Myo Firmware Release Notes


Release 1.5.1970

  • Significant improvements to gesture recognition, particularly finger spread.


Release 1.5.1931

  • Syncing with Myo has changed. See the Getting Started guide in Myo Connect for more details.
  • Incremental improvements to the gesture recognition.


Release 1.4.1670

  • Improve bad firmware load detection.
  • Incremental improvements to the gesture recognition.


Release 1.3.1448

  • Incremental improvements to the gesture recognition.
  • Myo now detects warm-up period after syncing. While in warm-up, the Logo LED will blink. After the warm-up period has ended, Myo will vibrate and the logo LED will become solid.


Release 1.2.1261

  • Improved battery life while in sleep mode.
  • Incremental improvements to the gesture recognition.


Release 1.2.955

  • Reduced double-tap false positives.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.
  • Faster wake time from sleep.


Release 1.1.755

  • Removed support for Myo alpha units.
  • Changed patch release numbering policy.


Release 1.1.5

  • EMG data can now be streamed reliably at 200Hz.
  • Sync gestures performed with too much force will now be rejected.


Release 1.1.4

  • Thumb to pinky pose changed to double tap.
  • Incremental improvements to the gesture recognition.
  • Standard vibrations for the sync gesture have changed.
  • The Myo armband will now automatically re-lock itself when the pitch changes by 10 degrees.


Release 1.0.3

  • Sleep timer reduced to 30 seconds from 5 minutes.
  • Sync states now persist between connections. The Myo armband logo LED will pulse if it is in an unsynced state.
  • Improved gesture recogntion.


Release 0.8.18

  • Added additional error reporting. The Myo status LED will now display red on restart if an error is detected.