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Dante Accelerator Driver V2.5.2 for Mac OS 10.12-10.9

Important Notice

  • You need to update the Dante Accelerator Firmware to V2.6.0

Dante Accelerator Firmware/Driver Compatibility

Firmware Driver
Win Mac
2.6.0 2.0.3 2.5.2/2.5.1
2.5.0-3 2.0.3/2.0.2 2.5.1/2.5.0
2.0.0-2 2.0.1 2.0.0
1.0.1-2 1.0.1 1.0.1
1.0.0 1.0.1 1.0.0

Main Revisions and Enhancements

V2.5.1 to V2.5.2

Specification Changes

  • Now supports macOS 10.12.
  • Changed the system requirements to the following.
    OS X 10.9.5, OS X 10.10.5, OS X 10.11.x, macOS 10.12.x

Known Issue

  • Dante Accelerator Driver may not work if the Thunderbolt Expansion Box is connected to a Mac computer after starting the Mac. Make sure to connect the Thunderbolt Expansion Box to the computer before starting it.

System Requirements

OS Mac OS X 10.9.5/ 10.10.5/ 10.11.x/ macOS 10.12.x
PC Mac Pro (Early 2009) or later
RAM 6GB
HDD 64M Cache (recommended) 7200rpm
PCIe SLOT x4 lane or above
Thunderbolt Expansion Box Magma ExpressBox 1T/3T, Sonnet Echo Express SE II/ Echo Express III-D/ xMac Pro Server
* Please refer to system requirements of NUAGE

former version information.

V2.5.1

Specification Changes
  • Now supports Nuendo 6.5.
Known Issue
  • Dante Accelerator Driver may not work if the Thunderbolt Expansion Box is connected to a Mac computer after starting the Mac. Make sure to connect the Thunderbolt Expansion Box to the computer before starting it.

V2.5.0

Specification Changes
  • Mac Pro (Late 2013) is now supported. You will need the Thunderbolt Expansion Box to connect Dante Accelerator to the Thunderbolt port of a Mac computer. Following models to be verified for use with Dante Accelerator.
    - Sonnet Echo Express SE II / Echo Express III-D/ Echo Express/ Echo Express Pro
    - Magma ExpressBox 1T/3T (non-Thunderbolt 2 compliant model)
Known Issue
  • Dante Accelerator Driver may not work if the Thunderbolt Expansion Box is connected to a Mac computer after starting the Mac. Make sure to connect the Thunderbolt Expansion Box to the computer before starting it.

V2.0.0

Specification Changes
  • Now supports Dante Redundancy. (The secondary port became available.
  • Changed the system requirements to the following. OS X 10.7.5 or 10.8.x.

Fixed Bug

  • Solved the problem in which the Dante Accelerator for which Pull up/Pull down is set to enable does not work properly in OS X 10.8.

Known Issue

  • None.

V1.0.1

Specification Changes
  • Disabled the Pull up/Pull down settings in OS X 10.8 which does not support Pull up/Pull down.
  • This driver does not support Dante Accelerator Firmware V1.0.0. Dante Accelerator Firmware V1.0.1 or later is required for use.

Fixed Bug

  • Solved the problem in which the audio sound would not play back properly when two audio applications were simultaneously using Dante Accelerator.

Known Issue

  • If the buffer size is set to 2048 when the audio buses in the VST Connections of Nuendo are set to less than 32 channels in OS X 10.6.8, continual noise may occur. Set the value to something other than 2048.

V1.0.0

  • 1st. Release Version.

License agreement and software

Dante Accelerator Driver V2.5.2 for Mac OS 10.12-10.9

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