The Garmin Fishfinder 160Colour Satellite Navigator is an affordable unit that is designed for easy utilisation. It is targeted primarily at inland boaters. This sat nav features a sunlight readable 4.5-inch display that has a 128×128 pixel resolution. This can also be used by recreational anglers who mainly fish in freshwater lakes. The keypad comes with a backlight display. It comes with a dimension of 15.5 x 12.4 x 7.4 cm and a weight of 499 grams. The Fishfinder 160C provides a dual beam transducer operation. While using the transducer beam, users can select either narrow view of 14 degrees or wide view of 45 degrees for obtaining a better view of the fishes.
The Garmin Fishfinder 160C Satellite Navigator comes with the unique AutoGain technology. This technology can distinguish between the weeds and fishes. It reduces the clutter and provides better view of fishes. The Whiteline feature determine the floor texture of the water body. It provides a clear log and graph of the current water temperature. It also displays the speed on water. It creates a conical beam that moves up-to 900 feet deep to track the fishes. It comes with an automatic zoom of 2x and a manual zoom of 4x. It provides alerts for determining the size of the fish, the depth of water and for low battery power. An Ultrascroll facility allows you to get a quicker refresh rate on the sonar display. This ensures that you have the most updated information.
The Garmin Fishfinder 160C Waterproof Satellite Navigator has a High Dynamic Range, which along with an analog receiver can exhibit good performance in water that has a depth of just one feet. The connectivity is through an antenna. The rechargeable battery that powers this device has a total life of 8 hours. The complete fishfinder kit consists of a Fishfinder 160C unit, a Transom-mount transducer, a mounting bracket, a power cable, a protective cover and an owner’s user friendly manual.