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Introducing ODIN Unreal SDK 1.7.0: A Leap Forward in Real-Time Communication
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Introducing ODIN Unreal SDK 1.7.0: A Leap Forward in Real-Time Communication

Written by Sven Paulsen
08 Nov 2023

Hello ODIN Community!

We are excited to announce the release of ODIN Unreal SDK 1.7.0, marking a significant step forward in our commitment to providing the best real-time communication solutions. This release builds upon our previous updates in the 1.6.x branch, bringing new features and critical improvements. Let’s take a look at the journey from 1.6.1 to our latest 1.7.0 update:

1.6.1 & 1.6.2: Core SDK Updates and Stability Enhancements

  • Core SDK Progression: Both 1.6.1 and 1.6.2 versions focused on updating the core SDK, enhancing overall performance and stability. Detailed insights can be found here for 1.6.1 and here for 1.6.2.
  • 1.6.2 Specific Improvements:
    • Resolved build issues related to missing includes in Unreal Engine 5.3.
    • Addressed a bug causing crashes with invalid reference handling during MediaRemoved events.
    • Fixed potential crashes during seamless travel, ensuring smoother transitions and reliability.

1.6.3: Direct API Access and Bug Fixes

  • Enhanced API Functionality: Updated the API to allow direct access to the internal media sound generator, offering more control and flexibility.
  • Audio Capture Optimization: Fixed a bug where UAudioCapture was initialized with an invalid sample rate or channel count, ensuring more accurate audio processing.

1.7.0: A New Milestone with Enhanced Audio Control

  • Input Volume Adjustment: The highlight of version 1.7.0 is the addition of input volume adjustment functionality for capture media. This feature allows developers to fine-tune audio input levels, providing better control over the user experience in real-time communication scenarios.

Moving Forward Together

As we continue to evolve the ODIN Unreal SDK, we remain dedicated to enhancing your development experience. These updates reflect our commitment to addressing community feedback and advancing our technology.

We encourage you to explore these new updates and share your experiences. Your feedback is instrumental in guiding our future developments.

Thank you for being a part of our journey. Here’s to many more milestones with ODIN!

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