Plug a Vision card into any Garmin 5000/4000, 500/400 Series chartplotter to add premium mapping features and enhanced graphical capabilities. All the new Garmin plotters feature a worldwide basemap that, when optional Vision cards are added, offers the high-detail charting of BlueChart g2, plus high-resolution satellite imagery, above and below the water 3D perspective, auto guidance technology, aerial photographs for real-world reference and coastal roads with points of interest. Enhanced details include:
- High-resolution satellite imagery, when overlaid on the chart, offers unparalleled situational awareness
- Auto Guidance technology searches the chart contents to suggest the safest known charted route for navigation
- 3D view mapping graphically depicts a true 3D “mariner’s eye” topside view from behind the boat showing chart information for a quick, reliable and easy position fix, or “fish eye” underwater view 3D perspective that represents the seafloor according to the chart’s information
- Aerial reference photography: A growing database of aerial photos gives you a visual overhead of harbors, marinas, waterways, navigation landmarks and other points of interest to easily locate nearby fuel pumps, dining spots, lodging and other shore-side facilities
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Comments about VUS014R Morgan City Brownsvile, Americas, U.S., Gulf of Mexico, BlueChart g2 Vision, SD Card:
I was recommended to purchase this card with the goal of more chart detail while fishing offshore. Previous units I have used, show the same detail as my fishing charts (underwater structures, fishing areas, oil rig details, etc). I was not seeing any additional information on my brand new 741, than was already pre-loaded.
I contacted Garmin, and they affirmed that it would only add the onshore imagery enhancements advertised, and not any additional offshore information. Wasted additional investment after upgrading chart plotter, sonar, and autopilot.
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