Firmware V5.8.68

Oct 6th, 2020

- Fixed: ONE PIXEL in layers works again
- Fixed: spurious corrupted RF commands
- Fixed: reference voltage error on startup
- Fixed: configuration error on startup
- Fixed: RF and/or motion sensor stopped working after long time
- New: AX2 PixelBar is now supported

Firmware V5.8.64

Sept 8th, 2020

- New: fast startup of lights
- Fixed: profile 137 was missing the strobe
- Fixed: NXY was flickering in certain slow fades
- New: NXY Powerstation battery level now shown in App and tracked more accurately
- Fixed: NXY rebooting when changing STANDALONE PROGRAMs
- Fixed: incorrect layer effects display on lights with one pixel
- New: DMX profiles can now be selected by their number
- Fixed: RGB values are now correct for profile DIM CCT GM CRO RGB

Firmware V5.8.51 for ART7

July 23th, 2020

- added: improvements for NYX bulb

Firmware V5.8.15 for ART7

May 5th, 2020

- Fixed: ART7 does not accelerate discovering of connected lights after app sent command
- Fixed: ART7 low performance during background lights firmware update
- Fixed: ART7 changes Bluetooth name and disconnects.

Firmware V5.8.9

Nov 15th, 2019

- Fixed: CCT overwrites Strobe

Firmware V5.8.7

Oct 28th, 2019

- Added: knightride in layer geometry
- Fixed: AX3 24FPS 1200hz flicker issue in D CCT GM X RGB mode

Firmware V5.8.5

Oct 18th, 2019

- Fixed: speed fader

Firmware V5.8.4

Oct 16th, 2019

- Added: layer effects
- Added: "AC FAIL" setting "POWER OFF"
- Improved: ART7 LINK button press
- Fixed: boot loop on Titan
- Fixed: flickering in DMX HSI profile
- Fixed: spurious 1second wakeup during power off
- Added: battery rescue mode
- Fixed: corruption of log files
- Fixed: compensation of resistance during charge was not working
- Fixed: ART7 could draw too much current in off mode and keep bluetooth on

Firmware V5.7.142

July 17th, 2019

- Fixed a problem for some lights getting stuck in the bootloader after update.

Firmware V5.7.141

July 15th, 2019

- Fixed for AX5: variation in the brightness for long runtimes or while in the charging case

Firmware V5.7.130

July 6th, 2019

- Fixed: High Speed PWM Switch in Anti-Flicker Popup for AX5

Firmware V5.7.130

July 6th, 2019

- Fixed: High Speed PWM Switch in Anti-Flicker Popup for AX5

Firmware V5.7.129

June 14th, 2019

- Fixed flicker in RGB CCT DIM IND profile
- Fixed color lockup in APP mode after DMX was used
- AX-Tubes: all have 4 Pixel modes (1, 1/4, 1/2, full) now

Firmware V5.7.117

Feb 25th, 2019

- Titan: removed flicker when running in CRMX and supplied from DC
- improved the DMX filter to avoid ghosting when running the AX1/Titan from a console
- updated the Japan region
- updated the Korea region
- Russia region is now final and approved
- fixed a problem in the iOS/ART7 communication regarding Anti Flicker

Firmware V5.7.101

Dec 22th, 2018

- AX5: fixed distorted DMX output in CRMX to XLR mode while charging.

Firmware V5.7.96

Oct 24th, 2018

- Added RF Region Japan

Firmware V5.7.95

Oct 15th, 2018

- Fixed: Titan Tubes turn off by themselves
- Fixed: buffer overflow in bluetooth of ART7

Firmware V5.7.91

Sept 4th, 2018

- Fixed: AX5 stops responding on XLR DMX if RDM is used for a while.

Firmware V5.7.85

July 27th, 2018

- Added XLR output of the received CRMX universe for AX5

Firmware V5.7.35

May 27th, 2018

- Fixed: ART7 CRMX does not pair reliably to all ligths

Firmware V5.7.34

May 25th, 2018

- Fix for ART7 and iOS
- Fixed: bluetooth module sometimes did not power off correctly
- Fixed: AX5 flashes on XLR DMX input if not connected to an AsteraBox
- Added FP1

Firmware V5.7.22

Apr 16th, 2018

- Fix for ART7 that loose the connected lights and/or are unreliable in talking to the lights
- Fix for AX1: the brightness of the stick was usually at full already around 50% setting.
- New feature for AX1: the DMX address/profile can now be set by shaking the tube in blue mode

Firmware V5.7.16

Mar 7th, 2018

- Fixed an issue with the ART7 in CRMX transmitter mode. Transmitter does not get stuck anymore and does not drop frames.
- Prepared the ART7 for the iOS App

Firmware V5.6.74

Feb 7th, 2018

- Improved the interference immunity in the European region when controlled by App.

Firmware V5.6.72

Feb 2th, 2018

- Wired RDM support for the AX5.
- Optimized the charger to prevent some errors that lead to "Idle, wait" message.
- Improved the error messages during charging. Lights now clearly tell if it is too hot or too cold.
- Increased the allowed temperature range for AX5 to 2�C - 45�C.
- Fixed: AX5 lost wired DMX signal connected to a Lightcomander48 after signal interference.

Firmware V5.6.64

Nov 9th, 2017

- CRMX Firmware update for receivers and transmitters: should fix problems with half frames received during high speed changes
- AX1: fix problems during charging that showed red and blue blinking on some lights
- ART6/7: fixed a problem with the box restarting during firmware update
- All lights: standby is automatically entered if in CRMX mode and signal is lost while the output is dark. Standby times are slightly reduced due to the receiver staying active
- All lights: in order to prevent drained batteries due to light accidently stored in standby instead of off-mode, the lights now power off at about 10% battery state if the standby mode was active for more than 24h
- Fixed rounding error: lights show now 100% after being charged, no longer just 99%

Firmware V5.6.42

Oct 18th, 2017

- AX1: fix different brightness on AC

Firmware V5.6.41

Oct 16th, 2017

- AX7: fix blackout issue

Firmware V5.6.34

Oct 2th, 2017

- ART6/7 fix issue with disconnection on standby

Firmware V5.6.33

Sept 29th, 2017

- AX5 fix issue with charging plate

Firmware V5.6.29

July 27th, 2017

- AX1,AX7,AX10 lights no longer reboot in standby mode

Firmware V5.6.26

July 19th, 2017

- AX1,AX7,AX10 do no longer stop and start randomly

Firmware for AC4

July 14th, 2017

- updated firmware for AC4 controller to fix a problem where the pixel count reverts to 170 pixels in Art-Net mode.

Firmware V5.6.23

July 7th, 2017

- fixed an issue with some lights waking from standby without reason

Firmware V5.6.22

July 5th, 2017

- Dimmer curves are now available for all lights
- Processing is now completely changed to 16bits
- Fixed reduced dimming range for AX1
- Improved the RF quality in polluted RF environments in the US region
- AX3 is prepared to work with the external battery pack
- Improved color reproduction for AX5 and other lights

Firmware V5.6.7 Beta


- Removed any flicker for AX3,7,10
- Supports new BPU
- DMX dimming is smoother

Firmware V5.5.132

Mar 24th, 2017

- All Lights: Fixed missing channels in the Effect Mode RGB profile while controlled by wireless DMX
- AX1: Fixed missing channels in the Effect Mode RGB profile while controlled by wireless DMX

Firmware V5.5.129

Feb 1th, 2017

- DMX Fail -> Blackout works again as expected, lights do wake up again.

Firmware V5.5.127

Oct 25th, 2016

- DMX Fail -> Blackout works again as expected, lights do wake up again.

Firmware V5.5.126


- CRMX starts again after return from standby mode
- The lights switch the input to CRMX while INPUT SELECT is in AUTO mode, even if there is no DMX currently transmitted over the link
- The standby power of the AX3 while on AC is reduced (preparation for the external battery pack)
- Fixed that sometimes two lights appear is one in the talkback list
- Speed can be changed with the IR remote after talkback was used
- DMX LED no longer flickering on ART7
- Lights now enter standby mode while they blackout due to the settings in DMX FAIL or AC FAIL
- During master reset lights no longer power on when the ON key on the remote is pressed
- Master reset works more reliable, button presses are recognized more reliably
- Improved rejection of wrong key presses on AX7,10
- ART7 no longer stops the CRMX transmitter if any light is set to standby
- Improved the green CRMX button on the ART7, now it is less misleading to first users
- AX1 powersupplies do no longer get too hot
- AX1 dims very smooth now
- AX1 shows correct battery fuel also after power-up
- Lights no longer loose the RF connection when in standby mode
- IR sensor works reliably again

Firmware V5.5.121


- Improved the signal lock for talkback+ at a weak signal
- Added support for talkback+ in Singapore and Israel
- Fixed a case of battery drain when the ART7 was powered off
- Automatic update cannot downgrade lights anymore

Firmware V5.5.119


- IR remote control can now switch off any running color chaser
- if the user chooses to restart the lights after an automatic update, the lights stay powered off and don't power on automatically
- the installation of an automatic update does no longer show any light on the LED indicator; only the LCD is used to show progress

Firmware V5.5.118


- The AsteraBox can now handle lights that are placed close to it.

Firmware V5.5.115

IF COMING FROM A FIRMWARE OLDER THAN THIS, PLEASE UPDATE ALL YOUR LIGHTS AGAIN
- Wireless range is dramatically increased (that's why all lights need to be updated again)
- Fix for a batch of AX7 that started to flicker with the beta version
- For some single lights, the talkback did not work
- ART7 does not switch off the CRMX transmitter randomly
- PAIR NOW message on the LCD sometimes didn't disappear after pairing
- Standby mode was not reset always when the light was reset
- Target by type did not work if two sets were already targeted
- Set-Master faders now work correctly if more than one set is assigned to a light
- Crossfading of two programs sometimes produced wrong fade
- DMX address was sometimes not changed when it was set to a lower address than before
- Sometimes random data was sent to the lights causing strange effects
- ART7 LINK LED now blinks while starting up the transmitter to avoid confusion
- ART6/7 shuts down link while powered off but connected to the charger
- AX1 does a nice strobe effect now