All Our AIS Transponders

Vesper Marine AIS transponders are easy to use and consume much less power than other products yet are the most advanced collision avoidance systems available. Options include two unique dedicated stand alone AIS units or two models of innovative AIS transponders to integrate with your existing equipment.

 

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
  3. WatchMate XB-6000 High Performance AIS Transponder with Built-in NMEA 2000 Gateway

    WatchMate XB-6000 High Performance AIS Transponder with Built-in NMEA 2000 Gateway

    • Low profile waterproof AIS transponder
    • Built in 5Hz GPS receiver, USB, and NMEA 0183
    • Built in GPS antenna eliminates the need for an external antenna in
              many situations
    • NMEA 2000 gateway routes instrument data to your computer
              navigation software
  4. WatchMate 850 Class B Standalone AIS Transponder

    WatchMate 850 Class B Standalone AIS Transponder

    • Named 'Best Choice' AIS Collision Avoidance Transponder by
              Practical Sailor!
    • World’s lowest power AIS display
    • High performance AIS transponder
    • Anchor Watch and Man Overboard Alarm functionality
    • Built in GPS receiver with patch antenna
    • NMEA 2000 gateway routes instrument data to your computer
              navigation software