Buena Park, CA (March 3, 2017)—Yamaha Corporation Japan has released Version 4.1 for its CL and QL Digital Audio Consoles, adding new Dante functionality that provides support for AES67, allowing communication with Ravenna, Q-LAN, Livewire. and other audio networks.
The update also adds Dante Device Lock, preventing unwanted changes to Dante settings by outside operators or those operators who bring in their own devices.
The number of supported Shure Wireless Receivers has also increased. Version 4.0 provided support for the ULXD4D and ULXD4Q. Version 4.1 additionally supports non-Dante devices including the AXT400, QLXD4, and ULXD4. Control and monitoring are supported for all devices, plus transmitter gain control for the AXT400. Yamaha CL and QL 4.1 marks the 4th stage of a productive Yamaha and Shure collaboration since 2013.
Other new features in Yamaha CL and QL 4.1 include: one-operation EQ type selection, improved RTA visibility, patch window effect type, and channel name displays. Mounting and patching of the Audinate Dante-MY16-AUD2 Mini-YGDAI card is also supported.
Yamaha CL and QL Version 4.1 is available now free of charge via download at Yamaha’s website.