October 2019 Formuler Z8 Software Update
Firmware Version: v1.4.42
MYTVOnline 2 Version: v7.5.2
Thank you all for waiting for this moment. We are very excited to announce new software release for Formuler Z8 and MYTVOnline2 today.
In this update, powerful features are added, and several known issues are fixed. These release notes provide the most up-to-date information about new features, known issues, and improvements so please read them through for more information.
One awesome feature added is support for PiP (picture-in-picture). Now, those of you who want to watch two favorite live events at the same time can actually watch them together on your TV screen through MYTVOnline2. This PiP feature will give you a more powerful and exciting TV viewing experience. Moreover, USB ATSC terrestrial tuner support (for Over-the-Air Local Television), as well as Closed Captions for the hearing impaired are available.
We recommend users download and install this update to bring better features and more stable functionality to Z8 devices.
Download the OTA software updates directly from your device using the built-in software update app.
Remote configuration deployment tools
Ask a Formuler representative for more details
Add support for USB ATSC (Over-the-air) terrestrial tuners:
Access local OTA channels from Main Menu > Connections > Terrestrial
Add picture-in-picture support for XC API and M3U portals
Access PiP from the on-screen toolbar
Press and hold OK on the remote to change the PiP channel
Add support for Closed Captions for the hearing impaired
Access CC subtitles from Live > Options > Subtitle menu on supported streams
Fixes & Improvements
FIX: USB Timeshift bug
FIX: Random crash while viewing Single EPG or Classic List
FIX: Black screen appears under certain circumstances
FIX: “EPG Loading” message doesn’t disappear under certain circumstances
FIX: Portal fails to connect when MOL2 is set as the startup app and WiFi is the active connection
FIX: Unable to play stream due to SPACE character in playback URL
FIX: Cannot connect to certain portals due to HTTP redirection issue
FIX: System reboots after connecting to certain portals
FIX: Unable to play streams after connecting to certain XC API portals
General bug fixes and improvements.