This digital signage solution is designed for the Android operating system.
DS Loader must be installed onto the Android device to connect it to the digital signage server platform.
- Download DS Loader for Android
The MAC address of the device will be displayed on the screen when DS Loader starts. This MAC address is used to link the device to a screen in the administration interface.
Minimum system requirements:
- Android 2.3 Gingerbread
- Screen resolution 320x240
- Single core 700MHz (armeabi-v7a, arm64-v8a, x86 or x86_64)
- 256MB RAM
- 128MB available storage + sequence size (as shown in sequence header)
DS Loader will load a digital signage player. There are multiple player implementations available that can be selected in the administration interface.
Note: Some players require newer versions of Android. For example, the ExoPlayer variants require Android 4.1.
Video playback uses the Android multimedia framework. For HD and 4K video playback ensure the device is capable of supporting the content you upload.A device running Android 4.4 or higher is recommended for displaying HTML5 content as it uses the Chrome web browser rendering component.
If there are problems playing video content, edit the screen in the admin interface, click the software tab and select different player software. The ExoPlayer variant may work better for modern devices especially if gapless video playback is required.
Non standard screen outputs for LED arrays smaller than the device output are supported using the advanced options
heightOverride in screen data.