MegaSeg 5.6 DJ Software Update Delivers Over 70 Improvements and New Features

March 8, 2011 by Mobile Beat

MegaSeg 5.6 DJ Software Update Delivers Over 70 Improvements and New Features

CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, Illinois–March 8, 2011–Fidelity Media, creators of MegaSeg Pro, an advanced DJ mixing app and radio music automation system made exclusively for Mac, today announced the availability of MegaSeg 5.6. The new version encompasses over 70 improvements and new features including:

* iTunes Sound Check volume support.

* A new BPM Tapper with improved accuracy.

* Intro countdown timers accurate to a tenth of a second.

* (Pro) A built-in FTP upload feature to send “Now Playing” data.

* Printing directly from the Logs and Show History reports.

* (Pro) Voice Over tracks are now automatically back-timed into track intros.

* Playlist menu commands to sort by Category, Date Added, and Time.

* A MIDI preset for the Numark DJ2GO controller.

* MIDI controller jog wheels can now scrub the Wave Viewer for analog style cueing.

* (Pro) New Events to start Ambient Playlists and toggle Rules on and off.

* Font and color options for the Category and Playlist Browsers, Logs, Ambient Playlists, and Hot Keys.

* (Pro) Option to toggle events on/off automatically with the playlist stop/start button.

* (Pro) A Rules On/Off button on the main screen.

The MegaSeg DJ edition offers many key and unique features including an advanced real-time sound wave viewer for visual beat syncing and cueing via multi-touch Magic Trackpads. Other core features include multiple output channels for headphone cueing, MIDI controller support, large album art, Automatic Volume Control, key-lock, fast search and category system, playlist logging, integrated iTunes Playlists, and full compatibility with protected iTunes audio.

MegaSeg Pro adds many advanced features for Pro DJs and VJs including video playback and ambient visuals, hot keys for instant sound effects and request lists, in addition to music scheduling, event timers, and separation rules to automate playlists for broadcasters, or background music and messaging for retail and restaurants.

Pricing & Availability

MegaSeg 5.6 DJ and Pro editions are available from for $99 and $199 respectively, and compatible with any Mac running OS X 10.4 or higher. The MegaSeg DJ edition is also available on the Mac App Store, which is compatible with Intel-based Macs running OS X 10.6.6 or higher. DJ Edition users may later upgrade to MegaSeg Pro for $99. Free demo versions are also available.

About MegaSeg

MegaSeg is an elegant music mixing solution for mobile and club DJs, based on 12 years of research, development, and refinements that cultivated a streamlined interface that’s familiar and friendly to use, as well as fully compatible with iTunes music and playlists.

About Fidelity Media

Located in Champaign-Urbana Illinois, Fidelity Media was founded in 1998 with a vision to simplify music mixing and library management for DJs, radio stations, hotels, restaurants, retail, and other performance and recreational industries. Its flagship product, MegaSeg, is the premiere Mac-based DJ and broadcast automation system for audio/video mixing and music scheduling. It continues to spearhead the digital music revolution and is used in over 90 countries worldwide.

© 2011 Fidelity Media, Inc. MegaSeg and Fidelity Media are trademarks of Fidelity Media, Inc. Apple, Mac, iTunes, and Magic Trackpad are registered trademarks of Apple, Inc. Additional company and product names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of the individual companies and are respectfully acknowledged.

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