Overland Park, KS.
- With its large 3.5-inch
color LCD screen, the new ONIX 350 GPS receiver provides a big view of
the great outdoors. The ability to download high-resolution digital
satellite photography and topo maps lets the ONIX 350 bring navigation
Using the same chassis as the award winning ONIX 400,
the ONIX 350 offers performance and value with a variety of exclusive
features. These include a new Almanac page that lets users view lunar
and solar information to help determine the best fishing and hunting
days based on sunrise/sunset times and moon phases. The Solunar Edge™
Technology utilizes internal sensors that monitor barometric pressure
and temperature to provide significantly more accurate information on
animal and fish activity than traditional sun and moon tables.
internal sensors also provide a 12-24 hour weather forecast feature
that gives current temperature and barometric pressure. It can track
pressure trends for up to 24 hours and can track pressure history for
up to 7 days. A storm warning alert is activated based on a rapid
pressure drop of greater than 6 mb.
The ONIX 350 also features
a new Elevation page that provides not only the current elevation, but
the ability to track your changes in altitude over time or distance as
you hike along the trail. Elevation changes are presented graphically
so it's easy to see at a glance how much elevation has been gained or
An upgraded base map of the United States and Canada shows
roads, cities and points of interest. In addition, this GPS can be set
up with customized user profiles that allow the user to set specific
displays for land or water navigation. A built-in 3-axis self
calibrating digital compass makes navigation more precise whether on
land or on the water.
For more personal navigation, users can
download detailed AccuTerra enhanced off road maps which contain shaded
relief for a highly accurate image of terrain grade and scale. Color
coded overlay maps of land ownership and management, along with
recreational roads and trails with over 1 million off road and
recreational points of interest are also available.
exclusive TruView™ Navigation screen layering technology displays
satellite and aerial photos of your surroundings and all navigation
aids on a single screen so you navigate by what you see - around you
and on your GPS. It allows the user to overlay photos and maps on the
screen. It eliminates the need to switch back and forth between screens
to see important data such as location, altitude, and bearing and
compass. For convenient navigation, the compass can be overlaid on top
of the photos and topos. It also features the patented SafeTrack™
operating mode for extended battery life. The ONIX 350 can run up to 32
hours* on one charge of its lithium-ion battery. The SafeTrack feature
puts the screen to sleep, but will continue to monitor your travels and
indicate when you are off-track.
Designed for rugged outdoor
use, the ONIX 350 is waterproof (IPX-7 standard) and rubber armored for
protection. The extra large LCD screen is daylight viewable so it can
be easily read in direct sunlight. Internally there is 512 MB Micro SD
card that will hold up to 1,000 waypoints, 50 routes, and hundreds of
satellite photo and topo map files. A 20-channel, SiRF
Star III GPS receiver provides quick satellite acquisition and accurate position/location information.
ONIX 350 comes with a USB cable for connecting to a PC to download maps
and photos, a CD with file management software and an AC charger. There
are also a variety of accessories available including mounting
brackets, a 12V auto power adapter, a heavy duty carry case and extra
rechargeable battery packs.
The ONIX 350 will be available at Bushnell dealers nationwide. Suggested retail is $399.99.
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