What's the Difference between a DC50 and a T5 Garmin Tracking collar


Garmin T5 Vs. Garmin DC50

  • One of the biggest differences between DC50 and T5 is Bark detection.  For the T5 Garmin Disabled the Bark detection.  This was done to accommodate competition hunting rules.
[caption id="attachment_359" align="alignright" width="191"]T5_GPS_Cap Orange cap on T5 easily identifies the collar.[/caption]


  • A second difference is the ability to pair and track the T5 with a Alpha 100 handheld.  You can not track a DC50 with the Alpha.  While tracking the T5 with an alpha you will see a few extra options.
  • Virb Camera-  you can control a Virb Action Camera with the T5 using you Alpha 100 handheld.
  • Changing update rates with the Alpha- When paired with the Alpha the t5 update rates can be changed at greater distances than you are able to with the Astro [caption id="attachment_365" align="alignleft" width="172"]TT5_Unit_back_charging_clip The T5 charging port is the same as the TT style collars. You can use the TT 10 and TT15 charging clips to charge a T5[/caption]