The Humminbird 386ci DI is a must-have gadget for those people who enjoy launching their kayak or small boat into rivers, lakes and oceans. Versatile and attractive, this device will make the process of locating fish much easier. Prey can be seen instantly and clearly through the color TFT display, and the integrated features make the Humminbird 386ci DI the ultimate tool for fishing trips. Its compact size makes this device easy to transport and the vibrant screen enables anyone who is using this accessory to have a major advantage when on the water.
The most notable feature on the Humminbird is definitely the 320V x 240H 3.5-inch display. This display boasts a built-in backlight for increased viewing accuracy when fishing in dark conditions. When viewing this screen, the color TFT display will make each image stand out and the Down Imaging Enhance boosts resolution, so that even the smallest details can be detected with ease.
A newly introduced feature on the Humminbird 386ci DI is the DualBeam sonar with 4000 watts of PTP power output. Better detail and more coverage can be enjoyed when utilizing this tool and in 30 feet of water, the beam will cover 30 feet of area. This tool focuses on two main beams, giving the user the ability to view the structure and weed coverage under the water and a precise image of fish in the area. An equal ratio of area coverage to depth makes locating prey effortless.
GPS Chartplotting will influence the productivity of fishing trips, due to sensors retrieving updated map images every few seconds. Combine this with a UniMap and the Humminbird 386ci DI provides a detailed chart at 98 feet for each pixel resolution. A feature like this will make fishing throughout the United States precise at all times.
When viewing each individual feature put into the Humminbird, it is clear to see why this device has garnered interest from people who want to advance their fishing skills. The precision GPS, chartplotting and trackplotting features ensure that no mistakes are made when trying to expose the target of attack.
• Routes: 50
• Waypoints: 2,500
• Tracks: 50 w/20,000 points each
• Split Screen Zoom
• Sonar Recording
• Switchfire Sonar
• Screen Snap Shot to Memory Card
• TrueArch Technology
• Sonar Echo Enhancement
• Freeze Frame
• Instant Image Update
• Real Time Sonar RTS Window
• Selective Fish ID+
• Wide Narrow Cone Split Screen
• Split Screen Bottom Lock
• 3D Chart View
• Large Digits View
• Selectable Background Colors
• Selectable Display Colors
• Custom View Selections
• Temperature Alarm
Based on reviews for this product, the Humminbird maximizes performance when on the water and despite its portable size, the 3.5-inch display is large enough to determine exactly where the next catch lies, proving this to be a worthwhile investment for keen anglers.
|Lowrance Elite-4 DSI||Humminbird 386ci DI|
|Screen Size||3.5 in / 89 mm||3.5 in / 89 mm|
|Screen Resolution||320 x 240 pixels||320 x 240 pixels|
|Display Type||256 colors||256 colors TFT|
|Imaging||Down Imaging||2D and Down Imaging (DI only mode available)|
|Transducer Type||Transom Mount/Trolling Motor||Transom Mount/Trolling Motor|
|Transmit Power||350W RMS|
|Sonar Frequency||455/800 kHz||200/455 kHz 2D
455/800 kHz Down Imaging
|Maximum Depth||200 ft||600 ft 2D
250 ft Down Imaging
|GPS Antenna||16 Channel Internal||Internal|
|Plot Trails||100||50 w/20,000 points each|
|Card Slot(s)||1 MicroSD||1 MicroSD|
|Map Compatibility||Fishing Hot Spots Pro USA|