LATEST NEWS: MARINE

Garmin Panoptix LiveScope wins Best of Show at ICAST 2018, the sportfishing industry's most prestigious tradeshow. (L to R): David Dunn, Director of Marine Sales; Carly Hysell, PR Manager; Glenn Hughes, ASA President (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® Panoptix LiveScope wins Best of Show at ICAST 2018

July 16, 2018
Featured Releases, Marine
New sonar technology wins top honors at industry’s most prestigious trade show
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced it earned the coveted “Best of Show” award for its new Panoptix LiveScope™ at the world’s largest sportfishing trade show, the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades (ICAST…

Sportsman Boats selects Garmin® as its exclusive marine electronics supplier

June 27, 2018
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced that Sportsman Boats has selected Garmin to be the exclusive electronics supplier to outfit its full line of center console and bay boats ranging from 20 to 31-feet, beginning model year…

Garmin® selects KVH to provide marine satellite TV antenna systems to boaters worldwide

June 26, 2018
Marine
Garmin to offer popular 45 cm and 60 cm satellite TV domes from KVH in its marine network package as an OEM-installed option
Garmin International, Inc. a unit of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), and KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), announced an arrangement to offer two marine satellite TV antenna systems made by KVH as part of a Garmin marine network package. The two dome products—the GTV5…

Garmin® adds more power to its industry-leading Fantom series

June 25, 2018
Marine
Solid-state, pulse compression marine radars now with 50W and 120W of power
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced the GMR Fantom™ 54/56 and Fantom 124/126 – the next evolution in its solid-state pulse compression radar series with MotionScope™ Doppler technology, offering 50W and 120W of power output…
Thanks to Garmin Panoptix LiveScope, anglers can see images and movement so clear and precise, it's even possible to distinguish between species of fish — like this tarpon roughly 4 feet deep and 6 feet ahead of the boat! (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® disrupts the sonar market yet again with Panoptix LiveScope, the first and only live scanning sonar for recreational fishing

June 11, 2018
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced Panoptix LiveScope™ – a live scanning sonar that gives anglers higher resolution and easier-to-interpret images of structure, bait and fish swimming below and around the boat than ever…

Garmin® introduces new communication systems, including the AIS 800 transceiver and the VHF 315 marine radio with Class D DSC

May 18, 2018
Marine
Garmin International, Inc. today announced two new additions with built-in GPS to its marine communication product lineup – the a AIS™ 800 transceiver with Class B/SO, and the VHF 315 marine radio with Class D Digital Selective Calling (DSC). Both systems compliment the latest Garmin GPSMAP®…

Garmin® selected as Official Supplier for Team Luna Rossa Challenge

March 28, 2018
Marine
March 28, 2018 – Garmin today announced that it has been selected as an Official Supplier for Team Luna Rossa Challenge, Challanger of Record for the 36th America’s Cup. As official supplier, Garmin will supply its high performance GNX™ 120 sailing instruments and sensors as well as quatix® 5…
Scanning sonar is redefined with Garmin's Ultra High-Definition as it delivers greater resolution by putting more power on the targets with a higher frequency range than before. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® unveils Ultra High-Definition scanning sonar

March 15, 2018
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced Ultra High-Definition scanning sonar, a new technology that uses a higher frequency range to deliver stunningly clear images and detail of structure and fish below and around the boat…

Garmin® selected as exclusive marine electronics supplier to IBBI

March 5, 2018
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced that is has been selected as the exclusive marine electronics supplier for the Independent Boat Builders, Inc. (IBBI), the industry’s largest purchasing cooperative comprised of a 19-member…

Garmin® acquires Trigentic

February 20, 2018
Automotive, Marine, Corporate
Supplier of digital switching components for boats and recreational vehicles
Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced that it has acquired Trigentic AB, a privately-held provider of intelligent products, solutions and services in the areas of embedded systems, power supply and power distribution for the marine and recreational vehicle (…