Top Five Fishfinders
|Raymarine DragonFly||Read Reviews|
|Humminbird 598ci SI||Read Reviews|
|Lowrance Elite-4 DSI||Read Reviews|
|Lowrance Elite-7 HDI||Read Reviews|
|Humminbird 597ci HD DI||Read Reviews|
The Elite-5 DSI fishfinder brings exquisite detail to your fishing experience with a display that showcases the underwater world in picturesque quality. The 480 X 480 pixel high resolution display appears in great clarity on the 5” screen. You are able to view the area beneath the surface at a wider angle and with a vibrant brightness that brings it to life before your eyes. The CCFL backlit screen and keypad ensure that you are not limited to daylight fishing by providing the ability to use the fishfinder for your low light and nighttime excursions.
The Elite-5 DSI boasts 4000w of peak to peak and 500w of RMS power output that offers expanded capabilities for users. This fishfinder defies the obstacles of depth and speed. You will be able to capture images at depths of up to 200ft and boat speeds of up to 40mph. The dual 455/800 kHz coverage will ensure that your views go wider and deeper than ever before.
Navigating the waters with the Elite-5 DSI is a much simpler task due to the internal 16 channel GPS antenna. Slip your favorite mapcard into the microSD card slot and you will be plotting your way through the waters like a pro. This fishfinder accepts the most current and up-to-date mapcards so that you are always on top of your game.
Lowrance HDS-5 vs Lowrance Elite-5 vs Humminbird 597ci HD DI
|Lowrance HDS-5||Lowrance Elite-5 DSI||Humminbird 597ci HD DI|
|Screen Size||5 in / 127 mm||5 in / 127 mm||5 in / 127 mm|
|Screen Resolution||480 x 480 pixels||480 x 480 pixels||640 x 640 pixels|
|Display Type||16-bit color SolarMAX™ PLUS TFT||256-color SolarMAX PLUS TFT||256 Color TFT|
|Imaging||2D||Down Imaging||2D and Down Imaging|
|Transducer Type||Transom Mount/Trolling Motor||Transom Mount/Trolling Motor||Transom Mount/Trolling Motor|
|Transmit Power||Max 250W Broadband, analog equivalent 30,000W and 32W Broadband, analog equivalent 3,750 W||500W RMS|
|Sonar Frequency||50/83/200 kHz||455/800 kHz||200/455 kHz 2D
455/800 kHz Down Imaging
|Maximum Depth||1900 ft||1000 ft||600 ft 2D
250 ft Down Imaging
|GPS Antenna Type||Internal, high-sensitivity GPS+WAAS||Internal high-sensitivity WAAS + EGNOS + MSAS||Internal|
|Plot Trails||Up to 10 trails - up to 12,000 points/trail||100 retraceable plot trails/up to 10,000 points per trail||50 w/ 20,000 points each|
|Background Map||Lake Insight||Over 3,000 enhanced lake maps with depth contour and shoreline detail, plus coastal shoreline detail with offshore depth contours to 1,000 ft./305 m and spot depth soundings||Humminbird UniMap|