Marine Computing Hardware
Why buy computer hardware
- We've used all the
hardware we sell (and much that we don't or won't!) under real-life
- We know computer
hardware and software inside and out--not just how a single model
or device works. We've even visited and worked with the vendors
who manufacture in both the U. S. and Asia.
- We understand integration--how
computers, software, GPS, radios and more work together. When
we sell a computer, accessories, and software to you, we load
and integrate all applications and devices to give you a turnkey,
working system--not just a pile of boxes.
- We're your first
line of support--we won't just tell you to call the manufacturer.
- Our prices are competitive with
computer superstores, and we'll only offer you a practical configuration
package--not just something that makes our prices look low.
- We also stock all
the software, cruising guides, charts, chart books, and accessories
you need to build a complete cruising information system. Check
out our recommendations.
Every day, more people purchase
computers for use at sea. They can help you budget or track boat
maintenance. Cruisers find on-board computers useful to help manage
their personal affairs from remote locations, handle customs/immigration
paperwork, maintain a ship's inventory, and assist with communications,
Many boaters become interested in an on-board computer system
because they want to implement electronic charting or obtain weather
information. Often, their computer becomes the most versatile instrument
It's simple to set
up a computer system to accomplish all these activities. Waypoint
has the tools for the job.
peripherals are devices such as monitors, modems, or printers
that are external to a computer system but work closely with
it. When you purchase peripherals with a computer from Waypoint,
we set up the devices with your computer and test that they are
all working properly together. There's no additional charge for
it can be tough to find all the little gadgets that make using
a computer on board easier and more fun. Consult our accessories
section for our favorites.