Wingman App v1.01

688 with Wingman app on iPhone

6-Series gets a Wingman

The 6-Series supports remote control via the Wingman, a free iOS wireless interface app at the App Store.

WM-Connect dongle

WM-Connect Required

Integration with Wingman requires WM-Connect, a Bluetooth Smart USB accessory by Sound Devices.

Sound Devices Wingman App software - (v1.01) provides an update for the Wingman iOS-base application, which is a wireless interface for the 6-Series line of field production mixer/recorders. The update includes several performance enhancements related to 6-Series support for the Wingman wireless interface app and WM-Connect accessory.

NOTE: Wingman v1.01 requires updating the 6-Series Firmware to v4.01. It is important that, before launching Wingman, the 6-Series mixer is running v4.01 and the Wingman app on the iOS device is updated to v1.01.

It is highly recommended that users update to the latest version of software available as soon as possible.

Download the available Wingman User Guide. It is up-to-date with all relevant features and functionality changes provided in the latest released versions of firmware/software.


Download Wingman from Apple App Store

NOTE: Updating Wingman to v1.01 also requires updating the 6-Series mixer/recorder's firmware to v4.01. For more information, select your model of mixer: 688 | 664 | 633

Last update October 18, 2016

Updates introduced in 1.01 include:

Fixed

  • Wingman meter response is sluggish when WM-Connect is connected to the CL-12 Keyboard port.
  • Wingman display and metadata errors with 6-Series after the app has been brought in and out of Standby Mode.
  • iPad Pro 12.9” minor display issue in the Devices Found page.
  • Intermittent issue where Track Arm status shows incorrect state at sample rates 88.2kHz and above.
  • Track arming display inconsistencies.

1.01 - October 18, 2016

Fixed

  • Wingman meter response is sluggish when WM-Connect is connected to the CL-12 Keyboard port.
  • Wingman display and metadata errors with 6-Series after the app has been brought in and out of Standby Mode.
  • iPad Pro 12.9” minor display issue in the Devices Found page.
  • Intermittent issue where Track Arm status shows incorrect state at sample rates 88.2kHz and above.
  • Track arming display inconsistencies.

1.00 - Sept 9, 2016

New

  • Support for Wingman, an iOS application by Sound Devices, LLC and the hardware accessory, WM-Connect, a Bluetooth® Smart USB dongle.
    • Wingman is a free iOS application available as a free download from the Apple® App Store.
    • WM-Connect is an optional hardware accessory that connects to the 688 USB Port via USB B to USB A adapter or directly to CL-12 Keyboard port. The Bluetooth Smart device automatically pairs with mobile devices running iOS v8.0 or later.
  • From the Wingman app, you can:
    • Remotely control Record, Stop, False Take, and Circle commands
    • View Audio Metering, Timecode, Absolute time, Record Status, and more
    • Arm/Disarm Tracks for recording and manage track naming
    • Edit metadata of upcoming, current, and up to 50 previous recorded takes, including: scene, take, notes, track names, etc.
    • Manage, Create, and Email Sound Reports