PixLite Mk3 Firmware

Firmware update file for PixLite Mk3 devices.


1. This firmware can only be used with Mk3 generation devices.
2. Refer to the relevant User Manual for instructions before attempting to update.

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Release Notes

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Version 3.0.1

  • Set Dashboard fade time to 0 when updating firmware from before API v1.4

Version 3.0.0

  • Management API version changed to v1.4
  • Add SHOWTime™ Dashboard
  • Add Operator User
  • Add ability to enable and disable Indicator LEDs
  • Add ability to restart device via software
  • Add ability to fade between content (V-Type)
  • Add solid color built-in scene
  • Add ability to upload a custom logo file
  • Change max concurrent WS connections to 4 (max. 3 of one type)
  • Add 404 page within management interface
  • Improve password mechanisms
  • Ensure intensity fade is smooth, regardless of pixel frame rate
  • Map current control values to RGBW color order
  • Change Test Mode to always output at maximum rate
  • Add connection status to management interface
  • Restructure management interface to add System & Maintenance pages
  • Fix Firmware Updates failing over secure connections
  • Allow " character in nicknames
  • Ensure pixel protocols are listed correctly
  • Allow file upload to fix impaired state if relevant
  • Improve frame rate of TLS3001 RGBW Cycle test mode
  • Fix pixel output signal integrity for high pixel counts with multicast data
  • Performance Enhancements
  • UI Enhancements

Version 2.3.1

  • Fix Factory IP mode not working via Reset button press
  • Widen IP configuration to allow Factory IP

Version 2.3.0

  • Add pixel support for ICND2110

Version 2.2.0

  • Add pixel support for FW1906, SM16803, SM16804, UCS2603, and UCS7804
  • Increase minimum clock speed for MBI602X Pixel Protocols
  • Detect SD card formatted without Free Clusters initialized
  • Fix test pattern not outputting on expanded ports for some pixel protocols
  • Performance improvements for TLS3001 pixel protocol

Version 2.1.2

  • Fix expanded ports not working with UCS8903, UCS8904, and UCS9812
  • Increase minimum clock speed for MY92xx Pixel Protocols
  • Fix test mode operating at low frame rates in some circumstances

Version 2.1.1

  • Fix pixel outputs sometimes flicker in Test mode
  • Fix validation of UDP Trigger Source port numbers
  • sACN packet processing improvements
  • Fix UDP trigger settings change when trigger order changed
  • Allow Aux Port Sync when identifier doesn't match data packets
  • Fix error on Playlists and Scenes pages in specific conditions
  • Various fixes to the Statistics page and reporting
  • UI enhancements

Version 2.1.0

  • Management API version changed to v1.3
  • Add Trigger Source: UDP
  • Add Trigger Event: Live Data lost / available
  • Add counter for start and stop conditions for recording
  • Add Current Control functionality for supported pixels
  • Add pixel support for HD108, MBI6023, NS108E, UCS5603, CS8812, GS8206, HD107S, LPD8803, LPD8806, QED3001, SK6818, SM16712, TM1829, UCS1904, UCS2903, WS2815B, WS2818, WS2818A, and WS2818B
  • Add ability to give pixel outputs and trigger sources unique nicknames
  • Add CPU performance statistic
  • Add buttons to the Scenes and Playlists pages to Play on Loop
  • Add dark mode
  • Improve Firmware Update UX
  • Configuration changes are now possible when existing configuration is incompatible
  • Improve error messages
  • Respect incoming data length in sACN / Art-Net packets
  • Support file listing and upload via HTTP(S)
  • Remove software averaging of current measurements
  • Improve reliability of SD card detection
  • Fix Art-Net universe field maximum
  • Fix incorrect password warning message sometimes preventing login
  • Fix disabled triggers preventing other triggers being disabled
  • Fix triggers cannot have blank or freeze scenes to play for a set duration
  • Fix Behavior During playback cannot be set without Live Intensity
  • Fix filename length validation
  • UI enhancements
  • Performance enhancements
  • Reliability enhancements

Version 2.0.4

  • Recorded scenes can now be played for a duration of time in line with API v1.2
  • Fix dithering with GS2808 pixel protocol
  • Fix incorrect password message
  • Fix occasional incorrect SD card storage report
  • Correct download request format in line with API v1.2
  • Stability improvements
  • Various fixes to statistics report
  • Improve validation of SHOWTime™ operations
  • Lower minimum clock speed to 100kHz for clocked pixels
  • Various fixes to pixel data timing
  • Various UI enhancements
  • Add last diagnostic message to statistics
  • Add ability to enable or disable triggers

Version 2.0.3

  • Inaugural Advatek SHOWTime™ release
  • Management API version changed to v1.2
  • Improve performance of the management interface within Advatek Assistant 3
  • Various UI enhancements
  • Test mode via test button now supports 16 bit color
  • Fix Test Mode restarts when Test page refreshed
  • Fix function of Auto Increment button
  • Fix Pixel Number validation for test mode on individual pixels
  • Various fixes to statistics report
  • Improve Pixel Data table validation
  • Various fixes when using Null Pixels
  • Ensure identify LED pattern can be displayed during test mode
  • Update speed of TM1804 from 333 and 666 kHz to 400 and 800 kHz
  • Update speed of SK6822 and TM1814 from 900 to 800 kHz
  • Allow multiple WSS clients - maximum 2
  • Fix color type configuration change not saving
  • Fix change mode from Live to Test to Test locks mode selection
  • Fix crash when live mode request is made whilst already in live mode
  • Fix reverting configuration not working until configuration change or power cycle
  • Fix .config file not updating when selecting the file again
  • Improve performance of SK6813 pixel protocol at high load
  • Fix Live Art-Net data transmit to Aux Port when in Test Mode
  • Fix 404 error when Return key pressed in Nickname field
  • Add ability to download a diagnostics report for Advatek support

Version 1.2.4

  • Fix rare critical error on Expanded Mode with pixel protocol "DMX512"

Version 1.2.3

  • Change minimum value of Test Mode Pixel Auto Increment to 0.2s
  • Word Change: "Intensity Limit" to "Intensity Scale"
  • Fix E Series statistics page blank
  • Fix login failed after setting password for first time
  • Fix message following successful configuration import
  • Fix default value of DMX512 Output universe
  • Fix selection of RGB(W) when swapping between RGB and RGBW pixel types
  • Fix failed configuration change for RGBW pixel type due to gamma values not sending
  • Improve Universes usage bar for Art-Net

Version 1.2.2

  • Stabilize pixel output at high load
  • Fix crash on secure connection (HTTPS and WSS)
  • Fix network configuration parameters when in Factory IP
  • Remove zero statistics on boot
  • Allow config files with old API to be imported into devices with newer API
  • Fix visibility of dithering field
  • Change message following firmware update
  • Close connected clients when max number of clients exceeded

Version 1.2.1

  • Refresh on-screen configuration following Factory Reset
  • Usage bars now count Input Universes
  • Fix incorrect usage bar calculations
  • Fix start channels incorrect with Aux Port as pixel data source
  • Fix color order of GS8208 pixel protocol
  • Stabilize frame rate when driving small numbers of high-speed pixels

Version 1.2.0

  • Add support for 16-bit Pixel Input Data
  • Add Usage bars on Pixel Data page
  • Combine Speed and Clock Speed into one slider
  • Change standby frame rate to 4PFS for pixel protocol GS8208
  • Fix incorrect statistics reporting
  • Add support for dithering for pixel protocols DMX512 and SK6822
  • Fix Status LED "Set Color" Behavior when RGBW
  • Improve performance in high CPU loads
  • Increase performance of DMX packet processing
  • Change error message on number of Aux universes exceeded
  • Fix false Overrun events on pixel protocol TLS3001
  • Fix pixel protocol SK6812 requires reconfiguration after power cycle
  • Change file type filters in Firmware update
  • Change Pixel Data Source option to be a dropdown list
  • Rename External Sync reporting
  • Reposition Tab Right/Down option
  • Improve Firmware Update performance
  • Simplify when banner messages are displayed
  • Fix bounds of Red gamma correction
  • Fix visibility of gamma correction
  • Management API version changed to v1.1

Version 1.1.2

  • Add pixel support for SK6813, SM16714, WS2811 V1.4
  • Correct operating frequency of SK6822 pixel
  • Fix dithering not working on 8-bit pixels
  • Fix "Speed" not visible on some data-only pixel protocols
  • Add ability to manage multiple message banners
  • Fix down arrow behavior on Pixel Data page
  • Fix unrequired Art-Net universes not filtered in hardware

Version 1.0.1

  • Initial release