Lowrance® HDS - 5 Gen 2 Color Fishfinder / GPS Chartplotter with LSS StructureScan2™ Sonar Imaging Bundle

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Lowrance® HDS - 5 Gen 2 Color Fishfinder / GPS Chartplotter with Lake InsightTM Maps & LSS StructureScan2TM Sonar Imaging Bundle. Next - gen performance, PLUS StructureScan2 innovative fish and structure - finding... it's all right here, in a SUPER compact package!

Back for round 2! Everything you loved about the original HDS-5... like the 5" full-color screen, GPS waypoints, and innovative charting features... it's all here. But this time around, Lowrance® went back to the drawing board to create a simpler, faster, more intuitive interface that makes the HDS-5 Gen 2 one of the easiest all-in-one units to navigate on the water today!

The HDS-5 Gen 2 comes pre-loaded with Lake Insight™ Maps, a collection of 100,000 bodies of water and 5,000 enhanced U.S. Lakes, and it's compatible with Navionics maps, among others.

Now featuring LSS StructureScan2™ technology for a complete picture that's unmatched in fishfinding! With years of developing and testing, StructureScan2 reveals every nook and cranny, removing all guesswork so you spend more productive time fishing, with the greatest clarity, highest detail and brightest viewing possible.

Picture-perfect bottom viewing of ledges, channels, drop-offs, brush, and other fish hidey-holes... it's all yours with StructureScan2! It's amazingly easy to install, and includes a 455 / 800 kHz transducer. Here's more on what makes the HDS-5 with pre-loaded Lake Insight Maps and StructureScan2 one of the best all-in-one units on the water: Brilliant display :
  • 5" 480 x 480 16-bit color Super VGA SolarMAX¿ PLUS TFT display for surprisingly crisp, clear views all hours of the day, even in bright sunlight and wide angles
  • Lightning-fast chart updates, panning and zooming, plus faster start-up and menu operation... much faster than the original HDS-10
  • Simple-to-follow menu operation and graphic interface make the HDS® Gen 2 easier than ever to master
  • Super-bright, sunlight-viewable displays with LED backlighting
  • Split-screen presentation capable
  • Provides GPS and sonar overlay data
  • Multi-language presentation.
StructureScan2 Imaging Bundle :
  • Includes LSS-2 module (the "brains") and 455 / 800 kHz imaging transducer
  • Simple plug-and-play set-up
  • 455 / 800 kHz imaging transducer is smooth, low-profile and low-drag for multiple mounting options
  • Transducer specs: Sidescan Max Range for 455 kHz is 500' ( 250' per side), for 800 kHz is 300' (150' per side) Downscan Max Depth for 455 kHz is 300', for 800 kHz is 100'
  • Mark sidescan objects at 15 mph, mark downscan objects at 55 mph.
GPS Navigation :
  • Internal, high-sensitivity 16-channel GPS+WAAS antenna
  • Includes Lake Insight&trade & Nautic Insight&trade maps, with 100,000 bodies of water and 5,000 enhanced U.S. Lakes
  • Stores up to 5,000 waypoints, 200 routes and up to 10 trails
  • Man overboard feature and GPS alarm function
  • Compatible with Lowrance Lake Insight¿ HD, Lake Insight PRO, Nautic Insight¿ HD, Nautic Insight PRO, Navionics Platinum+ and Platinum chartcards with Turboview¿ for worldwide coverage - as well as Navionics® HotMaps Platinum, Fishing Hot Spots® PRO and legacy LakeMaster® Promaps (not included).
More :
  • Sealed and waterproof, ready for saltwater use
  • Built-in backup memory
  • Max 250W peak-to-peak (32W RMS) actual 30,000W peak-to-peak analog equivalent
  • Uses 10-17V DC power source (StructureScan2 also requires a 10-17V DC power source)
  • Measures 7 1/ 2 x 6 x 4" d., perfectly sized for use on smaller craft like kayaks.
  • Fishfinder Sonar: Yes
  • GPS: Yes
  • Chartplotter: Yes
  • Screen Size: 5"
  • Lake Insight Maps: Yes
  • LSS StructureScan2 Imaging Bundle: Yes

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Reviews
Lowrance HDS - 5 Gen 2 Color Fishfinder / GPS Chartplotter with LSS StructureScan2 Sonar Imaging Bundle is rated 3.5806 out of 5 by 31.
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Reliability is suspect Purchased unit new in 2013. When the unit works, it works well, and controls are easy to use and intuitive. The problem is that it will sporadically exhibit strange behaviors, requiring either a soft and/or hard reboot and often a full software upgrade/reinstall. I've had the unit either go black or refuse to boot up a half dozen times in the past year. It currently has a problem where it randomly loses GPS satellites, requiring a hard reboot to reacquire satellites.
Date published: 2015-05-12
Rated 1 out of 5 by from HDS-5 up graded Had my HDS-5 up graded know i lost water temp and it shuts down and reboots i have to push enter to restart I looked on line to fix to go back to old version .
Date published: 2014-09-01
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Fair Product. Have always liked Lowrance products but this one is the exception. HOWEVER, I am not very good on a computer and I CANNOT get the last two software updates to install in this unit!! I also have an HDS-8 GEN 1 and HAVE NOT had a problem installing them into that unit.. WHY??? If the updates were easier to install, I would have given this unit 10 STARS!!!!!!!!! Soooooo, I have not been able to update the unit, is this my fault? If you want to keep me as a customer, you better help me with this problem!!!!!!!!!!!
Date published: 2014-07-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from hds-5 gen 2 I have this bow mounted with permanent mounting. I use the unit on 2d most of the time and it really shows the fish.
Date published: 2014-07-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Better than expected Received as a Christmas 2013 present and I love it, I bought a small one for my bow!
Date published: 2014-07-26
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Excellent product for my boat I purxhased this FF/Chartplotter a couple of months ago for my 21' SeaRay Laguna CC. I installed the HDS 5 myself and have been quite pleased with it performance. I fished on this boat in the SF bay and ocean; I love the efficiency of this unit. I would recommend it to others and plan to purchase another HDS in the near future because I desire a larger screen/viewing area.
Date published: 2014-07-25
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Okay product not easy to I have had the unit two years now and #1 the price was to high, 2nd if you don't know how to use it it is no good. I am liking it better as I learn it. Why not have a good instruction video.
Date published: 2014-07-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Remarkable I purchased 2 HDS-5 Gen II units along with Structure Scan and a network cable about 3 months ago. It takes a little getting used to, but I am very pleased with the operation and display.
Date published: 2014-07-25
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