HB-1100S

Freesat HD TV Satellite Receiver

Smart Zapper box with built in Wi-Fi and the award winning smart TV guide

TECH SPECS

Features

Freeview -
Freesat Freesat
YouView -
Forward EPG 8 Days
Backward EPG 7 days
Recording Hours With additional plug in HDD
Pause, Record and Rewind Live TV No
Maximum Simultaneous Recording Limits 1 Rec via external HDD
Live Streaming No
Remote Record -
Remote Control App -
On-Demand BBC iPlayer, ITV Player, Demand 5, STV Player, BBC Sport, BBC News, YouTube, Netflix, Wakui, Hopster

Power Supply

Power type External adaptor
Power Consumption Max. 24W (Standby: under 0.5W)
Input Voltage AC 100-240,50/60Hz
Protection Separate internal fuse & lightning protection

System Resource

Flash 4Gb (512MB SLC)
RAM DDR3 1GB (512MB*2EA)
HDD No (1 Tuner PVR Ready via USB)

Video/Audio Processing

Video Decoder ISO/IEC 13818-2 MPEG-2 MP@ML (maximum bitrate of 15Mbps)
MPEG-4 (Part 10)/AVC
Picture Decoder MPEG2 I-Frame, JPEG, JPEG2000, BMP, GIF, PNG
Output Resolution 576i, 576p, 720p and 1080i/1080p
Graphics 32bpp with 256 alpha blending
1280 x 720 resolution for Native UI & Web Page
3 layers ( GUI / Subtitle & Teletext / Web Page)

Audio Mode

Audio Mode Single/ Dual/Mono/ Stereo/Joint Stereo
Audio Decoder ISO/IEC 11172-3 MPEG–1 Layer encoded audio
Dolby Digital Plus/Pulse

Front Panel

VFD Display N/A
LED Display 1EA(Dual)
- Red in Standby, Green in Operation, Off when power disconnected
Buttons Power
USB Port Yes

Front End (Tuner/Demodulator)

Demodulation QPSK, 8PSK
Input Connector F-Type, IEC 169-24, Female X 1
Loop Connector N/A
Frequency Range 950MHz to 2150MHz
Signal Level -25dBm to -75dBm

I/O Specification

Tuner 1x SAT input
TV Scart No
RCA Out 1 x CVBS/L/R
HDMI Out 1 x HDMI 1.4 with HDCP
S/PDIF Out 1 x Optical
USB 1 x USB 2.0 (Rear)
Ethernet 1 x Fast Ethernet 100BaseT (RJ45)
Wi-Fi Yes - Built-in
CI/CI+ N/A

Accessories

Quick Start Guide Yes
User Manual Yes (Available online)
Remote Control Yes
Batteries 2 x AAA
Scart Cable No
HDMI Cable Yes (1.5m)
Ethernet Cable Yes (2m)
RF Cable -

Physical Specification

Size (W x H x D) mm 206 x 42 x 168.5
Weight 446g
Gift box dimensions 310 x 245 x 78
Gift box weight kg 1.112 kg (1 STB per 1 Gift Box)

VIDEOS

Humax Freesat HB-1100S

Humax Freesat HB-1100S Product Video

Humax Freesat HB-1100s Setup

Software

User Manuals

Remote Control Code List

Warranty Registration

FAQ

LED INDICATORS
Red Light – Device is in Standby mode
Green Light – Device is in operation
CAN I CONNECT THIS DEVICE TO MY SKY EQUIPMENT?
If you are a Sky+ customer you will be able to connect this device to the satellite dish installed by Sky. Unfortunately, this product is not compatible with the equipment installed for Sky Q.
CAN I RECORD ON THIS DEVICE?
This device does not come with any internal storage as it is only a receiver but you can attach an external HDD to the use to act as internal storage if it meets the below specifications:
  • USB 2.0
  • Externally Powered
  • Between 80GB – 1TB
Please note recordings made on the external HDD can only be viewed on this specific unit, you will not be able to view the recordings on any alternative devices.
HOW DO I CONNECT MY DEVICE TO MY WIRELESS NETWORK?
Please follow the steps below to connect the HB-1100s to your WiFi network:
  • Press the Home button on the remote and select Settings
  • Select Network Connections
  • Select Connect Automatically – You should then see a list of local WiFi networks
  • Select your network and using the on-screen keyboard input your password and select Continue
HB-1100s NOT RESPONDING TO THE REMOTE
At the top of your remote you will see two buttons labelled as TV & STB, please press the STB button and then attempt to control the HB-1100s.
PROGRAMMING THE REMOTE TO CONTROL YOUR TELEVISION
Your Freesat remote control can be programmed to control your TV as well as your HB-1100s. You will need to obtain the pairing code from the back of the user manual supplied with your device, once you have this code please follow the below steps:
  • Press and hold the TV button on your remote, it will come on solid red
  • Enter the 3-digit code
  • If this is the correct code, your TV will switch to standby
  • Programming is now complete
Once the programming is complete you will need to switch between STB & TV using the respective buttons depending on which device you are attempting to control.
DIFFERENCE IN VOLUME WHEN CHANGING CHANNELS
If you are switching between channels and notice SD is louder than HD or vice versa making the below adjustment should fix the issue:
  • Press Home
  • Select Settings
  • Select Picture & Audio
  • Ensure the Digital Audio Output to Stereo
CHANNEL 4 HD / ALL 4 ON DEMAND MISSING
Unfortunately, on the 22nd of February 2018 Channel 4 made the decision to remove the Channel 4 HD and All4 On Demand services from the Freesat service. For more information please contact Freesat or Channel 4 directly.
MORE ON USING THE GUIDE
  • The default option for the guide will always list both SD and HD channels, you can press the List button to look at specific genres within the EPG.
  • You can use the fast-forward and rewind buttons to go forward or back by 24 hours. The EPG can go up to 7 days ahead.
  • You can use the Search button on the remote to enable you to search programmes both on live TV and On Demand.
  • You’re able to use the left directional button to go backwards on certain channels to catch up on content you’ve missed – a broadband connection is required for this.
HOW TO RETUNE YOUR HB-1100S
If there are any channel changes to the Freesat service your device will normally automatically update to reflect the changes, though if this has not happened for any reason you can follow the below steps to re-tune:
  • Press the Home button on your Remote and select Settings
  • Access Page 2 and select Freesat Channels (three right directional arrow presses when in Settings)
  • Select Channel Search
  • Follow the On-Screen prompts until your satellite cables have been detected and postcode verified
  • Save the results
CREATING AND ACCESSING YOUR FAVORITES CHANNEL LIST
  • To create your Favorites channel list you will need to follow the steps below:
  • Press the Home button and select Settings
  • Access Page 2 and select Freesat Channels (three right directional arrow presses when in Settings)
  • Select Favorite channels followed by Edit favorite channels
  • Select Channels you wish to add and press Back to save
When you would like to view your Favorite channels, Open the EPG using the TV Guide button, press the List button and Select Favorites
SOFTWARE UPDATES
Software updates for the HB-1100s are done automatically via your satellite connection.
HOW DO I CHECK MY DEVICE IS OPERATING ON THE LATEST SOFTWARE?
Please follow these steps to check your current software version