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#11261108 - 12/03/15 07:41 PM Onix10 Touch vs Nontouch
JoeyWelch Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 12/02/15
Posts: 3
Ok. I'm ready to buy an Onix. I'm trying to decide if the touch screen is worth the $500 difference between it and the non-touch. What are some of your opinions?

Does the touch have any features that the non-touch doesn't?

Thanks for any advise.

#11261155 - 12/03/15 08:00 PM Re: Onix10 Touch vs Nontouch [Re: JoeyWelch]
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Registered: 02/08/10
Posts: 10280
Loc: Lewisville Tx.

They are both equal other than touch or non touch. We have the 10 touch at the console and the 8 non touch at the bow. Wish we would have done touch at the bow however the RC1 remote has helped big time. You can do things in a different manner that seem much easier than the buttons in touch vs non touch. I also find myself pushing buttons on the touch to navigate certain things faster.
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#11261162 - 12/03/15 08:02 PM Re: Onix10 Touch vs Nontouch [Re: JoeyWelch]
Wayne P. Offline
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Registered: 11/16/10
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The units do the same thing the same way. Navigating the menu system is the only difference.

Using the buttons on the cross-touch version is the same as the NT version.

I did not want a touch screen and would not have bought an ONIX at all until the NT version came out.

I got the ONIX10 SI NT to run the 360 since it has a higher resolution display than the 1100 series.
Dedicated Down Imaging is nice too, but I rarely even turn that on.
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#11261174 - 12/03/15 08:07 PM Re: Onix10 Touch vs Nontouch [Re: JoeyWelch]
JoeyWelch Offline
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Registered: 12/02/15
Posts: 3
Thanks. I'll order it tomorrow.

#11262846 - 12/04/15 05:04 PM Re: Onix10 Touch vs Nontouch [Re: JoeyWelch]
JoeyWelch Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 12/02/15
Posts: 3
Well it's on the way. Think I bit a hole in my lip when I hit the pay now button.

Should be a big difference from the 899 I've been using.

#11274245 - 12/10/15 11:09 AM Re: Onix10 Touch vs Nontouch [Re: JoeyWelch]
Forkfish Offline
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Registered: 01/24/08
Posts: 1058
Loc: Lake Fork, Texas
Great unit you will love it.


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