Garmin GPSMAP 172C with Internal Antenna

Garmin GPSMAP 172C with Internal Antenna

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Product Code: 010-00327-00



Worldwide marine basemap; MapSource BlueChart marine compatible. EGNOS enabled for greater accuracy BlueChart® Marine compatible Marine updater


  • 256-colour CFTN screen with adjustable CCFL backlight
  • Screen Size: 4.5" diag. (127 mm)
  • Resolution: 320 x 320-pixel
  • 200 MHz microprocessors for fast pan, zoom, and map redraw rates
  • 3,000 waypoints, 50 routes, 10,000 track log points
  • Accepts Mapsource BlueChart® marine cartography for detailed maps
  • Compatible with DSC-equipped VHF radios; sends, receives and displays positioning data
  • Waterproof: IPX7 submersible
  • Dimensions: 15.7H x 12.25W x 7.1D cm

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Package Includes

  • GPSMAP 172c with internal antenna
  • Surface-mount bracket
  • Protective front cover
  • Power/data cable
  • Owner's manual & quick reference guide

Technical Details

Physical & Performance:

Unit dimensions, WxHxD: 6.3" x 4.9" x 2.8" (15.7 x 12.2 x 7.1 cm)
Display size, WxH: 3.2" x 3.2" (8.1 x 8.1 cm)
Display resolution, WxH: 320 x 320 pixels
Display type: 256-color CSTN
Weight: 15.6 oz (442 g)
Battery: none
Battery life: none
Waterproof: yes (IPX7)
Antenna: remote
NMEA output: NMEA 0183
RoHS version available: no

Maps & Memory:

Basemap: yes
Preloaded maps: no
Ability to add maps: yes
Built-in memory: none (cannot load maps to internal memory)
Accepts data cards: Garmin data cards
Waypoints: 3,000
Routes: 50
Track log: 10,000 points


Garmin radar compatible: no
Garmin sonar compatible: yes
CANet™ compatible: no
Garmin Marine Network™ compatible: no
Supports AIS (tracks target ships' position): no
Supports DSC (displays position data from DSC capable VHF radio): yes
Audible alarms: yes
Tide tables: yes
Hunt/fish calendar: no
Sun and moon information: yes
3D map view: no
Auto Guidance: no
Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads): no
XM WX Weather & Radio for U.S. compatible: no
Voice prompts: no
Remote control: no
Headphone jack/audio line-out: no
Audio/video input/output: no
Portable: no
Automotive/motorcycle-friendly: no