Tag Archives: STBs

Brasil lleva 12 mil STBs de TV paga destruidos por piratería este año

El Departamento de Ingresos Federales de Brasil, más conocido como Receita Federal, lleva destruidos 12 mil STBs utilizados para actividades de piratería en el negocio de TV paga en lo que va del año. Desde 2016 ya se registran 112 mil STBs destruidos, con pérdidas que se calculan en USD 2334,7 millones al año. “La [...]

Dish Mexico selects Skyworth’s STBs

DTH operator Dish Mexico has selected Skyworth Digital as set-top box supplier, the China-based company announced through a press release.  Under the agreement, Skyworth Digital will supply multiple next-generation STBs, integrating its platform with top tier CAS and middleware vendors, such as Inview.   The deal with Dish Mexico follows the opening of Skyworth Digitals [...]

Arris to develop new STBs for Telefónica

Telefónica has selected Arris to develop a comprehensive range of new set-top boxes. The new portfolio, named “Proteus”, will begin live roll-out in 2017 and will support HD and UHD video services in Latin America and Europe.   The project takes Arris’s and Telefónica’s strategic partnership to a new level – building on past collaborations [...]

Chilean VTR and Telsur will have to replace over 900,000 uncertified STBs for free

Chilean Pay TV companies VTR and Telefónica del Sur (Telsur) will have to replace for free over 900,000 set top boxes that were commercialized without the proper certifications. This resolution was informed by the National Consumer Services (Sernac) after a mediation with both companies. VTR will have to exchange over 700,000 STBs, while Telsur will [...]