you can count on Montana 680 to help you find your way when you need it.
Dual battery system
Montana 680 features the Garmin dual battery system that ensures a maximum of independence. You’ll have the option of using the rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack or traditional AA alkaline batteries – whichever suits you.
Montana 680 – Key features
- GPS and GLONASS
- 4 inch dual-orientation touchscreen display.
- 8 MP camera
- 250,000 preloaded geocaches.
- One year free BirdsEye Satellite Imagery
- Track Manager
- Barometric Altimeter
- Three-axis electronic compass.
The Garmin Montana is the take-anywhere navigator for the serious adventurer
See the big view
Montana features a 4 inch outdoor optimised, dual orientation touchscreen display that offers readability under any light condition. The easy-to-use touch screen user interface means you’ll spend more time enjoying the outdoors and less time searching for information.
Adventurers love the extra-large display of Montana that provides readability due to big data fields and clearly visible map features.
With an array of compatible mounts, Montana is designed for use on bicycles, in 4 x 4s, on boats and as a handheld or for convenient everyday navigation in your car. Use the optional auto mount with city navigator maps for spoken, turn-by-turn driving directions or try out the optional rugged mount for your motorcycle or ATV. Both durable and water resistant, Montana is built to withstand the elements. Bumps, dust, dirt, humidity and water are no match for this rugged navigator.
Montana comes with a 1-year BirdsEye Satellite Imagery subscription for aerial images to enhance your navigation, in case you want more detailed information adding more maps to Montana is easy. Load TOPO maps and hit the trail, plug in BlueChart g2 preloaded cards for an ideal day on the water or load City Navigator map data for turn-by-turn driving directions. Or, transform paper maps into files you can download to your Montana with Custom Maps.
Navigate with ease
The Garmin Montana features a Track Manager app that allows you to record, view and analyse your tracks in a very convenient and intuitive way.
Track Manager allows you to organise and navigate through waypoints, routes and track logs with ease and also provides control over start/stop track recording.
With this Garmin Montana you can share your waypoints, tracks, routes and geocaches wirelessly with other compatible Garmin GPS users. Simply press, Send, to transfer your information to other units.
Barometric altimeter and compass
The handheld has key features for the outdoors such as a three-axis tilt-compensated compass which shows your heading even when you’re still, without holding it level. It also has a barometric altimeter which tracks changes in pressure to pinpoint your precise altitude and you can even use it to plot barometric pressure over time, which can help you keep an eye on changing weather conditions.
Find fun with geocaching
Montana comes preloaded with 250,000+ assorted geocaches from geocaching website and supports paperless geocaching. This allows Montana to store and displays key cache information, including location, terrain, difficulty, hints and descriptions, which means no more manually entering coordinates and paper print outs. Once you want to add more caches simply upload the GPX file to your device and keep the hunt going.
Plan your next trip
Take charge of your next adventure with Garmin’s free BaseCamp software that lets you view and organise maps, waypoints, routes and tracks. This free trip-planning software even allows you to create Garmin Adventures that you can share with friends, family or fellow explorers. BaseCamp displays topographic map data in 2-D or 3-D on your computer screen, including contour lines and elevation profiles. It also can transfer an almost unlimited amount of satellite images to your device from the included BirdsEye Satellite Imagery subscription.
Take geotagged pictures
Capture locations and memories with Montana 680’s eight megapixel digital camera. Each photo is geotagged automatically with the location of where it was taken, allowing you to navigate back to that exact spot in the future. Snap and view pictures in landscape or portrait orientation. Keep track of your photos and see their locations on a map using BaseCamp. Insert a microSD card for more photo storage or to view pictures from other devices.