Lowrance Now Platinum Compatible!20 March 2008Category:LowrancePlatinumNavionicsCompatibleCharts
Wareham, Mass. – Navionics, the leader in electronic charting and navigation data, announced today that hardware partner Lowrance now supports award-winning Platinum Charts.
Lowrance has officially confirmed that its firmware update for Navionics Platinum compatibility is now available for free download from www.lowrance.com, enabling the use of Navionics Platinum marine charts and HotMaps Platinum lake maps on plug-and-play SecureDigital (SD) memory cards for Lowrances' entire 2008 line of chartplotters.
Lowrance compatibility with Navionics' Platinum line will provide users with advanced features such as 3D bathymetric views and aerial photography of ports, marinas and other points of interest. In addition, HotMaps Platinum offers Lowrance customers detailed charts of over 10,000 North American lakes and exclusive high-definition 3D views of the top US tournament lakes.
These Lowrance models are Platinum compatible after installing software update:
- LCX-113c HD / 112c / 38c HD / 37c / 28c HD / 27c
- LMS-527c DF iGPS / 525c DF / 522c ICEMACHINE / 522c iGPS / 520c
- GlobalMap-9300c HD / 9200c / 8300c / 8200c / 7300c HD / 7200c / 5300c iGPS / 5200c / Baja840c / Baja540c
For more information on Platinum or to learn more about Navionics and its entire product line, contact us 800-848-5896 (toll-free) or explore www.navionics.com.
Navionics is based in Viareggio, Italy, and operates sales and manufacturing facilities in seven countries conducting research & development, operations, production, sales & marketing and distribution. Navionics headquarters in Viareggio, Italy serves Europe, Africa, Asia and Oceania, and manages the R&D and production facilities globally. Navionics US headquarters, based in Wareham, Massachusetts, oversees the Americas. Navionics offices in Australia, France the UK and the Benelux provide sales and distribution to their local regions. For over 22 years, Navionics has developed and manufactured electronic navigation charts and systems for marine, inland lakes & rivers and outdoors use.