LATEST NEWS: MARINE

Garmin® introduces Quickdraw Community, an online community of free user-generated map data

July 12, 2016
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced Quickdraw Community, a free online user-generated platform where users can share and browse HD mapping content, and download the data free of charge to enhance and supplement existing Garmin…

Garmin® announces gWind Wireless 2 Transducer for sailors

July 7, 2016
Marine
Easy-to-install solution available in new GNX Wind and Sail Pack bundles
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced the gWind™ Wireless 2 Transducer, a new easy-to-install wind solution for masts up to 50 feet that wirelessly sends essential wind data to GNX™ Wind instruments or a compatible Garmin GPSMAP…

Garmin® pros dominate 2016 Walmart FLW Tour season standings

June 29, 2016
Marine
Team Garmin anglers take home Angler and Rookie of the Year titles
June 29, 2016 – Garmin International is proud to announce that five of its professional marine anglers – Andy Morgan, Chris Johnston, Stetson Blaylock, Scott Martin and Mark Rose – finished in the top ten in the 2016 Walmart FLW Tour Angler of the Year (AOY) standings after the Tour finale on Lake…

Garmin® selected as Technical Supplier of Artemis Racing

April 28, 2016
Marine
April 28, 2016 – Garmin International Inc. today announced that is has been selected as a Technical Supplier of Artemis Racing, one of the six professional sailing teams competing for the coveted 35th America’s Cup. Artemis Racing will not only use Garmin marine electronics on its fleet of support…
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Garmin® anglers Jason Christie and Greg Hackney claim top-10 finishes at the world’s most prestigious bass angling event

March 9, 2016
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced that two of its marine pro team anglers, Jason Christie and Greg Hackney, placed second and tenth respectively at the 2016 GEICO Bassmaster Classic, commonly referred to as the world…
The GPSMAP 8600 MFDs provide a sleek glass helm look and are available in 17-, 22-, and 24-inch displays that feature full HD in-plane switching (IPS) screens with multi-touch control. Boasting new and improved processors, they provide increased performance, enhanced video processing, and the fastest chart drawing offered in a Garmin MFD. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® Unveils New High-Resolution GPSMAP® 8400/8600 All-in-One MFDs with 17-, 22- and 24-Inch Displays

February 10, 2016
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced the GPSMAP 8400/8600 series – powerful new all-in-one multi-function displays (MFDs) that offer mariners the highest screen resolution on the market. These large-format MFDs provide a sleek glass…

Garmin® Introduces the GMR Fantom™, the First 40W Solid-State, Pulse Compression, Doppler Marine Radar Series

February 10, 2016
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced the GMR Fantom solid-state pulse compression radar series with MotionScope™ Doppler technology and 40W of power, the highest in the industry for its kind. Available in a 4- or 6-foot open array, the…
Garmin Nautix enhances a mariners’ situational awareness by putting important information in their optimum viewing position, either below, or above, their direct line of sight, without being an obstruction. (Photo: Business Wire)

Introducing Garmin® Nautix In-View Display for mariners

February 10, 2016
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced the Garmin Nautix™, a hands-free in-view display that enhances mariners’ situational awareness by putting important information in their line of sight1. The versatile design of the Garmin…

Garmin® Panoptix Forward Adds FrontVü for Collision Avoidance

February 10, 2016
Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the Panoptix™ Forward PS21-TM, a new transom-mount marine transducer that adds FrontVü™ for collision avoidance to its popular Panoptix LiveVü™ Forward sonar offerings. FrontVü provides the…

Garmin® and Volvo Penta Continue Strategic Relationship, Update Glass Cockpit System with New GPSMAP® 8600 All-in-One MFDs

February 10, 2016
Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) in conjunction with Volvo Penta, today announced that the powerful new Garmin GPSMAP 8600 all-in-one marine multi-function display (MFD) series will be the premier integrated solution for Volvo Penta engines…