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A20-Nexus/Nexus Go firmware v1.60

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New

  • Group All TX commands for Record, RF Power On/Off, Mute, Format, ID 

Changes

  • Updated available country list
  • Faster powering on/off of A20 transmitters 
  • Web App: Prevented dragging a TX to a frequency within 300 KHz of another in the RTSA. 
  • ‘-’ and ‘_’ characters in the transmitter name virtual keyboard are now permitted 

Fixed

  • Improvements finding clean frequencies when using AutoAssign 
  • Changing from a tuning band to an overlapping tuning band no longer prevents receiver channels from RF locking. 
  • Web App TX List does not scroll when you have more than 8 transmitters in the list 
  • Web App Nexus Overview screen doesn’t show an A10-TX’s record status 
  • Various Web App improvements. 

NAMM 2024 

Jan 25, 2024, 8:00 AM – Jan 28, 2024, 8:00 AM
Anaheim CA US

At the NAMM show, January 25th through January 28th, in Anaheim, California, we’ll exhibit our Sound Devices Astral® family of wireless audio gear, including the 8-, 12-, or 16-channel A20-Nexus and 4-, 6-, or 8-channel A20-Nexus Go multichannel true diversity wireless receivers with 169-1525 MHz global tuning range via SpectraBand, NexLink® long-distance remote control of transmitters, and integrated RTSA; the A20-TX digital wireless bodypack transmitter with a multipurpose input, flexible powering, and ultra-low-power e-Paper display; the A20-Mini ultra-compact digital wireless bodypack transmitter with optional A20-BatteryDoubler for twice the battery runtime; and A20-RX two-channel slot-in portable true-diversity wireless receiver.  

We also have some surprises planned that you won’t want to miss! Be the first to see some new products making their debut at the NAMM show by visiting our booth, #18103. 

Gary is also going to deliver a presentation at the Demo Days titled “The Advantages of Digital Wireless Technology,” where he’ll discuss the foundations of wireless operation and share stories of his work in the field where he’s faced common challenges that he’s overcome with digital audio tools. 

For more information about the GerrAudio Demo Days and to register, please visit: www.gerr.com/demodays. 


Products Mentioned

A20-Mini

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A20-Nexus

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A20-Nexus Go

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GerrAudio Demo Days 

Dec 14, 2023, 8:00 AM – Dec 15, 2023, 5:30 PM
Toronto Ontario CA

Join us at the upcoming GerrAudio Demo Days in Toronto where we will be giving demos of Sound Devices Astral® wireless audio products for the first time following the announcement that GerrAudio is now our exclusive distributor of our wireless gear for the Canadian market. 

At the Demo Days, December 13th and 14th, RF Applications Engineer Gary Trenda will have an Astral system available in the Sound Devices booth, including A20-Nexus and A20-Nexus Go multichannel true diversity wireless receivers, A20-TX and A20-Mini transmitters, PowerStation 8-M charging station, and the A20-RX receiver.  

Gary is also going to deliver a presentation at the Demo Days titled “The Advantages of Digital Wireless Technology,” where he’ll discuss the foundations of wireless operation and share stories of his work in the field where he’s faced common challenges that he’s overcome with digital audio tools. 

For more information about the GerrAudio Demo Days and to register, please visit: www.gerr.com/demodays. 


Products Mentioned

A20-Mini

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A20-Nexus

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A20-Nexus Go

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Wireless Live-streaming Event

Dec 4, 2023, 5:00 PM
Online US

If you’ve heard about the impressive features that our Astral wireless series offers, but you’re wondering how best to fit the products into your setup, this live, interactive webinar is for you. Cody Heimann, a consultant for Sound Devices with a remarkable portfolio of live sound gigs, will host the streaming event to talk overall about the Astral line and how it coordinates with other products in a wireless sound system.

You are welcome to submit questions for Cody in the form below, and he will be taking questions live during the event, so you can get your questions answered.

To attend the event, you must fill out the form below.


Products Mentioned

A20-Mini

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A20-Nexus

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A20-Nexus Go

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A20-RX

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A20-TX

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A20-Nexus/Nexus Go v1.54 Firmware

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New 

  • Added a Waterfall display to the Web App RTSA for monitoring the RTSA history. 
  • Added RSSI Peak Hold to Web App RTSA. 
  • Added new RF History option, RSSI + Q, to the Web App and Nexus front panel RX views. 
  • Added ‘The screen is locked’ popup when a screen is touched in ‘Show Mode’. 
  • Added ability in the Web App to click and drag a transmitter/receiver pair to a new frequency in the RTSA. 

Changes 

  • Changed RSSI ‘B’ antenna metering and RTSA color to white to clearly differentiate it from the blue of antenna A. 
  • Web App RTSA – new button layout to accomodate Waterfall and Peak Hold features. 
  • RSSI meters behavior changed so that they stay active even with no carrier lock. 

Fixed 

  • Improvements to NexLink reconnection after transmitters are powered down or go out of range. 
  • Various RF tuning and diversity enhancements. 
  • Export Trace CSV format modifications for improved compatibility with database programs such as IAS, Wireless Workbench, etc. 
  • Fixed bug in power source selection where PoE warning could pop-up even with DC powering 
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