Garmin Alpha 200i Features
- Measures dogs’ speed and distance travelled
- Dog Trails: Choose from three views: Complete History, Partial History, or no Trail History
- Map Screen option: Show / Hide Dog’s Status, Distance, Names, and Off screen Dogs
- Zoom to MAP DOGS – automatically zoom in/out to include all dogs appear on the map screen — no matter how far they are from you
- Wireless sharing of Dog info to other ALPHA handheld units
- 16GB internal memory – install extra maps
- Expandable external memory by micro SD card
- Comes with Australian Topactive Map
- BirdsEye direct to device without annual subscription required
- Rechargeable with user replaceable battery
- Trip Computer
The Garmin Alpha 200i GPS dog tracking handheld is the new addition to the touchscreen Alpha Range product. It is compatible with Garmin T5x / T5 mini collar for tracking as well as TT15x (Available Here) /TT15 mini collar for tracking and training. It has new larger 3.5 inch capacitive touchscreen which is a sunlight-readable touchscreen. The improved 6 button design is great for fast training cues and minor adjustments in the field. One of the main feature of the Alpha 200i is built in inReach Iridium satellite technology. It allows you communicated with your friends, love ones or event post on social media websites without using traditional mobile network.
Always connected with inReach Iridium satellite technology
Exchange text messages with loved ones, post to social media, or communicate inReach to inReach in the field (satellite subscription required).
In case of emergency, trigger an interactive SOS message to GEOS, a professional 24/7 global monitoring and response centre (satellite subscription required).
Track your location, and share it with those at home or out in the field so they can see your progress or ping your device for your GPS location and more (satellite subscription required).
100% GLOBAL IRIDIUM® SATELLITE NETWORK
Instead of relying on mobile coverage, now your messages, SOS alerts and tracking are transferred via the global Iridium satellite network (satellite subscription required).
Physical dimensions: (6.8 x 16.2 x 3.4)
Weight: 280g with standard antenna and battery
Water rating: IPX7
Battery type: rechargeable lithium-ion (included)
Display type: Transflective, colour TFT touchscreen
Display size: 4.7 W x 7.7 H cm; 3.5 inch diag (88.9 mm)
Battery life: up to 20 hours; up to 15 hours with inReach® technology enabled
Memory/history: 16.0 GB
High-sensitivity receiver: Yes
Maps & Memory
Preloaded maps: yes (topographic active)
BirdsEye: Yes, direct to device (no annual subscription required)
Ability to add maps: yes
Accepts data cards: microSD™ card (not included)
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest): yes
Track log: 20,000 points, 250 saved tracks
Barometric altimeter: yes
Compass: Yes (tilt-compensated 3-axis)
Outdoor Recreation Features
Area calculation: yes
Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads): Yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)
Custom maps compatible: yes
Hunt/fish calendar: yes
Sun and moon information: yes
Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data): yes
Garmin inReach devices require satellite subscription activation to function. The service provided is an inReach two-way satellite communicator service, which uses the Iridium low orbit satellite network together with inReach customer equipment, which is sold separately. Customers can use the satellite service to send and receive text messages to a cell phone (SMS) number or email address, as well as SOS messages and location-based (GPS) tracking services.
After purchasing an inReach device, register it at inreach.garmin.com, then choose a subscription plan. inReach consumer subscription plan details and compares consumer plan options:
Connection charge: $29.00 (AUD) one-time subscription activation fee.
Minimum Term: The minimum term for Freedom plans is 30 days. The minimum term for an Annual/Contract plan is 1 year with 12 monthly payments.
Freedom plans: The minimum term is 30 days. It can be suspended a month at a time at no charge, and a user retains access to inReach data stored on the Explore portal.
Annual/Contract plan: The minimum term is 12 month. It can move up a plan for free (paid off difference).
|inReach Satellite Plans|
|Tracking Intervals||10 minutes+||10 minutes+||10 minutes+||2 minutes+|
|Tracking Points||$0.15 AUD ea.||Unlimited||Unlimited||Unlimited|
|Location Pings||$0.15 AUD ea.||Unlimited||Unlimited||Unlimited|
|Basic Weather||1 Text Message ea.||1 Text Message ea.||Unlimited||Unlimited|
|Premium Weather||$1.50 AUD||$1.50 AUD||$1.50 AUD||$1.50 AUD|
|Annual/Contract||$20.00 AUD||$40.00 AUD||$75.00 AUD||$119.00 AUD|
|Freedom Plans||$25.00 AUD||$55.00 AUD||$99.00 AUD||$149.00 AUD|
|Messages (each)||$0.75 AUD||$0.75 AUD||N/A||N/A|
All prices are subject to change. inReach devices require satellite subscription activation to access the Iridium® satellite network for live tracking and messaging functions, including SOS.
All plans are billed monthly. Subscription plans listed above are for individual consumers only. Plans include applicable GST. Additional charges apply to text messages, tracking points, and location pings exceeding selected plan limits. For Service Plans that include unlimited texting or tracking, message transmission speeds may be reduced following a period of heavy use. SOS message transmission speed will not be impacted. All annual plans are subject to $29 AUD activation fee. No charge applies to changing to a more inclusive annual plan; a $37 AUD fee applies to changing to a less inclusive annual plan.
Enrolment in Freedom plans is subject to a $37 AUD annual fee. Freedom plans’ minimum term is 30 days. New 30-day minimum applies to changed Freedom plans. No charge applies to changing a Freedom plan. Service can be suspended a month at a time at no charge. User retains access to inReach data stored on Garmin Explore™ portal while account is suspended. Selected plan auto-renews monthly unless user changes account selections in Garmin Explore™ portal.