Vesper Marine XB-8000 AIS Transponder with Built-in WiFi
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The Vesper Marine XB-8000 AIS Transponder has a built-in WiFi router and a NMEA 2000® & 0183 gateway, and integrates AIS, GPS and NMEA information to see safety and navigation on your boat via tablet, mobile device or PC. It includes a powerful external GPS antenna and has a fast 5Hz GPS update rate. Tis unit also has galvanically isolated (GI) ports that protect your transponder and marine equipment from high current damage. This is a great product for any boater needing a low power consumption, low profile Class B AIS transponder with WiFi, NMEA 2000 / 0183 and USB connections.
- Anchor watch-When dropping anchor, activate the anchor watch from your smartphone, tablet or a wired switch. The XB-8000 monitors the GPS position and triggers the alarm if you drift outside a circular zone configured around your anchor position.
- AIS Man Overboard (MOB) alarm-Automatically triggers an external alarm whenever an AIS MOB is detected. Silently and continuously on-watch for all your crew. Works with all AIS MOB devices from any manufacturer (not included).
- Connect wirelessly to other devices using WiFi 802.11 b/g-Secure WiFi connection for up to five devices simultaneously.
- Fully certified NMEA 2000-Ensures easy integration with any other NMEA 2000 equipment. You can confidently use the XB-8000 with any chart plotter by all the major manufacturers.
- Translates and routes your NMEA instrument data over WiFi
- Interact with a variety of standard applications on iPad and Android tablets-Remotely access AIS information on other applications via smart devices.
- High performance AIS Transponder- The XB-8000 is an AIS transponder with two channel parallel receiver and transmitter. This highly sensitive transponder means greater range and increased safety. Connects to 12 or 24 volt power supply.
- Very Low Power Consumption
- Fully Waterproof- Rated IPx7 which means it is totally submersible to 1m for up to 30 mins!
- USB Connection (waterproof and locking with optional cable)- The optional 5m (16') waterproof cable features a locking ring so it can't vibrate out of the back of the XB-8000.
- GPS receiver- Built-in 50 channel GPS receiver (with WAAS/EGNOS). The external antenna can be pole mounted on standard 1" threaded tubing or mounted on a flat surface with the included base.
- Silent Mode Control via iPhone, iPad, Android, PC, Mac or an external switch-Silent mode can be controlled by an external switch (not included) or via WiFi from your PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad, or Android phone or tablet.
- Self Diagnosis Status Lights- Multi-color LED keeps you informed of operational status providing self diagnosis that shows warnings if AIS, GPS, or antenna are not functioning.
Note: Vesper continually provides free updates for any upgrades or improvements made to their product, so you can be assured of the latest and greatest features.
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