March 6, 2013

Using Fusion 700 Series with iNavConnect

Recently a customer of ours asked us how to connect their new Fusion 700 Series entertainment system to our iNavConnect wireless router. Our first question was “Why do you want to do that ?” but then it became clear that the Fusion 700 Series is quite a sophisticated system. Using […]
March 5, 2013

Transas iSailor App for iPads/iPhones now Digital Yacht compatible

Until now, customers wanting to use their iPads/iPhones as a chart plotter with wireless AIS data reception, were pretty much limited to the popular iNavX app. Now Transas the leading supplier of electronic charts and ECDIS software to the commercial market, have updated their iSailor app to support the display […]
March 5, 2013

All Digital Yacht Wireless Products are Windows 8 Compatible

  We have recently received a few calls from existing customers who have updated to Windows 8 and are now having trouble getting their Digital Yacht wireless products to install. The good news is that our own testing has found that all of our USB Wireless products; WL50, WL60, WL400, […]
March 4, 2013

Digital Yacht at HISWA Boat Show

  Another month, another boat show and Digital Yacht are off to Holland this week to exhibit at HISWA in Amsterdam. A big thank you to Dekker Watersport for providing a section of their stand for us to show our products and let’s  hope we both have a successful show. […]
February 27, 2013

Aqua PCs now shipping with Windows 8

  With a smart new user interface, faster performance and all of the latest features of a modern operating system, we have made Windows 8 (64bit Home Premium) the standard installation on all of our Aqua 200 range of marine PCs. We were a little skeptical at first of whether Windows 8 was worth […]
February 25, 2013

Digital Yacht GPS105 (GPS150) is a perfect replacement for Raystar 120 or 125

Please note that this older post has now been updated for our latest GPS150 smart antenna. With Spring just a few days away and thoughts turning to the new sailing season, we have noticed an above average increase in requests for our GPS150 smart GPS antenna. On further investigation, it […]
February 25, 2013

Digital Yacht Wireless NMEA Products now Android Compatible

  Since the beginning of 2013, we have been shipping our iAIS, WLN10 and NavLink products with new Access Point enabled firmware. Previously our wireless NMEA products operated in “Ad-Hoc” (also known as “Peer to Peer”) networking mode and this was fine for Apple and Windows products but did not […]
February 16, 2013

RF Connectors + Cables Explained

We often talk to customers about the RF (radio frequency) cables and connectors on their boats and sometimes it is clear that the connector names and cable references that we take for granted are not always recognised by our customers. With this in mind, we decided to publish a new […]