Raymarine Dragonfly ProAvailable in four-inch, five-inch, and seven-inch models, the Dragonfly Pro is equipped with CHIRP technology that allows it to simultaneously send sonar frequencies across a wide range. Moreover, this technology gives you high-resolution images and can give you precise locations of fish that are upto 600-feet deep. The built-in Wifi sends data to the RayMarine Wi-Fish app. Easily navigate fishing spots thanks to the included GPS as well as the Navionics+ charts. Finally, it is a flexible finder that can be mounted on any surface for better viewing.
Deeper ProFocus more on catching fish rather than trying to find them with the Deeper Pro. This fish finder takes fishing to the next level with its wireless Bluetooth capabilities. It is a portable and handheld finder that transfers data to your smarphone using the built-in Wifi. The data is saved on the smartphone app and the app allows you to distinguish between small and large fish. Say goodbye to a boat with a fixed transducer as this finder allows you to make use of sonar. It is an ideal choice for both landbased and kayak anglers.
Humminbird Helix 5With a variety of customization options, the Helix 5 gives you clear and detailed images thanks to the CHIRP sonar technology. It makes use of Dual Beam Plus Sonar to cover a wide range and give you images of the objects that are under your boat. Depending on your preference, you have the option between a wider range or a narrow beam. Make maps of your fishing spots among other things with the GPS and AutoChat features. In addition, the map comes with more than 10,000 lakes and coastal coverage for the United States. The Switchfire which lets you adjust a number of settings is also worth mentioning.
Venterior VT-FF001Suitable for any fishing environment including lakes, rivers and oceans, the Venterior VT has the ability to detect anything that is between 3 feet and 328 feet deep. This includes the water depth, weeds, sand, rocks and the possible location of the fish. Whether you are interested in finding both small and big fish or just the big fish, this finder makes it easier with its five levels of sensitivity. Furthermore, you can program it to notify you when there are any fish in range. Something else worth mentioning is the Side-Scan Adapter that allows you to search for fish within 100 feet of your position.
Lowrance Elite 5XThe Lowrance 5X is a high-quality fish finder that combines DownScan imaging with traditional broadband sounding sonar to produce clear and detailed images. It is a versatile finder that is suitable for fresh water and salty water and it is equipped with an SD mem card slot that works well with a number of navigating software including Navionics Gold, Lake Master and Fish Hot Spots. In addition, you can mark your favourite fishing spots thanks to the built-in GPS that also shows your location. The down view imagery can display images of upto 1000-feet while the broadband sounder can reach depths of 2500 feet.
Garmin Echomap PlusFor high resolution and photo-quality images, the Garmin Echomap utilizes CHIRP technology, CHIRP ClearVu as well as SideVU. This fish finder allows you to clearly view images of fish and other objects around you and you have the option of including Panoptix sonar transducer for viewing fish that are 100-feet away. That's not all, this finder has Wi-Fi that connects to the Garmin's ActiveCaptain app and it comes with LakeVu maps that has more than 17,000 U.S water bodies already pre-installed. It also comes with multiple mounts for easy installation on your boat.
Ibobber WirelessIf you love to fish from piers or banks then this is the perfect fish finder for you. Unlike other fish finders that require you to mount on your boat, the Ibobber only needs you to attach it to your fishing line and cast it. It is Bluetooth enabled and displays images on your smartphone or Apple and Google watch. It gives you images of fish as well as weather temperature, moon cycles and weather predictions. You can mark fishing spots on the app using your phone's GPS. However, this finder lacks in a number of areas including the fact that it uses single sonar and it has a short casting range.
Signstek FF-003Don't let the light weight and small size of the Signstek FF003 fool you. This fish finder is equipped with some of the best features that are found on some of the best fish finders. For instance, it has a 512 colour screen for clear and accurate images and the screen displays additional readings such as the water temperature. You will know just how far you should take your bait due to the fish depth indicator and the fish identification feature is able to discern between different sizes of fish. It is a new fish finder that works well in small lakes and rivers.