Garmin GPSMAP 8400 Series Explore

Multi Function Chartplotter Fishfinders

Choose from 10, 12, 16, 17, 22 or 24 inch premium glass helm displays featuring the highest resolution on the market, fast processing power, touch control, networking capabilities, WiFi connectivity and more.

Garmin GPSMAP 8400 Series 

Garmin introduce 10, 12 and 16 inch displays to their popular 8400 Series Multi Function Chartplotter Fishfinders.

Serious sport fishermen, cruisers, sailors and sail racers demand serious equipment. The easy-to-use, easy-to-install GPSMAP 8400 series both chartplotters and chartplotter/sonar combo delivers MFD performance in a combo-size package. The new series features 10, 12 or 16" full HD in IPS touchscreen display for wider viewing angles, superior clarity and sunlight readability, even with polarised sunglasses. Multiple displays can be flat mounted edge-to-edge to create a sleek glass helm look or can be mounted flush.


Key Features

  • Full HD IPS touchscreen display
  • Fully network capable with NMEA 2000® connectivity and the Garmin Marine Network
  • Includes ANT® technology and Wi-Fi® networking
  • Garmin SailAssist™ feature provides critical sailing data and displays prerace guidance for racers
  • SmartMode™ station controls enable quick, one-touch access to the information you need 
  • GPSMAP xsv models thave built-in support for the full suite of Garmin sonar capabilities
  • SmartMode station control - one-touch access to the information you need

Build Your Marine System

NMEA 2000 networking and the Garmin Marine Network allow you to easily build your full marine electronics suite — from radar and autopilots to cameras, instruments and forward-looking sonar — controlled from your chartplotter and shared across multiple screens. In addition, our exclusive OneHelm™ system coordinates many third-party manufactured onboard marine products to bring full control of systems — such as digital switching, lighting, stabilisation and more — conveniently to your chartplotter screen.


Complete Sonar Support

The GPSMAP® xsv chartplotter/sonar combo offers built-in support for our industry-leading sonar, including dual-channel 1 kW traditional CHIRP, CHIRP ClearVü and CHIRP SideVü scanning sonars plus built-in support for Ultra High-Definition scanning sonar (no black box required). It also supports the entire Panoptix™ all-seeing sonar line (transducers sold separately).


Full Connectivity

The GPSMAP 8400 series chartplotters has a premium-performance processor that enables fast map drawing, superior networking, video distribution and more. Built-in Wi-Fi technology lets you pair with the free ActiveCaptain® app for access to OneChart™, smart notifications1, Garmin Quickdraw™ community data and more. You can also control video streaming from our GC™ 100 wireless camera and VIRB® action cameras. In addition, built-in ANT wireless technology connects you directly to our quatix® marine watch, gWind™ Wireless 2 transducer and wireless remote controls.


Sit Back and Take Control

You don’t have to stand for hours at the helm. The optional easy-to-use GRID™ 20 remote input device provides intuitive remote access and control of your entire Garmin marine system. It features a 360-degree joystick with a rotary knob and push-to-select button for easy chartplotter menu/setting navigation and fine control, even in the worst conditions.

  • Provides intuitive, easy-to-use remote access and control of your entire Garmin marine system
  • 360-degree, all-in-one joystick with a rotary knob and push-to-select button
  • Enables easy chartplotter menu/setting navigation and fine control, even in the worst conditions
  • Four favourite keys can be designated to restore your system to a previously saved configuration
  • Allows wired or wireless installation options

Special Sailing Features

To help you make informed decisions, the Garmin SailAssist feature provides critical data displays and prerace guidance to help you gain a competitive edge. Other sailing features include laylines, enhanced wind rose, heading and course-over-ground lines, true wind data fields and tide/current/time slider. Gauge displays provide need-to-know information at a glance, including true and apparent wind angle, set and drift, true or apparent wind speed, horizontal or vertical graphs and a data bar with customisable fields.


The Ultimate Connected Boating App

Download the ActiveCaptain app to your smartphone or tablet to manage your marine experience from anywhere — from trip planning and prefishing to updating software and purchasing maps.