Livegrade Products Running on Apple Silicon (M1) in the Rosetta 2 Translation Environment

Last updated: July 12th, 2021

We are working on optimizing Livegrade Pro and Livegrade Studio for running natively on Apple Silicon (M1). In the meantime Livegrade products are running on Apple Silicon (M1) in the Rosetta 2 Translation Environment.

We list known issues in this article temporarily until the transition is complete.

Known Issues

  • SDI input and output with AJA devices does not work due to AJA driver not yet supporting macOS 11 Big Sur
  • Some older Blackmagic devices not supported on Apple Silicon Macs:
    • As of Desktop Video 12.0:
      • DeckLink Mini Monitor
      • DeckLink HD Extreme 3
      • DeckLink HD Extreme 3D
      • DeckLink SDI
      • DeckLink Duo
      • DeckLink Quad
      • DeckLink Studio
      • UltraStudio Express
      • UltraStudio Mini Monitor
      • UltraStudio Mini Recorder
      • Intensity Pro
      • Intensity Shuttle Thunderbolt