Garmin GPSMAP 4208 Review
March 15, 2009 by admin
The Garmin GPSMAP 4208 is a highly technical marine chartplotter designed for both commercial and recreational boaters. With its vivid 8.4-inch VGA screen display, precisely tuned GPS system and plotter, the Garmin GPSMAP 4208 leads the way in coastal marine technology. This all-in-one Garmin system comes equipped with detailed, coastal BlueChart g2 maps of the U.S. and the Bahamas.
The Garmin Marine Network
The Garmin GPSMAP 4208 is expertly designed to seamlessly interface with the award winning Garmin Marine Network, which delivers real time positional and charting data to boaters when they need it. Garmin's proprietary network offers, sonar, radar, weather and all manner of position data. The GPSMAP 4208 combined with Garmin's Marine Network and excellent BlueChart maps, offers boaters every technological advantage.
The Garmin GPSMAP 4208 is loaded with all the precision tools a boater needs to safely operate in dangerous coastal waters. The easy to use interface and speedy processor allows a boater to quickly create a map and chart a course. The Garmin GPSMAP 4208 even has the capability of hooking up a live video feed to monitor other areas of the boat.
Boaters can use the Garmin GPSMAP 4208 to communicate with other chartplotters mounted on the boat. Users love the easy networking capabilities that the GPSMAP 4208 provides. The Garmin GPSMAP 4208 serves as a boater's central command and navigation center.
Garmin GPSMAP 4208 8.4-Inch Waterproof Marine GPS and Chartplotter
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Garmin GPSMAP 4208 Extras
Users have the option of purchasing the highly recommended BlueChart g2 Vision SD card, which delivers additional options, such as a 3D map view, both above and below the ocean. The SD card for the Garmin GPSMAP 4208 also provides enhanced auto guidance technology to avoid mishaps with obstacles and shallow waters.
Garmin's GPSMAP 4208 add ons also include aerial photos and satellite images, as well as the option to add XM satellite weather. Users of the Garmin GPSMAP 4208 should experience smooth sailing with this high-precision GPS and plotter system.