Sennheiser has announced major upgrades to its Digital 6000 wireless microphone system. A free firmware update for all EM 6000 receivers enables a Command function that lets users set up a talkback channel with suitable transmitters. In addition, the EM 6000 Dante has been upgraded to now feature a secondary Dante port.
Sennheiser has introduced new professional wireless microphone sets for ENG and film work in the 500 series, three new Base Sets in the 300 series, as well as upgraded Vocal Sets and a new Combo Set in the 100 series.
In response to the FCC’s 2016 incentive auction, Audio-Technica is showcasing its new 6000 Series High Density Wireless System, a spectrum-efficient solution that allows users to pack 31 channels in 4 MHz of bandwidth.
Lectrosonics has introduced two new wireless mic transmitters in its SM Series — the SMWB (single AA battery) and SMDWB (dual AA battery) — which offer the ability to act as both a transmitter or as a body-worn recorder.
The uptake of audio over IP (AoIP) continues as manufacturers add suitable ports for the various formats to a wide range of equipment. Among these is German archiving technology developer NOA, which incorporated a Dante port into its N7000c audio transfer interface. The solution has been adopted by a
Sound Devices has long specialized in portable mixers and recorders for location sound recording, but through the magic of software the company is introducing the MixPre-10M, a portable multitrack audio recorder for musicians.
Looking to help its customers address ease the complexities of making the transition to IP, at the 2018 NAB Show, TSL Products will showcase new updates to its range of audio monitoring products. Enhancements include SMPTE 2110 and Ember+ protocol support, as well as new additions to the company’s MPA1 range.
GatesAir will make further moves into fully compatible, networked audio with the launch of an AES67-compliant audio over IP (AoIP) codec at the 2018 NAB Show. The Intraplex IP Link 200A is designed to be fully interoperable between studio centres and remote transmitter sites.