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Garmin GPSMAP 740 GPS Chartplotter

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Product Information

Technical Details
Item Weight5.6 pounds
Product Dimensions12 x 8 x 7 inches
Item model number010-00835-02
Additional Information
Best Sellers Rank #138,892 in Electronics (See top 100)
Shipping Weight5.6 pounds
Date First AvailableMay 21, 2010
Warranty & Support
Warranty, Parts: Parts

Technical Details

  • Brand Name: Garmin
  • Model: 010-00835-02

Product Description

With their wide panoramic displays these affordable new systems bring fully menu-driven touchscreen control and radar interface to a pact standalone chartplotter. They are a great value for any boat or budget. The GPSMAP 700 series features a sleek 7-inch WVGA color display and a built-in high-sensitivity GPS receiver. Full NMEA 2000 connectivity is offered for engine fuel VHF autopilot and other data monitoring. Plus a standard radar port lets users connect with any Garmin GMR series marine radar for target scanning on the chartplotter screen1. Adding the optional GXM 51 receiver gives XM Satellite Radio and XM WX Satellite Weather capability for weather forecasting and storm tracking on the chartplotter (North America only; subscription required). Both the GPSMAP 720 series and 740 series models e preloaded with a worldwide marine basemap which can easily be enhanced with optional BlueChart g2 or g2 Vision cards for expanded coverage of specific regions. In addition to its digital basemap the Garmin GPSMAP 740 model also es preloaded with detailed offshore maps for all U.S. coastal areas including Alaska and Hawaii plus Explorer Chart data for the Bahamas. And by simply plugging in an optional BlueChart g2 Vision card mariners can upgrade to premium features such as highresolution satellite imagery Auto Guidance aerial reference photos and true 3D visual map perspective with both MarinerEye and FishEye views. The 720s and 740s features a powerful digital sounder with built-in 1000-watt RMS capable sonar. This sonar can scan for fish structure or other items of interest lurking as deep as 2000 feet / 600 meters (with 1kW transducer). Note: some advanced radar features such as Map Overlay MARPA tracking and Dual Range display are not supported on the GPSMAP 700 series products.Features: Brilliant crisp 7" diagonal WVGA touchscreen display (800 x 480) 16:9 aspect ratio - over 1000 nits of brightness Add optional Garmin marine radar using the built-in radar por

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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By L. Bostock on February 19, 2014
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Have used this for a year now. Upgrades easily, works well in bright sunlight and has some good options, especially with new Blue Chart cards. Could be a little less deep and have a few more mounting options. Other than that, awesome device. Can hardly wait to buy the new one with wireless.
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