Experience thread - FW v000.173.051.000 (173.51) - for 8xx8 Series - 2013
The new FW will be live soon. For technical feedback (pos. and neg. points) please post here:
This thread is more for details and discussions.
This FW is applicable to EU models only.
Please be aware it is advised to only update to this version manually via USB.
IMPORTANT: After upgrading your TV, it is necessary to perform a "cold start". This means that, after the TV is running again (after the update), shut down the TV, wait 1 minute (till all components are shut down), and unplug the TV from the mains (pull power cord) for 2 minutes before starting again.
QF2EU-0.173.51.0 (Date published: 2014-04-28)
- Solution navigation HBBTV on ORF HD channels.
- Improvement start up behavior 9708-sets.
- Solution for BBCi Player.
- Improvement audio dropout optical out.
- Improvement for future internet upgrade.
QF2EU-0.173.49.0 (Date published: 2014-04-03)
- Improvement for video playback in ORF HBB TV.
- Improvement for OSD progress bar Bulgaria.
- Fixes for security issues.
QF2EU-0.173.48.0 (Date published: 2014-04-01)
- Improvements for reboots.
QF2EU-0.173.46.0 (Date published: 2014-02-10)
- Solution for picture moves 5 pixel right when in PC/ Game mode.
- Solution on the level of the infobar on Bulgarian cable. (Blizoo operator).
- Solution about HBBTV (through the red button) that gives a black screen instead of video content provided by the broadcast.
- Improvements for Smart TV.
- Improvements in Russia text database.
- Improvements in audio/video sync in digital broadcast.
- Improvements in Video on demand applications (Ukraine and Slovenia).
QF2EU-0.173.45.0 (Date published: 2014-01-29)
- Improvement on picture level for the 60PFL8708S (Elevation set).
QF2EU-0.173.44.0 (Date published: 2013-12-10)
- Solution for half of the HD subtitles that are not displayed.
- Unicable implementation shall support a user selected LO frequency.
- Introduction of DVB-T profile full in case of Bulgaria.
- Introduction Chinese language in Fusion and also (again) on Android.
- Solution for Telenet, during wintertime clock is still according summer time (+ 1 hour).
- Solution about "You have connected a CAM" osd is seen coming up while navigating through TV Guide.
- Improvement with Ambilight Hue set up configured.
- Solution to avoid that during installation you gets failure for Romania country, when selecting "Other" as Operator.
- Solution so that Sky Bundesliga SD and Sky Select SD services shall always be installed.
QF2EU-0.173.42.0 (Date published: 2013-11-20)
- Solution for Take Away Display (TAD) when there are 3 or more TVís in the network using IOS7.
- Solution for 3D not available on YouTube.
- Solution for Skype - Handling of Microsoft ID.
- Solution for Ambilight flicker in 24Hz Videos (to be verified)
- Solution for TV crashing while Using Ambilight+Hue App