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The future of chart plotters
|Author||Topic: The future of chart plotters|
posted 07-24-2009 07:51 PM ET (US)
I recently saw Garmin MapSource run on a quad-HD (3840x2400)
22" display. The results (using some really old versions
of Garmin's US Topo and BlueCharts CDs) were STUNNING. They
looked like paper charts. I'da thunk they'd be all pixelized
or have blocky vector segments, but no, they looked GREAT.
The only downside is that some things in MapSource are
I also had a chance to look at some 2M resolution bathymetry
While I don't think we are going to have 22" displays on the
BTW, that display is about five years old, and was about $10K
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