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GPS Chartplotters?

I've been looking at the Standard Horizon CP180I, but have also seen that in order for it to be a worth while unit I'd have to buy an additional Max card. If I did that it would push the unit in the price range of a Garmin. I'm not sure which is better, and I have never used a GPS chartplotter before. Any thoughts would be appreciated.
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Get the Garmin. Most of their units are available with the US Coastal or Inland charts pre-loaded, which often makes the far more cost-effective than the other brands. They also tend to have a better, more intuitive User Interface.
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