Large 10.4” Chartplotter / Fishfinder with Exceptional Sonar Capabilities!
Sunlight Viewable 10.4” Color SVGA Display with built in Charting and Sonar – The Garmin GPSMAP 1040xs offers an enhanced chartplotter / sounder combination at an affordable price point. Built in Mapping, Sonar and Internal 10HZ GPS / GLONASS Receiver updating 10x per second for faster position updates and more fluid on screen movement – the 1040xs is a great addition to your current Garmin Setup or as a Stand Alone Unit.
Mapping – Getting where you need to be should never be an issue with the GPSMAP 1040 xs. Built into every 1040 is Garmin’s Bluechart G2 Coastal Maps showing depth contours, spot soundings and buoys as well as LakeVü HD offering coverage of 17,000 U.S. lakes, with over 5,700 HD lakes having 1’ contours shoreline to shoreline. However, if that is not enough the GPSMAP 1040xs is G2 Vision and LakeVu HD Ultra compatible – adding Auto Guidance and 3D perspectives above and below the water line as well as High Resolution Satellite Imagery, Aerial Reference Photos and more to the Coastal Charts while adding Auto Guidance, 3D perspectives, Depth Range Shading and Dynamic Lake Level Adjustments to the Lake Mapping.
Sonar – Built in to the 1040xs is Garmin’s HD-ID 1 kW sonar and DownVu with CHIRP giving you more sonar options than you thought possible. HD-ID 1kW Traditional Sonar will provide images down to 2,700 feet dependent on water conditions and transducer selected. The 600W CHIRP sonar - Compressed High Intensity Radar Pulse operates a little differently by sending out multiple frequencies and returning the best image and enhances target separation based on the information received providing crystal clear photo like images of everything from fish, bait, structure, wreckage, ledges and rocks! For standard digital sonar, a seperate transducer is required.
Network – Garmin has thought of everything with the 1040xs. Add Radar, Sirius Satellite Weather and Radio, Engine Data, Autpilot data and More via NMEA2000, Simply Plug and Play. View the information in Split or Full Screen Mode and share all information with the exception of standard sonar with multiple displays. Whether Fishing or cruising the 1040xs should be at the top of your list.