Upgrade All of your Evolution Autopilot Components
Please make sure you upgrade your p70 / p70R autopilot control head and Evolution ACU (actuator control unit) to the latest software when upgrading your Evolution heading sensor. Your Evolution autopilot system will require recalibration after the new software is installed.
Always upgrade the EV-1 Sensor first before updating Actuator Control Unit (ACU).
Upgrading the Evolution Autopilot with a Legacy a/c/e/eS/gS Series chartplotter/MFD display
Please ensure the display software is at level v13.37 or above before updating the Evolution autopilot.
Upgrading the Autopilot with a Legacy G-Series chartplotter/MFD display
Please ensure your G-Series system software level is v4.49 or above before updating the Evolution autopilot.
Firmware update processes are done at your own risk. Before initiating the update process be sure to backup and make copies of all important files.
If the firmware process is interrupted your product may not function properly, therefore do not interrupt the process and ensure the unit is on a reliable power supply. Damage caused by incomplete upgrades will not be covered by Raymarine warranty.
By Downloading the software, you agree to these terms.
|V3.15||September 2023||Corrects for a few ACU serial numbers that were NOT affected by the recall software but still shuts the ACU down.|
|V3.14||August 2023||Software check to see if an ACU150/400 is within the ACU recall range (June/July) and if it is alarms “Power & Motor cables are swapped” and will disable ACU from working.|
|v3.04 & 3.13||March 2023||This release maintains compatibility with latest Evolution heading sensor and control head software release|
|v3.04 & 3.12||Apr 2020|
Please Note: This only affects Evolution Pilot systems with the Actuator Control Unit (ACU) at v3.11 software level and is operating without a Rudder Reference Transducer installed.
It does not affect autopilots that have a Rudder Reference Transducer installed.
It does not affect earlier ACUs with v3.04 or lower software levels.
It does not affect the EV2 Drive by Wire Autopilot system.
It does not affect the ACU300system.
|v3.04 & 3.11||Nov 2019|
Some Raymarine products contain software code developed by third parties that are covered by open source GPL and LGPL software license agreements. You can view the third party license agreements by visiting the Manuals section of our website.
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Info: a/c/e/eS/gS Download - This download now contains the following additional product updates: Pilots – Evolution ACU, Evolution CCU, p70
Note: The included R4 pilot software requires recalibration of the autopilot once complete.
Warning a/c/e/eS/gS Series - Updating via a/c/e/eS/gS Series display. MFD software must be at level v13.37 and above
Warning G Series - Updating via G Series system. System software must be at level v4.49 and above
Warning Pilot System - You must update EV Sensor before updating your ACU