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Fun fact: GPS uses 10 bits to store the week. That means it runs out... oh heck – April 6, 2019

DuncanLarge Silver badge

Re: Yay landfill!

Many people still use them as they are made more rugged than phones and work when there is no mobile signal.

Typically those using GPS devices like these are likely orienteering / hill walking and using the Garmin like a high tech compass to help get bearings to waypoints.

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