Geochron Digital vs. Mechanical

In default mode, the Geochron Digital 4k UHD is designed to appear exactly the same as the mechanical Geochron; But the digital programming also includes many options that a mechanical Geochron does not have.

Digital and Mechanical Comparison Chart

Embedded Display Features Digital Mechanical
High Speed Demonstration Yes No
Multiple mapsets on demand Yes No
Human Lights at Night Yes, dimmable No
Customized Location Pins Yes, 8 No, 0
Scalable Screen Size Yes, 16:9 in 1080 to 4k. No, fixed size.
Sunrise-Sunset Terminator Line Yes Yes
Analemma Yes Yes
Selectable Time Zones Yes No
International Dateline Yes Yes
Digital Time Display (date:hr:min:sec) Yes No
Digital Accuracy Yes No
Minute Dial No Yes
Support Features (with internet) Digital Mechanical
Lifetime map updates Yes No, it’s fixed.
Automatic Time, Date, and map position Yes No
Portable Yes Not really.
International Space Station Location Yes No
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