Over $3300 US
16” Touchscreen Chartplotter with CHIRP Sonar A bright 16" color d..
Over $3300 US
A bright 16" color display with unsurpassed clarity and sunlight readability, the GPSMAP 8616xsv from Garmin offers a large screen combination GPS with CHIRP, ClearVu and SideVu scanning sonar!
Pair with a compatible 8 Pin or 12 Pin transducer for the best underwater performance! Designed with complete Sonar support, the 8616xsv has an internal 1kW Dual Channel CHIRP Sonar with ClearVu and SideVu built in. With 1 LVS Sonar Port, 1 12Pin Sonar port and 1 8Pin Sonar port the transducer selections are nearly unlimited! Dependent on transducer selected, this unit can provide you with CHIRP, ClearVu and SideVu offering exceptional target separation and near photo like detail below and to the left and right of your vessel. It is also fully compatible with Garmin Panoptix transducers for all seeing sonar in real time. For help selecting the best transducer for your boat please give our educated sales staff a call at 1-800-477-2611
g3 Vision and Ultra Card Support
The 8600 series is compatible with Garmin BlueChart g3 Vision and LakeVu g3 Ultra chart cards (sold separately). The Garmin g3 Vision card is Garmins premier charting option. Simply select the region of your choice and gain access to enhanced imagery such as high resolution satellite coverage, crystal clear aerial photos and 3D views above and below the water line. Garmin LakeVu g3 Ultra charting is Garmins premier freshwater charting and is offerred in both East and West regions. Dynamic Lake Level data, high resolition satellite imagery and surface and side scan sonar photos are some benefits of the LakeVu Ultra chart cards!
Display and Networking
At the forefront of every 8616xsv is a 16" bright, sunlight viewable full HD IPS display for crisp clear images - whether you are looking at the preloaded charts, sonar, or any network component like a radar the images displayed will be superior in clarity and readability even while wearing polarized sunglasses. Fully networkable, this combination GPS/Fishfinder has 2 Garmin Marine Network ports for expanding your setup - add additional displays, radar, XM Weather, marine cameras and more. You can even add a GMS10 Port expander to add more than two network components. Each unit also includes NMEA2000 and NMEA0183 networking for connecting communication devices such as VHF or autopilot as well as 1 BNC Composite and 1 HDMI Video Input port and 1 HDMI Video Output port. The 8600 series also includes wireless connectivity for pairing with Garmin's ActiveCaptain app for access to OneChart, smart notifications, Garmin Quickdraw community data and even allows you to pair with your smartphone or tablet to pre-plan, update software, buy maps and even mirror your chartplotter for viewing and control right from your phone or tablet! IN addition to all these features, Garmin's exclusive OneHelm system works with many 3rd party onboard marine products to allow full control of digital switching, lighting, and more right on your display!
Special Sailing Features
Every sailor knows there is important data you just can’t go without, Garmin's SailAssist features have you covered! Providing data, displays and prerace guidance as well as laylines, enhanced wind rose, heading and course-over ground lines, When paired with compatible wind sensors, you also have a gauge that can quickly and accurately display true and apparent wind angle, set and drift, true or apparent wind speed, horizontal or vertical graphs and a customizable data bar.
Garmin inReach Mini Satellite Communicator Support
The Garmin 8600 series supports the Garmin inReach Mini Satellite Communicator which allows users to select from a list of preset responses to communicate with friends and family directly from your chartplotter.
Garmin Panoptix LiveScope Support
Enjoy the benefits of advanced real-time sonar images with the aid of the Garmin Panoptix LiveScope Transducer System. Panoptix sonar is now better than ever with a zoom features that allow users to zoom without losing view of the original image. This is achieved through a secondary zoom window and allows for convenient viewing of detailed Panoptix images.
Garmin is continually improving the functionality of their existing product line through software updates. These updates are quick, simple, free of charge and are necessary for optimal performance.