New Freesat HD with freetime box from Humax launches

Freesat, the subscription-free satellite TV service, has today announced the launch of its new Freesat HD with freetime box, further bolstering the products available with freetime built in. The Freesat HD with freetime box is manufactured by Humax and will be available to buy from the 12th September from retailers including Continue reading New Freesat HD with freetime box from Humax launches

Humax to launch single tuner <free time> receiver

Humax are to launch a new single-tuner <free time> receiver this month, capable of USB recording, network client and then later in the year, turn your main <free time> box into a server and access its recordings through this receiver.

Information on the HB-1000S Continue reading Humax to launch single tuner <free time> receiver

Review: Manhattan Plaza HD-S2 freesat HD Receiver

Review: Manhattan Plaza HD-S2 freesat HD ReceiverA few weeks ago Manhattan sent us their latest product to test, explaining that it was a brand new freesat HD receiver not only to replace the current Plaza HD-S, but also the hugely successful Plaza DS-100A. We initially thought that Manhattan had gone mad, until we realised that they have managed to combine both units into one Continue reading Review: Manhattan Plaza HD-S2 freesat HD Receiver

Freesat launches new compact HD box

Review: Manhattan Plaza HD-S2 freesat HD ReceiverFreesat, the subscription-free satellite TV service, has today announced the launch of the most compact Freesat HD set top box to date and at a new market beating price point. The new Freesat HD box, manufactured by Manhattan, is priced at under sixty pounds and is expected to be a popular choice amongst those looking Continue reading Freesat launches new compact HD box

Freesat launches its first ever white set-top box

Freesat launches its first ever white set-top boxFreesat, the UK’s free-to-air digital satellite television provider today launches its slick new white <free time> box.

Freesat’s white box, manufactured by Humax, is the latest product with the <free time> service built in. As well as offering a great choice Continue reading Freesat launches its first ever white set-top box

Software update for Humax HDR-1000S due end of March

New software for Humax HDR-1000SIf you are a frequent visitor to sites like this and the forums, it won’t have gone unnoticed that the new Humax HDR-1000S <free time> receiver has a few glitches, mainly linked to recording and hard drive re-formats.

Having tried for weeks to get a firm Continue reading Software update for Humax HDR-1000S due end of March

New software for Humax HDR-1000S

New software for Humax HDR-1000SFollowing the launch of the Humax HDR-1000S Freesat+HD <free time> receiver there has been an extensive number of bugs/glitches reported which Humax/freesat have been working on.

Humax have today announced that the first revision of the software (version 1.00.16) Continue reading New software for Humax HDR-1000S

ITV Player now on Samsung receiver

ITV Player (on-demand) is now available on the Samsung SMT-S7800 Freesat+HD Receiver.

The software required to receive ITV Player (channel 903) should be available to download over-the-air now providing you have updates set to ‘automatic’ from within the menu. Continue reading ITV Player now on Samsung receiver

ITV Player now on Echostar receiver

ITV Player (on-demand) is now available on the Echostar HDS-600RS Freesat+HD Receiver.

The software required to receive ITV Player (channel 903) should have been downloaded over-the-air in the past few days providing you have updates set to ‘automatic’ from within the menu. Continue reading ITV Player now on Echostar receiver