The original hero of the LX80/90xx series. On the market since 2008 and still fully supported. It comes packed with a V8 variometer (optionally with V9 or V80). A 3.5″ anti-glare display that fits everywhere and an automatic light sensor adjusts the brightness and optimizes the power consumption.
LX8000 devices in use
FLIGHT RECORDER. Integrated.
High-level IGC approved flight recorder with advanced engine noise level sensor. With MOP and MOP2 devices also JET, Electro and FES approved
Many statistics are available during and after the flight. Real time OLC scoring is available during the whole flight.
The Map. Details. Whole world.
Preloaded worldwide terrain, map, airspace and airport databases – FREE of charge!
ICAO. IFOS. Rogersdata.
Buy and load your own ICAO maps.
We’ve kept the same logic, that has already been well-proven on LX4/5/70xx devices.
APT mode. RWY info. NEAR mode.
Airport mode navigates to a selected airport with all necessary information, such as RWY direction, length, frequency and type (grass/asphalt). Each page layout can be completely customized using LX Styler.
Waypoint and Task Mode.
Very simple selection of Waypoints with an intuitive user interface. Create a task on the device or in SeeYou and simply load it via the SD, USB or Wi-Fi.
Assigned Area Task AAT.
The AAT assistant shows the most optimized direction for maximum speed on the task. A very accurate time calculation helps you to arrive home precisely on time.
This feature displays all types of FLARM objects. ADS-B and PCAS objects can also be displayed if compatible, external devices are connected.
FLARM Visual Radar With Audible Warnings.
The Radar shows all necessary data. The target’s present position, altitude and vertical speed are displayed on the map. For each new alert a pop-up appears automatically when a potential collision occurs. The system will also trigger a sound and/or voice warning.
Internal/External. ADS-B capable.
Flarm/PowerFlarm can be either an internal or an external module. Internal Flarm can be extended with a TRX1090 which supports ADS-B.
Optionally can be built in.
Wi-Fi connectivity. SD card. GPS module. USB.
Wi-Fi module, SD card socket, 56 channels GPS module built in and USB port for data exchange and smartphone charge.
Rain Radar. Wi-Fi. NOTAMs.
Don’t be worried while flying a long distance flight – now you can see a real time rain radar picture while flying.
Read, view and filter NOTAMs before and during your flight.
Check out more Wi-Fi features click here.
Soaringspot. SeeYou Cloud. OLC. E-mail
Download tasks on the grid directly from Soaringspot. Upload your flight logs to SeeYou Cloud, the competition organizer or the OLC without leaving your glider.
Advanced Engine Noise Level Sensor
GO-TO function without any waypoints by using the PAN mode. Simple and visual exploration of nearby airspaces with all details.
Optimized Terrain Schemes.
14 Terrain presets available.
CUPx files: Landable Fields With Pictures.
Create your own Waypoint file with terrain photos.
An inertial variometer provides a very accurate wind indication during straight flight.
4 different methods are used to precisely calculate wind speed and direction.
Wind Side Profile. Wind Arrow.
The wind altitude profile displays the wind indication at different altitudes. The wind arrow shows the current wind direction. The arrow can be customized in size, position and colour.
On the 1st Generation the last supported Software is Version 5.05.
|IGC approved flight recorder|
|Profile customization with LX Styler/Style function||Optional|
|Support for waypoints file with images||Optional|
|Map elements |
(roads, highways, water bodies, railways, town names)
|2nd flarm antenna (only with PowerFlarm)||Optional||Optional|