HDS-8 is the best compromise for boat owners looking for a larger display with a just-right footprint
The 8.4 in/21.3 cm display is an excellent size to Get The Whole Picture by dividing the screen into three or four panels: chartplotter, Broadband Sounder, engine and system data, and optional StructureScan viewing plus users get the added advantage of programmable softkeys.
Two waterproof SD card slots to load high-detail charting options. Users can also and save sonar and navigational data, and upload future HDS software feature updates.
Available in a variety of transducer-pack options:
83/200 kHz for inland/freshwater uses.
50/200 kHz for deeper Great Lakes/coastal saltwater uses
Also compatible with Airmar in-hull or thru-hull transducers for up to 1 kW operation for deeper, saltwater applications
Two waterproof SD card slots to load high-detail charting options (see below). Users can also and save sonar and navigational data, and upload future HDS software feature updates.
All HDS models are fully compatible with third party mapping solutions including Insight HD and Fishing Hot Spots PRO, as well as Navionics Gold, Platinum and Platinum+ with TurboView for the best possible chartplotter experience.