Garmin GPSMAP 8617 Chartplotter

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  • Brand: Garmin
  • Product Code: GPSMAP 8617
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17” Full HD, Multi Touch Glass Helm Display    A premium 17 inch chartplotter! T..

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Garmin GPSMAP 8617 Box Contents
Each Garmin GPSMAP 8617 comes with:
  • GPSMAP 8617
  • Trim piece snap covers
  • GPS 19x NMEA 2000 (with pole mount, flush mount and under deck mount adapters)
  • Protective cover
  • Flush mount hardware
  • Power cable, NMEA 2000 2 m backbone/drop cable
  • NMEA 2000 6 m backbone cable
  • NMEA 2000 power cable
  • NMEA 2000 T-connector
  • NMEA terminator kit
  • Documentation
  • Two-Year Warranty
  • Size: 16.5"W x 12.1"H x 2.8"D
Garmin GPSMAP 8617 Key Features
  • Built-In Bluechart G3 And LakeVu G3 Charts
  • 17” Glass Helm Display
  • Wi-Fi Control
  • Full Networking Capabilities
  • 1 Touch Access

17” Full HD, Multi Touch Glass Helm Display


A premium 17 inch chartplotter! The Garmin 8617 comes packaged with a 19x antenna and preloaded coastal mapping for US, Canada, and the Bahamas as well as LakeVu G3 Mapping for the US. Detailed Coastal Charting shows basic chart details, depth contours, IALA symbols and more, while the included freshwater charts cover more than 17,000 US Lakes, Rivers and Reservoirs with over 13,000 HD Lakes offering 1’ contours shoreline to shoreline. An In-Plane Switching (IPS) LCD display provides the ability to view the display at any angle with consistent accurate colors and little to no distortion. This anti-glare, sunlight viewable display with pinch to zoom technology, makes marking waypoints, panning on the map, and entering information easier than ever.

Network connectivity allows for a complete marine setup and integration. Add Additional Displays Radar, Marine Cameras (Includes Garmin GC200 Marine Camera), Sonar Modules, FusionLink Compatible Devices – the list goes on. With 4 Wired Ethernet Ports and the optional GMS10 
Port Expander the 8617 can connect to multiple devices. Garmin offers a full line of Open Array and Dome Radars as well as multiple sonar modules that can provide CHIRP Sonar, DownVu and SideVu all which are plug and play compatible with the 8617. Add to that NMEA2000, NMEA0183, WiFi Technology, ANT Technology, Video Input/Output, and USB Touch Output the 8617 has endless opportunities.

The 8617 MFD doesn’t stop there though. Offering customizing options as well so you can modify the unit to suit your needs best and have all of the information you need right at your fingertips. Manage engine data, sonar, navigation, and more all on one screen or split them into individual screens. The multi-use of the Garmin 8617 goes above and beyond any other plotter with the addition of CZone technology. CZone by Mastervolt allows a remote key fob or a downloaded app full functionality to power your boat while away from the dock, switch on pumps, or control lighting inside the boat or underwater lighting. Unsurpassed functionality is a top quality of the MFD 8617.

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!

Enjoy FLIR Camera Support. All next generation M-series models and new digital models are supported with continuous zoom support and gyro stabilization control. 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. *Subscription Required.

If you are seeking a sleek and expansive chartplotter for your vessel, the GPSMAP 8617 is the right choice for you.

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.

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