LightHouse 3 Software for The Axiom Family MFDs

Software download and update information for Raymarine Axiom, Axiom+, Axiom Pro and Axiom XL LightHouse 3 products:

  • Applicable for: Axiom, Axiom+, Axiom Pro & Axiom XL LightHouse 3 Multifunction Displays Only
  • Current Software Version: v3.15.62 Guadeloupe
  • Release Date: August 2021 (Download is constantly updated to include all latest ISO files)

Note: Please be sure to read all customer notices and update instructions prior to upgrading your system.


LightHouse 3 download for the Axiom Family of multifunction displays only.



Open Source GPL/LGPL

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Software release date, new features, enhancements and bug fixes

Current Version

Bundle Release Date Features
August 2021

New Features:

  • Reeds almanac now available with LightHouse charts
  • LightHouse charts Tides and Currents now available for France
  • Minimum depth warning message, when entering 0.8m or less
  • Shallow depth alarm - configurable in the Alarms > Settings menu
  • Anchor Drag wizard
  • Renamed "Anchor Drift" to Position Drift" in the Alarms > Settings menu
  • Mercury VesselView now supported in Horizontal or Vertical split screen modes
  • Optional daily event grouping for waypoints
  • Radar range ring customization - select the number of rings to display
  • Additional GNSS Lat/Lon position format selections - now 6 to choose from
  • Fuel Tanks can now be excluded from the Fuel Manager calculations
  • Pitch is now available as a databox selection, located under the "Boat" category for data items
  • Polar Table library update - we now have over 470 popular cruising and racing sailboats, built in
  • Fish ID and Alarm features now available for all Fishfinder depth transducers (Raymarine and Airmar)
    • Note – only applicable if the transducer is connected directly to an AXIOM-series MFD or RVX1000. CP-Sounders, (e.g.: CP370/470/570) do not currently support this feature.
  • Optional suppression of Dangerous Target alarms for stationary targets
  • iKey Bluetooth keyboard and trackpad support - full details in user manual
  • On-Screen auto focus control for M400 and M500 cameras
  • Users can now follow a waypoint from within a route (follow from here), and can easily reverse the route - improved UI

First Responder:

  • Waypoints can now be entered via Bearing and Range from a fixed point
  • Import and Export of waypoints via NMEA0183
  • Pin Lock
  • If Heading or SOG data becomes unavailable, a warning message is shown on the Homescreen

Bug Fixes

  • Mercury VesselView - resolves an issue where no data was being displayed if the ignition was turned on, but the engines are not running
  • 2nd Echo Rejection corrected/Improved
  • Improvements to shallow water tracking and general performance
  • Navionics subscription expired warning message box would keep popping up - fixed
  • LightHouse charts subscription showing expired, but with a future date shown - fixed
  • Realbathy depth curves are now drawn down to 0.25m increments
  • MFD would state you have ejected the MicroSD card incorrectly, when you have not - fixed
  • Engine data dampening has been improved, so that the master and repeater MFDs are more in sync
  • When advancing a waypoint in a route, a repeater MFD could sometimes advance more than once - fixed
  • Resolved an issue where the MFD would report "No Update Found" when inserting a software MicroSD card
  • GNSS differential mode was incorrectly re-enabled when changing from GLONASS to BeiDou - fixed
  • Implemented a fix to prevent the AXIOM from not detecting a LightHouse chart, after it has been updated
  • Improvements for the detection of both Analogue and Digital IP cameras