Humminbird Fish Finder HELIX 10 SI GPS Review

The difference between the HELIX 10 SI GPS and the HELIX 9 SI GPS covers quite a bit more than just the 1″ difference in the display diagonal. The HELIX 10 also comes with the HD transducer, and it’s 800 kHz capable right out of the box. Evidently, there’s much more to say about this unit, so let’s start with its sonar capabilities.

First of all, this unit uses three types of sonar technology: Side Imaging, Down Imaging and 2D sonar. Unfortunately, it?s not CHIRP capable. read more

Humminbird Fish Finder HELIX 9 SI GPS Review

December 2015 marks the launch of the HELIX 9 series by Humminbird, which actually replaces the 900 series. Evidently, one of the most complete unit of this new series is the HELIX 9 SI GPS. As it’s name suggests, it’s a unit that has Side Imaging, Down Imaging, GPS, and comes with the preloaded ContourXD maps.

In terms of sonar, the HELIX 9 SI GPS is pretty similar to the read more

Humminbird Fish Finder HELIX 7 DI Review

In case you don’t want to spend extra on a unit that also has GPS, but you happen to be interested in a medium-sized unit, with Down Imaging, the HELIX 7 DI is exactly the model you’ve been looking for. It has pretty much the same features as the HELIX 7 DI GPS, only without the GPS, and a few other functions. Evidently, it also costs cca $80 less than the aforementioned unit. Anyway, let’s see what this unit can do for you.

First of all, as its name suggests, it?s a unit read more

Humminbird Fish Finder HELIX 7 SI GPS Review

HELIX 7 Side Imaging and GPS - from Humminbird

For the summer of 2015, Humminbird has launched a new line of fish finders: the HELIX 7 series. As terminology suggests, they all feature a 7-inch display, among other fish finding and navigation features. Evidently, one of the best models of the series is the SI model. Therefore, let’s see what the HELIX 7 SI GPS combo can do.

To begin with, the head unit features a 7-inch HD display, easy to read in direct sunlight or during night fishing, being LED backlit. The display is 256 TFT color, read more