Software Updates

Important note for Dick Smith 'Digitor by Sangean' customers

The 'Digitor by Sangean' range of radios were manufactured for Dick Smith by Sangean and imported directly by Dick Smith from Sangean in Taiwan (and are therefore warranted by Dick Smith and not by Sangean Australia/Canohm).

The relevant 'Digitor by Sangean' models are - DPR-44 (tri-band portable radio) , PR-D13 (AM/FM portable radio) and PR-D3 (colour black - AM/FM portable radio).

For information on warranty and support for your 'Digitor by Sangean' models purchased from Dick Smith, please refer to Dick Smith's Receivership Customer FAQ for more information on how to proceeed - https://media1.dicksmith.com.au/media/wysiwyg/banner/Customer_FAQ_-_040316_5752064_1.pdf?_ga=1.85922073.183212615.1460454168.

 


 

From time to time, new software features for your radio may be developed. Your radio has been designed to allow its internal software to be updated.

Some radios enable software upgrades via an SD Card or USB Cable. Other radios enable software upgrades via an Internet Connection.

You should not attempt to update your radio unless it is recommended to you by Sangean Customer Service. Updating software may remove all network settings, radio station presets and alarm settings from your radio.

Updating Software using SD card or USB Cable

The information below lists the radios that enable internal software upgrades via an SD Card or USB Cable. The current software versions for each model are also listed.

Before attempting a software upgrade, please check the current software version on your radio by referring to the ‘Software Version Display’ section in your user manual. If your radio does not display the version listed below, you can proceed to update the software on your radio by extracting the files below and referring to instructions provided.

Model Number
Software Version 
(click to download)
Date
Instructions

DCR-10W+

VP02AU

11/2011

DDR-33X+

V065

01/2012

 

DPR-17+ 
STOP! Before you attempt a software upgrade for DPR17+, please contact Canohm on 1800 636 026 (option 2 for service).

 

DPR-45+
STOP! Before you begin a software upgrade for DPR-45+, please read the following:

There are 4 different software versions available for the DPR-45+. Please ensure you update your radio with the correct software version.

To confirm which software sersion is currently on your radio, refer to page 29 in your user manual. Once you have confirmed which software is on your radio, refer to the information below.

DPR-45+ Software Versions:
If the software version on your radio ends with AUAF, upgrade to version: AUBB AUAF
If the software version on your radio ends with AUAB, upgrade to version: AUBB AUAB
If the software version on your radio ends with AUAA, upgrade to version: AUBB AUAA
If the software version on your radio ends with 1A9, no upgrade required

 

Model Number
Software Version 
(click to download)
Date
Instructions

DPR-45+

AUBB AUAF

01/2013

 

AUBB AUAB

01/2013

 

AUBB AUAA

01/2013

 

Updating Software using Internet Connection

It is important that you do not attempt this procedure unless you have a good Internet connection and a reliable mains power supply. If the radio connects to your router using a Wi-Fi connection, make sure that this is also reliable before proceeding
 
The information below lists the radios which can allow the internal software to be upgraded using internet connection. The current software versions for each model are also listed.

Before attempting the upgrade on your radio, please check the current software version on your radio by referring to the ‘Software Version Display’ section in your user manual. If your radio does not display the version listed below, you can proceed to update the software on your radio, by referring to the ‘Software Update’ section in your user manual and following the instructions provided.

Model Number
Software Version
Date

WFR-28D+

If the software version on your radio has V2.2.14.EX16003, update to version V2.2.14.EX16003-6RC5  
WFT-1D+

If the software version on your radio has V2.0.21.33366, update to version V2.0.21.33366-6

09/2012
 

If the software version on your radio has V1.5.6.21635, update to version V1.5.6.21635-2A8

10/2010

WFT-1DAi

If the software version on your radio has 0300_V2.2.15.EX34094, update to version V2.2.15.EX34094-1C4E

05/2013
 

If the software version on your radio has 0326_V2.2.15.EX34094, update to version V2.2.15.EX34094-1C2A

05/2013

WFR-1D+

If the software version on your radio has V2.0.21.33366, update to version V2.0.21.33366-11

03/2011

 

If the software version on your radio has V1.5.6.21635, update to version V1.5.6.21635-2A8

10/2010

DDR-63+

If the software version on your radio has V2.0.21.33366, update to version V2.0.21.33366-1C37

05/2013

 

If the software version on your radio has V2.2.15.EX27922, update to version V2.2.15.EX27922-2A4

05/2013