Firmware

AD1, AD2, ADX1, ADX1M, ADX2, ADX2FD, and AD3 - Axient Digital Transmitters

Versions

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1.3.26
August 23, 2021

Recommendation

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

Improvements

  • Bug fixes

Notes

  • User Guides: AD1 | AD2 | ADX1 | ADX1M | ADX2 | ADX2FD | AD3
  • To operate AD1/2, ADX1/1M/2/2FD and AD3 version 1.3.26 devices with other Shure systems and software, see the following list of minimum versions:
    • Axient Digital AD1/2, ADX1/1M/2/2FD and AD3 Transmitters 1.3.26
    • Axient Digital AD4D/Q Receivers 1.3.26
    • Axient AXT600 Spectrum Manager 2.1.38
    • SBC240/840/840M Chargers 1.3.26
    • SBRC Shure Battery Rack Charger 1.1.6
    • Shure Update Utility 2.6.1
    • Wireless Workbench 6.14.1
    • ShurePlus Channels iOS 1.4.6
    • ShurePlus Channels Android (Beta) 1.0.1
1.3.6
May 11, 2021

Recommendation

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

 

Improvements

  • Bug fixes

Notes

  • User Guides: AD1AD2ADX1ADX1MADX2ADX2FD
  • To operate AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 version 1.3.6 devices with other Shure systems and software, see the following list of minimum versions:
    • Axient Digital AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 Transmitters 1.3.6
    • Axient Digital AD4D/Q Receivers 1.3.6
    • Axient AXT600 Spectrum Manager 2.1.38
    • SBC240/840/840M Chargers 1.3.6
    • SBRC Shure Battery Rack Charger 1.1.6
    • Shure Update Utility 2.6.0
    • ShurePlus Channels 1.4.5
    • Wireless Workbench 6.14.0
1.2.109
November 10, 2020

Improvements

  • Updated the firmware version number for the purpose of keeping all Axient Digital firmware version numbers aligned for brand-new system installations

Notes

  • User Guides: AD1 | AD2 | ADX1 | ADX1M | ADX2 | ADX2FD
  • To operate version 1.2.109 devices with other Shure systems and software, see the following list of minimum versions:
    • Axient Digital AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 Transmitters 1.2.109
    • Axient Digital AD4D/Q Receivers 1.2.83
    • Axient AXT600 Spectrum Manager 2.1.31
    • SBC240/840/840M Chargers 1.2.109
    • SBRC Shure Battery Rack Charger 1.1.5
    • Shure Update Utility 2.4.8
    • ShurePlus Channels 1.4.5
    • Wireless Workbench 6.13.3
1.2.83
August 17, 2020

Improvements

  • Support for G56 AD3 band variants for Indonesia and Vietnam
  • Support for G55 and K53 AD3 band variants for Brazil

Notes

  • User Guides: AD1AD2ADX1ADX1MADX2ADX2FD
  • We recommend updating all devices used together to the same firmware version.
  • To operate AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 version 1.2.83 devices with other Shure systems and software, see the following list of minimum versions:
  • Axient Digital AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 Transmitters 1.2.83
  • Axient Digital AD4D/Q Receivers 1.2.83
  • Axient AXT600 Spectrum Manager 2.1.31
  • SBC240/840/840M Chargers 1.2.73
  • SBRC Shure Battery Rack Charger 1.1.5
  • Shure Update Utility 2.4.8
  • ShurePlus Channels 1.4.2
  • Wireless Workbench 6.13.3
1.2.73
June 1, 2020

Improvements

  • Support for new frequency bands:
    • Indonesia: G63 487 MHz – 636MHz
    • Thailand: P55 694 MHz – 806 MHz
  • Improved mitigation against ShowLink connection failures

Notes

  • User Guides: AD1AD2ADX1ADX1MADX2ADX2FD
  • AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 version 1.2.73 is compatible with devices on version 1.2.73 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 1.2.73 devices with other Shure systems and software, see the following list of minimum versions:
    • Axient Digital AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 Transmitters 1.2.73
    • Axient Digital AD4D/Q Receivers 1.2.73
    • Axient AXT600 Spectrum Manager 2.1.31
    • SBC240/840/840M Chargers 1.2.73
    • SBRC Shure Battery Rack Charger 1.1.5
    • Shure Update Utility 2.4.7
    • ShurePlus Channels 1.4.2
    • Wireless Workbench 6.13.2
1.2.34
December 27, 2019

Improvements

  • Support for RF band Z16 (Japan): 1240 MHz – 1260 MHz
  • Support for G56 (Indonesia, limited to 10mW)

 

Notes

  • User Guides: AD1 | AD2 | ADX1 | ADX1M | ADX2 | ADX2FD
  • AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 version 1.2.34 is compatible with devices on version 1.2.34 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 1.2.34 devices with other Shure systems and software, see the following list of minimum versions:
    • Axient Digital AD1/2 and ADX1/1M/2 Transmitters 1.2.34
    • Axient Digital AD4D/Q Receivers 1.2.34
    • Axient AXT600 Spectrum Manager 2.1.22
    • SBC240/840/840M Chargers 1.2.34
    • SBRC Shure Battery Rack Charger 1.1.5
    • Shure Update Utility 2.4.6
    • ShurePlus Channels 1.4.2
    • Wireless Workbench 6.13.1
1.1.62
January 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

Associated products

ADX2FD/SM58

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with Frequency Diversity and ShowLink remote control. SM58® cartridge, black finish.

ADX2FD/B58

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with Frequency Diversity and ShowLink remote control. Beta58A® cartridge, black finish.

ADX2FD/B87A

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with Frequency Diversity and ShowLink remote control. Beta®87A cartridge, black finish.

ADX2FD/B87C

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with Frequency Diversity and ShowLink remote control. Beta®87C cartridge, black finish.

ADX2FD/K8

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with Frequency Diversity and ShowLink remote control. KSM8 cartridge, black or nickel finish.

ADX2FD/K9

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with Frequency Diversity and ShowLink remote control. KSM9 cartridge, black or nickel finish.

ADX2FD/K9HS

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with Frequency Diversity and ShowLink remote control. KSM9HS cartridge, black or nickel finish.

ADX2FD/VP68

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with Frequency Diversity and ShowLink remote control. VP68 cartridge, black finish.

AD2/B58A

A rugged metal handheld transmitter with powerful features and a BETA 58A® cartridge. Available in black.

AD2/B87A

A rugged metal handheld transmitter with powerful features and a BETA®87A cartridge. Available in black.

AD2/B87C

A rugged metal handheld transmitter with powerful features and a BETA®87C cartridge. Available in black.

AD2/KSM8

A rugged metal handheld transmitter with powerful features and a KSM8 cartridge. Black or nickel finish.

AD2/KSM9

A rugged metal handheld transmitter with powerful features and a KSM9 cartridge. Black or nickel finish.

AD2/KSM9HS

A rugged metal handheld transmitter with powerful features and a KSM9HS cartridge. Black or nickel finish.

AD2/SM58

A rugged metal handheld transmitter with powerful features and an SM58® cartridge. Available in black.

AD2/VP68

A rugged metal handheld transmitter with powerful features and a VP68 cartridge. Available in black.

ADX1

A slim, light ShowLink-enabled bodypack with powerful features and options.

ADX1M

Incredibly small, smooth bodypack with internal antenna for better concealment and more comfortable wear in theater productions and other applications requiring discreet placement.

ADX2/B58

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with ShowLink remote control. Beta 58A® cartridge, black finish.

ADX2/B87A

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with ShowLink remote control. Beta®87A cartridge, black finish.

ADX2/B87C

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with ShowLink remote control. Beta®87C cartridge, black finish.

ADX2/K8

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with ShowLink remote control. KSM8 cartridge, black or nickel finish.

ADX2/K9

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with ShowLink remote control. KSM9 cartridge, black and nickel finish.

ADX2/K9HS

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with ShowLink remote control. KSM9HS cartridge, black and nickel finish.

ADX2/SM58

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with ShowLink remote control. SM58® cartridge, black finish.

ADX2/VP68

A sleek metal handheld transmitter with ShowLink remote control. VP68 cartridge, black finish.

AD3

The Axient Digital AD3 plug-on transmitter transforms any microphone into an advanced, portable Axient Digital AD Series wireless microphone.