Home is closer than you think with inReach® Mini 2. This compact satellite communicator adds peace of mind to your adventures without adding weight to your pack.Stay in touch globally with two-way communication and interactive SOS capabilities (active satellite subscription required). TracBack® routing navigates you back to your starting point the same way you came — right on your device. You can also share your location with loved ones back home by using your MapShare™ page or with your coordinates embedded in your messages. The digital compass delivers accurate heading information, even when you’re not moving. Use the Garmin Explore™ app on a compatible smartphone to plan trips, access topographical maps, create waypoints and courses you can sync to your device, and more. Stay on adventures longer with up to 14 days of battery life in 10-minute tracking mode.
At only 3.5 ounces the Garmin inReach Mini is your go-to connection for maintaining off-the-grid contact. It’s our palm-sized satellite communicator for adventures where size and weight matter. inReach Mini lets you send and receive text messages, track and share your journey and, if necessary, trigger an SOS alert to contact the GEOS 24/7 emergency response team. With inReach connectivity, your family and friends will know they can stay in touch globally.
Display Size 0.9" x 0.9" (23 x 23 mm)
Battery type Rechargeable internal lithium-ion
Display resolution 176 x 176 pixels
Dimension 2.04” x 3.90” x 1.03” (5.17 x 9.90 x 2.61 cm)
3.5 oz (100.0 g)
Display Type sunlight-readable, monochrome, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP)
Up to 14 days at 10-minute tracking send interval with standard activity recording with full sky view
Up to 4 days with moderate tree cover (default)
Up to 5 days at 10-minute tracking send interval with high detail activity recording with full sky view
Up to 2 days with moderate tree cover
Up to 30 days at 30-minute tracking send interval with standard activity recording with full sky view
Up to 10 days with moderate tree cover
Up to 1 year when powered off
High-sensitivity receiver Yes
I called customer service and talked to Rob about this before ordering and he was knowledgeable and polite, I ordered it and it was shipped out the same day. Within the hour. As for the GPS I haven't used it yet.