The 2018 Marine Electronics Annual is a comprehensive buyer's guide for everything that's new, now, next in on-the-water technology. Featuring 72 new products with reviews by the electronics editors of Boating, Yachting, Salt Water Sportsman and Cruising World, the guide is divided into five categories:
Communication: Fixed mount VHF, handheld VHF, satellite communication, satellite phones, VHF antenna, marine Wi-Fi and Internet.
Safety/security: Search and rescue transponders, personal locator beacons, EPIRBs, infrared night vision cameras, AIS, monitoring systems, weather trackers, safety kits, kill switches, man overboard alarms, water filters.
Navigation: Multi-function displays, fish finders, GPS, chartplotters, radar, auto-pilots, 3-D sonar, CHIRP, transducers, joystick controls.
Sport: Sailing and diving watches and gear, speed and temperature sensors, retrofits, battery chargers.
Entertainment: Marine entertainment systems, streaming media players, stereo speakers, head units, 360-degree cameras, weatherproof source units, satellite radio, portable stereos, marine Internet antenna.