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Test Report for Digital Telecom USB Box+2

Digital Telecom USB Box+2

Digital Telecom is a leading global manufacturer of various kinds of Digital Satellite Receivers, Set Top Boxes (STB) and car amplifiers. Digital Telecom is an industry leader in sales, services and support for voice and data products. The new Digital Telecom USB Box +2 is at the top of all products.

An easy-to-read VFD display has covered the whole front panel. It either shows the selected channel or the current time (in standby mode). The buttons on the front panel allow using the receiver without the remote control. There is also a CARD Slot, USB port and SD Card slot location (optional) on the front panel behind a flap.

The rear panel is equipped with LNB in, IF out, TV out, antenna in, USB 2.0 port, S/PDIF, RCA jacks, two scart connectors and a main power switch. The remote control is very user friendly.

Digital Telecom USB Box+2 Digital Satellite Receiver has the capacity to store 5000 TV and Radio channels. It supports DiSEqC Version1.0 and 1.2 protocols.

A very comprehensive operating manual in English was also part of our package. The remote control that comes with the receiver sits nicely in your hand and has a user-friendly layout.

When the receiver is switched on for the first time the main menu pops up and stays on the screen until all LNB settings are made and a channel search is completed. There is no prestored list of channels to speed up the initial setup, however.

The Digital Telecom USB Box +2 receiver is definitely multilingual in terms of the on-screen menu languages. Next to English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Greek, Hungarian, Dutch, Farsi, Polish and Portuguese, the user can also choose from Romanian, Russian, Swedish, Serbian and Turkish.

The video signals can be delivered via Scart in RGB and CVBS modes. Additionally, multiple modes are available for the 4:3 and 16:9 screen sizes. Along with the PAL standard, the receiver can also handle NTSC signals and can even be set to automatically switch between the two standards.

Once the desired language is chosen for communication, the setup menu leads you to the channel search. You can also edit channels as well as channel lock. The function keys below the menu, which also helps in changing channel name or deleting channel. AV mode such as TV display mode, Ratio, brightness and others could be set. You can also set a wake up timer applying with selected channel and change the Lock password, while TeleText shows the currently watching channel’s TeleText information if applicable. There is a list of pre-programmed European and Asian updated satellites.

DiSEqC 1.0 is available for switching between different receivable satellites and users of a motor-controlled antenna will find DiSEqC 1.2 and 1.3 (USALS) very handy. Before we can start enjoying TV channels the automatic channel search is activated. Five minutes and 10 seconds were needed to scan all channels of a 65 transponder satellite. Switching between channels takes almost a second, making the Digital Telecom USB Box +2 is a best selling receiver. After switching to a new channel an info bar is inserted with details about the current programme. You will also find details regarding the programme that is coming up next. The EPG of the Digital Telecom USB Box+2 is another outstanding feature of this receiver. All event details of most channels are quickly loaded and displayed either as a chart for several channels or for each individual channel. At first the receiver shows an overview of all days for which information is available, and when clicking on an available date the programme preview is displayed.

You will also find a Memory Menu in this box. The Memory Menu is for showing the list from the external devices which are connected to the receiver. User can play the data from the USB memory stick or SD card or external HDD by USB2.0. It is available for DivX Movie, MP3 Music and JPG files. To see the specific part wider or smaller, press the ZOOM button. To make wider and smaller, use the FF or FR buttons. You can play the Movie, Music, photo and any recorded programme from the USB2.0 devices. Symbolrates starting at the rate of 2.45ms/sec were processed easily during our tests.

The detailed channel list can be activated by pushing the OK button. With the help of the function buttons, the list can be arranged by tuner and FTA/CAS and also be sorted alphabetically. Thanks to the multi-picture function, you can get a quick overview of currently running programmes on 2,4,9,10,13 or 16 different channels. The receiver also mastered our SCPC test.

There are still a number of other additional features that perfectly complete the overall picture of the Digital Telecom USB Box+2. Included in this list, of course, would be the numerous programmable timer entries that are available (weekly, daily, weekday or weekend only recording capabilities are available), the incredible ease-of-use of this receiver, the nicely functioning teletext decoder as well as the numerous practical extras that also are available.



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