Raymarine’s a78 is a full-featured GPS/chartplotter and fishfinder with amazing CHIRP DownVision™ Sonar technology. CHIRP DownVision lets you see fish and bottom structure like never before by delivering stunning images of underwater structure, fish, wrecks and more with photo-like clarity. The a78 also features a CHIRP fish targeting channel which makes it easy to identify both baitfish and predators. The a78 includes the CPT-100 transom mount transducer for fish targeting, DownVision™ and temperature sensing. Unlike competitive products that max out around 200 feet, the a78’s CHIRP DownVision™ and fish targeting sonar has a maximum depth range of 600 feet!
Wi-Fi Connectivity: We live in a mobile world, and that is why Raymarine has designed innovative connectivity features into the new a-Series displays. This a77 display is equipped with built-in Wi-fi for streaming to Apple iPhones or iPads. Simply download the RayViewer app from the Apple store and transform your iPhone or iPad into Raymarine repeater. View charts, sonar, radar, even thermal night vision right from anywhere onboard. Use built in Wi-Fi to synchronize waypoints and routes with your SmartPhone running Navionics Mobile apps. Plan your next voyage on your iPhone or iPad.
Navigate with Freely Available NOAA Raster and Vector Charts: e-Series owners can now experience greater charting flexibility with the introduction of LightHouse Charts. These free charts are derived from NOAA charts and offer a simple solution for navigating U.S. coastal waters. LightHouse Charts are available in Raster or Vector formats.
This a78 model includes US LightHouse vector charts. If desired, you can upgrade to 3D charting and satellite photos with Navionics Platinum Plus charts. The a78 can be expanded to include radar, satellite weather, AIS, thermal imaging and much, much more. The a78 features a 7.0” LED backlit LCD display that is optically bonded to its touchscreen for superior visibility day and night.
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