This page contains firmware update notes for the original KICKR which is identifiable by its black handle, pictured below:
Original KICKR v1.5.68 - 10 May 2017
- Update to fix KICKR units locking up after performing a spindown:
Users affected by this issue will need to perform an advanced spindown after the firmware update
Original KICKR v1.5.63 - 3 Feb 2017
- Improved power measurement :
The KICKR can now perform an advanced spindown for even more accurate power measurements
- Improved responsiveness :
The KICKR will react to resistance changes more quickly
Original KICKR v1.4.46 - 12 May 2016
- ANT+ FE-C Control :
The addition of ANT+ FE-C support allows the KICKR and SNAP to be controlled from any FE-C enabled device or application, such as a Garmin bike computer.
- Improvements to reported power and improvements to simulation mode
The improvements to the measured power during periods of acceleration allowed us to
improve the feel of the trainer when using simulation mode (for example when using Zwift).