iPad/Android Tablets on boats–a good idea?

In many marine discussion forums the are heated debates going on about the usage of tablets as the primary MFD (Multi Function Display)/Navigation device. Questions like “Why is there not sonar and radar for iPad/Android tablets. And why should I pay $3000 for a 10” Chart Plotter from Garmin, Raymarine, Lowrance or Simrad when I have a 10” Table for less than $1000. Click to read more for our take on the issue!

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Raymarine RayControl now available on 7″ android tablets including Nexus 7

Raymarine has updated the RayControl application for Android. The RayControl application allows you to “remote control” you Wi-Fi enabled Raymarine new C/E series MFD Chart-plotters.

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