Humminbird 597ci hd di Side and Switch Fire Imaging Explained


humminbird 597ci hd diIn this video the features and definitions of the Humminbird 597ci hd di are revealed and explained.

Unlike previous models being restricted to down imaging only, the 597ci hd di, enables the operator to use both down imaing and side imaging at the same time on split screen format.

The main advantages of this is to be able to view not only what’s  directly beneath your boat but also displays what’s to either side of the boat.

One example of how this switch fire technology can be used to your advantage is when you might be fishing close to a ban but don’t know on which side of the boat the fish may be lurking.

There is virtually no limit of information you get from Switch fire!

Humminbird 597ci hd di Unique technology

This unique technology puts you, the angler in control and lets them choose how their sonar returns are displayed.

Maxmode user Switchfire to allow the returns to be displayed on screen in full details..

Timber, rocks, or even fish, watch it all come alive on a crystal-clear, full-color, 5-inch display. With screens that size, it’s easy to take advantage of versatile Down Imaging Sonar and unique Humminbird SwitchFire technology, with a beam sensitive enough to track a jig down to 70 feet and separate fish as close as a couple inches inches apart.

You can find your way using built-in UniMap or up the options with optional Lakemaster and Navionics cartography.

Get all this technology in an easy to see in-dash mount, or use Humminbird’s Tilt & Swivel Quick Disconnect Mounting System.

Advanced Sonar Features:

  • Switchfire Sonar
  • Split Screen Zoom
  •  Split Screen Bottom Lock
  • TrueArch Technology
  • Selective Fish ID+
  • Wide Narrow Cone Split Screen
  • Freeze Frame with the ability to Mark Structure on Sonar
  • Sonar Echo Enhancement


A Humminbird 597ci hd di alternative is the Humminbird 385ci kayak fish finder.


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