Garmin Astro 900 Handheld
Astro 900, the GPS and GLONASS tracking system for sporting dogs, lets you know where your dogs are and what they’re doing. Astro can track up to 20 dogs and pairs with T 9 dog devices for a range of up to 5 miles (8 km). The 2.5-second update rate provides faster location tracking when dogs are on the run. Intuitive and easy to use, Astro 900 features a vibrant 2.6" display, preloaded TOPO U.S. and southern Canada mapping and an optional in-unit rechargeable battery.
- Track Multiple Dogs: Track up to 20 dogs and pair with T9 dog devices for a range of up to 5 miles.
- Approved for use in US and Canada: Uses 900 MHz FHSS, allowing for legal operation in Canada and the U.S.
- GPS/GLONASS: High-sensitivity GPS and GLONASS satellite reception has the ability to track in more challenging environments than GPS alone
- High-Speed Update Rate: 2.5-second update rate provides faster location tracking when dogs are on the run.
- Preloaded Mapping: Preloaded TOPO U.S. and southern Canada mapping and a free 1-year BirdsEye Satellite Imagery subscription for better location awareness
- Hunt Metrics: Hunt Metrics dog data analyzes dog’s speed, distance traveled and time afield so you can review and train more effectively.
- Vibrant Display and Design: Sunlight-readable, 2.6-inch color display with vibrant orange design makes it difficult to lose in the field.
- Dog Notifications: Receive notifications when a dog is “Treed” or “On Point,” plus set up and receive bark status alerts.
- Navigation Sensors: Features a 3-axis electronic compass and barometric altimeter.
- Optional Battery: Optional in-unit rechargeable NiMH battery packs or uses standard AA battery power.
- Tough, Long-Lasting: Reliable and rugged enough to withstand all the blows, bumps and sloppy conditions of training and hunting; the handheld unit is water-resistant2 to IPX7 and the T 9 dog device is 1 ATM.
- Garmin Drivetrack Compatibility: In-vehicle dog tracker and GPS navigator syncs wirelessly with your compatible Astro 900 handheld to help track and retrieve your sporting dogs in the field.
- Fenix Compatibility: Receive dog status updates and alerts for viewing at a glance on your wrist.
- Share Wirelessly: Link and share wirelessly with a variety of compatible Garmin devices, such as the Oregon®, Montana®, GPSMAP® 64 handhelds and ANT+® sensors such as tempe.
- Additional Mapping: microSD™ card slot and support for TOPO U.S. 24K, Garmin HuntView™, City Navigator® NT, Garmin Custom Maps and more (all sold separately).
- Basecamp: Free trip-planning software that lets you view and organize maps, waypoints, routes and tracks – and then share with friends, family or fellow explorers.
Physical Specifications of the Astro 900 Handheld:
- Unit dimensions (WxHxD): 2.4" x 6.3" x 1.4"
- Display size (WxH): 1.43" x 2.15" - 2.6" diag.
- Display resolution (WxH): 160 x 240 pixels
- Display Type: Sunlight-readable, transflective, 65-K color TFT
- Weight: 9.2 ounces with batteries
- Battery Life: Up to 20 hours
- Battery Type: Optional NiMH battery pack or 2 AA standard batteries (not included)
- Water Rating: IPX7
- Frequency Band: 900 MHz FHSS
- Interface: USB
- Astro 900 handheld with preloaded TOPO U.S. and southern Canada mapping
- 1-year BirdsEye Satellite Imagery subscription
- 4.2” (10.8 cm) antenna
- belt clip
- USB cable
Garmin Part Number: 010-02053-20
UPC Code: 753759214937