For areas other than the Americas, the HDS-5 will come preloaded with the Navionics World Background map. The HDS-5 also uses all Navionics® chartcards – Platinum+, Platinum, Platinum HotMaps – with one high-speed SD card slots. Like all HDS models, it’s ready to build your complete stand-alone or networked onboard system.
HDS: The Lowrance High Definition System
Welcome to the New World of Functional Advancements in Marine Electronics
These new, advanced series of multi-function displays are a revolutionary step forward in fishfinding and navigation-electronics innovation. They combine the legendary, best-in-class Lowrance technology, fully integrated weather and radar solutions and an attractive case design that is more convenient to install. Plus, a new easier-to-use operating system simplifies access to frequently used (and more advanced) features, to enhance your boating pleasure and fishing success. For building an onboard system, HDS provides a truly advanced definition in multi-tasking compatibilities.
Multifunction GPS Chartplotter
This excellent space-saving choice in the new HDS line of performance multifunction chartplotters is the ideal choice for installation on smaller boats. Its exclusive, high-resolution 5” 16-bit color SolarMAX™ PLUS display with adjustable backlighting makes it a viewing wonder, day or night. To precisely find your way, a new high-sensitivity 16-channel GPS+WAAS antenna is built-in.
Preloaded With Nautic Insight Cartography
Nautic Insight's simulated shaded relief cartography gives life-like representations not only of the topography of the land, but of the underwater structure as well for the entire US coastline. Nav-aids are also included. Plus, HDS units are now fully compatible with all Navionics® chart cards – Platinum+, Platinum, Platinum HotMaps – with satellite imagery, aerial photos, and 3D views.
HDS Highest-Definition Broadband Fishfinding
Incredible and award-winning, exclusive Broadband Sounder digital technology is now inside all HDS sonar models for the best Lowrance fishfinding ever! As the vital link between the transducer and your HDS display, Broadband is proven to find more fish with greater sensitivity, higher definition and more display clarity with superior target separation in all cover, in thermoclines and in all water conditions.
HDS Redefines ‘Ease of Use’
Viewing and control have never been easier, nor more user-friendly. From basic operation to advanced professional functionality, HDS is thoughtfully designed to take you to the next level.
Lowrance presents two industry firsts with HDS chartplotters: SIRIUS® satellite high-res NOWRad® weather radar and radio services via an affordable and integrated smart antenna/module bundle, AND the first SIRIUS® Inland weather service … in addition to Coastal coverage …in two special SIRIUS® U.S. subscription packages!
High-Definition Digital Radar Choices
Two choices in Lowrance high-performance digital radar for optimal safety in poor weather or low-light conditions, with added chart overlay feature, are now easily networked for HDS displays via Ethernetworks.
In the box:
- HDS-5 chartplotter/fishfinder
- Mounting Bracket
- Power/Data Cable
- Installation Hardware
- Owner's Manual
- Other items as described as included in the different packages