Cortex, WatchMate Vision and XB-8000 are supported by a growing set of mobile apps. Things to look for are whether the app supports GPS and AIS data over WiFi (TCP). If so, then it will work great with either Cortex, WatchMate Vision or XB-8000. Here's a summary of apps we have tested.
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- What is AIS?
- What kinds of vessels will be visible to me?
- How often is AIS information received?
- Should I use a splitter or a dedicated VHF antenna?
- Can I use my existing VHF antenna?
- What can I do if I'm hearing too many alarms?
- What apps can I use on iPad, iPhone and Android?
- What is the difference between types of AIS equipment?
- Who uses AIS?
- Using marinetraffic.com to test if you are transmitting