smartAIS Transponders

smartAIS transponders from Vesper Marine are an active AIS system with smart alarm logic that proactively alerts you when you have potential collision situations. It plots your anchor position and alerts you if your anchor drags. It continuously watches for a man overboard and triggers an alarm for quick action. Options include a color touchscreen and fully standalone smartAIS transponder - WatchMate Vision and the full featured Class B smartAIS transponder WatchMate XB-8000.

 

View a detailed comparison of the Vesper Marine transponders

  1. WatchMate Vision smartAIS Touchscreen Transponder with WiFi and NMEA 2000 Gateway

    WatchMate Vision smartAIS Touchscreen Transponder with WiFi and NMEA 2000 Gateway

    • Color touchscreen AIS transponder with WiFi
    • Connect with up to 5 smart phones, tablets or computers
    • smartAIS alarm functionality - Collision Avoidance, Anchor Watch
              and Man Overboard
    • Built in GPS receiver, USB, NMEA 2000 and NMEA 0183
    • Internal GPS antenna with provision for optional external antenna
    • NMEA 2000 gateway routes instrument data to your mobile devices
    • Monitor and control your transponder using your smartphone or tablet
    • Navigation instrument display
  2. WatchMate XB-8000 smartAIS Transponder with WiFi and NMEA 2000 Gateway

    WatchMate XB-8000 smartAIS Transponder with WiFi and NMEA 2000 Gateway

    • Low profile AIS transponder with WiFi
    • Connect with up to 5 smart phone, tablet or computer devices
    • smartAIS alarm functionality - Collision Avoidance, Anchor Watch
              and Man Overboard
    • Monitor and control your transponder using your smartphone and tablet
    • Built in 5Hz GPS receiver, USB, and NMEA 0183
    • Includes powerful external GPS antenna
    • NMEA 2000 gateway routes instrument data to your mobile devices