2 August 2013 by

The best handheld GPS devices are easy to carry and typically weigh less than 0.30 lb, have screens sizes of around 1 - 2 inches and support highly readable transreflective displays.

Most good handhelds are water-resistant units with good internal mapping abilities comprising base maps of North America and also come with external data cards. The handheld GPS market is dominated by Garmin devices and are typically best suited for hiking, geocaching and other outdoor activities.

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