Release Notes

Cardo SHO-1/ SHO-1 DUO
Software Update v1.3

  • Cardo SHO-1 now compatible with iOS version of the "cardo SmartSet" mobile application.
  • Fixed - FM radio did not return automatically after intercom call (when device is not connected to a mobile).
  • Improved Intercom conferencing behavior
  • Minor bug fixes and other improvements
  • IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR ANDROID USERS! After updating your cardo SHO-1 to version 1.3 (this update) you will need to update the Android "Cardo SmartSet" App to the latest available version (also v 1.3) in order to continue using the Android app.

    Software Update v1.2

  • Minor BUG fixes and other improvements

  • Software Update v1.1

    Added support for Android SmartSet application. Download the Cardo SmartSet App from Google PLAY https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.cardoapps.smartset Cardo SmartSet is an Android configuration tool for the SHO-1. Now you can change the settings and radio stations of your Cardo device directly from your mobile phone.

  • Download the Cardo SmartSet app on your mobile phone or tablet.
  • Pair with your Cardo device.
  • Set and save your Cardo device from inside the app.
  • Bug fixes and other improvements.

  • scala rider G9x/ G9x Powerset
    Software Update v1.3

  • Support for Cardo SmartSet iOS App for G9x
  • FM radio doesn't return automatically after intercom call (when device is not connected to a mobile).
  • Improved intercom conferencing behavior
  • Minor BUG fixes and other improvements

  • Software Update v1.2

  • Minor audio adjustments

  • Software Update v1.1

  • Minor audio adjustments
  • Minor BUG fixes and other improvements

  • scala rider Q3/ Q3 Multiset
    Software Update V 2.0

    Added new features:

  • scala rider Q1 now supports the "Cardo SmartSet" Android Application- allowing users full remote control operation of their device from the screen of their Android smartphone or tablet.
  • scala rider Q3 now supports the "Cardo SmartSet" iOS Application- allowing users full remote control operation from the screen of their iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad.
  • Fixes:

  • Added support for 48khz A2DP music players.
  • Minor BUG fixes and other improvements.
  • Software Update V 1.1

  • Improved system audio indications.
  • Improved compatibility with some GPS devices
  • Added mute for the RECEIVER when in Music-Sharing
  • Bug fixes and other improvements
  • scala rider Q1/Q1 Teamset
    Software Update V 2.0

    Added new features:

  • scala rider Q1 now supports the "Cardo SmartSet" Android Application- allowing users full remote control operation of their device from the screen of their Android smartphone or tablet.
  • Fixes:

  • Added support for 48khz A2DP music players.
  • Minor BUG fixes and other improvements.
  • Software Update V 1.1

  • Improved system audio indications.
  • Improved compatibility with some GPS devices
  • Added mute for the RECEIVER when in Music-Sharing
  • Bug fixes and other improvements
  • Cardo BK-1/ BK-1 DUO

    Software Update v1.1

    Connect to two additional Intercom channels:

  • Intercom communication (one on one) is now possible between up to five users, i.e you and four other cardo BK-1 users, through the four available channels (“A”, “B”, “C” or “D”).
  • Intercom conferencing is available between 3 cyclists via Channels “A” and “B” only.
  • Start a Click-to-Link call request – Button change:

  • Version 1.0: Double tap the Channel“A” Button
  • Version 1.1 (Current): Press and hold the Channel “B” Button for 3 seconds
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    scala riderG9/G9 Powerset

    Software Update v2.0
    IMPORTANT!

    IF YOU USE YOUR G9 FOR INTERCOM WITH THE FOLLOWING SCALA RIDER 'LEGACY' PRODUCTS - SOLO, FM, TEAMSET, TEAMSET PRO OR Q2 - YOU MAY WISH TO REMAIN WITH SOFTWARE V1.6 FOR COMPATIBILITY REASONS.

    Please note that after installing the update, you will need to delete the Bluetooth pairing on your Bluetooth device (mobile phone/GPS/MP3 Player) and pair the G9 again.

    Dual Bluetooth connectivity:

  • Connect two mobile phones (or a GPS device) simultaneously and talk hands-free.
  • Music Sharing™ technology via A2DP:

  • Music Sharing™- Rider & Passenger listen to the same stereo music (via A2DP)
  • Intercom to Mobile: Divert intercom calls automatically to your mobile phone when out of range.
  • Phone Buddy:

  • This new feature allows hands-free calls to any pre-defined telephone number, for example: calling home, office, partner, etc.
  • Using the Cardo Community, phone numbers can now be included in the "1+8" Buddy List.
  • Music Scan:

  • This features allows you to "Browse" through your playlist without having to changes tracks manually.
  • With music ON, press + (scans up) or - (scans down) for 5 sec. The first few seconds of each audio track will be played.
  • To stop the scan on the current track, say any word loudly into the microphone or press "Volume +" button for 2 seconds
  • Bug fixes and other improvements


    Software Update v1.6

    The scala rider G9 support for new Android app.

  • Configure the settings of your Cardo device on the go!
  • The "Cardo SmartSet" app is available on Google Play.
  • Minor bug fixes and other improvements

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    Software Update v1.5

    Added support for new languages:

    The scala rider G9 now supports:

  • Russian
  • Portuguese (Brazilian)
  • Japanese
  • New language settings apply to:

  • Voice Commands and Voice Recognition technology
  • Spoken Status Announcements
  • Audio settings menu
  • Minor bug fixes and other improvements


    Software Update v1.3

    Added new Voice Feedback:

  • FM Frequency Announcements
  • Saved Station feedback
  • Hello/Goodbye on Power ON/OFF
  • Improved cross language Voice Recognition

    If Group Signal received from Rider A or Rider B, feedback now says “Signal Rider A” or “Signal Rider B” Added new Voice Commands:

  • “Next track” (A2DP Music)
  • “Previous track” (A2DP Music)
  • “Next Station” (FM Radio)
  • “Previous Station” (FM Radio)
  • Added VOX Operation Mode setting:

  • Change the behavior of VOX Activation from Activate Voice Command (default) to Start Intercom Call
  • BMW Bluetooth Audio System Compatibility Pairing Mode (tested on BMW K1600)

  • Details:The scala rider G9 can be paired to a mobile phone and a BMW Bluetooth Audio System at the same time.
  • Pairing with a BMW Bluetooth Audio System:
  • 1. With a scala rider G9 in Standby mode, press and hold the Volume down button for 5 seconds, until the Blue and Red LED's begin rapidly alternating.

    2. Search for Bluetooth devices using the BMW Bluetooth Audio System and follow the instructions to select and pair to the scala rider G9.

    Improved compatibility with Garmin Zumo 660 and A2DP Music streaming

    Bug fixes and other improvements


    Software Update v1.2

  • Group Signal sender now hears “Signal” feedback
  • Bug fixes and other improvements

  • Software Update v1.1

    Improved battery life

  • Improved Voice Feedback:
  • “Not available” (Other side not available for Intercom connection)

    “Busy” (Other side is visible but not available for incoming connections)

    Bug fixes and other improvements
    scala rider G4/G4 Powerset

    Software Update V3.2

  • BMW Bluetooth Audio System Compatibility Pairing Mode (tested on BMW K1600) - The scala rider G4 can be paired simultaneously to a mobile phone and a BMW Bluetooth Audio System. Pairing with a BMW Bluetooth Audio System:
  • In Standby mode, press the Volume down button for 5 seconds, until the Blue and Red LED's begin flashing rapidly.

    Search for Bluetooth devices on the BMW Bluetooth Audio System and follow the instructions to select and pair to the scala rider G4.

  • Improved compatibility with Android OS
  • Improved compatibility with Garmin Zumo 660 and A2DP Music streaming
  • Improved microphone sensitivity for softer voices (to enable, set VOX Sensitivity to High)
  • Added tone at the start on an Intercom call
  • Other minor bug fixes and improvements

  • Software Update V3.0

    The scala rider G4 3.0 software update is an important enrichment, bringing with it innovative new features, improved customization options and more. Important new features include:

  • Click-to-Link™
  • VOX and AGC (Automatic Gain Control) Personal Customization
  • Volume Per Mode
  • Standalone A2DP
  •