Boating US&Canada

Boating US&Canada

By Navionics

  • Category: Navigation
  • Release Date: 2010-08-30
  • Current Version: 11.1
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 131.55 MB
  • Developer: Navionics
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
Score: 3.5
3.5
From 107 Ratings

Description

The world’s #1 Boating app! A favorite among cruisers, anglers, sailors, and divers. Find the same detailed charts and advanced features as on the best GPS plotters. This app includes the Navionics+ subscription. To subscribe for other areas, tap Menu>Charts>Add Region. Alternatively, a free version is also available on the store that offers basic features, and you can upgrade to Navionics+ In-App To enjoy charts in HD, search for our iPad apps. NAVIONICS+ includes √ Download of chart layers: - NAUTICAL CHART: The essential cartographic reference based on Hydrographic Office data, Notices to Mariners, new publications, our own surveys, and reports from users. It provides port plans, safety depth contours, marine services info, tides & currents, navigation aids and more. - SONARCHART™: The award-winning 1 ft/0.5m HD bathymetry map that reflects ever-changing conditions. You can enhance this chart by sharing your logs! √ COMMUNITY EDITS: Notices added by mobile users (rocks, wrecks, etc.) and shared for all to benefit. √ DAILY CHART UPDATES: More than 2,000 updates made every day! Go to Menu>Update All! √ DOCK-TO-DOCK AUTOROUTING: Quickly creates detailed routes, even through narrow waterways and channels, based on chart data and navigation aids. POIs are automatically shown nearby your destination. √ NAVIGATION MODULE: Allows for advanced route planning with ETA, distance to arrival, heading to WP, fuel consumption and more! √ ADVANCED MAP OPTIONS: Customize chart views to change overlay, highlight shallow areas, target multiple fishing ranges, and more! √ PLOTTER SYNC: – owners of compatible Raymarine, Lowrance, Simrad and B&G plotters can transfer routes and markers, update charts, and activate or renew subscriptions of eligible plotter cards . Raymarine users can also automatically upload sonar logs from their plotter to improve SonarChart™! √ WEATHER & TIDES: Access real-time weather data, daily and hourly forecasts, and get wind, weather buoys, tides and currents overlaid on your map. Buoy data from NOAA can include wind speed, gust and direction as well as air pressure, water temperature, wave height and other relevant marine data. √ TIMELINE: View your track histories including pictures taken while tracking, POIs and Navionics panoramic photos. Navionics+ is a one-year subscription. Go to Menu>Download Map to get detailed maps of specific areas. Renew your subscription with a discount of up to 50%. If you don’t renew, you can still use previously downloaded maps, along with several free features such as TRACK, ROUTE, DISTANCE, MARKERS, WIND FORECASTS, MAP OPTIONS, SYNC my DATA and GOVT CHART in US. Plus, enjoy SONARCHART™ LIVE to create personal 1 ft/0.5 m HD bathymetry maps, that display in real time while navigating. Upload your sonar logs to build even better local charts for your area connecting wirelessly to a compatible sonar/plotter. COVERAGE Does not include Bermuda, which can be found on Boating Caribbean & South America. Visit navionics.com for the lake list. Have a plotter card? If the registered chart card of your device has expired, you can order a new one directly from this app with up to 50% off! Go to Menu>Charts. Updates are available with iOS 9.0 or higher devices. Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

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Reviews

  • Good Map, Terrible App

    1
    By Cuautzina
    The app is just about useless as whenever I scroll around the screen it takes me to my web browser for thunderforest terms of service. I can’t look at a new area and look around as this is constantly happening. I prefer inavx with the navionics charts.
  • Idea & features good but map accuracy most important

    2
    By adubclub
    Hotspots, road & creek beds are good but most of the bathymetric data for the main lakes I fish in central Ohio are inaccurate, showing fish holding spots like drop offs and points invalid. Humminbird maps better.
  • Mediocre

    3
    By MichiganBoat
    The app is great for reference. But I wouldn’t trust it to plot a route. It seems to revert back to old data (when the water was far shallower) but only when plotting a route on Lake St. Clair. Other than that its great. I really wish this didn’t happen.
  • Great navigation app! Needs Active Captain.

    4
    By A. Puzzler
    I use this app for its excellent auto-routing capability, to determine reliable ETAs and distances, and (when I’m driving the boat while my husband showers, etc.) to make sure I’m on course and aware of necessary information. My biggest criticism is that there is not enough user/community data - we need more anchorages, docks, marinas, and reviews of same. We’re cruising now and I regularly find myself referencing AquaMap’s Active Captain data to find more options for places to dock/moor/anchor, and to read the helpful reviews to determine usefulness for our situation. PLEASE ADD Active Captain to your app. Also: PLEASE CREATE A LARGER CHARACTER FIELD FOR in-app user-entered site INFORMATION AND REVIEWS, it’s currently way to small. I’m wicked impressed with the accuracy of your auto-routing feature, thank you!
  • The only app that matters accept...

    5
    By UhavLocation.AllUGet
    I love this app, and probably would not have completed the R2AK last year without its constant usefulness. I have however had a big problem with the app after I repurchased it this year. Every time I open the app, there are a couple dangerous screens that I have to navigate through, by declining to login. This is unacceptable. I do not need to login to use a map. And sometimes when I open the app it’s because I need to know the depth or tides NOW. Not a few screens later. I have not found a way to stop Navionics from asking me to login. I am not going to login. Please add a “turn off login” option under privacy in the menu. Thank you.
  • Dock to Dock

    3
    By dmspgh58
    Great app for charts. Dock to Dock on an iPhone 6+ does not seem to work at all. Tried Chart viewer on MacPro laptop with no luck either. Only get a “No route found” message. Chart viewer frequently changes language also. Tried to Chat and get “No chat available in English” message
  • A good resource with some big annoyances

    3
    By Pablo of Issaquah
    The is my chart plotter and basically a good one. A big annoyance is that while panning with one finger the screen arbitrarily zooms. Very very frustrating. I went to the Help section of the app and on the bottom there is a searchable web option. However, as soon as the keyboard appears, the keyboard disappears. Very strange behavior.
  • Good app

    4
    By Hunt tree
    I Dishley get this app one star however after restarting my phone the version I purchased became up-to-date with full information and depth charts. The water levels are fairly accurate just adjust the depth if you have higher low water for the year.
  • Best money can buy

    5
    By Capt Michel
    Absolutely wonderful I have been running boats for 35 years And I have used all programs And believe it or not I always end up using this app and gets Best Infos fast simple inexpensive. Highly recommended.
  • Not OK

    1
    By Pw henderson
    I’m a pro boat captain. I originally paid the one time fee for this app. It’s not ok to renig on our deal and wipe my charts. For those paying annually, you could find yourself at sea and your charts suddenly wiped from your device at expiration. Happened to me. This is a safety issue and is unethical. I’ve since discovered there are other great chart apps.

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