just download the firmware - the ZIP should contain the latest version (there is a TXT file inside the ZIP where you can see that this is version 140.39) - 8000/9000 series only at the moment.
Originally Posted by Toengel
... if you have a problem with sound, so you could understand people who cry. Therefore I ask Philips, or should I put into service, or wait for the FW. Let it be clearly said that I did not have to prove fault in the service of the motherboard.
Originally Posted by raverke95
Sounddrops occur with the wrong motherboard, Contact your local provider or Philips about his. This has nothing to do with the software.
Originally Posted by johny_sk
i have contact philips germany more then 10 times for the sounddrop over hdmi problem.
i have asked for changing the signal board.
the answer from philips germany is : there is now hardware problem with the tv it is a software problem!
Originally Posted by Erikrijnders
a mechanic confirmed it too, he said "when you have sound drops, you need to have a new signalboard". My signalboard is replaced 2 times sinds i bought the tv, (The production date of the latest signalboard is 30june 2011.) I didn't have any souddrops sinds the first replacement.
... just because I want the official position of Philips, if we wait for the firmware, or have to replace motherboard. Let finally someone from Philips express!
Originally Posted by pielle007
it's time for an offical statement from philips!
Originally Posted by mdiehl
When will this firmware be available for the 5/6/7xx5 series TVs?
Installed the new version 2 days ago.
Don't noticed the start-up difference (came from version 34), but at least it does startup
No sounddrops (yet), so fingers crossed.
NetTV still a drag to sign in. Had multiple tries, two of those were the 'You need to switch the TV off and on again to complete sign-in'-like message. Done that both times, but no luck.
Do get in NetTV eventually when I keep on trying, but is really anoying....
It could be a great feature if you could just turn on the TV, and check the weather in a sec to see if you could take the bike to the city or had to go by car, but I could just as well startup the laptop and look at it. I'd be quicker. Come to think of it: I'll probaby could reinstall Windows and still be quicker then NetTV.
I will keep on trying this weekend, but if I do not see any improvements during those days, I'll going to try to make a call to the service desk...
Since firmware version 032 or 034 I don't have any sounddrops anymore. There is no hardware replaced in my TV. So I think it is (was) realy a software problem in my case. I know that some people still have sounddrops. It had something to do with the HDMI-handshake protocol. That's what the mechanic told me. In my case, I'm lucky and the problem is solved.
Originally Posted by johny_sk
I found a bug:
After installing the firmware the tv started zapping by itself. I Think when I was in the Teletekst mode. I wanted to go a page up. When I left Teletekst the tv zapped to channels by itself. Ziggo/Ci+ module in the Netherlands.
After a reboot it was fine, I will try to reproduce this!
Furthermore the colors look less warm (they look samsung-like).
Last edited by Erikrijnders; 07-22-2011 at 07:29 PM.
Yes, indeed. Only I think I had this with Telext/teletekst, but could be I first opened the EPG-guide. Same buttons used!
I donot have IP-EPG as it doesnot work YET with CI+ an Ziggo in the Netherlands.
Philips what is this, please repair!
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