(all firmwares come as is, these are the original files as downloaded from advancedmp3player.co.uk or the H&B website.
Use these files at your own risk.
|1.0.53||Xclef HD-500 Firmware 1.053 846KB (04/09/03)
|1.0.68||Xclef HD-500 Firmware 1.068 854KB (26/09/03)
a) line in : 32/40/48/56/64/80/96/112/128/160/192/224/256/320Kbps
b) voice : 32/40/48/56/64/80/96/112/128Kbps
* When the player is filled with approximately 2.5GB of music, many times when you try to record, you get the following message "Not enough memory for recording" => fixed
|1.0.72||Xclef HD-500 Firmware 1.072 854KB (10/10/03)
|1.0.77||Xclef HD-500 Firmware 1.077 854KB (04/11/03)
HD-500 Firmware 1.094 842KB (18/01/04)
|1.0.95||Xclef HD-500 Firmware 1.095 842KB (11/03/04)
Prevents freezing at start-up
|Xclef HD-500 Firmware 1.097 (18/03/04)
Download File 1 (10KB)
Download File 2 (843KB)
Please find firmware update instructions below:
Connect the HD500 both to the power adapter (Important) and USB port by the USB cable.
Copy both files (enclosed in the ZIP files above) into the "FIRMWARE" Folder.
Do a "USB safe removal" in the System tray and unplug the USB cable.
If you power on the HD500, the firmware is updated and the HD500 turns off automatically.
Power on the HD500 again, press 'Menu' key for 1 - 2 seconds and ->Setup ->System ->System initial – OK
Power off the HD500
Reboot the HD500.