The Navionics Boating app is an application used on the Apple-based smartphones & tablets and the Android-based smartphones and tablets. For a full list of currently certified devices go to the Mobile: Devices section at: http://www.navionics.com/en/compatibility
The app for boating provides the charting details (depths, buoys, channels, obstructions, etc...) for the freshwater lakes and saltwater coverage throughout the world in a 2-week free trial. Simply download the free app from your app store - titles are "Boating Marine & Lakes" (for Apple) and "Boating Marine & Lakes HD" (for Android) - and enjoy 2 weeks of full chart detail and app features. After the trial ends, you can purchase the region(s) of coverage you require from within the app. If you choose not to purchase a region, you will still have access to basic app features and functions: Mobile: Free Boating App Options
Options and features of the Boating apps are:
-New User Interface – All of your Map Coverage in one single App!
-Shop In-App for Chart Coverage with Advanced Features
>2 Week Free Trial of Charts & Features!
>Receive Navionics award-winning navigational charts
>Access Navionics SonarChart™ high-definition bathymetric layer reflecting ever-changing conditions
>ActiveCaptain® Community database
>Community Edits – Add, Edit & Delete chart objects
>Navigation Module – Offering advanced routing options and features
>Advanced Map Options – Allowing you to customize your map display and highlight important map features
>Dock-to-dock Autorouting – A unique breakthrough in boating navigation, quickly creates detailed routes even through narrow passages and channels, based on chart data and navigation aids
-Map Download function
-FishFinder - View a fish finder directly in your app (requires Vexilar T-Box or a Raymarine Dragonfly 4, 5 or 7 PRO or Wi-Fish units)
-SonarChart Live - Create SonarChart real-time on your map (view compatibility information)
-Weather& Tides (allows you to view wind, tides, currents and other information for a selected area)
- Sync My Data (synchronizes Favorites data across all devices, if you are using the app on multiple devices)
-Plotter Sync with Raymarine, Lowrance, Simrad and B&G plotters - Sync routes and markers, Upload Sonar Logs for SonarChart and update your charts directly through the app!