Can the Satmap GPS devices be used for in-car navigation?

posted this on 2 Feb 2017

The Active 10 and Active 12 devices are is not designed with in-car navigation in mind. However, the unit and Map Cards are supplied with 1:200k, 1:250k or 1:1,000,000 road maps (depending on country) but it is important to note that the Active 10 is NOT a Route Finder i.e. in that it does not give turn by turn directions. This means you are able to navigate your own preferred route rather than following an automated system. A vehicle mount is available from

If you have a Google Maps account you can use any travel route created through the "Get Directions" tool and import this to the Active 10 directly via SatSYNC.

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