Modul8 HD Public BETA 1 - July 29, 2016

Modul8 BETA program Newsletter

Modul8 HD Public BETA 1 Release

GarageCube and Modul8 Team is proud to announce the release of modul8 HD Public beta 1 Release. 

Modul8 goes now HD ! The dev team wrote a brand new media player engine, it's fast, very fast and now Modul8 HD can now render up to 8K videos. Forget about Quicktime PhotoJPEG , this new engine was optimized for HAP and H264 codecs.

We also added useful new features to add comfort for the user experience  like a new User interface now compatible with retina display screens. You can now lock a layer to prevent from deleting or editing an important asset of your show. 



+ New super optimized media player engine

(images, movies, image folders, Quartz-Composer, video-inputs)

Now supports videos up to 8K 

Optimized for HAP code  and H264 video playback 

+ user-interface with retina displays support

+ display  RGB Color preview for  background color,  invert output color and output add color,  modulate and  additive color  for layers

+ support up to 1024 media loaded (8 mediasets of 128 medias) 

+ new Locking and unlocking layer

+ new Master Lightness output 

+ new layer normalize ratio options (4/3,16/9,16/10)

+ new automatic Image resizing to use less memory "Image maximum rendering size" preference 

+ additional specials  testcards: FullHD, HDReady, XGA, WYGA



* improved Direct to Disk Recording (faster, add feedback informations)

* Saves video Preview mode when quit.

* video capture preferences display BlackMagic out-dated drivers warning

* Disable Blackmagic support" preference for other apps to use it

* replaced quicktime player by both FFmpeg and AVFoundation for maximum codec compatibility (for multi audio channel video, use AVFoundation playback option)



* bug fixes and stability improvements

*Drag and Drop Media import is working with more than 16 media


Up to 1024 Media

New 8 Media set groups :  you can now handle up to 1024 media in a single project. 
Additional specials  testcards: FullHD, HDReady, XGA, WXGA

Output Lightness

Useful when you work with LED Walls or  create content for MadMapper's MADLIGHT
Change the brightness of the final displayed output while you keep the output preview untouched

This Public Beta version is  available from today for any users who own a serial which is compatible with modul8 2.9.  To download it, click on the button or log on the modul8 yourspace page us gin your modul8 serial


Please test it and send us your feedback and Bug report to

Your feedback is really important in order to improve our Software and provide you the best user experience with Modul8.

All the GarageCUBE/Modul8 team is grateful for your help.