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2016 Fish Finders

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Read my guide on choosing a fish finder here | Last updated: 05-13-2016.

Lowrance Fish Finders

ProductPricePros +/Cons –Verdict
Elite-5 Ti Totalscan$$$+ All type of sonars in one.
+ Comes with an all-in-one transducer
+ Detailed bottom image.
+ Structure scan is very clear.
+ Map could be upgraded.
+ Well-designed.
Best of Lowrance
Hook-7 Combo$$$+ It’s combo unit
+ Comes with a transducer.
+ Very bright, clear 7” display.
Great at its price

Garmin Fish Finders

ProductPricePros +/Cons –Verdict
Striker 4$$+ Well-designed.
+ Works great under tough conditions.
+ Easy to install on kayaks.
Best value!
Striker 5DV$$All the good of Striker 4 plus:
+ Down scanning sonar.
+ Larger display: 5”.
Good upgrade

Humminbird Fish Finders

ProductPricePros +/Cons –Verdict
Helix 5 SI GPS$$$+ It’s a combo unit (both DI +SI).
+ Comes with one transducer covers both DI and SI.
+ Detailed bottom image.
+ Well-designed.
Best value!
Helix 7 SI GPS $$$All the good of Helix 5 SI plus:
+ Larger display: 7”.
+ Better GPS.
+ Map could be upgraded.
 Worthy upgrade

Portable Fish Finders

Read more about portable units/This table is updating.

ProductPricePros +/Cons –Verdict
Deeper Portable Fish Finder$$Best Choice!
Signstek FF-003$$
Vexilar SP 200 T-Box$$
HawkEye FT1PX FishTrax$$