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Humax Tivizen TV
3.5 stars

Humax Tivizen TV

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There are various ways to watch TV on your iOS device, or Android phone or tablet but there aren't any that match the simplicity or convenience of Freeview on a normal TV.The Humax Tivizen aims to help with that, offering a DVB-T (read Freeview) receiver... >>

Humax Tivizen DVB-T Wi-Fi receiver tunes in

Humax Tivizen DVB-T Wi-Fi receiver tunes in

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Set top box specialist Humax has announced that it is bringing the Tivizen DVB-T Wi-Fi receiver to the UK.The Tivizen, in case you're not familair, is a small device that  can fit in your pocket, or slip into your bag, and has a flexible antenna that... >>

Your old TiVo is dying: Here’s what to replace it with

Your old TiVo is dying: Here’s what to replace it with

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It’s got fans across the globe, but the programme guide feed that powers the older generation of TiVo boxes in the UK will officially cease on 1 June this year.Originally sold to BSkyB customers at the turn of the century, the clever PVR capable of... >>

Humax HD-Fox T2 TV Portal 1.02.03 Firmware Beta hands-on

Humax HD-Fox T2 TV Portal 1.02.03 Firmware Beta hands-on

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Pocket-lint has managed to get its hands on a pre-release (beta) version of the forthcoming firmware update for the Humax HD-Fox T2 (which will also arrive for the HDR-Fox T2) and has had a play with the company's brand spanking new TV Portal feature.... >>

Humax HD-FOX T2 set top box update brings plenty of new treats

Humax HD-FOX T2 set top box update brings plenty of new treats

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Humax has confirmed that it is releasing a new Over The Air (OTA) update for its Humax HDR-Fox T2 set top box bringing with it a stack of new features and capabilities.New features include:- Record a programme while watching another if they are broadcast... >>

Humax HD-Fox T2 update allows two show recording - if you're in the know

Humax HD-Fox T2 update allows two show recording - if you're in the know

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It was a feature much discussed on the launch of the Humax HD-Fox T2 - then, the first Freeview HD set-top-box onto the market - but it's taken a good five months to come to fruition: the company is finally ready to add recording functionality, as revealed... >>

Humax turns your HD-Fox T2 into a Freeview HD recorder

Humax turns your HD-Fox T2 into a Freeview HD recorder

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Humax has announced a nice little addition to its HD-Fox T2 Freeview HD set top box - the ability to use the device as a PVR.Using an over-the-air software upgrade and your own external hard drive, you'll be able to turn your simple Freeview HD box into... >>

Freeview HD recording courtesy of the Humax HDR-FOX T2

Freeview HD recording courtesy of the Humax HDR-FOX T2

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Humax has made high definition Freeview recording possible with the launch of the HDR-FOX T2.The HDR-FOX T2 has a 500GB hard drive which is capable of storing up to 125 hours of HD content from the BBC, ITV and Channel 4. Obviously you'll also be able... >>

Humax offers fix for PVR-9150T, 9300T and 9200T

Humax offers fix for PVR-9150T, 9300T and 9200T

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PVR specialist Humax has issued a statement about the problems that many of its customers have been having with the Humax PVR-9150T, Humax PVR-9300T, and particularly the Humax PVR-9200T, and released a fix for the issues.Since the digital switchover,... >>

Sky Player coming to Humax set-top boxes

Sky Player coming to Humax set-top boxes

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Humax has announced a deal with Sky that'll see the broadcaster's Sky Player on-demand TV system added to the manufacturer's newest range of set-top boxes. That includes the HD-FOX T2, which is the first Freeview HD box that's available in Britain.The... >>

Freeview HD: The set-top boxes

Freeview HD: The set-top boxes

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Freeview HD is now official, although we know you Pocket-linters will have been following the move of HD into the broadcast spectrum for some time.Last month we brought you a comprehensive run down of Freeview HD-equipped TVs and today the "supply chain"... >>

BBC iPlayer now available to all Humax Freesat boxes

BBC iPlayer now available to all Humax Freesat boxes

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Freesat viewers with Humax Foxsat-HD Freesat receiver and Humax Freesat+ Foxsat-HDR recorder boxes can now access the BBC iPlayer on their Freesat service directly through the red button, the company has confirmed.The move, which follows beta testing... >>

Humax HD-Fox T2 receiver
4.0 stars

Humax HD-Fox T2 receiver

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Humax are the first company to bring Freeview HD to market with their HD-Fox T2 set-top box. The company has enjoyed success with its PVR solutions and is known for its Freesat decoders too, so it's no surprise to find them leading the pack in the Freeview... >>

BBC iPlayer trial on Freesat now open to those with Humax kit

BBC iPlayer trial on Freesat now open to those with Humax kit

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Freesat's beta trial of the BBC iPlayer service has been expanded to those with a Humax-made Freesat HD or Freesat+ digital box and broadband speeds of over 1Mbps. The trial is the first time the iPlayer has been delivered on a subscription-free TV service... >>

Freesat clarifies confusing iPlayer roll-out for customers

Freesat clarifies confusing iPlayer roll-out for customers

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Freesat has issued a brief statement "clarifying" the availability of the BBC's iPlayer service on its platform. The launch of the on-demand service has been a little confusing to consumers, with the roll-out delayed, and the fact that the service would... >>

Humax FOXSAT-HD2 and HDR2 get specced

Humax FOXSAT-HD2 and HDR2 get specced

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Humax outlined on Wednesday the details of its next generation Freesat receiver boxes, the FOXSAT-HD2 and the FOXSAT-HDR2.As well as the normal satellite receiver functions, including access to free HD content, the FOXSAT-HD2 will provide access to online... >>

Humax outlines HD-FOX T2 and DVB-T2 HD Digital Recorder

Humax outlines HD-FOX T2 and DVB-T2 HD Digital Recorder

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Humax has outlined the details of the forthcoming HD-FOX T2, set to be one of the hottest Freeview HD boxes out there, but it will set you back around £170.It will receive broadcast HD signals (MPEG4 AVC/H.264 and MPEG2), which will come in via your... >>

The low down: Best Home Cinema Device 2009

The low down: Best Home Cinema Device 2009

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We're getting close to the day of reckoning that is the Vodafone Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2009 and there's only a few of this year's nominees to take a look at before the big decision is made.Today, is a chance to take a look at the gloriously expensive... >>

Humax's new Freeview HD player pictured

Humax's new Freeview HD player pictured

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Freeview HD will roll-out in the UK next year, with 50% of the population due to see the high def upgrade in time for next June's World Cup. The bad news is that it will require the purchase of a new set-top box. We don't have much to bring you on this... >>

Humax Freesat+ FOXSAT-HDR recorder
4.5 stars

Humax Freesat+ FOXSAT-HDR recorder

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The launch of Humax’s Foxsat-HDR was probably one of the most anticipated events of the year, with more HD screens appearing in living rooms across the country, people are desperate to get access to broadcast HD content. If you don’t want to subscribe... >>

Freesat+ to launch this weekend

Freesat+ to launch this weekend

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Humax's Freesat+ Foxsat-HDR will go on sale in the UK this weekend. The twin tuner-equipped Humax Foxsat-HDR will be the only way to pause, rewind and record Freesat HD digital TV, as well as access SD TV, radio and interactive channels. The PVR has a... >>

Humax fan fix software dated

Humax fan fix software dated

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Further to the news Pocket-lint brought you that a fix was being worked on, Humax has now confirmed the dates for the over-the-air software upgrade to minimise fan noise on its PVR-9150T and PVR-9300T digital TV recorders. Humax says the Smart Fan Control... >>

Humax Freesat Foxsat-HDR recorder announced

Humax Freesat Foxsat-HDR recorder announced

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Humax has announced the launch of the Freesat+ Foxsat-HDR that will go on sale in the UK in November and will feature new Freeview+ type abilities. Humax says when launched, the twin tuner Humax Foxsat-HDR will be the only way to pause, rewind and record... >>