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What's Included In The Box?
|The Lowrance Elite-5m Gold GPS Chartplotter ships with the following items included:|
- Lowrance Elite-5m Gold GPS Chartplotter
- Preloaded with Navionics® Gold chartcard featuring coastal U.S. and Canada detail plus major Canadian lakes and Great Lakes coverage
- Background Map Over 3000 enhanced lake maps
- Power/data cable
- Base mount
- Document Pack and a One-Year Warranty
||May 26, 2010
||May 26, 2010
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|Most recent customer reviews. (View all 5 reviews for this item.)|
Written by Anon
March 1, 2012
|Bright Screen,simple to operate, plugged in Micro SD card with Topo maps for NL, all set to go. I use unit for back co … More
20 viewers found this helpful.
Written by Die hard fisher
February 3, 2012
NO BOAT SPEED INDICATORFor a GPS unit that does not have on screen boat speed is a bit of a disapointment. It should also come with more ca … More
[Ed. note: You can configure the data fields on the map screen to show your boat speed and other GPS data. From the map screen hit the Menu button once. Then Select Overlay Data and then configure. In this screen you can change the data you see on the screen. to bring up the menu for changing data hit Menu once to bring up a sub menu. ]
•Pros: good color and accurate
•Cons: not enough displaced info on screen
20 viewers found this helpful.
Written by Ron
February 15, 2011
WARNINGFurther to my first review, if you plan on ordering this GPS unit it only comes with the power cord. If you wish to … More
•Cons: no aftermarket service by gpscity
163 viewers found this helpful.
Written by Cobia 1
Wakulla, Co. Florida
January 20, 2011
LOWRANCE ELITE-5M GOLD GPSFairly easy to operate, Takes some time to manually enter your old GPS waypoints. Internal antenna seems to work wel … More
143 viewers found this helpful.
Written by Ron
September 8, 2010
EXCELLENT PLOTTER AND GREAT VALUEI wanted the plotter only as I already had two sounders, installation was simple and it worked perfectly, The Navio … More
•Pros: quality unit, simple to use with one hand, accurat
•Cons: in daylight docks, fingers etc. are to faint
210 viewers found this helpful.
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The Elite-5m chartplotter, packed with a special-issue Navionics® Gold chartcard featuring coastal U.S. and Canada detail, plus major Canadian lakes and Great Lakes coverage.
The new color Elite-5m Gold Chartplotter delivers high navigation performance and high color for your on-the-water journeys, and at a very affordable low price. All provide any boat with incredible precision and functionality, in addition to a spectacular new view.
- True 12.7 cm/5 in., 480x480 pixel SolarMAX™ 256-colour TFT display
- Internal 16-channel GPS antenna
- Built-in background mapping/charting
- Fully compatible with Fishing Hot Spots® and LakeMaster® mapcards
This bundle includes a custom 2GB Navionics Gold micro SD card with Gold coastal/offshore coverage of US and Canadian waters along with coverage of the Great Lakes, Alaska, Hawaii, the Bahamas and over 125 major Canadian lakes.
The brilliant 5 in./12.7 cm, 480x480 pixel SolarMAX™ 256-color TFT display has unmatched screen brightness, contrast, resolution and viewing detail at wider angles and in bright sunlight. Adjustable screen and keypad backlight improves usability and visibility day or night.
The internal 16-channel GPS antenna provides great WAAS+EGNOS+MSAS precision for navigation. And an external antenna option is also available for customized applications. A waterproof microSD memory card slot is fully compatible with Fishing Hot Spots® Pro USA, LakeMaster®, and Navionics® mapcards in the micro SD format for U.S. anglers. Built-in memory allows for up to 3,000 waypoints, 100 routes/100 waypoints per route and 100 retraceable plot trails/up to 10,000 points per trail.
All of this, packaged with easy-to-use menus with Advanced Mode to expand features selection. An all-new case/mounting design provides for easy one-hand tilt/swivel view adjustment, removal and re-install - even fits same cut-out for previous 5 in./7 cm models for in-dash installations. And a new uniplug 1/4-turn connectors are compatible with earlier Lowrance uniplug installations to simplify upgrades to any new Elite model.
Features and Tips
|Here is a listing we have put together of some of the common |
Elite-5m Gold GPS Chartplotter features,
along with a few user tips that you may find of help for this particular item.
GPS / NAVIGATION
- Display Size: 5 in 127 mm
- Display Resolution: 480x480 (H x W)
- Display Type: 256-color SolarMAX™ PLUS TFT
- Backlighting: Flourescent cold cathode
- Backlighting Levels: Adjustable screen/keypad
- Languages Supported: 23
NETWORKING / CONNECTORS
TECHNICAL / ENVIRONMENTAL
- GPS Antenna Type: Internal high-sensitivity WAAS + EGNOS + MSAS (optional external antenna)
GPS Receiver Channels: 16 channels
- Background Map: World reference basemap or (U.S. models) over 3,000 enhanced lake maps with depth contour and shoreline detail, plus coastal depth contours/shoreline detail and spot depth soundings to 1,000 ft./305 m
- Custom Mapping: Includes Navionics® Gold chartcards (U.S. Coastal and Canada Inland/Coastal). Optional Fishing Hot Spots® and LakeMaster® mapcards (U.S.) in microSD format
- Waypoint Storage: 3000
- Route:s 100
- Plot Trails: 100 retraceable plot trails/up to 10,000 points per trail
- GPS Alarm:s Yes
- Built-in Backup Memory: Yes
- Waterproof Standard: Sealed and waterproof, suitable for saltwater use
- Width: 6.9 in 174 mm
- Height: 5.4 in 136 mm
- Depth: 2.5 in 63 mm
- Memory Card Capable: One (1) waterproof microSD card slot
||Unit dimensions, WxHxD:
||6.9 x 5.4 x 2.5 inches (174 x 136 x 63 mm)
||Display size, WxH:
||5 inches (127mm)
||Display resolution, WxH:
||480 x 480 pixels
||256-color SolarMAX™ PLUS TFT
||RoHS version available:
||Map coverage area:
||Ability to add maps:
||Marine Software Compatible:
||Accepts data cards:
||microSD data card
||Includes Navionics® Gold chartcards (U.S. Coastal and Canada Inland/Coastal). Optional Fishing Hot Spots® and LakeMaster® mapcards (U.S.) in microSD format
||100 retraceable plot trails/up to 10,000
||Yes (NMEA 0183)
||Dual-frequency sonar capable
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