LightHouse Sport Software for Element MFDs

Software download and update information for Raymarine Element HV and Element S:

  • Applicable for: Element MFDs
  • Software Version: v3.15.50
  • Release Date: August 2021
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Element software
inc. networked products
File size: ~1.06 GB


Element software only
File size: ~1.03 GB



Software History

Version Release Date Features


August 2021

New Features:

  • Reeds almanac now available with LightHouse charts
  • Minimum depth warning message, when depth is 0.8m or less
  • Shallow depth alarm - configurable in the alarms menu. When triggered, it will keep alarming every 30 seconds until vessel depper than the set limit
  • Anchor Drift renamed to Position Drift
  • Depth and Water Temp now stored against Waypoints and Track Points
  • Currents and Tides now available for France, with updated LightHouse chart

Bug Fixes

  • 2nd Echo Rejection algorithm corrected/improved
  • Navionics subscription expired warning message would keep popping up - fixed
  • LightHouse charts could show expired subscription, but with future dates - fixed, but may also require a chart update
  • Element voltage reading on the home screen seen to jump up/down - fixed
  • RealBathy depth curves now drawn down to 0.25m increments
  • Resolved an issue where element could crash when exiting the demo video


June 2021

New Features:

  • Support for North America LightHouse charts
  • High resolution contours in Fishing Mode only for North America charts
  • Tides and Currents are now available at greater zoom levels
  • Improved Tides and Currents, and Current stations now available for LightHouse Charts Great Britain/Ireland and North America

Bug Fixes

  • Finnish translation for 'knots' corrected
  • Korean translation for 'meters' corrected
  • Resolved intermittent crash with RealBathy
  • Improved Land features for LightHouse charts (Sweden)
  • Added Arabic keyboard when editing waypoints
  • Corrected issue with tidal curve being shown incorrectly


Mar 2021
  • Support for image processing improvements
  • Included LightHouse charts Demo information, when in simulator mode


Jan 2021

New Features:

  • Support for Raymarine's new LightHouse Charts / Points of interest, Streets etc.
    (Note: Excluding S63)
  • Support for the RayConnect app
  • 256-color palette Radar overlay on Chart

Bug Fixes

  • Corrects an issue with the Databoxes, where they could overlap under certain conditions
  • Corrects the Databox settings page, to correctly display the Databox placements
  • Corrects an issue where changing between Demo types (i.e. Fishing (inland) to fishing (Ice)), you can get an incorrect SONAR combo image
  • Corrects a "No transducer connected" message, with improved noise rejection when reading the transducer sense resistor value


Nov 2019

New Features:

  • Ice Fishing profiles, released alongside the A80581 Ice fishing kit hardware


June 2019

New Features:

  • Element S model initial support
    • Supports the CPT-S High CHRP Conical transducers only
  • Radar Support over WiFi - i.e. Quantum*
  • New sailing & cruising Profiles
    • Modified Homescreen and Data pages (i.e. Rolling Road)
  • Connect with NMEA2000 compatible autopilot for tracking
  • 1-2-1 networking - Two Element displays can be linked together on SeaTalkNG, and can Sync waypoints

*Note: Element does not support Doppler or MARPA features

Bug Fixes:

  • Resolved an intermittent system crash when exiting Demo mode
  • Implemented Rolling Road view in the DashBoard App for 7", 9" & 12" Element displays (a reset may be required after the software upgrade)


April 2019

New Features:

  • Updates for Sailing
  • Support for expanded NMEA2000 data
  • Smart Transducer support (no calibration)
  • SONAR processing and Ping rate improvements
  • RealVision 2x depth auto range
  • Swap inland fishing profile app positions
  • AIS support
  • improved SONAR simulator recording
  • Multiple Data Source Selection support
  • Accommodation for Tidal offsets to auto generated charts

Bug Fixes:

  • Enhancements to Tide mode, on LightHouse Charts
  • RealVision 3D pauses when sensitivity adjustment is selected - now fixed
  • Improvements to the Diagnostics section
  • Changing SONAR range caused the historical gain to change, causing targets to disappear from the history - now resolved
  • Extended the RealVision 3D ScrollBack range
  • When changing range on SideVision, an artifact was observed on DownVision - now fixed
  • Dashboard Data enhancements
  • Various other Improvements and Enhancements


March 2019

Initial Release for 12"


Feb 2019

Initial Release for 7" and 9"