GPSMAP 86sci
GPSMAP 86sci
GPSMAP 86sci
GPSMAP 86sci
GPSMAP 86sci
GPSMAP 86sci
GPSMAP 86sci
GPSMAP 86sci


GPSMAP 86sci

Regular price$649.99
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Marine Handheld GPS with BlueChart® g3 Coastal Charts and inReach® Capabilities. Water-resistant, floating design, sunlight-readable 3” display and button operation provide ease of use on the water. Stream boat data from compatible chartplotters and instruments to consolidate your marine system information. Preloaded BlueChart g3 coastal charts include the best of Garmin and Navionics® data. Stay in touch with inReach satellite communication and two-way text messaging via the 100% global Iridium® satellite network (satellite subscription required). Functions as a remote control for convenient operation of your Garmin autopilot and select FUSION® marine products. Adjustable GPS filter smooths speed and heading indications over swells.

Cast off confidently with the GPSMAP 86sci handheld. Whether you’re out for a day of fishing, sailing or cruising, you’ll gain peace of mind that comes from having a backup navigator with satellite communication and interactive SOS. This premium handheld floats and has a sunlight-readable 3” color display. Plus, wireless connectivity makes it a virtual extension of your onboard marine system, giving you added awareness and convenience.

  • Physical dimensions: WxHxD: 2.75" x 7" x 1.7" (7 x 17.8 x 4.4 cm)
  • Display size: 1.5"W x 2.5"H (3.8 x 6.3 cm); 3" diag (7.6 cm)
  • Display resolution: 240 x 400 pixels
  • Display type: transflective, 65K color TFT
  • Weight: 9.59 oz (272 g)
  • Battery type: rechargeable internal lithium ion
  • Battery life: Up to 35 hours in 10-minute tracking mode; up to 200 hours (expedition mode)
  • Water rating: IPX7
  • High-sensitivity receiver
  • Memory/History: 16 GB


  • Preloaded maps:    Yes
  • Ability to add maps: Yes    
  • Basemap: Yes
  • Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads): Yes (with optional mapping for detailed roads)
  • External memory storage: microSD™ card (not included)
  • Waypoints/favorites/locations: 10000
  • Track log: 20,000 points, 250 saved gpx tracks, 300 saved fit activities
  • Routes: 250


  • Barometric altimeter: Yes    
  • Compass: Yes (tilt-compensated 3-axis)


  • Area calculation: Yes    
  • Hunt/fish calendar: Yes    
  • Sun and moon information: Yes    
  • Geocaching-friendly: Yes (Paperless)
  • Custom maps compatible: Yes    
  • Picture viewer: Yes


  • GPSMAP 86sci handheld with BlueChart® g3 for the U.S.
  • Powered mount
  • Lanyard
  • USB to Micro USB cable
  • USB to 2 pin cable
  • Mounting hardware
  • Documentation