LX NAV S8 57mm Club Vario

LX NAV S8 57mm Club Vario

LX NAV S8 - Small and bright

Version: LX NAV S8 80mm rear seat unit for S8.


  • Standalone digital variometer, final glide calculator and navigation system with moving map.
  • Extremely bright 2.5'' (~ 6.5cm) colour display, readable in all sunlight conditions with the ability to adjust the backlight.
  • Two rotary switches (knobs) with push button function and three push buttons are used for input.
  • GPS and PDA inputs/outputs
  • Flarm Indication, when Flarm is connected to the GPS port
  • Additional Flarm radar screen and artificial horizon
  • Inertial assisted high precision pressure sensors
  • Built-in voice module and AHRS
  • Easy firmware upgrades via SD card
  • Fast and accurate wind calculation if external external compass is connected
  • Indicator Ø57mm, 61x61x95mm
  • Consumption at 12V from 110mA (depends on screen brightness)


  • ARM Cortex-M4 processor running on 160MHz
  • 2.5'' QVGA sunlight readable screen with 1200nits
  • QVGA (320*240pixels) sunlight readable display
  • Digital temperature compensated pressure sensors for altitude and airspeed
  • Inertial platform 3 axis digital +-8g accelerometer, 3 gyroscopes (for inertial vario, AHRS and wind calculation - AHRS can be activated with a pay-for code)
  • Smooth audio output
  • Audio equalizer
  • Integrated synthesized speech output
  • Audible thermal assistant
  • External SD card for configuration, flarmnet and firmware update
  • 2 rotary switches (knobs) with push button function and 3 push buttons are used for input
  • ALS (ambient light sensor)
  • 6 digital inputs - SC, VP + 4 custom defined

Colour Display:

  • 16 bit colour display
  • 2.5"(~ 6.5cm) screen
  • 320 by 240 pixel resolution

Input and Output:

  • GPS port input/output on RS232 level (standard IGC 6 pin connector RJ11)
  • PDA port input/output on RS232 or TTL level for PDA/PNA devices with 5V pwr supply (8 pin RJ 45, 5V output max 2A) audio output
  • 1Mbit CANbus for connection for S8D repeater, compass or remote stick
  • Speed command and Vario priority input + 4 additional inputs
  • Two Rotary knobs with push function

User Interface:

  • Moving map with airspace track up option
  • Airspace display
  • Waypoints and task display
  • AHRS display (optional)
  • Display of 4 configurable values
  • Display of 3 configurable values on map screen
  • TP and TASK navigation
  • Flarm radar
  • Flarm warnings
  • Flarm Net

Optional Accessories: (please find these in the LX NAV Vario Accessories section)

  • AHRS activation with a CODE - no need any hardware upgrade
  • Remote stick
  • Compass
  • S8D repeater unit
  • Oudie
  • Bluetooth
  • Nano

Power Supply:

  • Power input 10-16 V DC
  • Consumption of LXNAV S8 at 12 V:
    • 120 mA - minimum brightness without audio.
    • 180 mA - maximum brightness without audio.
  • Consumption of LXNAV S8D at 12 V:
    • 90mA - maximum brightness

Size and Weight:

  • Standard 57mm hole
  • 61mm x 61mm x 95mm (excl connector)
  • Weight: ~330g
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  • Brand: LX NAV
  • Product Code: LX NAV S8 57mm Club Vario
  • Availability: In Stock
  • £1,060.37
  • Ex Tax: £883.64

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