About Us

About Us


In 1989 Garmin was started by GARY BURRELL and MIN KAO and has since become a leader in GPS (Global Positioning System) technology and an innovator in consumer electronics. The Garmin product range is designed to suite everyone’s lifestyle whether it be used in driving, running, boating, hiking, flying and many other activities.

From Automotive units that include Personal Navigation Devices (PND) for use by vehicles and motorcycle drivers, the units are designed to enhance the in-car driving experience and make everyday life simper, safer, time efficient and better informed.

Garmin Fitness products cover a broad range of sporting disciplines, from indoor gym training, to adventure bound outdoor pursuits such as running, cycling, mountain biking, swimming, multi-sport training and much more.

Garmin offers an extensive range of Marine navigation products, including fixed-mount, handheld and integrated solutions, the Marine family includes Chartplotters, Sonars, Radars, Fishfinders, Marine Cartography  and Networking solutions designed to suit almost any type Marine craft.

Garmin’s Outdoor range present navigation products to suit most outdoor pursuits, whether it be trail walking, hiking, mountaineering or more extreme adrenalin activities such as rock climbing or sky diving.

Awarded 2010/2011 Superbrands Status Garmin Southern Africa was selected for its market dominance, brand esteem, longevity, brand quality and promise and customer loyalty. Garmin is the leader and trusted lifestyle brand in South Africa with unmatched direct services and support, backed by world class ambassadors.