Opticum Lion Full HD 265 is now the first external receiver for the new DVB-T2 HD offer in the German trade available. Priced at around 60 EUR offers the Opticum receivers in addition to the possibility of HDTV reception of HEVC / H.265 encoded programs also a recording function when connecting an external USB 2.0 hard drive.
While start until the spring of 2016, the nationwide pilot deal with first HDTV programs that are broadcast with HEVC compression according to the new DVB-T2 standard.
But at least in the regions where already DVB-T2 trial offer is broadcast, you can now receive the Opticum receivers first programs. Corresponding tests are already underway in the regions of Berlin, Munich and Cologne / Bonn with a different range of channels of ARD, ZDF and RTL and ProSiebenSat.1 partially.
The Opticum Receiver is only suitable for the reception of unencrypted programs. The programs offered only against payment from 2017 the private channels can not be received with the receiver.
In addition to the Opticum receivers already some commercial TV model year 2015 to support the DVB-T2 HD reception.
Specifications Opticum Lion Full HD 265
Auto Scan, automatic channel search during the initial installation
Program Manager – TV / Radio programs create, edit, sort
Recall – Call last viewed programs
Display Mode: 1080p Full HD
Aspect Mode: 16: 9/4: 3 Letter Box / 4: 3 Pan Scan
Video Output – RGB HDMI 1.4a
5 programmable timers
Software upgrade via USB
Video Containers: TS, MPG, MP4, AVI, MKV
supports OGG format
support JPEG / BMP format / JPEG Slideshow + OGG playback
PVR – Optional