Hiero & HieroPlayer 1.9 Released

Hiero & HieroPlayer 1.9

The Foundry has just announced that HIERO & HIEROPLAYER 1.9 are now available!

Dramatic playback performance improvements make HIERO & HIEROPLAYER 1.9’s maximum frame rate performance up to 3X faster, coupled with A/V playback sync and SDI out improvements, client attend sessions are now easier than ever!

New features

  • PBO (Pixel Buffer Object) based texture uploads – decrease upload times from the RAM cache to the graphics card on Windows and Linux.
  • 3-channel, 10-bit dpx material handling improvements – increase RAM cache playback capacity and make upload times faster by up to 2X the previous version.
  • Allocated memory recycling – improves decode and rendering performance through more efficient use of cache space.
  • Audio video playback synchronisation – both in viewer and for SDI out audio video playback has been improved to give more accurate and aligned results.
  • Audio levels to match – accurate audio level monitoring with reduced clipping – check your speaker volume!

As an active maintenance customer, you can be one of the first to get HIERO 1.9 for free.

Don’t have Hiero & HieroPlayer 1.9?  Buy it here.

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