Products reviews

Furuno GP37

$609.00 to $695.00



The new GP37 DGPS/WAAS Navigator is compact in size, yet big on power, features and performance. This waterproof unit is perfect for a wide range of boats. It is equipped with a WAAS and a DGPS receiver as standard supply. It utilizes both WAAS and differential radio beacon correction methods to give you the most accurate position fix available. The GP37 offers extremely accurate position fixes -- 10m for basic GPS, 5m or better with DGPS and 3m or better where WAAS service is available. It should be noted that DGPS is more reliable and accurate, as the WAAS system is still currently under development. There is no guarantee of accuracy, integrity, continuity or availability of the WAAS signal. For that reason, the GP37 runs with DGPS as the default setting in auto selection mode. In this mode, if the DGPS signal can not be received for any reason, the WAAS mode is automatically selected. Manual setting is also available. The display modes include Plotter, two Customizable displays, Steering, Highway and SpeedMinimize

Manufacturer:Furuno Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemMiscellaneous
MPNGP37
GPS Type   Marine
Form FactorFixed
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled
Receiver Type12 Channels
Screen Size4.4 in.
Display Size3.74 in. x 2.36 in.
Display TypeLCD Display
Audible Features   Anchor Alarm, Arrival Alarm, Clock Alarm
Grids   Lat/Lon, Loran TD position format
PC InterfaceSerial RS-232
Accuisition Time - Initial Time20 sec
Max. Horizontal accuracy   Enhanced position accuracy Differential standardsDGPS Ready
Number of routes50
Waypoints   999
UPC611679266842


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furuno, gp37,

Garmin GPSMAP 440s

$437.00 to $1,032.00



Offshore fishermen and boaters will gravitate toward this sleek, space-saving chartplotter. The GPSMAP 440 features preloaded detailed maps for the U.S. coast as well as an ultra-bright 4” QVGA display; built-in, satellite-enhanced worldwide basemap and simplified user operation.

Manufacturer:Garmin Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN010-00516-44
GPS Type   Marine
Form FactorFixed
Map capabilities   Internal, Map cartridges / Data cards
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled, EGNOS enabled
Input Method   Keypad
Receiver Type12 Channels
Screen Size4 in.
Display Size2.4 in. x 3.2 in.
Display TypeLCD Display
Resolutions240 X 320
Marine FeaturesTide Prediction, Split Screen, Water Temp. Sensor, Depth Display, Chart Plotter, Sonar / Sounder, MOB (Man Over Board)
Audible Features   Anchor Alarm, Arrival Alarm, Clock Alarm, Accuracy Alarm, Fish Alarm, Shallow/Deep Alarm, Low Battary/Voltage Alarm, Water Temperature Alarm
Trip calculator   Route Recalculation, Trip Timers, Points-of-Interest (POI)
Included Software/Maps   Marine Cartography
PC InterfaceNMEA-0183
Environmental ProtectionIPX7 Waterproof Standard
Expansion Slot TypeSD (Secure Digital) Card Slot
AntennaBuilt-in, External Antenna Hookup
Accuisition Time - Cold45 sec
Accuisition Time - Initial Time15 sec
Update rate1 per second, continuous
Waypoints   1500
Warranty1 Year
Width5.7 in.
Depth2.7 in.
Height5 in.
Weight1.3 lb.
Family LineGarmin GPSMAP
UPC753759065836


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garmin, gpsmap, 440s,

Garmin Edge 305

$175.00 to $449.00



Rugged, lightweight Edge attaches easily to the stem or handlebars of your bike with the included bike mount. Just turn it on, acquire GPS satellites and go. Edge 305 automatically measures your speed, distance, time, calories burned, altitude, climb and descent, and also records the route you have taken for review. For extra-precise climb and descent data, Edge 305 also incorporates a barometric altimeter to pinpoint changes in elevation.Minimize

Manufacturer:Garmin Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesBatteryWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPNGE305CAD
GPS Type   Handheld (Outdoor)
Form FactorHandheld
Screen Size1.9 in.
Display Size1.17 in. x 1.44 in.
Display Type4 Level Grayscale LCD Display
Resolutions128 x 160
Special Features   Built-In Barometer, Built-In Altimeter, Heart Rate Monitor, Training Computer
Trip calculator   Maximum speed, Elevation Computer
PC InterfaceUSB
Environmental ProtectionIPX7 Waterproof Standard
AntennaBuilt-in
Battery Type and QuantityProprietary Lithium
Battery Life12 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Width1.75 in.
Depth0.9 in.
Height3.7 in.
Weight0.19 lb.
UPC753759051716


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garmin, edge, 305,


Garmin GPS 76


The GPS 76 is designed to provide precise GPS positioning using correction data obtained from the Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS). This unit features a built-in quad helix antenna for superior reception and can provide position accuracy to less than three meters when receiving WAAS corrections.The GPS 76 provides 1 megabyte of internal user memory to be used for storing downloaded Points of Interest data. This 1 megabyte of storage area is preloaded from the factory with worldwide cities (populations greater than 200,000) and nautical navigation aids such as lights, buoys, sound signals and day beacons, and is perfect for downloading points of interest detail from GARMIN's line of MapSource CD-ROMs. The GPS 76 is also preloaded with tide data for the United States.Minimize


Bushnell NAV500


Bushnell has announced their entry into the portable auto GPS navigation market with the announcement of the Bushnell Nav 500. The Nav 500 offers many features found on other navigation devices in its class such as a 3.5 inch touch screen display, pre-installed maps of the USA and Canada, and an MP3 player.


Navman F20


The F20, provides you with a lot for very little. Loaded with features normally found in other, more expensive car navigators, the F20 packs them all into a neat, pocket-sized compact unit. It’s the advanced features that separate the F20 from other entry-level navigators. The ‘Nearest Parking and Petrol’ buttons, previously only found on our more expensive models, are a simple but brilliant idea, exclusive to Navman.Minimize


Garmin zumo 550


Designed specifically for motorcycles, the Garmin zumo 550 has a host of features that make it the easiest way to get GPS navigation on two wheels. Durable, waterproof, and built with fuel-resistant plastics, the zumo 550 can take a beating and hold up against even the most intense driving conditions. Right out of the box you’ll be able to chart out your ride with preloaded City Navigator NT street maps that are loaded with useful points of interest including restaurants, gas stations, and motels. Turn-by-turn voice directions keep you on track and with real-time traffic and weather updates you can avoid obstacles that might interfere with your otherwise, easy ride.Minimize