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Manufacturer: Garmin 010-00761-01
The GPSMAP 531s is a compact chartplotter that features an ultra-bright 5” QVGA color display along with an improved high-speed digital design for increased map drawing and panning speeds. It’s ready to go with a built-in, satellite-enhanced basemap preloaded with U.S. Garmin Lakes and an easy-to-use interface designed to help you navigate the open waters with ease. The GPSMAP 531s also accepts BlueChart g2 Vision cards (sold separately) for added features and functionality such as high-resolution satellite imagery, 3-D views and Auto Guidance technology.
The GPSMAP 531s comes ready to go with preloaded U.S. Garmin Lake map data. For areas outside the U.S., the GPSMAP 531s has a worldwide basemap with satellite images in place of more traditional maps. The GPSMAP 531s also comes standard with a high-sensitivity GPS receiver for superior satellite tracking and quicker acquisition times. And with an SD card slot, it’s easy to add additional maps without connecting to a computer.
The GPSMAP 531s comes with a powerful dual-beam transducer that clearly illustrates depth contours, fish targets and structures whether you’re fishing in freshwater or off the coast. The GPSMAP 531s also is NMEA 0183-certified for easy connectivity with sensors, instruments and future marine offerings.
Specifications and Features:
Large, ultra-bright 5" diagonal QVGA display, 234 x 320 pixels - over 800 nits of brightness
Preloaded with charts for over 14,000 U.S. lakes and navigable rivers
Compatible with GXM 51 for XM Satellite Radio and XM WX Satellite Weather
Built-in high-sensitivity GPS receiver
High-speed processor for fast screen redraws and smooth panning
Two NMEA 0183 I/O ports
Streamlined user interface makes it simple to select modes and features
Single SD memory card slot for BlueChart g2 Vision cards, as well as saving waypoints, routes and tracks to an SD card
Optional BlueChart g2 Vision cards provide marine chart detail and enhanced navigation features like Auto Guidance, satellite imagery, 3-D Mariner's Eye View and 3-D Fish Eye View
Backlit keypad for easy operation in low light conditions
Unit dimensions: 5.9"H x6.4"W x 2.9"D
Power output: 400 watts (RMS) 3200 watts (peak to peak), dual beam
Depth: 900 feet/300 meters (dual beam)
Dual beam transducer - 80 kHz (45 degrees), 200 kHz (14 degrees) for maximum freshwater performance
Patented transom/trolling mount transducer
UltraScroll high rep rate sonar provides lightning-fast screen updates
AutoGain technology enhances target visibility
See-Thru technology shows weak and strong returns simultaneously
Water temperature log graphically records water temp data
Round flasher display mode
Adjustable depth line helps gauge desired fishing levels and bottom clearance
Split zoom display offers a closer look at fish targets and bottom structure
2X, 4X, and bottomlock zoom
Adjustable keel offset
Alarms for fish size, shallow water, deep water, and low battery
Protective front cover
Dual beam transducer