HDS-8 Gen2

Fishfinder / Chartplotter

The 8.4 in/21.3 cm display is an excellent size to “Get The Whole Picture” by dividing the screen into three or four panels: chartplotter, Broadband Sounder™, engine and system data, and optional StructureScan® viewing – plus users get the added advantage of programmable softkeys.


Key Features

  • Built-in, award-winning Broadband Sounder™.
  • StructureScan® HD sonar module and transducer support. Plus, new StructureMap™ HD capability.
  • Super-accurate, internal GPS antenna with faster 5Hz update rate. Plus support for optional, external Lowrance Point-1 10Hz GPS antenna/compass.
  • High-bright, sunlight-viewable display with LED backlighting.
  • Affordable NMEA 2000® and high-speed Ethernet networking options.
  • GoFree™ Wireless Technology compatible for wireless viewing sonar and chartplotter displays on tablets and smartphones.
  • Chart Sharing allows viewing of map data from one chart card across every HDS Gen 2 and Gen2 Touch display on the network, maximizing chart card value.
  • Support for Insight Genesis™ personalized map creation.
  • Extensive mapping options – HDS Gen2 Touch includes built-in charts or bundled map options, and is compatible with the most expansive selection of cartography on the market. Options include Insight Genesis™, Navionics®, C-Map Max-N, and more. All charting options can be used with Insight Planner™ PC planning software. Visit the Insight Store for more detail.
  • TrackBack™ feature to review sonar history and save waypoints on key locations.
  • Lowrance Advantage Service support.

Specifications

Overview
Display 8.4 in \ 203 mm
16-bit color Super VGA SolarMAX™ PLUS TFT
Resolution Super VGA 600V x 800H
Operating Frequency 50/83/200 kHz
Communication NMEA 2000®, 0183 and Ethernet
Languages 23
Media Port Two (2) SD/ MMC slots
Warranty

Two year

Overview
Display 8.4 in \ 203 mm
16-bit color Super VGA SolarMAX™ PLUS TFT
Resolution Super VGA 600V x 800H
Operating Frequency 50/83/200 kHz
Communication NMEA 2000®, 0183 and Ethernet
Languages 23
Media Port Two (2) SD/ MMC slots
Warranty

Two year

Display
Display Resolution 600 x 800 (H x W)
Display Type 16-bit color Super VGA SolarMAX™ PLUS TFT
Display: Backlighting Screen/Keypad
Backlighting Type Pure white LED
Multi-language Display Yes
GPS and Sonar Overlay Data Yes
Split Screen Presentation Yes
Display Size 8 in \ 203 mm
Sonar
Depth Alarm Yes
EchoSounder Frequencies 50/83/200 kHz
EchoSounder Max Sonar Depth [m] 1524
FasTrack Yes
Ping Speed Hyperscroll Yes
Shallow Alarm Yes
Standard Fishfinding Features: COLORLINE™ or GRAYLINE®, ASP™, FishSymbol I.D.™, FishTrack™, and more Yes
Temperature Readings Yes
Transducer Type Multiple selections for Lowrance® and Airmar®
Networking Connectors
NMEA 0183 Interface Type 232 [(2) Tx (2) Rx], Type 422 [(1) Tx (1) Rx]
Connectors NMEA 2000®, NMEA 0183 and Ethernet
NMEA Output 0183/2000

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PGN # PGN DESCRIPTION Support
Rx Tx
59392 ISO Acknowledgement x x
60928 Address Claim x x
126208 NMEA Group Function x x
126992 System Time x x
126996 Product Info x x
127237 Heading/Track Control x x
127245 Rudder x  
127250 Vessel Heading x x
127251 Rate of Turn x  
127257 Attitude x  
127258 Magnetic Variation x x
127488 Engine Parameters Rapid Update x  
127489 Engine Parameters Dynamic x  
127493 Transmission Parameters Dynamic x  
127503 AC Input Status x  
127505 Fluid Level x  
127506 DC Detailed Status x  
127508 Battery Status x  
128259 Speed Water Referenced x x
128267 Water Depth x x
129808 DSC Call Information x x
129025 Position Rapid Update x x
129026 COG & SOG, Rapid Update x x
129029 GNSS Position Data x x
129033 Time and Date x  
129038 AIS Class A Position Report x  
129039 AIS Class B Position Report x  
129040 AIS Class B Extended Position Report x  
129283 Cross Track Error x x
129284 Navigation Data x x
129285 Route/WP Information   x
129539 GNSS DOPs x  
129540 GNSS Sats In View x x
129802 AIS Safety Related Broadcast Message x x
129794 AIS Class A Static and Voyage Related Data x  
129801 AIS Addressed Safety Related Message x  
129802 AIS Safety Related Broadcast Message x  
130074 Waypoint Name and Position x x
130306 Wind Data x  
130310 Environmental Parameters x x
130311 Environmental Parameters x x
130312 Temperature x x
130313 Humidity x  
130314 Actual Pressure x  
130576 Small Craft Status x  
130577 Direction Data x x
Technical/Environmental
Operating Temperature (5F - 130F) (-15C - 55C)
Operating Temperature Stored (-40F - 185F) (-40C - 85C)
Built-in Backup Memory Yes
Casing

Sealed and waterproof IPX7

Product Width 10.6 in \ 269 mm
Product Depth 3.7 in \ 93 mm
Product Height 7.8 in \ 197 mm
Power
Power Consumption 0.7A at 13 vDC with backlight on, 0.4A with backlight off
Power Supply (Supply Voltage) 10 - 17 vDC
NMEA 2000 Load Equivalency Number 1 network load (50mA)
Communications
NMEA Input Yes
GPS Navigation
Navigation: Routes 200
Navigation: Waypoint Storage 5000
GPS Antenna Type Internal, high-sensitivity GPS+WAAS (Americas) or GPS+EGNOS+MSAS (non-Americas)
Man Overboard Feature Yes
Plot Trails

Up to 10 trails - up to 12,000 points/trail

GPS Alarms Yes
Custom Mapping

Optional Lowrance Lake Insight™ HD, Lake Insight™ PRO, Nautic Insight™ HD, Nautic Insight™ PRO, Navionics Platinum+ and Platinum chartcards with Turboview™ for worldwide coverage - as well as Navionics® HotMaps Platinum, Fishing Hot Spots® PRO and legacy LakeMaster® Promaps

Background Mapping

Expanded U.S. BaseMap or Insight USA™ (Americas) or Worldwide background map (non-Americas)

Other
Languages 32
Output Power [kW] Max 250W Broadband, analog equivalent 30,000W and 32W Broadband, analog equivalent 3,750 W
Memory Card Capable

Two SD/MMC memory card slots

Radar
Antenna Type Optional Lowrance radar choices available
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SRP: £1,332.00