Speed > Speed > Speed
The 7212 has pretty much the same software as the 5212 with few new features on the 7212 added in. The BIG difference is SPEED. The 7212 pans and zooms amazingly fast, menu selections are instantaneous, instead of sometimes taking a few seconds. Doesn’t sound like much, but after a day of fishing and changing the display all day long, it makes a difference.
Another major feature difference is with the Video in. If you use the video in on the 5212, you get a 640×480 image that takes up about 1/4 to 2/3’s of the display. The 7212 upscales the video to fill the display so you get a much larger video size.
It fits in the same hole but it is a little deeper and heavier. The 7212 will show Color Radar when using xHD and has the added capacity for future software upgrades as they release new features.
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