Category: GPS Unit

Me-and-bike

My Epic Journey – Jonathan Halstead

Malaga to Santiago -  Back in 2013 I cycled around Spain's spectacular mountain ranges and coastal trails, covering 2,800km, mostly off-road, on a mountain bike pulling a trailer with my kit inside. I started in Malaga in spring, and I worked my way north eastRead More
Blackhead Beach, New Zealand

New Zealand: 3000km, on a mountain bike.

Tour Aotearoa 2016 (Tour website) Continuing our series of ordinary folk doing extra-ordinary things; Justin Dempsey is taking on the mighty Tour Aotearoa. A mere (!) 100km a day on a mountain bike for a full 30 days: New Zealand tip-to-toe. Here's his story:  Read More

Trail Magazine Active 12 Review

This is the latest upgrade of the original Satmap Active 10 GPS receiver, which I’ve been a big fan of for many years. The Active 12 takes all the great features of the Active 10, such as the large screen, big buttons and easy-to-use interface;Read More

Cycling World Active 12 Review

The Ultimate Sports GPS Just Got Better... Satmap Systems are pleased to announce the launch of the Active 12 Mapping Sports GPS. The Active 12 offers a new (HVGA) hi-res screen, hi-res (660dpi) OS mapping, Bluetooth Smart connectivity for data sharing and sports peripherals, alongRead More

Trek & Mountain Active 12 Review

Latest GPS device goes on sale Satmap Systems have released the long-awaited successor to their popular Active 10 device. The Active 12 Mapping Sports GPS - to give it its full name offers a new (HVGA) hi-res screen, hi-res (66odpi) OS mapping, Bluetooth Sma'rt ConnectivityRead More

Country Walking Active 12 Review

NewGear From cheap and cheerful to top-end tech, the kit that matters this month… SATMAP ACTIVE 12 GPS HANDSET £450 SatMap’s Active 12 updates the Active 10, which was a firm favourite with walkers who didn’t want a touchscreen handheld GPS device. The 12 doesn’tRead More

Satmap Launches Active 12

Satmap Launches Active 12 The Ultimate Sports GPS – just got better. Surrey, U.K. – 1st March 2014. Satmap Systems Ltd, manufacturer of the Active 10 GPS, is pleased to announce the launch of the Active 12 Mapping Sports GPS. The Active 12 offers aRead More