Routable G3 Coastal Charts Included!
Are you in the market for a large screen Chartplotter with full network capabilities? If so, look no further. Garmin's GPSMAP 8612 fits the bill and brings high end features to a 12" touchscreen. Designed around a full HD In-plane switching IPS display, the 8612 includes ANT technology, Multi Satellite Support (GPS, GLONASS and Galileo), Wi-Fi, SailAssist, SmartMode and so much more.
At first glance, the bright 12" touchscreen display will catch your eye. Designed around a full HD IPS display, the 8612 provides for wider viewing angles and superior quality even if you're wearing polarized sunglasses. Plus, with multiple mounting options (the 8612 can be flat mounted, flush mounted or bracket mounted) ensures you are getting the look you desire.
One Display or Multiple Displays - with full networking capabilities, the 8600 series from Garmin can be used as a stand-alone chartplotter or as part of a full network setup. With 2 Garmin network ports you can connect additional displays, radar, sonar, Panoptix, Cameras (including the GC200 Marine IP Camera), XM radio and more and if 2 ports aren’t enough that’s OK, the 8612 can be paired with Garmin's GMS10 port expander for unlimited network add-ons. NMEA2000 interfacing allows you to share numerical data among AIS and VHF while Garmin's OneHelm system coordinates with third party manufactured products to bring full control of things like digital switching, lighting, and stabilization right to your chartplotter display.
Detailed Mapping! Preloaded with Garmin Bluechart G3 with Navionics data and LakeVu HD you have coverage nearly everywhere in the US. Bluechart G3 provides detailed coastal mapping while the LakeVu HD offers detailed inland lake mapping. Plus, with the G3 mapping auto guidance comes standard ensuring you have safe navigation based on your boats specifications. Both G3 and LakeVu HD can be enhanced with Bluechart G3 Vision or LakeVu HD Ultra for even greater detail and contours.Premium Chart Options
Garmin offers several Premium chart options for this Garmin display including Garmin Navionics Vision+ charts. Garmin Navionics Vision+ charts include both coastal and inland coverage within the region of your choice. Data is sourced from Garmin and Navionics in order to provide you with exceptional detail. These charts include 1-year of daily updates, ensuring your chart data is always current! Premium features include High Resolution Relief Shading, High Resolution Satellite Imagery, Sonar Imagery, Aerial Photography, SideScan Images and More! Garmin Navionics Vision+ charts require premium content to be downloaded post purchase. Other chart options for this unit include Garmin BlueChart G3 Vision and Garmin LakeVu Ultra charts. All premium chart options are available in the region of your choice and sold separately.
For the ultimate boating experience, Garmin has made the 8600 series fully compatible with their ActiveCaptain App. Pair with your smartphone or tablet and pre-plan trips, mark waypoints, update software and even purchase maps. Plus within the activecaptain community you can rely on fellow boaters for more information about marinas and other POI's in the area no matter where you travel. And with wireless synching changes you make on your activecaptain app will automatically sync with your 8612 - making transferring of waypoints and routes a breeze! But if that’s still not enough, you can even control your chartplotter via your phone or tablet. No more constantly standing on the bridge, take your smart device and walk around your vessel yet still have control over your display. Looking to make your boating experience even more advanced? The GPSMAP 8600 series supports the Garmin inReach Mini Satellite Communicator. Select from a series of preset responses directly from your chartplotter and text back and forth with family and friends when synched with your inReach Mini device (subscription required).
Taking marine electronics to the next level - Garmin has thought of it all in their 8600 series of GPS/Chartplotters. Be sure to add an GPSMAP 8612 your electronics setup for an enjoyable and stress free day on the water!
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- GPSMAP 8612 Chartplotter with g3 Costal and LakeVu g3 inland Maps
- Power Cable
- Bail Mount with Knobs
- NMEA 2000 Drop Cable and T Connector
- Flush Mount Kit
- Suncover and Trim Piece Snap Covers
- Two Year Warranty
- Bright 12” IPS Touchscreen provides superior clarity and readability
- Preloaded with g3 Coastal and LakeVu g3 for Inland Lakes
- Includes 1 Input and 1 Output HDMI Connection, 1 Composite Video Input and Audio Aux Output for Fusion Stereo
- Full NMEA2000 and Garmin Marine Network Connectivity
- Built-In Wi-Fi Pairs with ActiveCaptain
- Size: 11.9"W x 8.5"H x 3.0“D
|# Of Waypoints||# Of Routes||Track log||Receiver Type||Display Size|
|5,000||100||50,000 points 50 saved tracks||10Hz GPS receiver||Color 12" Diag. FHD 1920 x 1200|
Product Accessories for Garmin GPSMAP 8612 Chartplotter
Garmin’s GPS24XD NMEA2000 GPS antenna provides multi-band GNSS accuracy to 1M. The magnetic heading sensor provides accuracy to within 3 degrees with enhanced stabilization at slow speeds. Includes under-deck, pole and surface mount options.
Garmin’s GMR Fantom 18” Dome Radar offers Solid state pulse compression, 40W of Transmit Power, Motionscope Technology using the Doppler effect and 20ft to 48NM Range with a 5.2° Beam width.
The Garmin NMEA 2000 Starter Kit comes with all of the parts you need to start a NMEA2000 Marine Network.
Providing detailed weather information along with SiriusXM Radio, the GXM 54 pairs with Garmin’s MFD for accurate weather information and access to over 150 channels of SiriusXM Satellite Radio. *SiriusXM Subscription Required/Sold Separately.
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Garmin Marine Network Cable (6').
Garmin Marine Network Cable (20').
Panoptix LiveScope System allows for real-time views of structure and fish below your boat even when motionless. With three convenient mounting options- Panoptix LiveScope suits almost any application.
Garmin’s Livescope Plus offers real time views of fish and structure below your boat! 35% improved target separation, better resolution, reduced noise and clearer images are just a few of the benefits of the Livescope Plus. Includes GLS 10 Box and LVS34 Transducer along with 3 mounting options including the perspective mode mount!
Garmin’s GMI20 will clearly Display NMEA2000 data from devices on your NMEA2K system like Depth, Speed and Wind. The Large 4” Bonded Color Display offers both day and night modes.
This cable can be used as your NMEA 2000 backbone or drop cable. Length 2 Meter
The Garmin NMEA 2000 T-Connector is required for adding components to your network. It is installed on the backbone cable and uses one end of the T-Connector for the drop cable.
Garmin NMEA 2000 Multiport T-Connector.
The Garmin's USB Card reader pairs with your compatible chartplotter and accepts up to 2 SD Cards. Simplifies access to charts, software updates and ActiveCaptain® data. Compatible with GPSMAP 7x3, 9x3, 12x3, 8400, 8600 and 8700 Series Chartplotter/Fishfinders.
This Garmin cable can be used as your NMEA 2000 backbone or drop cable. Length: 6 Meters.
The Garmin 18 xHD provides high resolution targeting thanks to its Dynamic Auto Gain and Dynamic Sea Filter which continually adjust to your surroundings. See storms and precipitation as far out as 48nm and zoom in closer to see boats, buoys and land.
The Garmin GSD 24 provides high powered fishfinding and depth tracking capabilities to your Garmin marine network. With up to 2kw of power, the GSD24 is a plug and play add on to your Compatible Garmin chartplotter.
Garmin Marine Network Cable (40').
Wirelessly control your Garmin GPSMAP 7x2, 9x2, 10x2, 12x2, 7400/7600 and GPSMAP 8400/8600 series chartplotter and Chartplotter/ Fishfinder display with this Keypad Remote Control. Includes Cradle and Lanyard. 2 AAA Batteries Required and Not Included.
The Garmin LiveScope XR System with LVS62 transducer provides real time sonar imagery with an extended range for freshwater, coastal and open-water fishing! Explore deeper with Close View, Long View, Vivid Color Palettes and Image Stabilization.
Includes GLS10 and LVS62 Transducer
The Sionyx Nightwave is an ultra low-light camera that improves situational awareness on the water! Easy mounting and setup paired with compatibility with many major brand displays, make the Nightwave a top marine camera. Moonless starlight sensitivity allows you to see well beyond human eyesight!
This Garmin cable can be used as your NMEA 2000 backbone cable. Length 10 Meter. This cable can not be used as a drop cable.
The Garmin NMEA 2000 Power Cable is used to power your NMEA 2K network through a standard NMEA2000 T-Connector.
Garmins 9 Axis Heading Sensor provides accuracy +/- 2°. 10Hz Output Rate ensures your chart orientation and boat heading is accurate with reality. Premium Heading Accuracy at low speeds and even when bow is pitching, rolling or heeling over.
The Garmin GMR 24xHD High-Definition Radar Dome is a perfect option for the weekend cruiser or the tournament fisherman. The sleek design paired with 4kw digital high-definition performance will help you navigate in the dark or find a group of boats on the fish. The GMR 24xHD has a 25-Degree Vertical Beam width and 3.7-Degree Horizontal Beam width.
Protect your Garmin GPSMAP 8x12 series GPS display from scratches and sun when not in use!
The PS-51 LiveVu Forward Thru Hull Transducer from Garmin is a forward looking sonar with a narrow 20° beam that shows you what lies ahead of your boat in real time, helping to avoid the possibility of running aground.
Garmin’s Ultra High Definition Scanning Sonar system provides crisp images of fish and structure below and to the left and right of your boat. 0.8MHz (800kHz) ClearVu and 1.2MHz (1,200 kHz) SideVu for the best definition. Plug and Play with compatible units via Garmin Marine network.
The Garmin NMEA 2000 Female Terminator is used to begin or end the NMEA 2000 Backbone. It should be installed on one side of a Micro-Tee.
Garmin’s GMR 18 HD+ Dome Radar with Dynamic Auto gain adjusts automatically to your surroundings for optimal performance. Other features include 36NM range, Sea Filter and True Color.
Garmin’s GMR Fantom 54 open array radar provides 50W of pulse compression power output combined with a 4’ open array antenna. The Fantom 54 includes MotionScope, True echo Trails and a detection range of 20’- 72 nm.
The Garmin GSD 25 premium network sounder module was built with the serious offshore fisherman in mind. Exceptional fish finding capabilities when paired with a compatible GPSMAP Series MFD. Dual Channel 1kW CHIRP, including DownVu and SideVu. Reaches depths of 5,000 feet.
The Garmin GSD 26 utilizes Garmin’s Spread Spectrum technology to sweep a range of frequencies with each sonar pulse to create unprecedented resolution and target imaging in waters down to 10,000’. Adjustable frequency and adjustable transmit power make this a top choice for sport fisherman around the world.
Power and connect your GPSMAP 8600 series chartplotter with this 6-foot, 2-pin power/data cable.
The PS22-TR Trolling Motor Mounted Panoptix Transducer From Garmin provides real time views all around and below your boat with LiveVu Forward and LiveVu Down. Wherever your Trolling Motor is mounted you will see live images of what's going on in the water!
View Fish and Bait swimming around your boat in Real Time with Garmin Panoptix PS30 Transom Mount Transducer. Connected via the Garmin Network the PS-30 Transducer provides LiveVü Down, RealVü 3-D Down and RealVü 3-D Historical.
View bottom, structure and fish swimming around and in front of your boat in real time with Garmin's Panoptix PS 31. Connected via the Garmin Marine Network the PS31 provides Forward and RealVü 3-D Forward views.
Garmin’s Panoptix PS60 Thru-Hull Down Transducer enables you to see fish and bait swimming under your boat in real time! Connected via Garmin’s Marine Network you will receive LiveVü Down, RealVü 3-D Down and RealVü 3-D Historical views.
Garmin’s Ultra High Definition Scanning Sonar system provides crisp images of fish and structure below and to the left and right of your boat when paired with appropriate GT34UHD Transom or Thru-Hull Transducer(s). Plug and Play with compatible units via Garmin Marine network.
Garmin’s GNX20 Marine Display provides important vessel information on the 4” Glass Bonded Display. Customizable Color Background and User Profile, the GNX20 uses NMEA2000 connectivity and monitors GPS speed, water depth and temperature, wind direction, and wind speed when paired with appropriate sensors.
Garmin’s GNX-21 with Inverted LCD Display provides important vessel information with white or colored digits on a black display providing high visibility in low light. Low power consumption, the GNX21 has 5 display configurations, uses NMEA2000 connectivity and monitors GPS speed, water depth and temperature, wind direction, and wind speed when paired with appropriate sensors.
Garmin’s GNX Wind Instrument is an affordable source for wind data from a compatible NMEA2000 wind transducer. The GNX can connect wirelessly to a quatix 3 or compatible chartplotter and provides important wind data such as true and apparent wind, steering guidance and more when paired with appropriate sensors.
Connect 2 Marine Network cables end to end with the Garmin 010-10580-00 Cable Coupler.
The Garmin NMEA 2000 Male Terminator is used to begin or end the NMEA 2000 Backbone. It should be installed on one side of a Micro-Tee.
Garmin NMEA Marine Heading Sensor
The Garmin GMR 1224xHD2 is the most powerful, compact 4’ open array radar available. With 12kw ouput power and a narrow 1.8 degree beamwidth the 1224xHD2 reaches up to 72 nm. Whether cruising or fishing offshore this radar is sure to increase your situational awareness. Featuring Bird Mode, Echo Trails, Dual Range and More.
The Garmin GMR 1226xHD2 is Garmin’s most powerful open array radar available. With 12kw ouput power, a 6’ open array antenna and a narrow 1.1 degree beamwidth the 1226xHD2 reaches up to 72 nm and provides the clearest, best resolution images right on your chartplotter. Whether cruising or fishing offshore this radar is sure to increase your situational awareness.
The Garmin GMR 2524 xHD2 25kw 4ft Open Array Radar features a 8 bit true color display and Pulse Expansion mode which maximizes the amount of energy on a target resulting in larger targets on your Chartplotter. With an improved 96nm range tracking land, weather and other boats is a breeze.
Garmin’s GMR 2526 xHD2 Radar with 6’ Open Array Antenna and 25kW of power provide an expanded maximum range of 96nm. 8-Bit True Color Display, Pulse Expansion, Auto Bird Gain, Echo Trails and Much More. Perfect for serious anglers and long-distance cruisers.
Garmin’s 424xHD2 4KW high definition radar with 4’ open array provides exceptional target separation along with a1.8 degree horizontal beamwidth. Designed for sport fisherman and yachts less than 40’ the 424xHD2 reaches up to 72nm. Dual Range, Dynamic Auto Gain, Dynamic Sea Filter, Radar Overlay and More
Garmin’s GMR Fantom 56 open array radar provides 50W of pulse compression power output combined with a 6’ open array antenna. The Fantom 56 offers a narrow 1.25° beamwidth and includes MotionScope, True echo Trails and a detection range of 20’- 72 nm
Garmin’s Fantom 254 is a powerful solid state radar with 250 W of power and a detection range of 20 feet to 96 nautical miles. The Fantom 254 is paired with a 4-foot open array for exceptional target separation and 1.8-degree horizontal beamwidth. Features include Dual Range, Dynamic Auto Gain, Motionscope, and More!
Garmin’s Fantom 256 is a powerful solid state radar with 250 W of power and a detection range of 20 feet to 96 nautical miles. The Fantom 256 is paired with a 6-foot open array for exceptional target separation and 1.25-degree horizontal beamwidth. Features include Dual Range, Dynamic Auto Gain, Motionscope, and More!
The Garmin USB Voice Control Bundle allows you to pair a compatible Garmin chartplotter to a compatible microphone or headset for voice control features.
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