Updating garmin gpsmap 196 aviation database
Easily add detailed maps with plug and play Garmin data cards.With its crisp, grayscale screen, the 196 is an affordable introduction to Garmin's portable aviation products.This WAAS-capable unit has detailed moving map graphics, HSI steering guidance, a Jeppesen database, exceptional resolution and contrast on its 12-level grayscale display, and can operate in three different modes: Aviation, Land, and Water.The lightning-fast processor of the GPSMAP 196 provides map redraws and scrolling at over twice the speed of previous aviation portables.With Avia DBM you can list the complete contents of your Garmin® aviation handheld GPS database, make any changes you like - there is space in a typical database for hundreds more waypoints, and make a database covering an area of your choice.If your GPS model is obsolete, Avia DBM can convert a database designed for a current unit into the format for your GPS.GPSMAP 495, GPSMAP 496, GPSMAP 695, GPSMAP 696, Aera500, Aera550, Aera660, Aera795.
Or, for a great day on the water, customize the water resistant 196 with optional marine cartography.
With its crisp, grayscale screen, the 196 is an affordable introduction to Garmin's portable aviation products.
The WAAS-capable GPSMAP 196 has detailed map graphics, HSI steering guidance, Jeppesen® database and all the other pilot-friendly features you’ve come to expect from Garmin.
Steering guidance is clearly presented through a graphic HSI with VNAV indicator offering a full range of horizontal and vertical awareness. database of obstacles (upgradeable via the Internet) to help you see and avoid high-rise structural hazards in the vicinity of your flight path.
Extended runway centerlines help orient pilots to the runway. GPSMAP 196 features a 320 x 240 pixel, 12-level grayscale display with exceptional resolution and contrast.
This display with backlighting showcases crisp graphics which redraw with incredible speed thanks to a fast processor.