How many data can Garmin handhelds and wearables hold?

Joachim Bardua
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How many data can Garmin outdoor & recreational handhelds and wearables hold? – a frequently asked question! Garmin support has the answers, we are listing all specifications from the Garmin support site.

Devices: Alpha, Astro, Colorado, Dakota, eTrex, D2, fenix, GPSmap, Montana, Monterra, Oregon, Rino (various series, models)

Garmin Oregon 650t (source: Garmin)
Alpha 100

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 4,000 waypoints
  • 12,000 geocaches
  • 200 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 2,000 archive tracks*
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 500 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Approximately 3,500 mapping segments
Colorado 300/400

  • 200 GPX files
  • 1,000 waypoints
  • 2,000 geocaches
  • 50 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 20 archive tracks (archive tracks can only be accessed via computer)
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 100 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Mapping segments vary by model:
    1. Colorado 300: approximately 4,000
    2. Colorado 400c, 400i, 400t: approximately 3,500 (due to internal mapping)
eTrex 10

  • 500 GPX files
  • 1,000 waypoints
  • 2,000 geocaches
  • 50 routes, 250 points per route
  • 100 saved tracks
  • 500 archive tracks*
  • 10,000 points per track
  • Ability to add maps unsupported
eTrex 20/30/20x/30x/22x/32x

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 2,000 waypoints
  • 5,000 geocaches
  • 200 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 2,000 archive tracks
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 100 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Approximately 3,000 mapping segments
eTrex Touch

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 4,000 waypoints
  • No limit on geocaches (outside of max number of GPX files supported and memory available)
  • 200 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 2,000 archive tracks
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 100 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Mapping segments vary by model:
    1. eTrex Touch 25/35: approximately 4,000
    2. eTrex Touch 35t: approximately 3,500 (due to internal mapping)
D2 Bravo, fenix 3, quatix 3, tactix Bravo

  • 1,000 waypoints
  • 50 routes, 250 points per route
  • 100 saved tracks
  • 10,000 points per track
  • unlimited points per fit file (limited only by storage space available on device)
  • Ability to add maps unsupported
  • Connect IQ supported (watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps); Connect IQ apps may fill available internal memory before file limitations are met
GPSmap 62/78

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 2,000 waypoints
  • 5,000 geocaches
  • 200 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 2,000 archive tracks*
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 100 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Approximately 3,000 mapping segments
Monterra

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 4,000 waypoints
  • 12,000 geocaches
  • 200 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 200 archived tracks
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 500 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • 4,000 mapping segments
Astro 320

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 2,000 waypoints
  • 5,000 geocaches
  • 200 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 2,000 archive tracks*
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 100 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Approximately 3,000 mapping segments
Dakota 10/20

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 1,000 waypoints
  • 2,000 geocaches
  • 50 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 2,000 archive tracks*
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 100 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Approximately 4,000 mapping segments
D2, fenix, fenix 2, quatix, tactix

  • 500 GPX files
  • 1,000 waypoints
  • 2,000 geocaches
  • 50 routes, 250 points per route
  • 100 saved tracks
  • 10,000 points per track
  • unlimited points per fit file (limited only by storage space available on device)**
  • Ability to add maps unsupported
epix

  • 1,000 waypoints
  • 50 routes, 250 points per route
  • 100 saved tracks
  • 10,000 points per track
  • unlimited points per fit file (limited only by storage space available on device)
  • Connect IQ supported (watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps); Connect IQ apps may fill available internal memory before file limitations are met
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Mapping segments vary by model:
    1. Approximately 4000 on base model
    2. Approximately 3500 on unit preloaded with Topo US 100K maps
Rino 600 Series

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 2,000 waypoints
  • 5,000 geocaches
  • 200 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 2,000 archive tracks*
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 100 custom map tiles
  • 50 contacts with 2,000 track points each
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Approximately 3,000 mapping segments
fenix 5 series

  • 1,000 waypoints
  • 50 routes, 250 points per route
  • 100 saved tracks
  • 10,000 points per track
  • Unlimited points per fit file (limited only by storage space available on device)
  • Connect IQ supported (watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps); Connect IQ apps may fill available internal memory before file limitations are met
  • 5x: 500 custom map tiles
GPSMAP 64 Series

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 5,000 waypoints
  • No limit on geocaches (outside of max number of GPX files supported and memory available)
  • 200 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 2,000 archived tracks*
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 500 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Approximately 3,000 mapping segments
GPSMAP 66 Series

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 10,000 waypoints
  • Unlimited geocaches (depending on the number of gpx files & general memory)
  • 250 routes, 250 points per route
  • 2,000 archived tracks
  • 250 saved GPX tracks
  • 300 saved FIT activities
  • 20,000 points per track
  • 100 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • 15.000 mapping segments
Oregon 200/300/400

  • 200 GPX files
  • 1,000 waypoints
  • 2,000 geocaches
  • 50 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 20 archive tracks (archive tracks can only be accessed via computer)
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 100 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Mapping segments vary by model:
    1. Oregon 200, 300: approximately 4,000
    2. Oregon 400c, 400i, 400t: approximately 3,500 (due to internal mapping)
Oregon 450t/550t

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 2,000 waypoints
  • 5,000 geocaches
  • 200 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 2,000 archive tracks*
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 100 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Mapping segments vary by model:
    1. Oregon 450, 550: approximately 4,000
    2. Oregon 450t, 550t: approximately 3,500 (due to internal mapping)
Oregon 600/650

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 4,000 waypoints
  • 4 Million geocaches***
  • 200 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 2,000 archive tracks*
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 500 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Mapping segments vary by model:
    1. Oregon 600, 650: approximately 4,000
    2. Oregon 600t, 650t: approximately 3,500 (due to internal mapping)
Oregon 700/750

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 10,000 waypoints
  • unlimited geocaches (depending on the number of gpx files & general memory)
  • 250 routes, 250 points per route
  • 250 saved tracks
  • 2,000 archive tracks*
  • 20,000 points per track
  • 100 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • 15.000 mapping segments
Montana

  • 2,000 GPX files
  • 4,000 waypoints
  • 12,000 geocaches
  • 200 routes, 250 points per route
  • 200 saved tracks
  • 2,000 archive tracks*
  • 10,000 points per track
  • 500 custom map tiles
  • 250 BirdsEye Imagery files
  • Mapping segments vary by model:
    1. Montana 600, 650: approximately 4,000
    2. Montana 600t Camo, 650t: approximately 3,500 (due to internal mapping)
Remarks by Garmin

  • Each GPX file can contain a mixture of waypoints, geocaches, routes and tracks. If the GPX file containing a waypoint or geocache is deleted, the waypoint will no longer be available on device.
  • When utilizing routes, only 50 points can be used for on road navigation.
  • *Archive tracks do not count against GPX file limit; 1 archive track per gpx file.
  • **FIT files do not count against the GPX file limit.

Source: support.garmin.com

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2 Comments

  1. It seems the Garmin 6x Pro Solar I have only holds 100 custom maps tiles (jpg’s)… each downloadable map (.kmz) has over 50 jpg’s so number of custom maps = 1 on the 6x Pro.

    This seems to be a downgrade by Garmin in its latest watch??

    Reply
    • Hi,

      I have no informations regarding this topic; Garmin does not provide data about custom maps on fenix 6.

      Cheers!

      that’s all we know:

      D2 Bravo, fenix 3 series, quatix 3, tactix Bravo

      1,000 waypoints
      50 routes, 250 points per route
      100 saved tracks
      10,000 points per track
      Unlimited points per fit file (limited only by storage space available on device)
      Ability to add maps unsupported
      Connect IQ supported (watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps); Connect IQ apps may fill available internal memory before file limitations are met
      fenix 5X only: 500 custom map tiles

      When sending or creating files for an outdoor watch, keep in mind the following device limitations:

      Fenix 5 Series, & Quatix 5 Fenix 5 Plus Series, Fenix 6 Series, MARQ Collection, Tactix Charlie, & Tactix Delta
      Waypoints 1000 1000
      Courses 301 100
      Points Per Course 50 200
      Activities 200 200
      Workouts 25 25
      Points Per Activity Limited only by available space on device Limited only by available space on device

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