Navionics Boating: marine & lakes charts, routes, GPS tracks for cruising, fishing, yachting, sailing, diving. Navigation App Review (iOS, Free)

 

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Seller: Navionics S.p.A.

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Description

***“The world’s top selling boating apps.” ***
For boaters, fishermen and all water sports enthusiasts – Navionics Boating is the newest app by Navionics! Get the same great detail you have on your GPS chartplotter! Download for free! Then select and purchase the coverage options you prefer. In addition, advanced features like Nav Module, Autorouting and Advanced Map Options are available on all regions purchased. More value and cheaper! You can add more regions if needed anytime, they will merge seamlessly, all-in-one.

CHARTS
Our charts are award winning vector maps allowing to query chart objects anytime for descriptive details. Furthermore pan, zoom and measure distance. Once purchased, they are downloaded to the device and stored for easy access anytime, anywhere regardless of connectivity! Enjoy our leading accuracy.

IN-APP UPGRADES & APPS
Navionics allows you to select desired chart coverage and access amazing upgrades.
√ Navionics+ includes Map Updates for 12 months to the chart coverage you have purchased and our new SonarCharts™! SonarCharts™ is a HD bathymetry map that reflects ever-changing conditions. It is great for locating fishing areas and revealing more bottom contour detail. Coverage continues to expand, please check navionics.com frequently.
√ Nav Module offers more advanced route planning with ETA, distance to arrival, heading to WP, fuel consumption and more!
√ Autorouting will suggest a course based on your boat settings and chart data.
√ Advanced Map Options gives you even greater control of your map. Highlight Shallow Area, select Depth Shading, filter Depth Contours, adjust shoreline to selected Water Level, view Seabed composition (select areas) and toggle Fishing Mode to locate key fishing areas.
√ Choose your region
Once installed, Nav Module, Autorouting and Advanced Map Options can be used in combination with any purchased chart.

ROUTES & TRACKS
Create and edit routes based on your cruising speed and fuel consumption. Record and view your tracks. Capture pictures (geo-tagged) along the way to create a virtual adventure log of your entire trip.

WEATHER & TIDES
Quickly access up-to-date tide, current, wind speed/direction & sun/moon cycle information. Save your favorite locations. Consult wind forecasts and tide and current predictions while planning trips.

COMMUNITY EDITS
2,000 edits every day! Benefit from timely localized data contributed by the Navionics Community! Wrecks, obstructions, buoys, beacons, lights, and more are visible as soon as posted. Read reviews of marinas, repair shops, etc. Take advantage of this unique feature and be part of the community with your own contributions.

SEARCH
Access the largest database of marine POI’s available. Search by lat/long or category for Marina, Marine Repair, Boat Dealers, Waterfront restaurants, Fuel Stations to check prices, etc! Now with “Drive To” (land) or “Route To” (water) guidance.
SHARE
Email, Tweet or FB your routes, tracks, photos or markers! Your friends can learn about your day on the water by viewing the .kmz file you send them! It’s so cool!

MAP OPTIONS
Overlay Apple Maps (iOS 6), Bing or Terrain.

SYNC
My Data – automatically sync your Markers, Routes and Tracks among all your mobile devices.
Plotter – automatically sync Markers and Routes with select GPS chartplotters.

MAGAZINES & GUIDES
Download free articles from the world’s leading marine publications! Geo-referenced and saved to a digital library for easy access anytime or anywhere!

NOTE
Updates to this application will be available provided that the device is updated with iOS 6.0 or higher.
Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.
To enjoy the Navionics charts in HD resolution, please search our HD apps expressly built for iPad.
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