According to product literature, the iWAY 600c from Lowrance Electronics Inc. is the first portable GPS navigation device to offer dual routing capability, allowing users to navigate both highways and waterways.
The iWay 600c, which includes a 30-gigabyte internal hard drive, comes preloaded with NAVTEQ digital map data of the United States and Canada, plus electronic charts with depth contours for U.S. inland lakes, the Great Lakes, and coastal waters. The database includes 5.5 million points of interest, such as restaurants, gas stations, and leisure facilities.
The unit also can provide digital satellite imagery of hundreds of U.S. and Canadian cities, with highways and streets overlaid. Other features include 5 gigabytes of hard drive space to store JPEG image files and MP3 and Ogg Vorbis format audio files for replay. A built-in full-spectrum FM modulator can wirelessly stream music and voice navigation directions through an open FM radio channel.
The iWay 600c has a manufacturer's suggested retail price of $799.
For more information, contact:
Lowrance Electronics Inc.
12000 E. Skelly Drive
Tulsa, OK 74128
(800) 324-1356 (United States)
(800) 661-3983 (Canada)