Geotab Garmin Bundle Support Document
Geotab® GARMIN® Bundle
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Geotab GARMIN Bundle
The Garmin Bundle forms part of the Geotab Cloud solution and offers a reliable and user-friendly platform for tracking, managing and sharing Records of Duty Status (RODS). The Bundle includes a Garmin fleet™ 790 Android tablet, fully dedicated to the Geotab Drive mobile app, which offers driver-friendly access to Hours of Service reporting, compliance monitoring, end-to-end vehicle inspections (DVIR), and provides added features for productivity and driver safety.
Included in Bundle
Key Features and Benefits
7” Capacitive Touch Display WSVGA (1024 × 600 pixels)
Dimensions: 15.2 cm x 8.9 cm
2 GB RAM, 16 GB NAND
2 microSD card slots (1 general use/1 dedicated to dash cam recording)
4G LTE CAT-1 with 3G fallback
GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth® 4.2 Classic & BLE, USB 2.0, NFC
4 MP road-facing, dual-purpose (dash cam & productivity)
From -10° to 55°C (from 14° to 131°F)
Charging Temperature Range (Vehicle Power)
From 0° to 45°C (from 32° to 113°F)
Weight: 439 g (15.49 oz)
Dimensions: 199.0 mm L × 121.8 mm W × 23.7 mm H
Power Input Type
Vehicle power using an optional accessory. AC power using an optional accessory for home of office use only
Maximum DC 5 V, 2 A
Mobile Data Modes
3G: B2 (1900), B5 (850)
LTE: B2 (1900), B4 (1700), B5 (850), B12 (700)
Conducted Power Output
850/900 MHz @ +33 dBm nominal
Installation and Setup
See the Important Safety and Product Information guide in the product box for product warnings and other important information.
For important warnings regarding the lithium-ion battery and magnets used in the GARMIN fleet 790 tablet, Please refer to the GARMIN Owner’s Manual: goo.gl/2o7yoy.
Ensure that the tablet is on the lastest firmware (FW: 5.00 or higher)
Connect to Wi-Fi and update the firmware on the tablet:
Plug the vehicle power cable into the magnetic mount.
Press the suction cup to the mount until it snaps into place.
Note: Step may not be required if mount and suction cup are already assembled.
Place the suction cup onto the desired location and press against the glass.
Flip the lever to secure the suction cup into place.
Place the back of the device onto the magnetic mount.
For more information on the GARMIN fleet 790 Android Tablet, refer to the GARMIN Owner’s Manual: goo.gl/2o7yoy.
The Geotab GARMIN Bundle is compatible with IOX-GARMINWT and IOX-GARMINNT, both sold separately. The IOX is not mandatory for compliance. For a complete list of steps for the installation of your IOX-GARMIN please visit: goo.gl/crx8u0.
Mobile Device Management
A Mobile Device Management (MDM) solution is used to restrict certain settings and applications on the tablet. The MDM solution is SOTI Mobicontrol and is managed by Geotab. Restrictions include the install or use of:
- Google Play Store application,
- Internet browser,
- Social media and messaging applications,
- Other third party applications*,
- All device tethering,
- Factory data reset, and
- Uninstallation of the MDM application and Geotab Drive.
* Other third party applications can be installed on Pro Mode.
Important Safety Information and Limitations of Use
For the latest version of the Limitations of Use, please visit: goo.gl/k6Fp0w.
WARNING! Your in-vehicle devices must be kept clear of debris, water and other environmental contaminants. Failure to do so may result in units malfunctioning or short-circuiting, that can lead to a fire hazard and cause loss or serious injury.
WARNING! Do not attempt to remove the devices from the vehicle in which they are originally installed for installation in another vehicle. Not all vehicles share compatibility, and doing so may result in unexpected interactions with your vehicle, including sudden loss of power or shutdown of the vehicle’s engine while in operation or cause your vehicle to operate poorly or erratically and cause serious injury and/or vehicle damage.
NOTICE: This product does not contain any user-serviceable parts. Configuration, servicing, and repairs must only be made by an authorized reseller or installer. Unauthorized servicing of these products will void your product warranty.
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