ISTANBUL and AMSTERDAM, Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Ahead of the 2017 IBCShow, AirTies Wireless Networks, a leading international provider of premium in-home wireless systems and managed IPTV and OTT set-top box (STB) solutions, today unveiled an Android TVTM edition of the Air 7415, a 4K IP STB, to address the growing demand for the Android platform from TV operators.
The Air 7415 STB enables operators to expand their 4K product offerings and replace outdated HD platforms with a cost effective 4K solution and performance that meets the demanding requirements of Android TV. The new Android TV STB seamlessly integrates popular OTT applications alongside operators’ applications and can connect wirelessly to the home network to simplify installation. It is ideal for operators looking to offer their customers 4K for the first time or adding additional 4K STBs in the home.
“Our new 4K Android TV STB is an elegant, powerful, and economical choice for today’s operators seeking to leverage everything the Android ecosystem has to offer,” said Thomas Fehr, General Manager, Set-top Box at AirTies. “With the Air 7415, operators can offer their customers superior 4K image quality and quick access to all the latest video streaming or gaming applications, enabling fast time to market for new services.”
Technical specs of the Air 7415 include
- Hardware: Broadcom’s BCM72604 chipset; 7K DMIPS; 2 GB RAM
- OS/Apps: Android TV; supports leading apps such as YouTube™, Google Cast™, voice controls, games and more
- Video Quality: Support for UHD, HDR and SDR-HDR conversion
- Wireless: 2×2 802.11ac Wi-Fi; and Bluetooth®
- Dimensions/Weight: Compact, fan-less design of 10cm x 10cm x 2cm; 180gr
At the 2017 IBCShow, AirTies will be located in Hall 5, stall 5.A73. More information about AirTies is available at www.AirTies.com.
Founded in 2004, AirTies is the most widely deployed provider of Wi-Fi Mesh solutions to operators around the globe. AirTies designs and develops software and hardware that wirelessly streams Internet connections and high definition video to multiple rooms and screens. The comprehensive product portfolio includes broadband Internet devices and Internet-based television set-top boxes. Its award winning technology enables seamless wireless integration at the touch of a button, increased wireless speeds, and coverage throughout subscribers’ entire homes. AirTies has an installed base of over 15 million devices worldwide. AirTies’ customers include: Atlantic Broadband, Frontier, Midco, Singtel, Sky (SKY Q in the UK; Germany; Italy; and New Zealand), Swisscom, Vodafone, Waoo, and many other operators. More information is available at www.AirTies.com.
Android TV, Android, YouTube and Google Cast are trademarks of Google Inc.