Montana 680t

Montana 680t - $1,045

Rugged GPS/GLONASS with 8 Megapixel Camera and Preloaded TOPO Maps
  • 4-inch dual-orientation, glove-friendly touchscreen display
  • 8 megapixel autofocus camera; automatically geotags photos
  • Tracks both GPS and GLONASS satellites
  • Preloaded TOPO Australia/New Zealand. 100K maps; includes 1-year BirdsEye Satellite Imagery subscription
  • 3-axis compass with barometric altimeter

    Take it hiking. Take it hunting. Take it on the water.
    Montana 680t features a dual-orientation, color touchscreen that’s glove friendly, comes preloaded with maps. The digital camera provides high-quality images, excellent resolution and automatically geotags photos with coordinates. The handheld includes 3-axis tilt-compensated compass, barometric altimeter and access to both GPS and GLONASS satellites for improved positioning and typically faster fixes.

    Enjoy the View
    Montana 680t has a vast 4-inch, sunlight-readable touchscreen display, giving you vivid colors and high-resolution images. Its easy-to-use touchscreen means you’ll spend more time enjoying the outdoors and less time searching for information.

    Take Geotagged Pictures
    Capture locations and memories with Montana 680t’s 8 megapixel digital camera. Each photo is automatically geotagged with coordinates, allowing you to navigate back to that exact spot in the future. Keep track of your photos and see their locations on a map using BaseCamp™. Insert a microSD™ card for more photo storage or to view pictures from other devices

    Mount Anywhere
    With an array of compatible mounts, Montana 680t is designed for use on ATVs, in boats, as a handheld or in your car or RV. Use the auto mount with City Navigator® NT maps for spoken, turn-by-turn driving directions or the rugged mount for your motorcycle or ATV.

    Go Everywhere
    Adding more maps to Montana is easy. Download TOPO U.S. 24K maps and hit the trail, plug in BlueChart® g2 preloaded cards for a day on the water or load City Navigator map data for turn-by-turn driving directions. Add satellite images to your maps with BirdsEye Satellite Imagery (1-year subscription included). Or, transform paper maps into files you can download to your Montana with Custom Maps.

    Share Wirelessly
    With Montana 680t, you can share your waypoints, tracks, routes and geocaches wirelessly with other compatible Garmin GPS users. Just press “send” to transfer your information to similar devices and let the games begin.

    Keep Your Fix
    With its high-sensitivity GPS and GLONASS reception, WAAS-enabled receiver and HotFix® satellite prediction, Montana 680t locates your position quickly and precisely and maintains it. Whether you’re in deep woods or just near tall buildings and trees, you can count on Montana 680t.

    Navigate with Ease
    Montana 680t has a built-in 3-axis tilt-compensated electronic compass, which shows your heading even while you’re on the move or not holding it level. The barometric altimeter tracks changes in pressure to pinpoint your precise altitude, or use it to plot barometric pressure over time to help keep an eye on changing weather conditions.

    Double Your Power
    With a one-of-a-kind dual battery system, the 680t gives you the option of using the rechargeable lithium-ion pack or traditional AA batteries.

    Find Fun
    The 680t supports paperless geocaching GPX files for straight-to-device uploading of geocaches from No more manually entering coordinates and paper print outs, Montana 680t stores and displays key information, including location, terrain, difficulty, hints and descriptions. The track manager feature helps organize and navigate through waypoints, routes and track logs (easily start/stop recording tracklogs).

    Plan Your Next Trip
    Our free BaseCamp software lets you view and organize maps, waypoints, routes and tracks. This free trip-planning software even allows you to create Garmin Adventures that you can share with friends, family or fellow explorers. BaseCamp displays topographic map data in 2-D or 3-D on your computer screen, including contour lines and elevation profiles.

    Physical & Performance
    • Physical dimensions 7.48 x 14.42 x 3.64 cm
    • Display size, WxH 5.06 x 8.93 cm ; diag 10.2 cm
    • Display resolution, WxH 272 x 480 pixels
    • Display type bright, transflective 65k color TFT, dual-orientation touchscreen; sunlight readable
    • Touchscreen
    • Weight 289 g with included lithium-ion battery pack; 333 g with 3 AA batteries (not included)
    • Battery rechargeable lithium-ion (included) or 3 AA batteries (not included); NiMH or Lithium recommended
    • Battery life up to 16 hours (lithium-ion); up to 22 hours (AA batteries)
    • Water resistant to IPX7 standard.
    • Camera - 8 megapixel with autofocus; automatic geo-tagging
    • Barometric altimeter
    • Electronic compass tilt-compensated 3-axis
    • Unit-to-unit transfer
    Maps & Memory
    • Basemap
    • Preloaded maps Australia / NZ topo and street
    • Ability to add maps
    • Built-in memory 8 GB
    • Accepts data cards microSD™ card (not included)
    • Custom POIs
    • Waypoints/favorites/locations 4000
    • Routes 200
    • Track log 10,000 points, 200 saved tracks
    Outdoor Features
    • Automatic routing
    • Geocaching-friendly Yes (Paperless)
    • Custom maps compatible
    • Hunt/fish calendar
    • Sun and moon information
    • Tide tables Yes (with optional Bluechart)
    • Area calculation
    • Picture viewer
    Garmin Connect™
    • Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data)