How much does it cost overall?

Pricing breakdown is published at the bottom of the comparison table.

Which Apple devices/iOS versions for Weather4D?

  • iPhone 4s and above
  • iPad Mini 1 and above
  • iPad 2 and above
  • iPad Pro (all models)
  • iOS 9 and above

iPad “4G” compatibility option is recommended.  Wifi only iPads can however connect to the NMEA GPS through a local wifi when available.

Which Android versions are supported?

Android 4.2 and above

How to access wave and current models after upgrading?

GFS is available without subscription for all three applications unlike Weather4D and Weather4D Pro which offered some additional models. If you have a current subscription, it continues on new releases with additional models and no extra charge.

Additional models are:
  • ARPEGE Global 0,5 ° (4 days)
  • MFWAM wave models from Météo-France, 3 resolutions for 3 covers: Global, Europe and France
  • NCOM current models at 1/30 ° (2 NM) for US and Caribbean coastal areas

Otherwise, 35+ models are now available for the same subscription price as prior to the Weather4D Lite, Routing and Routing & Navigation releases. A single subscription can be shared across up to 5 devices.

To subscribe, go to Global Settings Global settings scroll down and tap on the price next to the price label and follow instructions in the App Store.

If you plan to use Weather4D on several devices (up to 5 devices), create an account within the application. Type in a user id and password to create the account and register the first device. On the other devices enter the same credentials to register them and access the subscription.

Without a subscription, weather/wave/currents models can be downloaded to Weather4D from any grib file servers such as
http://grib.weather4d.com/MyOcean or http://openskiron.org/en/openwrf

How do I subscribe to get additional weather models?

Launch Weather4D. In Global Settings Global settings, scroll down down and tap on price label. Then, Account option allows entering a user id and password to register the device, in order to use subscription with up to five devices.

More information is available in Weather4D user guide in section 2.3 “Weather forecast models with subscription” section on page 14.

How to upgrade to Weather4D Routing & Navigation?

Upgrade from Weather4D

Step 1: Update to Weather4D Lite

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/weather4d-lite/id418723845

Step 2: Upgrade to Weather4D Routing & Navigation

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app-bundle/weather4d-lite-upgrade-to-weather4d-routing-navigation/id1352282857

Note: Upgrade happens by purchasing a bundle containing Weather4D Lite and Weather4D Routing & Navigation.  As Weather4D was purchased before, the App Store will charge only the difference between the bundle price and the price paid for Weather4D.

 

Upgrade from Weather4D Lite

upgrade w4d lite w4d rn

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app-bundle/weather4d-lite-upgrade-to-weather4d-routing-navigation/id1352282857

Note: Upgrade happens by purchasing a bundle containing Weather4D Lite and Weather4D Routing & Navigation.  As Weather4D Lite was purchased before, the App Store will charge only the difference between the bundle price and the price paid for Weather4D Lite.

Upgrade from Weather4D Pro

Step 1: Update to Weather4D Routing

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/weather4d-routing/id480096611?mt=8

Step 2: Upgrade to Weather4D Routing & Navigation

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app-bundle/weather4d-routing-upgrade-to-weather-4d-routing-navigation/id1352284646?mt=8

Note: Upgrade happens by purchasing a bundle containing Weather4D Routing and Weather4D Routing & Navigation.  As Weather4D Pro was purchased before, the App Store will charge only the difference between the bundle price and the price paid for Weather4D Pro.

Upgrade from Weather4D Routing

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app-bundle/weather4d-routing-upgrade-to-weather-4d-routing-navigation/id1352284646?mt=8

Note: Upgrade happens by purchasing a bundle containing Weather4D Routing and Weather4D Routing & Navigation.  As Weather4D Routing was purchased before, the App Store will charge only the difference between the bundle price and the price paid for Weather4D Routing.

How do I subscribe to get nautical charts*?

We partner with GeoGarage, a leading digital nautical charts broadcaster company.  GeoGarage charts originate directly  from official International Hydrographic Offices. They are regularly and automatically updated through GeoGarage Cloud computing solution.

Subscribe to GeoGarage

For more information, please check “Subscription to GeoGarage marine charts” on page 6 of “Navigation & Weather Routing” User Guide.

* Nautical charts are supported only by Weather4D Routing & Navigation.

How do I connect Weather4D Routing & Navigation to the NMEA*?

Connection settings can be found in the Weather4D Routing & Navigation User Guide in the Section 5.3 “TCP/IP settings with main NMEA Wi-Fi gateway” on page 113.

* This feature is supported only by Weather4D Routing & Navigation.