24 May 2022

    by The SteelSeries Software Team

    Sonar

    • Sonar officially releases
    • Support to ChatMix in Sonar for Arctis Nova Pro line of headsets
    • Introducing Clearcast AI Noise Cancellation on Microphone for Arctis Nova Pro line of headsets
    • Introducing Clearcast AI Noise Cancellation on Chat for Arctis Nova Pro line of headsets
    • Introducing the option to tune distance in Spatial Audio for Arctis Nova Pro line of headsets
    • Introducing the option to tune distance in Spatial Audio for Arctis Nova Pro line of headsets
    • Added a Rainbow Six Extraction preset by Ubisoft
    • Added a Rainbow Six Siege preset by Ubisoft
    • Updated the existing Rainbow Six Siege preset
    • Fixed a bug where Sonar was losing Bass/Treble/Voice information when switching OFF the Parametric EQ
    • Fixed a graphic glitch where the Parametric EQ curve did not change shape after notch filter deletion

    Engine

    • Arctis Nova Pro, Arctis Nova Pro for Xbox, Arctis Nova Pro Wireless, Arctis Nova Pro Wireless for Xbox support in Engine
    • Fixes an issue for some users with an MSI GT77 ALC lightbar where lighting effects could not be assigned to individual zones

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    16 May 2022

    by The SteelSeries Software Team

    Sonar

    • Added a new audio sample to test and tune audio from Chat. This new sample is helpful to test communications in a noisy environment.

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    04 May 2022

    by The SteelSeries Software Team

    Sonar

    • Added new presets for PUBG and Escape from Tarkov
    • Fixes a bug where the target device was lost when the device sample rate was changed

    Moments

    • Moments now supports auto-clipping for Apex Legends! Auto-clip will only save clips based on in-game events when playing with supported modes & configurations. Check out the latest Release & Support info for Moments to learn more: https://support.steelseries.com/hc/en-us/articles/5372337024397
    • Apex Legends auto-clipping is in Early Access utilizing GameSense AI and we look forward to hearing from the community on your experiences. We hope this helps you create some awesome Apex Legends auto-clipped videos. Let us know how you’re liking it by uploading your clips directly to the SteelSeries Discord https://moments.gg/discord and tagging @SteelSeries #MadeWithMoments on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
    • Updates Valorant auto-clip event related to clips being created while spectating
    • Updates Fortnite auto-clip events to now capture with “Any headshot” instead of “Any knockdown or elimination”
    • Improves video capture performance with the real time synchronizer & debounce logic
    • Updates interface copy to consistently utilize the term “auto-clip”
    • Fixes a bug with Fortnite where video capture might lock-up on the loading screen
    • Fixes a bug in the Editor associated with add/deleting too many text elements and gifs
    • Fixes a bug in the Settings - “Add Game” button which locked up in some instances

    Engine

    • Aerox 3/5/9 Wireless:
      • New firmware to fix issues for users with playback of certain multi-key bindings
    • Aerox 9 Wireless:
      • Fixes issues with the tilt wheel bindings not support certain driver-based binding types
      • Fixes issue with playback of “Repeat While Pressed” bindings on certain keys
    • Aerox 5:
      • Fixes issue with an incorrect ‘left click’ registering when using a custom binding on button 9
    • Rival 5:
      • Fixes issue with an incorrect ‘left click’ registering when using a custom binding on the CPI button
    • Rival 500:
      • Fixes issue with playback of “Repeat While Pressed” bindings on certain keys

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    07 Apr 2022

    by The SteelSeries Software Team

    Moments

    • GameSenseAI (GSAI) improved for Fortnite auto-clip event “Victory Royale with Crown”
    • GameSenseAI (GSAI) improved for Fortnite Chapter 3 / Season 2 update
    • GameSenseAI (GSAI) improved for Fortnite events associated with Head Hunter & Headshot auto-clip timeline events

    Engine

    • Rival 5: Fixes an issue for some users where the onboard settings are not saved after a power cycle
    • MSI Aurora: Fixes an issue for some users where this wasn’t being detected

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    29 Mar 2022

    by The SteelSeries Software Team

    Sonar

    • Bass, Voice, Treble controls have now been integrated in the Parametric EQ widget and their effect is now visible in real-time on the Parametric EQ graph
    • Error messages are now shown in the Mixer tab when no playback/input device is selected
    • First-setup onboarding design has been updated and new screens have been added to improve overall onboarding experience
    • Added three new Music presets (Bright, Clear vocal, and Deep Bass) and two new Movie presets (Clear dialogs, immersion). Presets are now sorted in the drop-down menu by type (Game, Music, Movie)
    • ChatMix slider design has been updated. Now the slider will snap to zero to easily get the balance between chat and game
    • Noise reduction and Impact Noise widgets have been merged in one widget to manage noise reduction in one place
    • New Spatial audio Spatial audio test sample has been added
    • Minor UI-consistency improvements including better positioning for drop-down menus, widget wording update and updated tooltip messages
    • Fixed a bug where Sonar microphone volume was boosted by third party apps causing volume too loud and static noise
    • Fixed a bug where Virtual Surround was not correctly applied until manual ON/OFF of the effect
    • Minor UI bugfix solving PEQ visualization glitches

    Moments

    • Moments now supports auto-clipping for Brawlhalla! Auto-clip will only save clips based on in-game events when playing with supported modes & configurations. Check out the latest Release & Support info for Moments to learn more: https://support.steelseries.com/hc/en-us/articles/4967837092109
    • Brawlhalla auto-clipping is in Early Access utilizing GameSense AI and we look forward to hearing from the community on your experiences. We hope this helps you create some awesome Brawlhalla auto-clipped videos. Let us know how you’re liking it by uploading your clips directly to the SteelSeries Discord https://moments.gg/discord and tagging @SteelSeries #MadeWithMoments on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
    • Addressed bugs related to game detection for Heroes of the Storm
    • Addressed bugs related to exporting videos with new file names
    • Improved Moments capture performance and memory stability while concurrently using OBS for stream capture
    • Streamlined performance of GG error logging and error log clean-up over time
    • Updated GG DLL files that were flagged as malware within some antivirus products
    • Updated Fortnite auto-clip event names to be more accurate
    • Updated UI Game Capture Icons found in the drop down

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    08 Mar 2022

    by The SteelSeries Software Team

    Moments

    • The promotion with Discord offering 3 months free of Discord Nitro has officially ended. The ability to redeem or request a promotional code has been removed from GG. We look forward to bringing you more fun promotions in the future.
    • If you are still seeing the Discord Nitro Promotion in Moments, please update to the latest version of GG 16.1 or higher by launching GG and navigating to Settings -> About

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    01 Mar 2022

    by The SteelSeries Software Team

    Sonar

    • Introducing a new Virtual Surround widget allowing to tune the reverberation
    • Increased the trigger area of the Q factor handles for the Parametric EQ
    • Increased the size of the “add-a-band” button for the Parametric EQ
    • Fixed a bug that under certain conditions was impeding the deactivation of the VAD when closing GG
    • Fixed a bug where the Q factor for the first band was resetting its value

    Moments

    • Updated naming / labels for the GameSense AI -Fortnite auto clips
    • Corrected issues related to alphabetical clip sorting order when videos are imported
    • Corrected issues related to exporting video clips with commas in the file name

    Engine

    • Fixed an issue on Mac with the Rival 5 wherein binding any macro to button 9 disabled button 1
    • Fixed an issue wherein the PrismSync banner would appear in the config window for Bluetooth-connected devices

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    15 Feb 2022

    by The SteelSeries Software Team

    Sonar

    • Introducing a feature to record an audio sample to test and tune your microphone
    • Introducing a new design for the Parametric EQ with the following updates:
      • By default, the Parametric EQ has now 5 bands with the possibility to add/remove bands (up to 10 bands).
      • Q factor can now be tuned directly on the graph
      • Accurate values for frequency, gain, Q factor and filter type can now be set through an interactive tooltip
    • Introducing target device volume control in the mixer tab.
    • All the EQ presets have been renamed to make them easier to read.
    • Solved a bug leading to high CPU usage when the test audio sample was in pause.
    • Updated the CS-GO preset to improve the experience and solve issues generated by the flashbang sound  

    Moments

    • Moments now supports auto clipping for Fortnite! Autoclip will only save clips based on in-game events when playing with supported modes & configurations. Check out the latest Release & Support info for Moments to learn more: https://moments.gg/3b779f
    • Moments is now making use of our new GameSense AI technology. GameSense AI algorithms are trained to look for certain events on your in-game HUD and provide a software trigger to auto clip those specific highlights. Our team has thoroughly developed these enhancements to be as precise as possible, without causing any significant impact to your game’s performance.
    • Fortnite auto clipping is in Early Access utilizing GameSense AI and we look forward to hearing from the community on your experiences. We hope this helps you create some awesome Fortnite auto clipped videos. Let us know how you’re liking it by uploading your clips directly to the SteelSeries Discord (https://moments.gg/discord) and tagging @SteelSeries #MadeWithMoments on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
    • Improved the Moments tutorial experience

    Engine

    • Fixed an issue with the re-pairing process for certain wireless mice (Prime Wireless, Prime Mini Wireless, Aerox 3 Wireless) wherein the pairing process could be attempted when the mouse was connected in Bluetooth mode

    GG

    • Fixed an issue with the uninstaller wherein the uninstaller attempted to end a blank process during uninstallation

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    01 Feb 2022

    by The SteelSeries Software Team

    Sonar

    • Introducing a new feature that allows you to change the frequency range labels on the EQs (Gaming, Chat, & Microphone) giving you more awareness of how to tweak your EQ to optimize for your game, your chat, and how you sound!
      • Frequency ranges are labeled on relevant sounds (e.g. footsteps, bombs, heal sounds…) game by game. New labels are also available on Chat and Mic EQ. Sonar Equalizer
    • Added a Destiny 2 special preset created by Destiny 2 developers @Bungie
    • Added an official Destiny 2 Preset tuned by the game’s sound designers
    • Fixed an issue where disabling microphone access in Windows privacy settings was causing a Sonar crash
    • Fixed an issue that was keeping Sonar stuck on loading screen (spinning wheel) for some users
    • Sonar drivers are now Microsoft WHQL certified (Windows Hardware Quality Labs)

    Moments

    • Fixed multiple issues which occurred when users customized the configuration of their ‘Shortcuts’. The primary issue addressed was the ‘Shortcuts’ configuration disappearing from Settings.
    • Corrected timeline functionality on the ‘Double Kill’ markers
    • Adjusted Settings/Auto Clip page presentation issues
    • Corrected ‘Capture’ drop down functionality that led to inconsistent behaviors

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    19 Jan 2022

    by The SteelSeries Software Team

    Moments

    • Moments now supports auto clipping for Valorant! Autoclip will only save clips based on in-game events when playing with supported modes & configurations. Check out the latest Release & Support info for Moments to learn more.
    • Moments will now begin making use of our new GameSense AI technology. GameSense AI algorithms are trained to look for certain events on your in-game HUD and provide a software trigger to auto clip those specific highlights. Our team has thoroughly developed these enhancements to be as precise as possible, without causing any significant impact to your game’s performance.
    • Valorant auto clipping is in Early Access utilizing GameSense AI and we look forward to hearing from the community on your experiences. We hope this helps you create some awesome Valorant auto clipped videos. Let us know how you’re liking it by uploading your clips directly to the SteelSeries Discord (https://moments.gg/discord) and tagging @SteelSeries #MadeWithMoments on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
    • Improved ability to detect and register games eligible for Autoclip at the startup of GG
    • Addressed bugs related to removing a GIF effect via effects cog wheel
    • Addressed bugs related to sharing and exporting with effects enabled on a clip

    Sonar

    • Added several Gaming presets including: Halo Infinite, Forza Horizon 5, GTA V, Dota 2, Minecraft, Roblox, Splitgate.
    • Added a preset for Music
    • Introduced audio playback samples to test out Gaming and Chat EQ
    • Automatic noise gate is now an option in the Noise gate widget
    • Sonar logo has been updated

    Engine

    • Arctis 7+ & Arctis 7P+:
      • Updated firmware for improved wireless interference immunity & sidetone optimization
      • Re-pairing the USB dongle to the headset is now enabled via the menu in the device card
    • Rival 5: New firmware that fixes an issue wherein changing CPI while connected to PS5 caused the mouse to lock up
    • Engine logo has been updated

    GG

    • Fixed a bug whereby returning to focus on the GG window after viewing another app does not refresh the UI.

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