- Freeview box providing over 75 channels including 15 HD channels
- Pause, rewind, and record up to 250 hours of standard TV and 125 hours of HD TV
- Remote with hot keys for instant access to apps and on-demand services
- Catch-up services include services BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4, Demand 5 and UKTV
- Apps include YouTube, Freeview Explore, Humax Eye App and additional Humax Apps
- Netflix button gives you direct access to your account (Netflix streaming membership required)
- Seven day on-screen guide with improved, intelligent search which accesses live TV as well as recordings and catch-up
- Set reminders and recordings for your favourite shows up to eight days in advance
- Play and stream media from your mobile devices on the big screen via USB or external hard drive
Access to over 75 channels
The Humax FVP-5000T is a Smart Freeview Player and Recorder, which gives you access to over 75 channels, including 15 channels in HD. This box is easy to setup, only requiring an aerial antenna feed. It connects to your television set via the included HDMI cable. This Freeview Player and Recorder comes with an ethernet cable, and has built-in WiFi to enable instant access to streaming services. Once your FVP-5000T is connected to the internet, you will unlock thousands of shows through Catch Up, On Demand, and optional subscription services. These include BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4, Demand 5, YouTube and UKTV Play. You will also have access to streaming apps including the Humax Eye app and Freeview Explore. Whatever you want to watch, Humax gives you an accommodating and efficient way to watch it.
Surf, scan, and search smarter
Finding what you want to watch has been made easy with the feature-rich interface. The ‘On Now’ section shows you the most popular shows currently broadcasting at any given time so you won’t need to spend time scrolling through all the channels. If you need a little inspiration or updates on what’s new, the ‘Top Picks’ section presents you with a list of recommended shows which are popular at the moment around the nation.
‘Hot Keys’ on the Humax Remote
The included Humax remote control features instant access buttons as well as other ‘hot keys’, so whatever you fancy watching on the big screen, you’ll be able to jump straight to it with the touch of a single button. These buttons include the Freeview Play button which will launch you straight into the Freeview home screen with the TV Guide, recordings, Top Picks and more all visible from a single screen. Another ‘hot key’ on the remote is On-Demand button. This button presents a screen full of all the catch-up services available such as BBC iPlayer, All 4, Demand 5, and also apps including YouTube and Freeview Explore. A Netflix button on the Humax remote lets you access your Netflix account directly. Once signed in for the first time, your Humax player will remember you and take you straight to your Netflix home screen each time you press the hot key.
(N.B Netflix streaming membership is required to access Netflix content)
Pause, rewind, and record live TV
The Humax FVP-5000T 500GB gives you up to 250 hours of recordings. You can record up to four programmes simultaneously while watching a fifth show, so you won’t need to sacrifice your favourite recording to accommodate someone else’s in the household. Finding your previous recordings is easy with the dedicated screen which presents all your recorded programmes including a flip screen between the ‘recently added’ shows and episodes you never finished watching so you can jump right back in. If you get interrupted while watching something, you can pause and rewind so you never miss out.
Humax Live TV App
The Humax FVP-5000T has a free, dedicated smart app, Humax Live TV app, which is a feature rich and helps to makes your viewing process as smooth as possible. You can set reminders for shows you don’t want to miss remotely and schedule recordings from your smartphone or tablet wherever you are. If you’re away for a few days or want to keep entertained on your daily commute, you can even stream your recorded programmes from your Humax Recorder directly to your smart device.