NOTE: This radio comes flashed with ACCESS & ACCST 2.1.x FCC. If using ACCST protocol, you may have to flash your receivers to 2.1.X or flash this radio back to 1.1.3 (available as an option).
FrSky 24CH Taranis X9 Lite Radio Supports ACCESS and D16 Mode.
As a portable radio, the FrSky Taranis X9 Lite is a remarkable fusion of traditional radio design with the innovations of the latest ACCESS protocol. The X9 Lite inherits its classic form factor from the FrSky Taranis X9D series remote control, along with completely preserving the comfort of the classic grip design, it also adds a program scroll button adding convenience when navigating the menu further improving the user experience. For beginners, the wired training function is retained, allowing beginners to improve their skills with the security of an instructors input upon command.
Like the Taranis X-Lite Pro, the new Taranis X9 Lite also uses the latest ACCESS communication protocol, along with ErskyTX / OpenTX open source operating system, it boasts 24 channels with a faster baud rate and lower latency with a high-speed module digital interface. Additional ACCESS features like wireless firmware updates and wireless configurations will be gradually unlocked, providing a more reliable, more secure link between the remote and model. Making the X9 Lite a fully functioning remote control with tons of extra features.
The X, XM, RX, GX series receivers can be gradually upgraded to ACCESS protocol. The 1st batch of updates includes XM, RXSR, RX4R, RX6R, G-RX6, and G-RX8. The 2nd batch will include XM Plus, RX8R Pro and etc. More details about ACCESS here.
Firmware and manual here
Chargers for 18650 batteries available here