The Alpha® 200i dog tracking and training system lets you monitor up to 20 dogs from up to 9 miles (depending on dog device) on a 3.5” display with a 2.5-second update rate. Easily control training functions by using the button-operated, dog-focused design. You’ll also have access to premium Garmin navigation features, such as preloaded TopoActive maps, BirdsEye Satellite Imagery with direct-to-device downloads and built-in three-axis compass and barometric altimeter. Now, inReach® technology adds two-way messaging and interactive SOS alerts for peace of mind while you’re in the field (active satellite subscription required; jurisdiction restrictions may apply).
Compatible with Garmin Explore™ website and app to help you manage tracks, routes and waypoints and review statistics from the field.
Check out our blog on Our Favorite New Features of The Garmin Alpha 200i and Garmin Alpha 200i vs Alpha 100.
Owner's Manual: Garmin Alpha 200i Owner's Manual
Physical Dimensions: 2.7 x 6.4 x 1.3" (not including the antenna)
Display Size: 1.8"w x 3.0"h (3.5" diagonal)
Display Resolution: 282 x 470 pixels
Display Type: Transflective, color FTF touchscreen
Weight: 9.9 ounces with standard antenna and battery
Battery Type: Rechargeable lithium-ion
Battery Life: Up to 20 hours; up to 15 hours with inReach technology enabled
Water Rating: IPX7
High-Sensitivity Receiver: Yes
Interface: High-Speed USB
Memory: 16 GB
Maps and Memory:
Preloaded Maps: TopoActive
Ability to add maps: yes
Birdseye: Yes, direct to device
External Memory Storage: MicroSD card
Track Log: 20,000 points, 250 save gpx tracks, 300 saved fit activities
Barametric Altimeter: Yes
Compass: Yes (tilt-compensated 3-axis)
Two-Way Radio Features:
Frequency Band: MURS
Range: TT15 and T5 - 9 Miles; TT15 Mini and T5 Mini - 4 Miles
Alpha 200i Handheld with rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack
What maps work with the Garmin Alpha 200i?
The Garmin Hunt View Plus maps will work in the Garmin Alpha 200i. The OnX mapping will not work in the handheld.
Can a collar be in an Alpha 100 and Alpha 200i at the same time?
Yes, a collar can be tracked by the Alpha 200i and the Alpha 100 and/or Astro 430 handhelds at the same time.
Is the Garmin Alpha 200i able to control a beeper?
Can a Garmin Alpha 200i track a collar that is being tracked by a Garmin Alpha 100?
Yes, a Garmin Alpha 200i can track any collar (T5, T5 mini, TT15, TT15 mini) that is paired into an Alpha 100 and Astro 430 handheld.
Is the Alpha 200i Handheld waterproof?
The Alpha 200i handheld is rated at IPX7, which means that it is rated to be waterproof in up to 1 meter of water for up to 30 minutes. This provides safe protection of your Alpha handheld, allowing for use in rain, snow, and wet cover, as well as the handheld being splashed with water and the accidental dropping in shallow water.