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Freefly WAVE Mac Viewer

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Freefly has announced a Beta version of its new Mac Viewer software for the high-speed WAVE camera. Previously you could only view material captured from the WAVE on a Windows machine.

Wave Player macOS is now available for files recorded with Camera FW 1.1.0. For files recorded with Camera Firmware below 1.1.0, Wave Player for Windows is recommended.

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Most Macs capable of running macOS Catalina (10.15.4) are cabable of running Wave Player macOS. Refer to the following System Specifications for details on supported Macs.

System ComponentMinimumRecommended
Operating SystemmacOS 10.15.4macOS 11.0
CPU Cores48
USBUSB 3.x (SS)USB 3.x (SS)
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The Wave Player PC software used to view and export Wave clips runs on Windows 10. Refer to the following System Specifications for details on supported PCs.

System ComponentMinimumRecommended
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10
CPU Cores48
Memory8GB32GB
Graphics2GB VRAMDedicated, 8GB VRAM
DirectX SupportDX12DX12
Display1920 x 10804K
USBUSB 3.x (SS)USB 3.x (SS)

Wave Player will not run on Parallels, as there is no support for DX12. It will run on a Boot Camp Windows installation.

See Laptop Recommendations for a list of some laptops that have been tested to work with Wave Player.

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