FiiO BTR5 new firmware FW1.0.6 released on Christmas!

Posted in Dec 27, 2019 in Firmwares, 1 comment

Fiio just released the new firmware FW1.0.6 for BTR5 on Dec,25th, if you buy BTR5 before Christmas, you may need to update it. The orders shipment which is not released yet by Hifigo will come with latest firmware.

The BTR5 FW1.0.6 firmware comes with following changes and improvements:
– The battery indication in charging status improved: the battery scrolling is based on current battery
– The sampling rate recognition improved when connecting to a mobile phone as USB DAC
– Other bugs fixed.

Download BTR5 FW1.0.6: Click here, here or here. (BTR5-FW1.0.6.dfu)
USB DAC Driver(v4.47.0): Click here.

You could check the firmware version in the BTR5 first: Menu (Hold the power button for about 2 seconds in the after turning on)- Version (Click the power button in themenu page) – 1.X.X. Do not update the firmware again is your BTR5 is using the latest firmware. Please read the instruction carefully, and follow it step by step to upgrade your BTR5!

Before the firmware upgrade
Download the Firmware Upgrade package (already including the firmware upgrade tool and firmware file)

Upgrade the firmware for the BTR5
1. Unzip the “Firmware upgrade package”, and then enter the unzipped folder.
2. Make the BTR5 enter DFU mode, and then connect the BTR5 with the computer by the supplied Type-C USB cable. How to make BTR5 enter DFU mode: Power on the BTR5 and hold the Multifunctional button (which is in the middle of the Power button and Volume buttons) for about 5 seconds, then the ‘pairing’ shows up in the BTR5; Hold the Multifunctional button and Volume ”+” button for about 5 seconds, to make the BTR5 enter DFU mode (The BTR5 shows DFU for a few seconds).
3. Run the FiiOBluetoothDfu program and click ‘Start Upgrade’ > ‘OK’, the upgrade program will run automatically.
4. Unplug the USB cable and reboot the BTR5, and then you can use it normally.

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  1. 1 ken woo said:


    Just got my BTR5.
    Firmware version 1.0.6
    Am able to paired with my laptop, works fine.

    Issue is with my Huawei P30 Pro.
    EMU 10, Android 10.
    Does not find device for pairing.
    Device limit on Huawei P30 Pro ?

    Appreciate your help.

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