The fourth iteration of Humminbird’s hard-working Helix series, the Humminbird Helix 8 CHIRP G4 Sonar puts Humminbird’s most innovative technologies in the hands of anglers. Fitted with a crystal clear 8” display, the Humminbird provides access to MEGA Side Imaging+ (select models), MEGA Down Imaging+ (select models), Dual Spectrum CHIRP Sonar, and internal GPS with Humminbird Basemap. As with all HELIX G4N models, the Humminbrid Helix 8 CHIRP G4 Sonar includes standard features such as AutoChart Live, WiFi and NMEA 2000 in addition to Bluetooth and Ethernet networking for compatibility with the One-Boat Network family of products from Humminbrid, Minn Kota, and Cannon.
Keypad Control: Master HELIX at the touch of a button. Access the preloaded view from the user-friendly menu system, operated by soft key controls that allow you to reliably operate your fish finder in any conditions.
MEGA Side Imaging+ (select models): See the world below like never before with a crystal-clear Side Imaging viewing out to 200 feet on either side of your boat. You’ll unlock more fish and structure with 20% more detail and 60% more range capability than MEGA Side Imaging Sonar.
MEGA Down Imaging+ (select models): Get unprecedented underwater clarity with Down Imaging coverage down to 200 feet below your boat. You’ll unlock more fish and structure with 20% more detail and 60% more depth capability than MEGA Down Imaging Sonar.
Dual Spectrum CHIRP sonar: Before you cast, know what’s down there thanks to highly-detailed fish arches and a clear view of fish-holding structure and the bottom. Powered by Humminbird’s proprietary Low-Q CHIRP transducer, Dual Spectrum offers two ways to search; Wide mode for maximum coverage and Narrow Mode for focusing on the slightest detail.
Internal GPS and Humminbird Basemap: Humminbird’s enhanced basemap provides anglers with a clear view of underwater terrain and surrounding points of interest, so you can fish and navigate with total confidence, identify buoys, day markers, and much, much more. Includes charts of more than 10,000 lakes, plus coastal coverage for the continental U.S.
Premium Chart Compatible: Humminbird provides the most complete offering of premium chart options to anglers everywhere. Get a complete view of the world below with optional charts from Humminbird’s LakeMaster and CoastMaster products as well as your choice of compatible Navionic charts.
AutoChart Live: Create real-time maps of your fishing spots with access to patented Humminbird LakeMaster features, map depth contours, bottom hardness and vegetation as you drive your boat. Comes standard with eight hours of built-in recording time and is compatible with AutoChart Zero Line SD cards for virtually-endless AutoChart Live mapping capacity.
One-Boat Network Compatible: Many Humminbird models seamlessly integrate and communicate with Minn Kota and Cannon products to unlock more features and capabilities for anglers everywhere. Make the most of your time on the water with the exclusive boat controls and fish-catching features of the One-Boat Network.
Ethernet Networking: High Speed Ethernet allows you to build a powerful, professional-grade fishing system. Easily connect multiple fish finders, or upgrade to add-on technologies like Minn Kota i-Pilot Link and Humminbird CHIRP Radar.
Bluetooth: Take control right from the screen of your Humminbird with wireless communication to compatible Talon and Raptor shallow water anchors, as well as Cannon Optimum downriggers. Additional features include wireless software updates from Humminbird FishSmart App and disply of smart phone notifications on your Humminbird.
NMEA 2000 Networking Built-in: Connect an accessory NMEA 2000 network to your control head for even more information; from boat performance to weather and water conditions. Make sense of it all with NMEA 2000 networking.
2-Year Limited Warranty
What’s in the Box:
Humminbird Helix 8 Unit
Transom mount transducer (select models)
Gimbal mounting bracket
Prop 65 WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and/or birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (dehp) which is known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to P65Warnings.ca.gov.