Seems like 3 is an all new keyword when it comes to DTH, as Videocon DTH which is an Indian MNC and manufactures all its Videocon d2h DTH set top boxes in India has now come up with an all new innovation as it ropes in the 3D like viewing experience with its all new set top box which has 3 unique benefits. With an all new set top box from Videocon d2h, you can not only watch TV channels in MPEG-4 clarity unlike TATA Sky’s and Dish TV’s MPEG-2 format but also this set top box comes with the capability of High definition recording (HD-DVR) along with 3D like viewing experience. So, in a nut shell this set top box is dubbed as Videocon d2h 3D HD-DVR.
If you look at the features of this Videocon d2h 3D HD DVR then this can record the television content up to 200 hours, comes with 16:9 aspect ratio, 5.1 channel digital surround sound, 5x digital picture clarity with the highest resolution of Full HD 1080i which is almost offered by other providers like airtel digital TV as well as Reliance digital TV DTH Service. Also, additionally you can also Pause, Rewind and Forward the Live TV which are the great features.
Though the 3D technology is yet to come, Videocon claims that there is not compulsion of 3D TV but even on normal Televisions the 3D Like experience can be enjoyed. There is still no 3D feed or content as of now in India but with BCCI announcing that IPL semifinals and finals will be beamed in 3D feed, this will mark the arrival of 3D. Videocon has launched 2 all new version of 3D HD Set top boxes.
Model 1 – 3D HD DVR Capability @ Rs. 3,990
Model2 – 3D HD Set top box (without Digital Video Recorder) @ Rs. 2,490
Currently Videocon has fair amount of HD channels up in its sleeve which are Movies NOW, Discovery HD, Active Music HD, d2h Movies HD and company plans to add more than 30 more HD channels by June 2011. These set top boxes are available in all leading Electronic stores or alternatively can also be purchased from the Videocon’s d2h website or even by just calling Videocon d2h helpline you can order the same on 022-42067575 for 24/48 hour delivery. If you are not a Videocon d2h subscriber and is already a DTH subscriber of other operator then Reliance digital TV, TATA Sky+, airtel digital tv too offers such HD DVR Services.