|DVB-T2 Set-Top Box|
Digital Terrestrial Television STBs will be available for purchase at retail outlets nationwide. Details will be made available separately whenever the services are made available in the India . Presently the STBs and integrated Digital TVs (iDTV) are available world over. The various manufacturers of STBs includes Humax, Solid, Zinwell, Phillips, Kiryung, Blossoms Digital, Avertec, Skysun, Sharpvision, SDE Technology, Zongjing, Junuo, Wisdigi, VS Technology, Topfield,Sharp, Altobeam and many more .
The leading manufacturers of iDTV are Sony, LG, Panasonic, Philips, Samsung etc. BIS has also approved the standard of HDTV STB for DTTs.
The cost of STB varies from Rs. 1000/- to Rs. 4000/
- depending upon the volume and may drop down further. The increment of cost for iDTV is just Rs. 500/- for integration of STB in the TV. T2 Radio receivers are manufactured by firms like Topfield. The cost of all these receivers will reduce significantly when the services are launched by Doordarsan.
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