Radio microphone opponents Deity and Zaxcom agree on licensing for a brand new vary of merchandise. In the intervening time on the Deity web site, the outline of their new digital radio mic system the BP-TRX has an asterix subsequent to the function ‘Transmit and report concurrently’. Comply with the lead all the way down to the underside of the web page and also you’ll see ‘BP-TRX models bought/shipped to the USA don’t at the moment transmit and report concurrently’.
With reaching a patent settlement with legendary US radio mic innovator Zaxcom, the scenario is about to vary for all present and future customers of the BP-TRX within the USA.
The settlement with Zaxcom is for 5 patents that permit this simultaneous capability within the US. The improvements return to a Zaxcom product known as the TRX900 which was launched in 2005. This Emmy award-winning digital recording wi-fi system was the primary of its variety to transmit crystal clear audio whereas recording a timecode stamped full decision audio file on the pack itself, a game-changing and required function to safe audio takes and never fear about RF dropouts. This settlement will permit Deity Microphones’ new BP-TRX models to transmit and report audio on the identical time when bought or utilized in the USA.
Who does the settlement assist?
The licensing deal covers all BP-TRX models already shipped to the USA and all new models that can be produced going ahead. This implies Deity Microphones will now permit US clients to have entry to the worldwide firmware updates beginning with Firmware V1.1 (launched this month). Clients who’ve already positioned pre-orders and are awaiting the cargo of their BP-TRX models can carry out a firmware replace on day considered one of possession to unlock all the brand new options.
“We’re thrilled to have labored out an settlement with Glenn Sanders and the Zaxcom staff,” Andrew Jones, model developer of Deity Microphones mentioned. “We’re excited to showcase to our US clients the total potential the BP-TRX may have on their video shoots. It’s been a protracted 2-year journey designing the BP-TRX and this license settlement with Zaxcom is the cherry on high of all that tough work.”
Deity Microphones now turns into the primary model ever to have licensed these patents from Zaxcom.
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