Humminbird Fish Finder HELIX 5 DI Review

Chartplotting and GPS are two features that typically burden the price of a fish finder unit. Therefore, if you’re looking for an affordable unit with Down Imaging, but without these features, the HELIX 5 DI from Humminbird should be on your list. It basically offers the same fish finding potential as the HELIX 5 DI GPS Combo, but without the navigational features, and of course, with a substantial price reduction.

Just like the other models of the HELIX series, the head unit of the HELIX read more

Humminbird Fish Finder HELIX 5 DI GPS Review

If you’re looking for the most affordable and the most performant fish finder with Down Imaging, the HELIX 5 DI GPS has got to be IT. It’s one of the brand new units released by Humminbird for 2015, and has just about all the features of the 688ci HD DI Combo, only it’s less expensive. Let’s see what it can do.

First of all, it has a 5-inch diagonal display, just like the fish finders in the read more

Hummingbird Fish Finder 859ci HD Combo Review

Hummingbird Fish Finders - 859 HD Combo

The Humminbird 859ci HD Combo is currently the cheapest unit from the 800 series. That’s because it doesn’t have Side Imaging or Down Imaging, and it’s not 360 Imaging compatible. Other than these, it’s pretty much the same as the 899 unit, featuring a full color, 7-inch diagonal screen, 800H x 480V pixel resolution, and with backlight, providing crystal clear, high-definition images.

Just like the other units of the 800 series, the 859ci HD Combo has DualBeam Plus sonar, read more

Hummingbird Fish Finder 688ci HD Combo Review

Hummingbird Fish Finders - 688ci HD Combo

The Humminbird 688ci HD Combo is another unit with an excellent price / quality ratio. It’s the unit that comes to take the place of the similar, discontinued units, 788ci HD Combo and 587ci HD Combo.

This fish finder has the same screen format as the other other units within the 600 series, 5-inches in diagonal, 640V x 480H pixel resolution, high definition, full color read more