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Hema Maps - Tech Tips - HX-1 Navigator: On & Off-Road GPS Tutorial Videos


Device Overview

Learn about the Hema HX-1’s hardware, specifications, home screen and on and off-road navigation programs with our device overview.

(Video: Hema's HX-1 Navigator Device Overview- On & Off Road GPS Navigation tutorial.)


Drive Mode Explained

Find out how to use Drive mode on the HX-1, including how to create single and multi-point routes, how to edit route preferences, how to view your trip itinerary and route alternatives, how to view more information on places and POI and much more.

(Video: Drive Mode on the Hema HX-1 Navigator- On & Off Road GPS Navigation tutorial.)

Points of Interest in Drive Mode

Learn how to find and use places and points of interest (POI) in Drive mode on the Hema HX-1 Navigator, which includes: campsites, caravan parks, rest areas, dump points, 24-hour fuel, lookouts, cafés and bars, mechanical repairs and much more throughout Australia.

(Video: Points of Interest on the Hema HX-1- On & Off Road GPS Navigation tutorial.)

Changing Route Preferences in Drive Mode

Find out how to customise your trip using Route Preferences with the Hema HX-1 Navigator. This includes how to change your route method, create distinct user profiles, nominate road and track types you want to include or exclude in routes created by the HX-1 and more.

(Video: Changing route preferences in Drive Mode on the Hema HX-1- On & Off-Road GPS Navigation tutorial.)

How to find Camps & POIs along a Route in Drive Mode

Find out how you can search for campsites and other points of interest around a town or along a route you’ve created in Drive mode on the Hema HX-1 Navigator. Points of interest include campsites, caravan parks, bush camps, rest areas, dump points, information centres, mechanical repairs, supply points, lookouts, attractions, huts, historical  points, emergency services, cafés, restaurants, businesses and much more.

(Video: How to find camps & POI's along a route on the Hema HX-1-On & Off-Road GPS Navigation tutorial.)


Explore Mode explained

Find out what is preloaded in Explore mode on the HX-1, and discover how to use it to navigate off-road using topographic and touring maps, 40,000+ Hema-verified points of interest, trip recording tools and more within Explore mode.

(Video: Explore Mode on the Hema HX-1 Navigator- On & Off Road GPS Navigation tutorial.)

Off-Road Maps on the Hema HX-1 Navigator

Find out what topographic and touring maps are on the Hema HX-1 Navigator, and learn more about switching map layers, downloading maps and more.

(Video: Off-road maps on the Hema HX-1 Navigator | On & Off Road GPS Navigation tutorial.)

To view more videos about Hema's HX-1 Navigator click HERE to view the Hema Maps HX-1 Navigator YouTube playlist.

To learn more about the HX-1 click HERE, or head to-

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1 comment

  • Terry Watson: October 14, 2020

    Just wondering if you guys are going to sort out a satellite view for offline use

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