Navionics Announces New Pricing for Award-Winning Platinum Marine Electronic Charts

Navionics Announces New Pricing for Award-Winning Platinum Marine Electronic Charts

18 October 2006Category:NavionicsPricesNewPlatinum Marine Electronic Charts

Cartography Leader’s Premier Product Now $299

Wareham, Mass. – Navionics, the leader in electronic charting and navigation data, announced today a significant price reduction for its award-winning cartography. Effective immediately, Navionics Platinum Charts, which include unique and advanced features for marine chartplotters such as panoramic port photography, top-down photo/chart overlay and 3-dimensional bathymetric views, will be reduced 40% from $499 to $299.

“Due to decreasing costs for the digital media cards used to distribute our cartography, Navionics has reduced the price of Platinum Charts, and is passing the cost savings on to our customers,” said Bob Moshiri, vice president sales and marketing, Navionics. “Now for about the same amount of money as competitors’ charts, boaters can use the highly-acclaimed, most advanced and most powerful cartography for chartplotters on the market.”

Navionics Platinum is the first multi-dimensional electronic cartography product available for marine chartplotters. Platinum Charts include advanced features such as satellite and high aerial photo overlays that can be blended with the chart, 3D bathymetric views with 360° rotation and pitch, panoramic photos of ports and marinas, and geo-referenced Coast Pilot books. In addition, customers purchasing select Platinum Charts are eligible to receive a free Fish’N Chip, Navionics new high-definition fishing detail, an ideal tool for sportsmen to locate near shore and offshore structure, ledges and canyons.

Navionics electronic charts are currently available at marine and sporting goods stores throughout the United States and Canada. For more information on Platinum, Navionics compatible chartplotters, or to learn more about Navionics and its entire product line, contact 800-848-5896 (toll-free US/CAN)