Advanced Media Extensions

DSM Version

Advanced Media Extensions

Features

-Supports viewing of High-Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) and High-Efficiency Image Container (HEIC) formats and listening of Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) formats on your Synology NAS. The packages below require Advanced Media Extensions for optimal use.

Specifications

  • Audio Station
    • Allows DLNA devices to convert AAC formats when users specify AAC audio conversion in Audio Station settings
    • Plays ACC formats via Remote Player
  • File Station
    • Supports displaying HEIC photos
  • Media Server
    • Streams music from an internet radio station in AAC formats
    • Allows DLNA devices to convert AAC formats when users specify AAC audio conversion in Audio Station settings
  • Synology Drive
    • Supports displaying the thumbnails of HEIC photos in Thumbnail View and Detail View
  • Surveillance Station
    • Supports cameras using the AAC formats so both the video footage and YouTube Live Broadcast can play audio
    • Supports viewing recordings from cameras with HEVC
  • Synology MailPlus
    • Supports displaying the thumbnails of HEIC photos
    • Synology MailPlus Server can search for the metadata of images in HEIC formats
  • Synology Photos
    • Supports displaying HEIC photos
    • Supports displaying and playback of Live Photos
    • Supports displaying the thumbnails of HEVC and HEIC photos in the timeline, folders, and albums on the mobile app
  • Universal Viewer
    • Supports previewing of images in HEIC formats
  • Video Station
    • Allows users to play videos in HEVC and AAC formats via the web browser, Airplay, Chromecast, and DLNA devices
    • Supports offline conversion of HEVC and AAC formatted videos
    • Supports Live streaming and recording of digital TV programs in AAC formats