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Some fishfinder display screens work well in direct sunlight, whereas other displays tend to fade/wash out in the sunshine. This is important, because if you can’t make out what’s on the screen on a sunny day, the fishfinder might as well be an electric paperweight.
Alarms that sound off when you’re in shallow water can prevent you from running aground (hitting bottom)—easy to do when you’re concentrating on catching fish. Be aware that since the transducer is at the back of your boat, the front of the boat is already in shallow water by the time the depth alarm sounds—so pay attention.