Marine Electronics

Take a look at the latest in fish finders, chartplotters, VHF radios and other marine electronics for your boat

Fishermen at the helm

Expansion Plan

Not enough helm space for all the electronics you want? Here are creative ways to add more.


You’re going to want a cheat-sheet when outfitting or upgrading your electronics on the boat. Today’s marine electronics for boats continue to advance at a rapid pace with manufacturers introducing new technologies to the market regularly. The electronics from 10 years ago still help you catch fish, no doubt, but it’s worth looking at the latest available options. For example, one look at today’s newest side-scanning sonar technologies—able to pick up the silhouettes of single fish— will have many anglers interested. Let Sport Fishing editors highlight the newest electronics for you, detailing their latest technologies and how they’ll help you catch more fish.

What’s New, Now & Next in Marine Tech?

Best Marine Electronics & Technology is an expert-driven content resource powered by the four leading titles in marine media: Boating, Yachting, Cruising World and Salt Water Sportsman. The goal: to provide expert information, first looks, field tests and product reviews to boaters, yacht enthusiasts, anglers and sailors looking to optimize their time on the water. BMET covers the latest gear, electronics, technology and innovation through multiple channels: the website, storystreams published four times per year (an enhanced, mobile-friendly e-zine), the annual buyer’s guide and the Best Elex Awards.