The latest generation of the LX8000 supports the latest firmware enabling features such as Radio Bridge, Wifi capabilities for weather, task and flight upload and download.
By completing this upgrade you also get 2 more years warranty for your map display unit.
The upgrade requires you to send back your old LX8000 and harness, a new harness will be supplied with the new unit
If you add AHRS you will need to have a V9 or V8 vario
If you would like to upgrade your Vario at the same time, please check out the vario upgrade options here