SPOT Gen3 Satellite GPS Messenger Personal Tracker - Model SPOT-3
The SPOT™ Gen3 Satellite GPS Messenger Personal Tracker keeps you in touch, wherever you go. Using satellite technology, SPOT Gen3 works virtually anywhere in the world, allowing you to check in with your professional and personal networks. Send custom messages and let others track your location in real time with Google Maps™. Should an emergency arise, transmit an SOS with your location to the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center.
The SPOT Gen3 weighs only 4.0 oz. (with lithium batteries). Works with lithium or rechargeable batteries, or line-power the unit through its USB port. Choose tracking options of 2.5, 5, 10, 30, or 60 minutes. Your SPOT Gen3 even knows when you're moving and when you stop, thanks to Motion Activated Tracking. A contoured shape allows you to attach the device to your pack, boat, bag, or vehicle. Size: 3.43" x 2.56" x 1".
- Compact and lightweight
- Long battery life
- USB port
- Tracking options
- Motion Activated Tracking
- Contoured shape
Manufacturer model #: SPOT-3.
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It does not have a display or backtrack that will allow you to return to a pinpoint location.
YOU CAN send a waypoint to your home computer, and use those coordinated to navigate back to that location later.
However, the SPOT units do not have a confirmation (one way signal), so you have no way to confirm that the message was received & forwarded to your computer.
Buy a Garmin with topo maps. You can track your path, flag (pinpoint) locations, and navigate back to those locations at any time.
The subscriber determines via a setting on their account just how long messages stay on their account to be able to retain it or at any time they can export the information via CSV or XML file to save for extended periods for future use.
They also have Service Plan Upgrades. They range from
$149.99/yr to $17.95/yr
$14.99/mo to 1.99/mo
For more Detailed information visit thier website at findmespot.com