Portable Aviation GPS Comparison

Purpose built Aviation GPS units from Garmin and iFLY offer many advantages.

  • Reviews
  • Price
  • Notes
  • Physical
  • Receiver
  • Unit Size (inches)
  • Weight (ounces)
  • Voltage Range
  • Battery Type
  • Battery Life (est.)
  • Separate Serial & USB Interfaces
  • Carrying Case Included
  • Display
  • Display Size (inch)
  • Display Type
  • Display Resolution
  • Backlighting
  • Screen Orientation
  • Touch Screen
  • Waterproof
  • Databases
  • Jeppesen Database
  • Auto Mapping
  • Marine Mapping
  • Coverage Areas
  • Compatibility
  • WAAS Capability
  • XM Weather Capability
  • TIS Traffic Compatible
  • Features
  • Terrain Alerts
  • Voice Prompts
  • AOPA Directory
  • SafeTaxi
  • Runway Centerlines
  • Obstacles
  • Instrument Page
  • HSI Screen
  • VNAV
  • Routes/Waypoints
  • Media Player (video, music)
  • Bluetooth Interface
    11 Reviews
  • $375.00
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  • OBLOX 6 Channel
    WAAS Capable
  • 5.25 x 3.3 x 0.75
  • 8.0
  • 12-28
  • 1650 mAh Li-PO
  • 2 hours
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • 5.0 Diagonal

  • Sunlight Readable
    Digital TFT
  • 480 x 800
  • Yes
  • Horizontal
  • Yes
  • No
  • No
  • Yes
  • No
  • North America

  • Yes
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • 50 / 300
  • Yes, Music via SD Card
  • No
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    7 Reviews
  • $499.00
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  • Replaces the 740
  • 12 channel
    WAAS Capable
  • 7.25 x 4.5 x 0.82
  • 14.4
  • 12 to 28
  • 1650 mAh Li-PO
  • 30 min Emergency
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • 7.0 Diagonal

  • 1100 nit
    Digital TFT
  • 480 x 800
  • Yes
  • Vertical & Horizontal
  • Yes
  • No
  • No
  • Yes
  • No
  • North America

  • Yes
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • 50 / 300
  • Yes, Music via SD Card
  • No
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    19 Reviews
  • $1,299.00
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  • Replaces the 695
  • 12 channel w/ 5 Hz
    update rate
  • 5.75 x 7.75 x 1.5
  • 22.4
  • 11 to 40
  • NI-MH
  • 8 hours
  • Yes
  • No
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  •  
  • 3.6 x 6.0

  • bright, color
    WVGA TFT
  • 480 x 800
  • Yes
  • Vertical
  • No
  • No
  •  
  •  
  • No
  • No
  • Americas

  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • 50 / 300
  • XM Radio optional
  • No
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    5 Reviews
  • $1,499.00
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  • Replaces the 795
  • 12 channel w/ 5 Hz
    update rate
  • 5.1 x 8 x 1.5
  • 26.4
  • 11 to 40
  • Lithium-Ion
  • 3-8 Hours
  • Yes
  • Yes
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  •  
  • 3.6 x 6.0

  • bright, color, dual-oriented, WVGA TFT
  • 480 x 800
  • Yes
  • Horizontal & Vertical
  • Yes
  • No
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  • Mapsource City Navigator
  • No
  •  

  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • 50 / 300
  • XM Radio optional
  • No
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    45 Reviews
  • $599.00
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  • Replaces the Aera 500
  • 12 channel w/ 5 Hz
    update rate
  • 5.3 x 3.3 x 0.9
  • 9.5
  • 11 to 35
  • Lithium-Ion
  • 5 hours
  • Yes
  • No
  • 4.3" Diagonal

  • WQVGA TFT

  • 480 x 272
  • Yes
  • Horizontal
  • Yes
  • Yes
  •  
  • Mapsource City Navigator
  • No
  • Americas, Pacific, or Atlantic
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes (Auto)
  • No
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • 50 /300
  • Yes + XM Radio Optional
  • Yes
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    3 Reviews
  • $749.00
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  • Replaces the Aera 560
  • 12 channel w/ 5 Hz
    update rate
  • 5.5 x 3.4 x 0.8
  • 8.64
  • 10 to 35
  • Lithium-Ion
  • 4 hours
  • No
  • No
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  •  
  • 4.35 x 2.61 (5.08" Diagonal)
  • WVGA TFT

  • 480 x 800
  • Yes
  • Horizontal and Vertical
  • Yes
  • No
  •  
  •  
  • Mapsource City Navigator
  • No
  • Americas

  •  
  •  
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  •  
  •  
  • Yes
  • Yes (Auto)
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • 50 / 300
  • XM Radio Optional
  • Yes
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