Philips Hue Play HDMI sync box

Consulta todas las actualizaciones que hemos hecho en Hue sync box para mejorar la experiencia de iluminación envolvente. Con cada actualización, se publican las nuevas notas de la versión para que puedas estar al tanto.

Philips Hue Play HDMI sync box  
April 9, 2024

  • Implemented a fix for passthrough mode on Vizio M7 TVs
  • General bug fixes and improvements

May 2, 2023 
Firmware version 2.0.5  

  • Fixed an issue relating to losing connection to the Bridge 
  • Fixed an issue where the Hue sync box would still turn on even though Automatic mode was disabled 
  • General bug fixes and improvements 

October 29, 2021 
Firmware version 1.8.3

  • Fixed an issue where the Hue sync box wouldn’t reconnect when switching between Hue Bridges
  • General bug fixes

September 24, 2021 
Firmware version 1.8.1

  • Implemented 120 Hz light syncing support for 1080p and 1440p content
  • Fixed HDR-detection issue for Shield Pro and Chromecast with Google TV

July 14, 2021
Firmware version 1.7.5

  • Fixed an issue where the Hue sync box would not detect some Entertainment areas
  • Changes to an Entertainment area now show up directly in the Hue Sync mobile app
  • Small bug fixes

May 12, 2021
Firmware version 1.7.4

  • Reworked the communication between the Hue sync box and the Hue Bridge to better support future features
  • Fixed an issue where CEC Power State Detection would not work in certain setups
  • Modified USB Power State Detection timing for Sony TVs
  • Various minor improvements

October 14, 2020
Software version 1.6.3

  • Improved compatibility with several routers (e.g. Vodafone TG3442DE)
  • Now allows for HDR10+ content when the Hue sync box’s HDMI cable is on the second output of an AV receiver
  • Implemented support for FreeSync
  • Reduced power consumption
  • Further increased the reliability of communication to the Hue Bridge
  • Improved the Hue sync box’s ability to detect black bars on screen, enhancing generated light scripts
  • Various CEC improvements

August 20, 2020
Software version 1.5.3

  • Introduced native support for Harmony remotes 
  • Introduced a Wi-Fi status screen in the Hue Sync mobile app 
  • Improved letterboxing detection 
  • Improved automatic updates 
  • Fixed a crash related to mDNS 
  • General IR improvements 
  • Changed the default Hue sync box name to “Sync Box” 
  • Changed the LED indicator’s behavior while lights are dimmed 
  • In cases of multiple Wi-Fi access points, the Hue sync box will now connect to the strongest access point
  • Added support for the Play gradient lightstrip

May 25, 2020
Software version 1.4.7

  • Added support for Dolby Vision and HDR10+ content
  • Added support for voice control with Amazon Alexa, the Google Assistant, and Siri Shortcuts
  • Added support for infrared (IR) remote controls
  • Updated Hue Bridge discovery for certain networks 
  • Improved light experience for multiple lights around the TV screen 
  • Improved light experience for Music mode for music playing on low volume  
  • Improved compatibility with several routers (e.g. Netgear RAX40) 
  • Improved video syncing for 720p content 
  • Improved color rendering for Chromecast Ultra for various video formats 
  • Fixed an issue where 4K content was downgraded when the sync box’s HDMI cable was on the second output of an AV receiver 
  • Fixed an issue where Huawei P20 phones were not able to complete setup in the Hue Sync mobile app 
  • General stability and performance improvements 

March 3, 2020
Software version 1.3.2

  • Improved Wi-Fi stability and performance
  • Fixed DHCP lease time issue
  • Increased the reliability of communication to the Hue Bridge
  • Implemented HDR10+ support
  • Implemented support for future features
  • Other bug fixes and improvements

November 26, 2019
Software version: 1.2.2 (first public software update)

  • Fixed issues that occasionally stopped lights from syncing during streaming
  • Fixed a bug that caused lights to switch off when syncing on the highest brightness setting
  • Improved Subtle mode algorithm
  • Fixed issue with Apple TV pass-through mode, in which it would be disrupted when software restarted (on a HDCP 1.4 TV)
  • Fixed a bug with Nintendo Switch that caused it to not sync when switching from YouTube to a game
  • Fixed a bug with Chromecast Ultra that interrupted video pass-through when used with Philips Fidelio B5 soundbars
  • TVs will no longer switch inputs when sync box goes into and out of power-save mode
  • Power cycling the sync box will no longer switch inputs with various sources unintentionally


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