Originally Posted by Pantah
I've a Spot 2 and it has had many multi day trips, plus it raced the Mexican 1000 twice. The longest trips were 2 weeks. I carry extra battery's but have never needed them. I keep it in tracking mode from kickstand up to night stop. Does the 3 have any other advantages than the usb plug?
holds 4x AAA batt's vs the 3x held in Spot2
motion activated tracking (stops tracking when you stop moving to save on batt)
new tracking rate (2 ½, 5, 10, 30, or 60 minutes)
new form factor