What do the various Databeat OMNIplay releases include? Where can I find the release notes?

DatabeatOMNI Digital Signage publishing tool uses Databeat OMNIplay software to play content according to the media plans and schedules. Here are the release notes for the various platforms.


Databeat OMNIplay 3 (OP3) - Android

Date

Release

Version

Release notes

25-06-2021 BETA 21.6.11 1: Show network connection status only if NR is enabled in config
2: Widget not displayed on channel change in real time fix
09-06-2021 PRODUCTION 21.6.10 It includes all changes since v21.2.10
13/05/2021 BETA 21.5.1 WS red icon is showing even when WS is active fix.
19/04/2021 BETA 21.4.3 1: Show Network status, 10 sec after it start to play
2: NWstatus=16 (successful reboot recovery) implementation
3: Network status wrong report in out of service fix. 
08/04/2021 BETA 21.4.1 1: RTP streaming in CIC fix
2: Network Recovery Implemention
26/02/2021 BETA 21.2.11 1: Report snapshot to server on app update activity - available, download failed, install failed or installing. 2: Minimum reserved storage for app will be 600MB 3: Implement new VGTV playlist making logic (to make the newly content available asap)
03/02/2021 PRODUCTION 21.2.10 It includes all changes since v20.11.10
27/01/2021 BETA 21.1.97 1: WS gets disconnected when player goes to sleep.
2: Player should not go to sleep if any media download is in progress.
3: If player is in sleep, no app update will happen.
4: Player does not wake up in updated service hour if SH changed during sleep.
5: App update fixes when player waking up from sleep.
10/01/2021 BETA 21.1.7 RTP streaming improvements for CiC
07/01/2021 BETA 21.1.3 CiC and GC will use VLC for network streaming
07/01/2021 BETA 21.1.1 1: Display current app version, LicenceKey and available app update version in app update screen.
2: Change "App update completion event wait time" from 1 min to 3 mins.
3: App update retry 3x times else skip and start app normally.
4: Fix for restart issue when "full day out of service hour".
5: New weather API implementation.
29-12-2020 BETA 20.12.7 CiC widget OutOfMemory issue fix.
23-12-2020 BETA 20.12.5 1: Audio Track not playing even in locally fix.
2: Display "Preparing Playlist.." screen when loading big playlist (black screen shown issue).
22-12-2020 BETA 20.12.3 Download priority media as per schedule. Specially done for music player. 
16-12-2020 BETA 20.12.1 Added VLC for playing RTP, RTSP and UDP streams.
25-11-2020 BETA 20.11.11 Play next loop optimization. Specially done for very long music playlists.
20-11-2020 PRODUCTION 20.11.10 It includes all changes since v1.0.790.
20-11-2020 BETA 20.11.3 1: Display incorrect fry playlist in UI fix.
2: Changed Channel is being played with previous playing channel.
13-11-2020 BETA 20.11.1 All releases from Jan to Nov 2020 as we rolled back last production version:
1: CiC implementation.
2: Global widget implementation.
3: NRK widget implementation.
4: VGA widget implementation.
5: New message screen UI.
6: Player will play in resolution according to channel target resolution.
7: Mediaplan change, Mediaplan change urgent, Widgetchange command implementation.

 

 

 

Databeat OMNIplay (Philips, ViewSonic, etc.) - General Android

Date

Release

Version

Release notes

26-07-2021 BETA 21.7.1 Implemented Screenshot, Reboot, Application update, LED, NFC support for Qbic screens
25-06-2021 BETA 21.6.7 Widget not displayed on channel change in real time fix
18-06-2021 BETA 21.6.5 1: Report Brand and Model for Aopen screen
2: Show network connection status only if NR is enabled in config
09-06-2021 BETA 21.6.3 RFID support for Aopen screens
31-05-2021 BETA 21.5.3 LED support for Aopen screens
13/05/2021 BETA 21.5.1 WS red icon is showing even when WS is active fix.
19/04/2021 BETA 21.4.3 1: Show Network status, 10 sec after it start to play
2: NWstatus=16 (successful reboot recovery) implementation
3: Network status wrong report in out of service fix. 
08/04/2021 BETA 21.4.1 1: RTP streaming in CIC fix
2: Network Recovery Implemention
26/02/2021 PRODUCTION 21.2.20 1: Report snapshot to server on app update activity - available, download failed, install failed or installing.
2: Minimum reserved storage for app will be 600MB
3: Implement new VGTV playlist making logic (to make the newly content available asap)
4: Fix for LED for model 10BDL4151T
08/02/2021 PRODUCTION 21.2.10 1: WS gets disconnected when player goes to sleep.
2: Player should not go to sleep if any media download is in progress.
3: If player is in sleep, no app update will happen.
4: Player does not wake up in updated service hour if SH changed during sleep.
5: App update fixes when player waking up from sleep.
6. And points from beta 20.12.1
30-12-2020 BETA 20.12.1 1: Fullscreen toggle fix for CiC widget when playing webpage
2: NRK play fix after network reconnnected
3: NRK player widget release memory fix.
4: Changed Channel is being played with previous playing channel target resolution.
5: Display incorrect fry playlist in UI
6: Play next loop optimization. Specially done for very long music playlists.
7: Added VLC for playing RTP, RTSP and UDP streams.
8: Download priority media as per schedule. Specially done for music player.
9: Audio Track not playing even in locally fix.
10: Display "Preparing Playlist.." screen when loading big playlist (black screen shown issue).
11: CiC widget Outofmemory issue fix.

 

 

 

Databeat OMNIplay for SSSP (Samsung SSP 2 and 3)

Date

Release

Version

Release notes

14-06-2021 PRODUCTION v2.750 All changes since last production v2.730
03-06-2021 BETA v2.743  Instant update for widget, mediafiles (in 1 minute without WS)
27/04/2021 BETA v2.741 1: Fix for YT for no network player start
2: Timezone offset fix
19/04/2021 BETA v2.737  NWstatus=16 (successful reboot recovery) implementation
08/04/2021 BETA v2.735 Network Recovery Implementation

 

 

 

Databeat OMNIplay for Tizen (Samsung SoC)

Date

Release

Version

Release notes

11-06-2021 BETA v1.1.351 1. Skip video files in playblock if it contains video cic.
2. CiC coordinate issue when changing channel orientation fix.
07-06-2021 PRODUCTION v1.1.350 All changes after 1.1.330
01-06-2021 BETA v1.1.343 1. NRK Widget playing despite "Streaming Off" fix.
2. VGTV widget files taking too much time to download fix.
3. NRK widget playing audio despite player being mute fix.
25/05/2021 BETA v1.1.341 1. Channel target resolution.
2. Realtime change for widget, mediafiles.
3. GC, VGTV and NRK widget implementation.
04/05/2021 BETA v1.1.339 Channel List not loading issue fix.
30/04/2021 BETA v1.1.337 Filedownload enhancements for Samsung API filesize issue 
27/04/2021 BETA v1.1.335 1: Fix for WS and YT for no network player start
2: Timezone offset fix
19/04/2021 BETA v1.1.333 1: Show Network status, 10 sec after it start to play
2: NWstatus=16 (successful reboot recovery) implementation
08/04/2021 BETA v1.1.331 Network Recovery Implementation
09/11/2020 PRODUCTION 1.1.330 All changes after 1.1.320
04/11/2020 BETA v1.1.325 Fix for file re-download due to wrong file size returned by tizen API.
01/10/2020 PRODUCTION v1.1.320 Changes since last prod v1.1.270
01/10/2020 BETA v1.1.317 Changes since last beta v1.1.315

 

 

Databeat OMNIplay for  webOS (LG SoC)

Date

Release

Version

Release notes

12-07-2021 BETA 1.0.243 1. Fix for WS and YT for no network player start.
2. Timezone offset fix.
3. Channel target resolution.
4. Realtime change for widget, mediafiles.
5. CiC, GC, VGTV and NRK widget implementation.
6. Restart app implementation.
7. Volume sync to OMNI from TV (available in webOS 3.2 and above with latest Firmware)
8. Youtube play in portrait fix.
9. Player will now not restart when changing License key.
19/04/2021 BETA 1.0.239 1: Show Network status, 10 sec after it start to play
2: NWstatus=16 (successful reboot recovery) implementation
08/04/2021 BETA v1.0.237 Network Recovery Implementation

 

 

 

 

Databeat OMNIplay for Windows (Microsoft)

 

 

 

 

Databeat OMNIcast for Google Play Store

Date

Release

Version

Release notes

26/02/2021 PRODUCTION 21.2.20 1: Minimum reserved storage for app will be 600MB
2: Implement new VGTV playlist making logic (to make the newly content available asap)
3: Init improvements in B2C & B2B login, hash redirect url, its config file.
4: Add "Back to login" button in all error UI when login using B2C or B2B.
5: Fix for Loading bar not dismissed on error B2B/B2C.
05/02/2021 PRODUCTION 21.2.10 1: New Weather api implementation.
2: Add VLC play in CiC Widget.
3: Added remote control keys in login, channel and quit screens.
4: Dismiss any popup screen before showing next one.
5: Handling error in app update from google play at app start up.
29-12-2020 PRODUCTION 20.12.10 1: Fullscreen toggle fix for CiC widget when playing webpage
2: NRK play fix after network reconnnected
3: NRK player widget release memory fix.
4: Changed Channel is being played with previous playing channel target resolution.
5: Display incorrect fry playlist in UI
6: Play next loop optimization. Specially done for very long music playlists.
7: Added VLC for playing RTP, RTSP and UDP streams.
8: Download priority media as per schedule. Specially done for music player.
9: Audio Track not playing even in locally fix.
10: Display "Preparing Playlist.." screen when loading big playlist (black screen shown issue).
11: CiC widget Outofmemory issue fix.

 

 

 

 

Databeat OMNIcast for Amazon Store

Date

Release

Version

Release notes