Infuse 5 - Now Available

Infuse 5 is here! It's been many months in the making, and is the most ambitious update we've ever had. It has tons of new features, some really great playback improvements, and a whole host of thoughtful little changes to make your life better.

New home screen with 'Up Next' list

New for Apple TV is an awesome way to find something great to watch. The new Up Next list is made up of two sections - the first will show the items you're currently watching (in progress) and the second will show items that have been recently added.

Up Next

Split View & Picture-in-Picture

Native iPad multi-tasking has finally arrived, and it's awesome! Now you can catch up on the latest season of The Walking Dead while composing an email, or browse the web while downloading videos from your Mac. Productivity doubled!

Multitasking

Cloud streaming

Access your videos from anywhere by storing them in the cloud. Now you can browse, stream, and download files stored in popular cloud file services including Dropbox, Google Drive, and OneDrive.

Cloud Streaming

Advanced iCloud syncing

Setting up and keeping multiple devices in sync is a pain...a huge pain. Worry no more! Infuse will now use iCloud to keep all your shares, favorites, metadata, playback settings, and Up Next items in sync on all your devices.

iCloud Sync

And so much more...

Revamped video playback, automatic subtitle downloads, iOS Document Picker, and new translations are just a few of the other things included in this release. A complete list of what's new in Infuse 5 can found here.

Try Infuse 5...for free!

There's so many great new things to explore in Infuse 5 we wanted to find a way to give everyone a chance to try it. Starting today, you can download Infuse 5 and try all the awesome new Pro features for an entire month, for free! If you love it (and we know you will) you can continue for just $6.99 per year (that's only 58 cents per month!). This new model will allow us to continue building awesome new features, and get them into your hands faster than ever before. We're also keeping the standalone Pro version available if you prefer to go that route. Check out the Infuse product page for full details on all the new Pro features.

Thanks!

We're so so incredibly grateful for our amazing team, our awesome testers, and our fantastic users who have been a key part of the Infuse story since the original release in 2013. It's gotten so much better because of you, and we can't wait to to continue working to make it even more amazing. We think you're going to love this new release so I hope you check out everything that's new in Infuse 5.

As always, we love hearing from you - so please feel free to post a comment below or drop us a note with any thoughts or questions you may have.

All the best,

James Abeler

James Abeler
Founder & Director, Firecore

Update: We are now offering a 30% discount for those who upgrade before December 12th.

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Infuse 4.3 - Mid-Summer Update

The latest version of Infuse for iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV is here and contains a number of things that we think you're really going to enjoy! Smile

All-new list view

We've added a slick new list view option that provides quick access to video artwork and details. It has all the same great details as the standard poster view, and should allow you to feel right at home when you start using it. List View can be enabled in Infuse > Settings.

List View

More storage with iXpand

Running low on storage space? Worry no more. Infuse now works seamlessly with SanDisk iXpand flash drives. Just load up one of these nifty USB/Lightning drives with up to 128GB of your favorite videos, and connect it to your iPhone/iPad to enjoy hours and hours of content on the go.

Sandisk iXpand

What's new in 4.3 (tvOS)

  • New List View option
  • Added support for Plex shares in Library View
  • Improved support for IPv6-only networks
  • Improved WebDAV streaming
  • Improved video playback
  • Improved audio sync for Bluetooth headphones
  • Fixed issue with disappearing subtitles
  • Many, many other minor improvements and fixes

What's new in 4.3 (iOS)

  • Added SanDisk iXpand drive support
  • Improved support for IPv6-only networks
  • Improved WebDAV streaming
  • Improved video playback
  • Improved Google Cast support
  • Improved audio sync for Bluetooth headphones
  • Fixed issue with disappearing subtitles
  • Fixed issue adding subtitles via AirDrop
  • Many, many other minor improvements and fixes

As always, we love hearing from you - so please feel free to post a comment below or drop us a note with any thoughts or questions you may have.

Enjoy! Smile

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Infuse 4.2 - Library View

We've had our nose to the grindstone over the past few weeks, and today we're pleased to finally share the fruits of our labor with you. Infuse 4.2 is a major update, and introduces a bunch of great features we know you're going to love! Read on for full details on what's new.

Library View (aka the new hotness)

Introducing our brand spankin’ new Library View which makes finding videos to watch quick and easy. Infuse will search deep within your folders to catalog every movie, TV show, and cat video it can find and group them all together in a slick new menu. Plus, with a set of all-new Smart Filters, you can browse by genre, rating, release date, age rating, and even get an overview of all unwatched or recently added items with just a few taps.

Library View

Favorites, tailored just for you

Not only is browsing super-easy when using Smart Filters, these can also be used to create Favorites that appear right on the Infuse home screen. Want quick access to kids movies? Done. How about unwatched TV shows? No problem. With just a few taps you can customize Infuse to ensure the content you want to enjoy is front and center for whenever you're ready to view it. Even better, adding custom artwork for your Favorites can now be done right from the Apple TV menus.

Favorites

Trakt ratings sync

In addition to playback progress and watched history, trakt ratings now also stay in sync between all your devices. Rated items are now designated with a shiny set of distinctive orange stars that get updated from trakt automatically. Ratings can be easily posted to trakt from Infuse on iOS/tvOS or through trakt.tv.

trakt ratings

Spotlight search

Now it's easy to quickly find videos on iOS while on the go. Videos selected from within Spotlight will instantly start playing, and Infuse will pick up right where you left off if you happened to already start that video on another device.

Spotlight

What's new in 4.2 (tvOS)

  • All-new Library View with Smart Filters
  • New artwork picker for folder and library favorites
  • Personalized trakt ratings
  • Auto-select first unwatched TV episode
  • Episodes now grouped by season in Recently Watched
  • Streamlined sign in process for trakt
  • Recently used subtitle languages are now grouped together
  • Mark folders to use embedded metadata only
  • Resume prompt now displays resume time
  • Additional Continuous Playback options
  • Better support for 60+ fps videos
  • Apple TV 'Dolby Digital' option now works with 7.1 content
  • Improved universal remote scrolling
  • Improved indexing behavior
  • Improved lower shelf navigation
  • Improved double-tap browsing controls
  • Improved display of DTS-HD MA track names
  • Improved trakt rating prompt
  • Many, many other minor improvements and fixes

What's new in 4.2 (iOS)

  • Spotlight search Cool
  • Personalized trakt ratings
  • Auto-select first unwatched TV episode
  • Additional Continuous Playback options
  • Group recently used languages near top of subtitles download menu
  • Updated Dolby Audio library
  • Tap outside ticket to close (iPad only)
  • Local files can now be deleted with File Management disabled
  • Resolved playback issue affecting some Dolby ATMOS videos
  • Many, many other minor improvements and fixes

As always, we love hearing from you - so please feel free to post a comment below or drop us a note with any thoughts or questions you may have.

Enjoy! Smile

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Infuse 4.1 - Now Available

The first major update for Infuse 4 has arrived! We didn't cut any corners here, and worked hard to add ton of great new things that we think you are going to love, including watched icons, dark mode, HD audio, background fetching, and much, much more. Read on for full details on what's new.

Pick up where you left off

With our all-new watched indicators finding something new to watch has never been easier. Both new and in-progress videos will have a colorful orange banner overlayed on top of the poster, with a small icon to indicate the status. Watched status icons are also visible on the video details page.

Watched icons

Turn down the lights

An all-new dark mode inspired by the iOS version is now available for tvOS. Dark room viewing has never been better!

Dark Mode

Now playing: 24-bit HD audio

Hear every detail, and enjoy up to 7.1 channels of 24-bit lossless HD audio (DTS-HD MA and Dolby TrueHD). HD audio provides a richer sound with much greater depth and dynamic range, and is the same audio film producers hear before a movie leaves the studio. Infuse will send HD audio to an AV receiver as uncompressed, multi-channel LPCM for the best possible experience. Full details on how the new options work can be found here.

Lossless audio

Ready when you are

Now whenever you open Infuse it will automatically start scanning your favorites for new files, and work to pull down metadata and artwork for you in the background. This means your content will be ready and waiting whenever you are ready to enjoy it!

Background indexing

What's new in 4.1 (tvOS)

  • Watched indicators
  • Dark Mode
  • Added HD audio support (up to 7.1ch & 24-bit) via LPCM
  • Automatic deep folder scanning
  • Improved playback controls
  • New popup menu (longpress a video to open)
  • Mark videos as watched/unwatched
  • Delete videos from remote SMB and FTP/SFTP shares
  • Updated Siri remote playback controls to tvOS 9.2 style (details)
  • Added age rating to video details
  • Added support for .divx files
  • Added visual hints for chapters
  • Smoother poster scrolling
  • Improved metadata fetching accuracy
  • Improved SMB streaming reliability
  • Resolved issues with transparent Favorite artwork
  • Resolved issues with some FTP encoding types
  • Resolved rare issues with subtitle download menu
  • Resolved rare performance issue present when using subtitles
  • Resolved issues with WoL (Wake-on-LAN)
  • Many, many, many small player improvements
  • Other minor improvements and fixes

What's new in 4.1 (iOS)

  • Automatic deep folder scanning
  • Delete videos from remote SMB and FTP/SFTP shares
  • Better Favorite management
  • Added support for .divx files
  • TV Show backdrops are now grouped by season
  • Improved metadata fetching accuracy
  • Improved SMB streaming reliability
  • Resolved issues with some FTP encoding types
  • Resolved issues when adding files from iCloud Drive
  • Resolved rare performance issue present when using subtitles
  • Many, many, many small player improvements
  • Other minor improvements and fixes

As always, we love hearing from you - so please feel free to post a comment below or drop us a note with any thoughts or questions you may have.

Enjoy! Smile

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