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Simrad NSS8 Network Navigation System

Product ID: SM1135-1301         MFG ID: 000-10196-001
Simrad NSS8 network navigation system for recreational boaters who require a reliable, high-quality, fully integrated, extensible navigation platform, Simrad NSS Sport is a networked MFD that provides: touchscreen control, superior screen brightness, and compatibility with all Simrad Performance Modules.
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MSRP/MAP Price $1,495.00
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Unlike other touchscreen devices, NSS delivers a touch user interface with an assimilated keypad and rotary controller, in-built performance Echosounder on NSS7 and NSS8 and GPS and full network compatibility with all NS Series displays, devices and accessories.

Preloaded with regional cartography: US version features Insight with shaded relief contour overlays.

• Extreme Ease of Use
• Touch Sensible Technology
• Full Control and Integration
• Powerfully Fast Charting
• Expandable
• Bright Display
• Touchscreen interface with Keypad & rotary control
• High-brightness bonded screens with LED LCD’s in 8.0”(SVGA)
• Value package design – Internal GPS and Built-in Insight or Navionics coastal cartography with optional Platinum +
• NMEA 2000, SimNet and Video Input

Extreme Ease Of Use
Simple NSS8 menus and icons on the touchscreen guide you to the information you need, and the keypad includes 'one-touch' buttons for immediate access to important functions such as the autopilot. It's easy to use for everyone onboard.

Touch SensibleTM Technology
Developed specifically for the marine environment, Touch SensibleTM technology is the combination of touchscreen, keypad, and super-smooth rotary controller. This perfect blend allows the NSS8 Sport to deliver unrivalled performance of every function with the simple touch of a finger in any sea state.

Powerfully Fast Charting
The NSS8 Sport is a fast and efficient chartplotter. Panning the charts, marking waypoints, or building routes are easy with the touchscreen, whilst the smooth rotary controller enables ultra-fast zooming.

The NSS8 Sport is 100% compatible and networks effortlessly with every Simrad Performance Module including the award-winning Broadband RadarTM, StructureScanTM and SonicHubTM. It can also be integrated with NSE and NSO systems for the ultimate in flexibility.

Full Control And Integration
Not only is the NSS8 Sport an outstanding chartplotter and fish finder, it's a complete command centre. Monitor your engine, steer your autopilot, turn on your bait well or bilge pump, or even set mood lighting – it's all a touch simpler with the NSS Sport.

Unique LED backlighting technology allows the NSS8 Sport display to be bright, clear, and highly visible in every conceivable condition. Added to this, the technology also reduces power consumption and increases product life.

Type8 inch SVGA Color TFT LCD
Screen Resolution800 x 600 (H X W)
Screen Brightness1200 nits
Weight (Head unit only)2.1kg / 4.5lb
Housing ConstructionPlastic housing; Die Cast Read Heatsink
Echosounder (Sonar)
Sonar Frequency50/200 or 83/200 kHz
Sonar Output PowerMax 250W Peak to Peak (31W RMS) actual
Sonar DepthMax 3000 ft \ 1000 m
Ethernet1 Port
Interface (NMEA 2000)Micro C (1)
Video InputComposite Video x (2) (multiplexed)
SD Card SlotMicro SD (1)
Temperture-15 Deg C to +55 Deg C (+5 Deg F to +131 Deg F)
Power supply12.0 V DC-23.0 V DC (9.0-32.0 V DC Min-Max)
Power consumption15.6W or 1.2A @ 13V DC
Certificates of ConformityCE (EN60945:2002)/Ctick/CCS


  • NSS8 8" Display US Version
  • Internal GPS antenna
  • Internal echosounder
  • Bezel
  • Sun cover
  • Flush mount kit
  • Power cable/data
  • Installation and operation documenation
  • Manual

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