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How accurate is a Garmin Montana 680t?

It maintains a recorded accuracy within eight feet in both open and covered areas. In our tests, we set a waypoint and tried to navigate back to it. On average, the Montana put us within 40 inches of the initial waypoints.

How do I update my Garmin Montana 680t?

Updating the Software

  1. Connect your device to a computer using the USB cable.
  2. Go to
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions.

Are garmins accurate?

Garmin® GPS receivers are accurate to within 15 meters (49 feet) 95% of the time. Generally, users will see accuracy within 5 to 10 meters (16 to 33 feet) under normal conditions. To view the current accuracy rating of your device, refer to its Satellite Information Page.

How do I get free maps for my Garmin BaseCamp?

Install Free Maps on Garmin BaseCamp (Openstreetmap)

  1. 1 – Download the file. Go to and click on the bottom-left square: Maps for Garmin GPS-Receivers.
  2. 2 – Unzip the file.
  3. 3 – Install the map.
  4. 4 – Enable the map in Garmin BaseCamp.
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How do I connect my Garmin Montana to my computer?

Plug the small end of the USB cable into the USB port on the device. Plug the large end of the USB cable into a computer USB port. Your device and memory card (optional) appear as removable drives in My Computer on Windows® computers and as mounted volumes on Mac® computers.

What can I do with the Garmin Montana 680t?

You can literally go anywhere with Montana 680t – land or water – and it’s simple to add more maps to the device. You can download TOPO U.S. 24K maps and hit the trail, plug in BlueChart® g2 preloaded cards for a day on the water, or load City Navigator map data for turn-by-turn driving directions.

Can you use Garmin Express on a Mac?

Use Garmin Express to update maps and software, sync with Garmin Connect™ and register your device. This desktop software notifies you when updates are available and helps you install them. DOWNLOAD FOR WINDOWS DOWNLOAD FOR MAC

What kind of compass does Garmin Montana 608t have?

Like a lot of our outdoor products, the Montana 608t has a built-in 3-axis tilt-compensated electronic compass, which shows your heading even if you’re on the move or not holding it level.