Eurostar Group has launched the first ever Android based set top box (STB): ES 9900A Hybrid.
For a unified communication experience, the ES 9900A merges computer and consumer electronics to offer you a thrilling experience. The audience will be able to access complete Android functionality such as Google, Play Store, Facebook, Twitter, Skype YouTube among others and Live TV via satellite. Content can be shared from the ES 9900A to other devices such as Android based Smart Phones and Tablets through direct Wi-Fi.
The company intends to showcase the set-top box at CABSAT this year.
“Our participation at CABSAT 2013 will allow us a strategic opportunity to promote the advantages of using our new Android based STB, the ES 9900A Hybrid” said Raju Jethwani, chairman, Eurostar Group. “We have invested heavily to ensure that our Free-to-Air and Card Reader HD Satellite receiver range enables consumers wanting to watch their favorite High Definition content from the Middle East, Africa, CIS & the Indian Subcontinent, while also being able to access a wide range of Android applications.”