09-20-2018 --> MGW Ace Decoder Version 1.6.0 Released
DVB-ASI input support
Ancillary Data Support
Closed Captions: CEA-708 / CEA-608
Transport : RDD11 and ANSI/SCTE 128, ATSC A/72
Timecode (SMPTE12M-2) and AFD
Stream Forwarding: Decode UDP TS / Pro-MPEG / Zixi™ or DVB-ASI stream (HEVC or H.264) over baseband video while forwarding the stream for IPTV distribution.
AC-3 / Dolby audio pass-through
End-to-End Latency monitoring when paired with MGW Ace Encoder or MGW Diamond
Enhanced error resilience mode for artifact-free playback
Splash screen and “waiting for stream” banner on baseband video outputs (while in stop/playing mode)
SDI2 can be set as a primary output (HD/SD)
Customizable Notice & Consent banner at login
Additional information can be found in the attached PDF
The firmware upgrade is available at no charge to Platinum customers and to Gold customers running the same main branch version.
All other customers - please contact VITEC Support Team for additional information of how to purchase the upgrade.
07-11-2017 --> MGW Ace Decoder Version 1.5.5 Released
Version Highlights: • Decodes H.264 and HEVC Full HD 1080p60 streams up to 4:2:2 10bits • Supported video outputs: Simultaneous playback over 3G/HD/SD-SDI, SD-SDI, HDMI and Composite video outputs • Supported audio outputs: Embedded audio ...
11-Jan-2022 --> MGW Blade System - Version 10.2 Released
MGW x100 New Features MGES-7000 4K License has been added allowing 4K encoding 4K Support in SDI I\O: • 4 Upper connectors of SDI I\O support up to 12G-SDI inputs (4096x2160/3840x2160 p60) • MGES-7000 Blade can support up to 4x 4K ...
18-DEC-2020 --> MGW Ace Decoder Version 2.1.0 Released
Important note: Firmware package version 1.9.4 or higher must be installed on MGW Ace Decoder prior upgrading to v2.X.Y versions. Features: - Transport: o MPTS: Stream selection per Program Number - Network: o IEEE 802.1X - Extensible ...
05-MAY-2020 --> MGW Ace Decoder Version 1.9.2 Released
Version Highlights: - Support for updated MGW Ace Decoder systems allowing 16-ch audio decode Bug Fixes: - End-to-End latency does not show up - SDT display issue Libraries: - Zixi library: SDK v.12.4.35905 - SRT Library : v1.3.1
06-APR-2020 --> MGW Ace Decoder Version 1.9.0 Released
Version Highlights: - Audio Decoding: o 8x mono / 4x stereo audio decode (AAC-LC/AAC-ELD) o 16x mono / 8x stereo audio decode – Feature under license, available for units produced after March 2020 - Transport: o MPTS : Multi-program ...