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Dreambox Receivers (Linux)

 

Models and basic features
dream 500

 

dm600

  • HD
  • 2 CAM slots
  • 1 Card reader
  • supports USB HDD
  • Satellite Tuner (DVB-S)
  • V.24/RS232 Interface
  • 10/100Mbit compatible Ethernet Interface
  • 2 LED status
  • 32 MByte Flash, 96 MByte Ram total
  • HD

  • Diseqc motor or multi satellite control
  • Blind scan
  • 2 USB ports
    Ethernet LAN port
    HD
  • HD

     

  • - Aspect ratio adjustment 4:3 (16/9 crop), 4:3 (16/9 Letterbox), 16:9 (4/3 pillar box)
    - User friendly OSD & operation
    - Total 8,000 TV & Radio channels programmable
    - Multi-language audio support including text support
    - Favourite channel selections
    - Parental guide and rating control
    - EPG (Provider Electronic Programme Guide) for on-screen channel information
    - On-screen display with 65,536 colours
    - Blind scan (power scan)
    - Zoom function in pause
    - Dolby Digital Bitstream out through S/PDIF (optical & coaxal)
    - Selectable output for 1080i, 720p, 480p and 480i formats
    - HDMI 1.1, Component (YPbPr), Composite
    - USB 2.0 Host (access to HDD, USB memory, others etc): 2 port
    - Upgrade software & update channel database through USB 2.0 port and RS232
    - MP3 file play by USB 2.0
    - PVR Ready via USB
    - Recorded file play on PC
    - Reservation recording by EPG
    - Multimedia file play by USB 2.0
    - Ethernet/LAN port
    - Home streaming

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    Specifications: -

    • 250 MHz PowerPC Processor (350 Mips)
    • Linux Operating System
    • 1 x Smartcard-Reader
    • MPEG2 Hardware decoding
    • Satellite Tuner (DVB-S)
    • V.24/RS232 Interface
    • 10/100Mbit compatible Ethernet Interface
    • 2 LED status
    • 32 MByte Flash, 96 MByte Ram total
    • Integrated IDE UDMA66 Interface
    • Support for internal HDD 2.5" in any capacity
    • Unlimited channel lists for TV/Radio
    • Channel-change time < 1 second
    • Full automatic service scan
    • Supports directly bouquet-lists
    • Supports EPG (electronic program guide)
    • Supports own videotext
    • Supports multiple LNB-Switching control (DiSEqC)
    • Fully adaptable OSD in many languages and skin-support
    • S/PDIF Interface for digital bit stream out (AC-3)
    • 1 x Scart-interfaces
    • S-Video connector
    • Analogue modem

    DBS-Tuner:

    • Frequency Range 950 .... 2150 MHz
    • Signal Level - 65 dBm .... - 25 dBm
    • Signal-to-Noise Level 12 dB max.
    • DBS-Tuner Input Connector F-Type female
    • Input Impedance 75 Ohm
    • AFC +/- 3 MHz
    • Demodulation Shaped QPSK
    • FEC Viterbi and Reed-Solomon
    • Viterbirate 1/2, 2/3, 3/4, 5/6, 7/8, automatic assimilation
    • Roll-off Factor 35 %
    • Demultiplexing according ISO 13818-1

    Video decoder:

    • Video Compression MPEG-2 and MPEG-1 compatible
    • Video Standard PAL G/ 25 Hz
    • Video Formats 4:3 / 16:9
    • Footage 16:9, automatic assimilation for 16:9 TV-Device (over Scart)
    • Letterbox precolating for 4:3 TV-Device

    Audio decoder:

    • Audio compression MPEG-1 & MPEG-2 Layer I and II
    • Audio Mode Dual (main/sub), Stereo
    • Frequency: 32 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz, 16 kHz, 22.05 kHz, 24 kHz

    Output analogue:

    • Output Level L/R 0,5 Vss on 600 Ohm
    • THD > 60 dB (1 kHz)
    • Crosstalk < -65 dB

    Output digital:

    • Output Level 0,5 Vss on 75 Ohm
    • Sampled Data Filtering 32 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz
    • S/PDIF-Output optical (AC3)

    Video parameter:

    • Input Level FBAS 1 Vss +/- 0.3 dB on 75 Ohm
    • Teletext filter in conformity with ETS 300 472 Standard

    TV-Scart:

    • Output: FBAS,RGB,S-Video

    Serial Interface RS 232:

    • Type RS232 bidirectional
    • Bitrate 115,2 kBit/s max.
    • Plug Connector SUB-D-9
    • Function: Update of Firmware

    Ethernet:

    • 10/100 MBit compatible interface
    • Function: Update of Firmware, Connect to PC

    UDMA66 IDE Interface:

    • Internal - for connection of 2.5" HDD

    LNB Power and polarisation:

    • LNB Current 500mA max.; short-circuit-proof
    • LNB Voltage vertical < 14V without load, > 11,5V at 400mA
    • LNB Voltage horizontal < 20V without load, > 17,3V at 400mA
    • LNB shut-off at Standby-Mode

    Count of active satellite positions:

    • DiSEqC 1.0/1.2 SAT POSITION / SAT OPTION
    • DiSEqC - Rotor Control

    Power consumption:

    • < 15W / 12V

    Input voltage:

    • DC12V,ripple +/- 15%

    External power supply:

    • Input: 110-240V AC / 50-60Hz / 0,6A
    • Output: 12V = / 2,5A

    Physical specification:

    • Ambient Temperature +15°C...+35°C
    • Humidity < 80%
    • Size (W x D x H): 195 mm x 130 mm x 40 mm

     

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