Release History

TV Extension for Tizen SDK

  • Important

    Before installing the TV Extension image, uninstall the Tizen Studio, then install the latest Tizen Studio version. The TV Extension can behave unexpectedly on older Tizen Studio versions.

    • New and Changed Features

      • Tizen 5.0 Emulator
        • The TV platform and emulator have been updated.
        • Emulator launch speed has been improved.
        • The MDE Enabler has been added.
        • .NET 2.1 has been implemented.
        • EFL 1.21 has been implemented.
        • The Chromium version has been updated to M63.
      • Tizen .NET
        • .NET Core 2.1 has been implemented.
        • TizenFX TV 5.5.0 has been implemented.
        • The OpenTK and SkiaSharp libraries have been implemented.
      • Native Client (NaCl)
        • The NaCl Toolchain Download Manager has been added.
    • Fixed Bugs

      • Web Simulator
        • The issue where the keyboard stops working after closing the configuration settings has been fixed.
        • On macOS, in the configuration settings, the issue where the first firmware option checkbox is always checked has been fixed.
      • Native Client (NaCl)
        • The issue where, if a NaCl project has not been selected, a device debug configuration cannot be created has been fixed.
        • The issue where, if the NaCl SDK directory has not been defined, the Debugger tab in the Debug Configuration window is blank has been fixed.
        • Issues with the privileges page have been fixed.
      • Emulator
        • OpenTK bugs have been fixed.
        • Debugging bugs for .NET applications through Visual Studio have been fixed.
    • Known Issues

      • The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

      • The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

      • The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

      • There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

      • If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

      • The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

      • If there is no audio connection, video playback stops after 15 seconds.

      • There is an issue to use the memory profiler feature in "Visual Studio Tools for Tizen" for NUI template.

      • There is an issue that stops when the web simulator runs the video web app. (This issue occurs only in Windows.)

      • If you run the web app through the IDE before the emulator is fully executed, there is an issue that the web app does not run.

  • Important

    Before installing the TV Extension image, uninstall the Tizen Studio, then install the latest Tizen Studio version. The TV Extension can behave unexpectedly on older Tizen Studio versions.

    • New and Changed Features

      • Tizen 5.0 Emulator
        • The TV platform and emulator have been updated.
        • Emulator launch speed has been improved.
        • The MDE Enabler has been added.
        • .NET 2.1 has been implemented.
        • EFL 1.21 has been implemented.
        • The Chromium version has been updated to M63.
      • Tizen .NET
        • .NET Core 2.1 has been implemented.
        • TizenFX TV 5.5.0 has been implemented.
        • The OpenTK and SkiaSharp libraries have been implemented.
      • Native Client (NaCl)
        • The NaCl Toolchain Download Manager has been added.
    • Fixed Bugs

      • Web Simulator
        • The issue where the keyboard stops working after closing the configuration settings has been fixed.
        • On macOS, in the configuration settings, the issue where the first firmware option checkbox is always checked has been fixed.
      • Native Client (NaCl)
        • The issue where, if a NaCl project has not been selected, a device debug configuration cannot be created has been fixed.
        • The issue where, if the NaCl SDK directory has not been defined, the Debugger tab in the Debug Configuration window is blank has been fixed.
        • Issues with the privileges page have been fixed.
    • Known Issues

      • The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

      • The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

      • The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

      • There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

      • If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

      • The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

      • If there is no audio connection, video playback stops after 15 seconds.

      • When using the NUI template, the Visual Studio Tools for Tizen memory profiler and debugger do not work properly.

    • New and Changed Features
      • Tizen 4.0 Emulator
        • The TV platform emulator has been updated.
        • A new security review has been applied.
      • Tizen .NET Nuget Package Versions
        • Tizen.NET: 4.0.0
        • Tizen.NET.TV: 4.4.0.1341
        • Tizen.NET.Sdk: 1.0.1
        • Xamarin.Forms: 2.5.0.77107
        • Xamarin.Forms.Platform.Tizen: 2.5.0.77107
      • Native Client (NaCl)
        • The C/C++ code indexer has been enabled.
        • Support for glibc-based NaCl toolchains has been added for new NaCl projects.
        • Support for the pepper_56 NaCl toolchain has been added.
      • Web Simulator
        • Dragging and dropping the remote control has been disabled.
    • Fixed Bugs
      • Tizen Studio
        • Installing Web applications on 2016 and 2018 TVs has been fixed.
        • Issues related to the "Installed Web App List" in the Device Manager have been fixed.
      • Emulator
        • Issues of a ECP panel with some java versions.
      • Web Simulator
        • "Esc" key event handling has been fixed.
        • The issue causing applications to launch twice has been fixed.
      • Native Client (NaCl)
        • Issues related to adding Tizen privileges to the "config.xml" file have been fixed.
    • Known Issues
      • The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

      • The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

      • The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

      • There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

      • If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

      • The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

    • New and Changed Features
      • Tizen 4.0 Emulator
        • The TV platform emulator has been updated.
        • A new security review has been applied.
      • Tizen .NET Nuget Package Versions
        • Tizen.NET: 4.0.0
        • Tizen.NET.TV: 4.4.0.1341
        • Tizen.NET.Sdk: 1.0.1
        • Xamarin.Forms: 2.5.0.77107
        • Xamarin.Forms.Platform.Tizen: 2.5.0.77107
      • Native Client (NaCl)
        • The C/C++ code indexer has been enabled.
        • Support for glibc-based NaCl toolchains has been added for new NaCl projects.
        • Support for the pepper_56 NaCl toolchain has been added.
      • Web Simulator
        • Dragging and dropping the remote control has been disabled.
    • Fixed Bugs
      • Tizen Studio
        • Installing Web applications on 2016 and 2018 TVs has been fixed.
        • Issues related to the "Installed Web App List" in the Device Manager have been fixed.
      • Web Simulator
        • "Esc" key event handling has been fixed.
        • The issue causing applications to launch twice has been fixed.
      • Native Client (NaCl)
        • Issues related to adding Tizen privileges to the "config.xml" file have been fixed.
    • Known Issues
      • The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

      • The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

      • The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

      • There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

      • If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

      • The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

    • New and Changed Features
      • Tizen 4.0 Emulator
        • Update Emulator TV Platform (Official TV Platform)
        • A new security review has been applied
      • Tizen .NET
        • Tizen .Net Update (It is the same as the previous release)
          • Tizen.NET : 4.0.0
          • Tizen.NET.TV : 4.4.0.1341
          • Tizen.NET.Sdk : 1.0.1
          • Xamarin.Forms : 2.5.0.77107
          • Xamarin.Forms.Platform.Tizen : 2.5.0.77107
      • Nacl
        • C/C++ code indexer enabled
        • glibc based NaCl toolchain support in newly created NaCl projects
        • pepper_56 NaCl toolchain support
    • Fixed Bugs
      • Tizen Studio
        • Fix of web app install fail bug on 2018 TV
        • Show installed web app list on connected devices
      • Web Simulator
        • ESC key event handling
        • App launching at second time
        • Remote control drag-n-drop feature is removed
      • Nacl
        • Disappearing manually added Tizen privileges in the config.xml file issue fixed
        • Sometimes privileges added in the NaCl project's properties window were not added to the config.xml - fixed
    • Known Issues
      • The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

      • The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

      • The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

      • There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

      • If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

      • The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

    • New and Changed Features

      • Tizen 4.0 Emulator
        • The TV platform emulator has been updated.
        • Support for Tizen .NET (.NET Core 2.0 libraries) has been added.
      • Tizen Studio 2.0
        • The CPS structure for the .NET development environment has changed.
      • Tizen .NET
        • New API modules have been applied:
          • csapi-tizenfx
        • The latest TV open APIs have been applied:
          • csapi-tv
          • csapi-tv-service-billing
          • csapi-tv-service-sso
          • csapi-tv-windows
        • Updated Nuget package versions are available:
          • Tizen.NET: 4.0.0
          • Tizen.NET.Sdk: 1.0.0
          • Xamarin.Forms: 2.4.0.18342
          • Xamarin.Forms.Platform.Tizen: 2.4.0.18342
    • Fixed Bugs

      • NaCl project cleanup has been fixed.
      • Debugging NaCl applications on TVs has been fixed.
    • Known Issues

      • The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.
      • The following APIs are not supported by the emulator:
      • There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.
      • If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".
      • The emulator is not supported in Ubuntu 12.04.
      • Certificates cannot be transferred to devices. This is expected to be fixed in the next release.
      • .NET debugging is unavailable.
    • New and Changed Features

      • Tizen 4.0 Emulator
        • The TV platform emulator has been updated.
        • A security review has been applied.
        • .NET applications have been added to the emulator:
          • Smart Hub Preview
          • TV Apps
          • My Contents
        • .NET secure command and debugging features have been added.
      • Tizen Studio 2.2
        • .NET secure command features have been added.
      • Tizen .NET
        • .NET debugging has been added.
        • The latest TizenFX APIs have been applied:
        • The TizenFX TV APIs have been updated:
        • New TizenFX TV APIs have been applied:
        • Updated Nuget package versions are available:
          • Tizen.NET : 4.0.0
          • Tizen.NET.TV : 4.4.0.1341
          • Tizen.NET.Sdk : 1.0.1
          • Xamarin.Forms : 2.5.0.77107
          • Xamarin.Forms.Platform.Tizen : 2.5.0.77107
    • Fixed Bugs

      • Minor Web simulator bugs have been fixed to improve stability.
    • Known Issues

      • The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

      • The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

      • The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

      • There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

      • If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

      • The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

    • Bug Fixes

      • Issues related to connecting the IDE to new TV images have been fixed.
    • Known Issues

      • TV simulator: No new issues. For information on older issues, see the TV simulator known issues.
      • The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.
      • The following APIs are not supported by the emulator:
      • There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.
      • If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

Samsung TV SDK for Legacy Platform

    • Features

      • Now application developers can add their contents to the Smart Hub preview

      • Addition of avplaystore module (webapis.avplaystore.getPlayer)

      • Updated Caph version to 3.1.0-160617

      • Changes in the tizen.tvchannel API specification

    • Bug Fixes

      • ATK TTS(Text to Speech) abnormality motion fix

      • webapis.network API return error fix

    • Features

      • public/partner/firstscreen SDK integration

      • Firstscreen Support (public / partner SDK)

      • Caph update : 3.0.1-160315

      • Platform Base Image Update

    • Bug Fixes

      • App restarted after the hide() function was called in the resume state. (Resolved)

    • Features

      • Minor version(Bug fixed)

    • Bug Fixes

      • Web inspector of SDK 2.1.2 could not supported debug to same app more than once. (Resolved)

    • Features

      • Minor version(Bug fixed)

    • Bug Fixes

      • Execution and termination of App are different from the TV specifications.

        • When calling tizen.application.getCurrentApplication().hide(), applications do not keep running.(Resolved)

        • When doing 'Launch Applications > Execute SmartHub > Return', the screens for the applications appear. (Resolved)

        • Although returning to the screen for App-launcher is exepected, the screen for broadcasting(black screen) appears. (Resolved)

      • The screen of Screen-regulation ATV will be exposed on the next version. (Resolved)

      • Sub-title option on menu is excluded for the security, it will be resolved on the next version. (Resolved)

      • webapis.avplay > When calling 'setSpeed' function of relevance to HLS/DASH, videos stop working or occur errors. (Resolved)

      • The sounds would get slightly smaller, when a volume goes up from 99 to 100. (Resolved)

      • 'allclean', 'done' and 'cancel' are not working properly on IME (Resolved)