Overview: The Magellan TR7 Trail and Street GPS Navigator (TN7771SGLUC) is designed for
on- and off-road mapping and navigation. It has a large 7"
color LCD touch screen display. The TR7 is pre-loaded with detailed 2D
topographic and high resolution (to 10M) 3D terrain views of the United States
and Canada. The TR7 comes with
USB and AC power adapters, and a windshield suction cup mount.
Display: The TR7 has a 7" color LCD
capacitive touch screen display with an 800 x 480 resolution, making it easy
to view while you navigate.
Wi-Fi: The device can be connected wirelessly to
your smartphone via Wi-Fi through your phone's hotspot. This allows
you to connect the unit to the Internet for downloading trails, uploading
tracks, getting the latest software and map updates, or connecting with your friends or off-road community through social
GPS: The TR7 has a high-sensitivity GPS
receiver with a built-in multi-directional patch antenna. The GPS receiver is
accurate down to 3-5 meters, depending upon signal strength. The device also has a
Routes and Trails: The TR7 has over 115,000 preloaded designated OHV
(off-highway vehicle) routes that you can navigate with your 4-wheel drive, ATV,
motorcycle, or snowmobile. In addition, the TR7 gives
you access of thousands of user-generated tracks that can be downloaded from
Magellan's growing database. You can access this community database from your
mobile device, tablet, or laptop. These trails include observations and rankings
from individuals, and allow you to search by location, difficulty, rankings, and
other criteria. You can review the trail ahead of time, then save it to your
Wish List of future trails to visit. The TR7 comes with free lifetime software
and map content updates, available several times per year via Wi-Fi.
Tracking: The Tracking feature lets you track your progress
as you navigate a trail, creating a recording of a new track that can be saved
and uploaded to the TRX Trailhead community.
Waypoints: You can create waypoints, such as scenic views,
campsites, obstacles, and other details as you travel. While you're moving along
the trail, the TR7 will only allow you to select a Waypoint type. Once you
stop, you will be allowed to add details to the Waypoint, such as coordinates, a
name to your Waypoint, photos, even an audio recording. When you save the trail
you have traveled, the Waypoints and its details are saved along with it so they
can be viewed by other enthusiasts who choose your trail.
Off-Course Notifications: The TR7 will notify you if you
get off-course, and will offer you a guide to getting back to the trail. As soon
as you leave the trail, an on-screen message alerts you that you have strayed
off-course. The Backtrack feature will guide you safely back to the campsite,
entry, or any current trail starting point.
Social Networks: The TR7 can be linked to your Facebook and
Twitter accounts for sending posts or tweets to your friends and other members
of your off-road community, sharing details of your off-road travels. The unit's hashtag button will even send an automatic, preconfigured tweet from the trail.
You must be connected to your smartphone's hotspot, or it will automatically
send the post/tweet once the device has a connection.
Dirt Miles: As you travel off-road, the TR7 will keep a
count of the cumulative number of miles you have logged when a track is saved to
your User Account. As the number of Dirt Miles accumulate, you can earn
achievement badges for the number of miles driven or for the type of trails you
Battery: The TR7 is powered by a built-in, 1500mAh Lithium-Ion
rechargeable battery with a battery life of up to 1 hour per charge. The unit
can also be powered (or the battery charged) by the supplied DC power port
adapter, AC adapter, or by USB power.
Memory: The unit has a 16 GB internal flash memory with 8 GB
available user storage. You can
add more memory by inserting a microSD card (up to 32 GB). Digital photos
loaded onto a microSD card can be played through the device.
USB: The TR7 has a USB port (Mini-B 2.0) that allows you to
connect the unit to your laptop or desktop computer. The device is compatible
with both PC and Mac. A 32" USB cable is included. The TR7 is also powered
by USB, as the included DC and AC adapters have USB Mini-B 2.0 plugs.
Mounting: The TR7 comes with a suction cup windshield mount
with a quick-release cradle. The large (2-3/4" diameter) suction cup holds the
device securely to your windshield or dashboard.