Axe-Fx III Owner’s Manual

PDF File—Apr 19, 2021
Current as of firmware 16.x
The Axe-Fx III Tone Match Mini Manual is also now available.

Fractal Audio Blocks Guide

PDF File—Apr 20, 2021
Current as of firmware 16.x

Firmware v16.01 “CYGNUS”

Compatible with Axe-Fx III Original and Axe-Fx III Mark II
Zip Archive—May 11, 2021
If you need help updating, see the Owner’s Manual or this guide.

The current factory presets will be updated soon. In the meanwhile, you can reset any amp channel for appropriate default settings for this new version.

Factory Preset Banks

Zip Archive—June 10, 2020
Factory preset banks, For Axe-Fx III firmware versions 12 through 15
Archive: Presets v1p07, Presets v11p0

Axe-Fx III USB Driver Setup for Windows

Zip Archive – December 15, 2020 – Version 5.10
Requires Windows 7 or newer (x86 or x64).

Axe-Fx III USB Firmware Update v1.10

Zip Archive – Sep 12, 2020

No Driver is required for Mac OS X.
Connect the Axe-Fx III via USB and it will appear
in System Preferences and all audio/MIDI apps.