AD1, AD2, ADX1, ADX1M, ADX2, and ADX2FD Firmware Release Notes

Axient Digital Transmitters

Recommendation

Update all Axient Digital devices in a configuration to the same firmware version.


Version 1.1.62

Release Date: 1/18/2019

New Features

  • Initial firmware for ADX2FD
  • Safe Start menu
    • The Safe Start menu powers on the unit with the RF muted to prevent interference to other nearby transmitters. Next, a Safe Start menu appears to quickly configure the RF and the available lock options.
    • To initiate the Safe Start menu for AD1, AD2, ADX1, ADX2, and ADX2FD, hold down EXIT during boot up. For ADX1M, hold down EXIT + UP during boot up.

Improvements

  • Updated the 794 – 806 MHz (R52) frequency band for Israel
  • Optimized performance of automatic interference avoidance for ADX2FD in the G56 and K56 bands when operating in Frequency Diversity combining mode.

Notes

  • User Guides: AD1 | AD2 | ADX1 | ADX1M | ADX2 | ADX2FD
  • AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 version 1.1.62 is compatible with devices on version 1.1.62 and below, but it is recommended to update all devices used together to the same firmware version.
  • To operate AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 version 1.1.62 devices with other Shure systems and software, see the following list of minimum versions:
    • Axient Digital AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 Transmitters 1.1.62
    • Axient Digital AD4D/Q Receivers 1.1.62
    • Axient AXT600 Spectrum Manager 2.1.22
    • SBC240/840/840M Chargers 1.1.62
    • SBRC Shure Battery Rack Charger 1.1.2
    • Shure Update Utility 2.4.3
    • ShurePlus Channels 1.4.2
    • Wireless Workbench 6.12.6

Version 1.1.43

Release Date: 9/5/2018

New Feature

  • Initial firmware for ADX1, ADX1M, and ADX2 transmitters.

Improvements

  • Support for new or changed frequency bands:
    • Israel (R52) 794 MHz – 806 MHz
    • U.S. (G57) 470 MHz – 608 MHz: Now excludes 600 MHz guard bands
    • U.S. (G57+) 470 MHz – 608 MHz and 614 – 616 MHz: Includes UHFTV + Guard bands.
  • Menu UI improvements
  • Bug fixes

Notes

  • User Guides: AD1 | AD2
  • AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 version 1.1.43 is compatible with devices on version 1.1.43 and below, but it is recommended to update all devices used together to the same firmware version.
  • To operate AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 version 1.1.43 devices with other Shure systems and software, see the following list of minimum versions:
    • Axient Digital AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 Transmitters 1.1.43
    • Axient Digital AD4D/Q Receivers 1.1.43
    • Axient AXT600 Spectrum Manager 2.1.22
    • SBC240/840/840M Chargers 1.1.43
    • SBRC Shure Battery Rack Charger 1.1.X
    • Shure Update Utility 2.4.2
    • ShurePlus Channels 1.4.2
    • Wireless Workbench 6.12.5

Version: 1.0.29

Release Date: 6/18/2018

Improvement

  • Resolves intermittent issue in which frequency on transmitter could reset to default value (Group 1, Channel 1) when batteries are fully drained.

Notes

  • AD1/2 version 1.0.29 is compatible with AD1/2 devices on version 1.0.29 and below, but it is recommended to update all devices used together to the same firmware version.
  • To operate AD1/2 version 1.0.29 devices with other Shure systems and software, see the following list of minimum versions:
    • Axient Digital AD4D/Q Receivers 1.0.27
    • Shure Update Utility 2.4.2
    • ShurePlus Channels 1.4
    • Wireless Workbench 6.12.2

Version: 1.0.21

Release Date: 11/20/2017

Improvements

  • Adds support for transmitter SKUs sold in Brazil
  • Improved user interface

Notes

  • AD1/2 version 1.0.21 is compatible with AD1/2 devices on version 1.0.21 and below, but it is recommended to update all devices used together to the same firmware version.
  • To operate AD1/2 version 1.0.21 devices with other Shure systems and software, see the following list of minimum versions:
    • Axient Digital AD1/2 Transmitters 1.0.21
    • Axient Digital AD4D/Q Receivers 1.0.21
    • Axient AXT600 Spectrum Manager 2.0.27
    • SBRC Shure Battery Rack Charger 1.0.1
    • Shure Update Utility 2.4.1
    • ShurePlus Channels 1.4
    • Wireless Workbench 6.12.2

Version: 1.0.17

Release Date: 8/3/2017

New Feature

  • Initial release

Notes

  • To operate AD1 and AD2 version 1.0.17 devices with other Shure systems and software, see the following list of minimum versions:
    • Axient Digital AD1/2 Transmitters 1.0.17
    • Axient Digital AD4D/Q Receivers 1.0.17
    • Axient AXT600 Spectrum Manager 2.0.27
    • SBRC Shure Battery Rack Charger 1.0.1
    • Shure Update Utility 2.4
    • ShurePlus Channels 1.4
    • Wireless Workbench 6.12.2