Because each AIS XB-8000 Transponder can only be programmed once with your personal MMSI number and other information, these units CANNOT BE CANCELED OR RETURNED once your order has been placed.
Please fill out the details above. You will need to determine the position of the GPS antenna on board the vessel. You can round the distance to the nearest meter. Reference diagram above.
The Vesper Marine XB-8000 integrates AIS, GPS and NMEA information with WiFi capability allowing for the ultimate in safety, peace of mind and enjoyment on the water. A unique Class B AIS transponder with GPS and WiFi allowing AIS and GPS information to be viewed from anywhere on your boat. Mounting the XB-8000 is made easy with innovative cable connection points that create low profile installations.
AIS XB-8000 Transponder (.pdf)
- NMEA 2000 / 0183, WiFi and waterproof USB connectivity
- High-performance two channel AIS transponder
- Allows transponder to be put in Silent Mode
- Includes 50 channel GPS receiver with WAAS/EGNOS
- Multi-color LED keeps you informed of operational status
- View AIS and navigate from your PC or tablet from anywhere on your boat over wireless connections
- Up to five devices connect to WiFi simultaneously
- Free WatchMate app for iPhone / iPad providing interactive remote control
Size: 200mm wide x 130mm high x 60mm depth (7 7/8" x 5 1/8" x 2 3/8")
Environmental: Watertight (USCG CFR-46, IPx7)
Operating temperature: -25_C to +55_C (-13_F to 131_F)
Number of receivers: 2 AIS, 1 DSC (timeshared)
Receive Sensitivity: -113dBm
Number of transmitters: 1 AIS Power supply: 12-24 VDC, 4W nominal
TX Power output: 33 dBm (2W) GPS: 50 channel, (external antenna included)
VHF antenna required: 50 ohm, 156-162MHz, max 2:1 VSWR, PL-259 connector
Serial data: 1 fully isolated USB port (mini), 1 isolated NMEA 0183 input (RS422) 1 NMEA 0183 output (RS422)
Connectivity: NMEA 2000, NMEA 0183, Wireless 802.11 b/g
Wireless: Access Point for up to 5 devices or client of existing router
Wireless Security: WPA / WPA2 PSK
What you get: AIS XB-8000 Transponder - 2m Power / Data cable - External GPS antenna
Buy any Vesper Marine Transponder from March 1st through May 31st and Save.
- Vision2 - $50
- WMX850 - $30
- XB8000 - $25
- XB6000 - $20