Garmin Oregon 550 GPS is a Global Positioning System made by Garmin for hiking and tracking adventures lovers. This gadget completed with rugged outdoor touchscreen navigation, a 3.2 megapixel digital camera, a high-sensitivity GPS, barometric altimeter, 3-axis electronic compass and microSD card slot. That’s so complete features!
Garmin Oregon 550 Hiking GPS has main feature, ie capture locations and memories with 3.2 megapixel autofocus digital camera with 4x digital zoom. This feature lets you capture locations, and each photo is automatically geotagged with the location of where it was taken, allowing you to navigate back to that exact spot in the future. You can snap and view pictures in landscape or portrait orientation. With 850 MB of internal memory in this Garmin 550 GPS, you’ll never miss a photo opportunity. Then you can store or share your captured photos online. All you can do is just connect your Garmin 550 GPS to your computer or laptop via USB, go online, then log in at my.garmin.com, and the last, upload and store your photos at Picasa. You can expand memory size in your Garmin Oregon 550 Hiking GPS by inserting a micro SD card.
The other features of this Garmin Oregon 550 GPS are this gadget has a built-in 3-axis tilt-compensated electronic compass, which shows your heading even when you’re standing still, without holding it level. Its barometric altimeter 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. And with Garmin 550 GPS’s high-sensitivity, WAAS-enabled GPS receiver and HotFix satellite prediction, Oregon 550 locates your position quickly and precisely and maintains its GPS location even in heavy cover and deep canyons.