Garmin GPSMAP 86S Floating Handheld GPS boasts plush features that let you cruise with peace of mind. It comes with trip tracking, ABC sensors, backup navigation, autopilot remote, fusion-link audio, worldwide basemap, two-way messaging, interactive SOS, just to mention a few.
It works perfectly with Garmin chartplotters and instruments so that you can view real-time boat data. With its Fusion-link audio, you can operate certain onboard Fusion marine products without much hassle. It guarantees accurate tracking for maximum effectiveness, thanks to its adjustable GPS. You will get access to a worldwide basemap to see relief coverage, international, and state boundaries, as well as time zone data. It supports the discretionary BlueChart g3 coastal charts for enhanced clarity and coverage.
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The Garmin GPSMAP 86S Floating Handheld GPS supports the autopilot app for remote control of the boat, even if you are not in reins. There is a backup navigation feature that gives you peace of mind when fishing, cruising, or sailing. With its ABC sensors, barometer, altimeter, and 3-axis electronic compass, you can navigate anywhere with so much ease. It supports two-way messaging with the aid of the Iridium® satellite network.
Besides, it enables trip tracking so that you can know your location share experience with the web-based MapShare™ trip-sharing app. Take advantage of the interactive SOS feature to reach Garmin IERCC, 24/7 staffed professional emergency response coordination center if there is a crisis. Get a weather forecast on your device for an effective decision-making process. You can get notifications on it when you pair it with your harmonious smart devices.
Also, it works flawlessly with the Garmin Explore app so that you can effectively manage your best-loved waypoints, routes, and tracks on the cloud. It supports ANT+® technology, Wi-Fi® connectivity, and BLUETOOTH® wireless technology so that you won't have issues connecting and updating wirelessly. You will like its built-in LED flashlight, which you can use as a beacon during an emergency. With its in-built rechargeable lithium-ion battery, you can be confident of a runtime of about 40 hours in standard mode as well as 200 hours in expedition mode.
TOP 10 KEY FEATURES:
|Display Size:||1.5"W x 2.5"H (3.8 x 6.3 cm); 3" diag (7.6 cm)|
|Display Resolution:||240 x 400 pixels|
|Display Type:||Transflective, 65K color TFT|
|Battery Type:||Rechargeable Internal Lithium ion|
|Battery Life:||Up to 40 hours (standard mode); up to 200 hours (expedition mode)|
|Weight:||9.59 oz (272 g)|
|Dimensions WxHxD:||2.65" x 7" x 1.7" (6.75 x 17.8 x 4.4 cm)|
Included in the box:
- Garmin GPSMAP 86S Floating Handheld GPS
- USB to Micro USB Cable