LATEST NEWS: MARINE

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…

Garmin® Adds New Compact Reactor to Its GHP Autopilot Series

February 10, 2016
Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced the GHP™ Compact Reactor™ Hydraulic Autopilot, the newest addition to its GHP marine autopilot series, ideal for single engine outboard boats under 30 feet. The GHP Compact Reactor greatly…

Pursuit Boats Selects Garmin® Marine Electronics

February 10, 2016
Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) today announced that Pursuit Boats, a division of S2 Yachts Inc., has selected Garmin to be its premier electronics supplier to outfit its line of offshore, center console, sport, and dual console boat…

Garmin® Enhances Its BlueChart® Cartography with New HD Content

February 10, 2016
Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced new enhancements to its BlueChart marine cartography product line for use with Garmin chartplotters. The new BlueChart g2 HD and BlueChart g2 Vision® HD offerings will be available on…

Garmin® Adds GNXTM Wind to Its Sailing Instrument Lineup

January 21, 2016
Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced the GNX Wind, a NMEA® 2000 compatible marine instrument that provides sailors important wind and boat data needed to make confident decisions on the water. The GNX Wind can display two data…
The quatix 3 is a marine GPS smartwatch equipped with important cruising, fishing and sailing capabilities. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® Introduces the quatix® 3 Marine GPS Smartwatch

January 21, 2016
Featured Releases, Outdoor, Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced quatix 3, the next-generation marine GPS smartwatch equipped with important cruising, fishing and sailing capabilities. More than a watch, the quatix 3 is a wearable instrument that streams…