A updated Mediabox firmware release 1.3.5 is now on our website for user download and update.
This new "Mediabox.zip" contains 2 files, "MediaBox.bin" and "Firmware.bin". Unzip and place both files on a USB thumb drive or on the Mediabox internal harddisc. And refer to the user manual for detail firmware update instruction.
- added new menu slider control: while the Mediabox is in the file browser screen, press remote "MENU" will bring up a menu slider for: Menu level, adjust file browser screen brightness to pervent display burnt in. Thumbnail On/Off, if On, and the current folder has a "Thumbs.db" file, Mediabox will show a small thumbnail photo at the right hand side of the current highlighted media file. Player Volume, for audio volume control before playing a media file. - added new "Western New" .SRT subtitle font under System->Subtitle Encoding->Western New - added Apple Mac HFS/HFS+ filesystem support - added "minute" skipping (inadditional to % skipping) on supported media playback. During media file playback, press remote "ANGLE" to toggle skipping mode between %, min forward and min backward. - added "soft" RESET, in file browser screen, holding remote "STOP" button for around 2 seconds will do a quick system restart. - improved HDMI Output stability - improved SlideShow photo to photo interval "blackout" issue - changed default file browser screen to always display in full screen on a 16x9 display - fixed MP3 with big metadata header - fixed DVD IFO/ISO playback "stutter" with PCM soundtrack - fixed Samba (Windows File Sharing) network streaming DVD IFO playback "stutter"
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Remark: If you get "firmware not found" error in Setup->System->Software->Upgrade, please update the new firmware using the method in the user manual section 10.2 "Recovery from Firmware Corruption". After the firmware update, user setup/config will be reseted and you need to re-config the Mediabox.