Following our report that Humax would launch a new software update towards the end of March, they have pulled out all the stops to release the software today.
The software will resolve a number of major bugs that customers have experienced with the HDR-1000S over the past few months since launch (but more brought on by the update in January).
The update includes the following (version number 1.00.37):
Support for YouTube
Compress IP data collection (reduce amount of data downloaded via IP)
Fixed first recording failure after unit is in standby overnight
Fixed Resume issue when playing back recordings
Improved Aspect Ratio on Video playback
Time Shift Recording improvements
Improved issues with Instant Reply during playback
Wi-Fi driver Improvement
Improved Trick player after changing channels
Resolved searching for channels or using Non freesat mode deletes timers.
Conflict Resolution improvements
Resolved Dynamic channel update issue
HDD Storage display improved
Fixed HDD format message appearing when Installation Wizard is not completed
Series Recording Improvements
ITV Player improvements
Improved “Showing Again” information
Improved broadcast file/data collection
Video Playback improvements
Resolved issue when exiting TV Portal
The software is available over-the-air, so will download next time your receiver drops to standby, alternatively you can manually update from the system settings menu now.
If you have experienced issues over the past few months, let us know how you get on with the new update.