Garmin inReach Explorer®+ Satellite Communicator 010-01735-10
The inReach Explorer+ goes a step beyond, providing full-fledged GPS on-map guidance with preloaded TOPO mapping and waypoint routings viewable directly on the unit.
Plus, a built-in digital compass, barometric altimeter and accelerometer are included with Explorer+ to help you get and maintain accurate bearings on or off the beaten path.
- Rugged handheld satellite communicators enable two-way text messaging via 100% global Iridium® satellite network (satellite subscription required)
- Trigger an interactive SOS to the 24/7 search and rescue monitoring center
- Track and share your location with family and friends
- Pair with compatible mobile devices using the free Earthmate® app for access to downloadable maps¹, U.S. NOAA charts, color aerial imagery and more
- inReach Explorer+ device adds preloaded DeLorme® TOPO maps with onscreen GPS routing plus built-in digital compass, barometric altimeter and accelerometer
You may venture off the grid, but you can still stay in touch - as long as you’re carrying an inReach Explorer®+. This handheld satellite communicator is designed for the outdoor enthusiast who wants to roam farther and experience more - without compromising their loved ones peace of mind. From backcountry experiences to international adventures, inReach Explorer®+ provides communication, location sharing, navigation and critical SOS functions for anyone who loves getting away from it all, on land, water or in the skies.
Using the worldwide coverage of the Iridium satellite network, this go-anywhere portable device lets you exchange text messages with any cell phone number or email address - while using GPS to track and share your journey’s progress. You can also post to social media or even communicate inReach-to-inReach in the field.
In case of an at-risk situation, you can also use inReach to trigger an SOS to the 24/7 monitoring center, text back and forth about the nature of your emergency, and receive confirmation when help is on the way.
No cell tower? No phone service? No Problem, the Explorer+ gives you all the tools to stay totally connected. You don’t have to worry about being within range of a cell tower or encountering spotty coverage in fringe zones or blackout areas. Your inReach communicator offers two-way messaging via the global Iridium satellite network.
Track and share your whereabouts by turning on the tracking function of your inReach Explorer®+ communicator, and let family and friends follow your progress on their computers or mobile devices, using the web-based MapShareTM portal. The inReach device will send waypoints at preselected time intervals, so followers can track your whereabouts online. You can also invite your crew back home to use MapShare to ping your inReach unit and see your GPS location, track your movements and exchange messages during your trip. You can even embed your MapShare page on a blog, website or social media.
For even more capability and convenience, pair with your mobile device using the free Earthmate® app that syncs your inReach handheld via Bluetooth® with your compatible Apple® or AndroidTM device so you can access unlimited maps, aerial imagery and U.S. NOAA charts. Plus, Earthmate allows you to conveniently use all of the inReach features on your paired mobile device. For easier messaging, you can also access your phone’s contact list from the Earthmate app to connect with fewer keystrokes.
The optional inReach weather forecast service provides detailed updates directly to your inReach device, compatible smartphone or tablet paired with the Earthmate app, so you’ll know what conditions to expect en route. Basic and premium weather packages are offered. And you can request weather forecasts for your current location or any other waypoint or destination on your itinerary.
- Physical Size: 2.7" x 6.5" x 1.5" (6.8 x 16.4 x 3.8 cm) with keypad and SOS door bump
- Screen Size: 1.4"W x 1.9"H (3.5 x 4.7 cm); 2.31" diag (5.9 cm)
- Display: 200 x 265 pixels, transflective color TFT, 7.5oz
- Battery: Rechargeable internal lithium ion
- Battery Life: Up to 100 hours at 10-minute tracking mode (default); up to 75 hours at 10-minute tracking with 1-second logging; up to 30 days at the 30-minute interval power save mode; and up to 3 years when powered off
- Water Rating: IPX7
- Memory: 2GB
- Interface: USB
- Maps: yes. The North America SKU of the inReach Explorer+ comes preloaded with a 1:24k map of Garmin Yarmouth (Former DeLorme) North America data of the U.S. and Canada. Mexico also is included at a 1:125k scale (derived from Garmin Yarmouth’s Digital Atlas of the Earth).
- Ability to add maps: Yes
- Compass: Yes
- Camera: No
- Bluetooth Compatible
In the Box:
- inReach Explorer+
- Pre-loaded with TOPO
- USB cable
- Carabiner clip
Garmin inReach SE & Explorer Plus Owners Manual