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Akura AVX665 User manual
AVX665
High Definition Digital Set Top Box
Customer Help Line : 0845 293 7698
Website : www.ekey.co.uk
Contents
Safety Information .................................................. 2
Safety Instructions .................................................. 3
Digital Switchover ................................................... 3
Accessories ............................................................ 4
User Controls.......................................................... 4
Remote Control ...................................................... 5
Connections............................................................ 7
Power On - Off........................................................ 8
First Time Installation.............................................. 9
Changing Channels ................................................ 9
Adjusting the Volume .............................................. 9
Mute .................................................................... 9
On-Screen Information ......................................... 10
Menu System........................................................ 10
Viewing the Main Menu .................................... 10
Information Banner ........................................... 10
Managing Stations: Channel List .......................... 10
Selecting a Specific Channel ............................ 10
Operating the Channel List ................................11
Moving a Channel ..............................................11
Deleting Channels ............................................11
Renaming Channels .........................................11
Adding Locks to Channels ................................11
Setting Favourites .............................................11
Viewing Electronic Programme Guide (EPG) ....... 12
Event Options ................................................... 12
Select Channel & Exit ................................... 12
Configuring Settings: Setup Menu....................................12
Configuration .................................................... 12
Active channels ............................................. 13
Scan Encrypted ............................................ 13
Output Settings ............................................. 13
TV Type ..................................................13
TV Out ....................................................13
AC3 Audio ..............................................13
SPDIF Delay ...........................................13
Digital Audio ...........................................13
HDMI Resolution ....................................13
HDMI HDCP ...........................................13
Receiver Upgrade ......................................... 13
Parental Settings .......................................... 14
Menu Lock ..............................................14
Guidance ................................................14
Set Pin ....................................................14
Low Power .................................................... 14
Audio Description .......................................... 14
Low Power ..............................................14
Audio Description ...................................14
Available Langs. .....................................14
Preferred Language (Optional) ...............14
Relative Volume (Optional) .....................14
Auto Sleep .................................................... 14
Configuring Language Preferences .................. 14
Preferred ....................................................... 15
Current (*) ..................................................... 15
IP Settings ........................................................ 15
Installation......................................................... 15
Automatic Channel Scan .............................. 15
Manual Channel Scan .................................. 15
First Time Installation .................................... 16
OSD Warning Messages ........................................ 16
No Signal .......................................................... 16
No Channels Have Been Added Yet ................. 16
Displaying Text ..................................................... 16
Trouble Shooting Guide ........................................ 17
General Characteristics ........................................ 18
Hardware Configuration........................................ 18
Digital Capabilities ............................................... 18
Remote Control .................................................... 18
Tuners .................................................................. 18
Front Panel ........................................................... 18
Audio .................................................................... 19
Digital Audio.......................................................... 19
A / V & Data In / Out ............................................. 19
TV Scart .............................................................. 19
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Safety Information
The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, within an equilateral triangle, is intended to alert
the user to the presence of un-insulated “dangerous voltage” within the products enclosure
that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock to the persons.
The exclamation point within an equilateral triangle is intend to alert the user to the
presence of important operating and maintenance (servicing) instructions in the literature
accompanying the appliance.
Correct disposal of this Product
(Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment (WEEE)
The crossed out “Wheelie bin” is intended to show that this appliance must not be placed
with ordinary household waste at the end of its useful life. To prevent possible harm to the
environment or human health from uncontrolled waste disposal, please keep separate from
other household waste and recycle it responsibly to promote the sustainable reuse of
material resources.
Household users should contact either the retailer where you purchased the product, or
their local government office for details of where and how you can take this item for
environmentally safe re-cycling.
Business users should contact their supplier and check the terms and conditions of the
purchase contract. This product must not be mixed with other commercial wastes for
disposal
This appliance complies with European Safety and Electrical directives
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Safety Instructions
CAUTION. PLEASE READ AND OBSERVE ALL WARNINGS AND INSTRUCTIONS GIVEN IN THIS
USER MANUAL AND MARKED ON THE APPLIANCE. RETAIN THIS BOOKLET FOR FUTURE USE.
This set has been designed and manufactured to assure your personal safety. Improper use can
result in Electric shock or Fire hazard. The safeguards in this appliance will protect you if you
observe the correct procedures for installation, servicing and operation. There are NO user
parts inside. DO NOT REMOVE THE CASE OR OTHER COVERS OR YOU MAY BE EXPOSED TO
DANGEROUS VOLTAGES AND WILL INVALIDATE YOUR WARRANTY. REFER ALL SERVICING
TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
Unpacking and Handling. Open the carton carefully and remove the polyfoam packing. Carefully lift
the STB and place onto a firm stable surface. Lift off the Poly bag and retain all packaging for future use.
Keep all packaging away from small children and animals.
Ventilation and Heat Sources. Do not place material over the ventilation slots, this will cause the STB
to overheat and fail. Do not place the STB in direct sunlight or near heat sources such as radiators or
fires.
Ventilation slots. Do not allow objects to be dropped inside the ventilation slot, this could cause a short
circuit and a possible fire. Do not allow chains to be dangled into the STB.
Candles and Open flames. Do not place lighted candles (“T” Lights) on the top or at the sides of the
STB, or any other naked flame near the STB cabinet.
Connections. When connecting the STB to external sources and the mains supply, do not place wires
that can be tripped over. Do not trap or place heavy objects on the mains lead or adaptor.
Dis-connection Device. The mains plug is the Disconnection device and MUST be accessible at all
times
Moisture. Do not place the STB in wet or damp conditions, such as steamy kitchens, basements or
other damp places. Do not allow water or other fluids to enter the STB. Do not touch the Mains plug or
adaptor with wet hands. Should moisture enter the STB, disconnect from the supply and call the
customer help line.
Cleaning. Disconnect the STB from the mains supply. Use a soft dry cloth, for stubborn stains use a
soft moist cloth with a dilute mild detergent.. Do NOT use petrol based fluids or abrasive materials.
Lightning.
During a thunderstorm or when leaving the appliance for long periods such as holidays, disconnect the
aerial input (if external aerial) and remove the mains plug, This is to prevent power surges damaging the
apparatus
Digital Switchover
DIGITAL SWITCH OVER AND YOUR STB.
WHAT YOU NEED TO DO TO ENJOY WATCHING TV DURING AND FOLLOWING DIGITAL SWITCH
OVER.
Starting in 2008 and ending in 2012, television services will go completely digital, TV region by TV region.
To continue using this STB during and following the digital switchover, you will need to “reset” your digital
TV channels.
Users of this STB must reset on at least 2 different occasions, normally 1 month apart when your
switchover happens. Digital UK, the body leading the digital switchover, and broadcasters, will advise you
when to reset your digital channels on each occasion.
If you do not reset your digital channels, you risk loosing some or all of your TV services during and
following switchover.
Please refer to this instruction manual to retune the Digital TV services.
Do NOT use “ADD” channels, you MUST “AUTO TUNE” and allow a complete retune. (See page 15)
For more information please contact the “Customer Help Line” (Page 16) or visit www.digitaluk.co.uk
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Accessories
Please check the contents of the TV before
you continue. If any item is missing please
contact your point of purchase.
Remote Control
User Manual
HDMI Lead
User Controls
1. Power. Turns STB On from standby. Also returns STB to standby
2. CH - Reduces channel selection by 1 with each press. In menu mode will shift the selection
3. CH + Increases channel selection by 1 with each press. In menu mode will shift the selection upwards
4. LED. Displays STB status. In standby illuminates Red, in operation illuminates Blue.
5. LED Display. Displays Channel number selected.
6. I R Lens. Remote control receiver lens. Do not obstruct or cover.
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Remote Control
1. INFRA RED WINDOW.
Transmits optical signal to receiver
box
3. COLOURED BUTTONS. Access
to Interactive services.
5. MENU. Press to display “On
screen Menu
7. NAVIGATION BUTTONS. Allows
navigation of menus.
9. SUBT. Switches the subtitle
mode On and Off.
11. LANG/(AD). Selects Audio
Languages “if transmitted”, Selects
Subtitle language “if transmitted”.
13. MUTE. Press once to Mute
sound, Press again to restore sound
15. GUIDE. Selects the EPG
“Electronic Programme Guide”.
17. V+/V-.Adjusts volume level.
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2
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4
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18
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2. POWER. Press to bring box out of
standby. Press again to return box to
standby
4. REC. Selects display screen size.
Selects 16 : 9 or 4 : 3
6. 0 – 9 Alpha-Numeric buttons.
Direct entry of channel numbers. Enters
text letters in Programme edit mode
8. “I”. Displays programme information
10. EXIT. Press to exit any menu
mode.
12. OK. Press to confirm any menu
selection.
14. FAV. Press to display FAV
“Favourite” channels selected.
16. TEXT. Press to display Teletex.
Also press to return to TV mode from
Teletext or “Red Button” operations
18. CH+ CH- Increases or decreases
channel selection.
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5
10
11
9
Note :- All buttons not listed have NO operation with this product.
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Battery Fitting and Disposal
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2.
3.
4.
Open the battery cover
Fit two “AAA” batteries. Ensure the battery polarities are correct i.e + to + and – to -.
Replace the battery cover
To prevent injury, do NOT break open or throw exhausted batteries in a fire.
Do not mix batteries, old and new, Carbon or Alkaline.
Do not use re chargeable batteries.
Remove batteries if not using the remote control for long periods to prevent leakage.
If the batteries do leak, clean the compartment with soapy water and scrape any residue
from the contacts. To NOT touch or ingest battery residue.
Should you swallow chemicals leaked from a battery, please URGENTLY consult a medical
adviser.
In the event that the remote control does not function, please check that the + VE end of
the battery terminals are in contact with the connection spring. Some batteries have a
smaller + VE terminal and may not reach the spring. You can stretch the spring slightly to
ensure connection
Do Not place used batteries in domestic waste, consult your battery retailer or your
local waste disposal company for advice.”.
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Connections
IMPORTANT. When making connections ensure the STB is disconnected from the DC supply input,
and that the appliance being connected is also disconnected from the mains supply.
ANTENNA INPUT. RF input from TV aerial or cable source.( 1 m/V @ 75 Ÿ) typical.
RF LOOP THROUGH. RF Loop through to other apparatus (TV)
ETHERNET. Input from Internet. (Firmware upgrades only) Not for general use
HDMI OUTPUT. Connects to HD Display (TV)
SCART. Audio /Video output. (General quality).
OPTICAL AUDIO. Output to Audio amplifier. SPDIF encoded Digital Audio.
DC INPUT. 12V DC supply. Only use Mains Adaptor provided.
Typical connections
HDMI. (Supplied)
Antenna
or cable
Connect HDMI
output to TV.
Re connect mains
supply to both TV
and source.
If using HDMI the
SCART connection
is not necessary.
SCART.
Connect SCART
plug to the TV.
(not supplied).
IF using HDMI this
connection is not
necessary.
Mains Adaptor.
Do not connect mains
supply until the adaptor
is connected to the
STB.
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TV Loop
Through.
Connect to
Aerial input of
TV, Female to
Male lead.
(not supplied)
Ethernet
Connection.
This connection is
used ONLY for
Service Technician
Upgrade use.
DO NOT
CONNECT TO
ANY ETHERNET
CONNECTION
Digital Audio
(Optical
Connection).
(not supplied)
Connect to a
suitable Audio
Amplifier
Power On - Off
After plugging the Mains Adaptor and connecting to the Mains supply, a Red light will be seen on the front
panel (Standby Mode).
Wait a few moments (60 seconds) while the box is initialised.
Press the Standby” button on the Remote control or the STB. The Red light will change to Blue and the LED
Display will be shown on the STB. (Power On mode).
Power Saving
Due to new EC Power Saving Regulations this STB will switch to Power Saving Mode (Standby) if NO button
on either the Remote Control or the Manual buttons are used after 3 hours.
If you have set a Recorder to record using a Timer on the recorder and the STB as the signal source, please
be advised that the STB will switch to standby after 3 hours of “inactivity” and the recording may not occur.
To turn this feature “OFF” enter the “SETUP” menu and Select “Configuration”. Select “AUTO SLEEP” and
with the ►button set to “OFF”. The STB will not now go to Standby after 3 Hours.
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First Time Installation
IMPORTANT: Ensure that the aerial is connected
before switching on the set top box for the first
installation.
• When the set-top-box is operated for the first
time, installation wizard will guide you through the
process. First, TV Type selection on-screen menu
will be displayed:
• Select Yes or No by using “ ”/“ ” button and press OK
to continue and the following message will be displayed
on the screen:
• To start installation process, select Yes by using
“ ”/“ ” buttons and then press the OK button.
• The box will start to search available stations. The
progress bar will move along the line. You should
allow the set-top-box to complete the search to store
all available stations.
• Select the TV Type by using “ ”/“ ” buttons and press
OK button to continue.
• Afterwards, HDMI resoulution selection menu OSD
will be displayed:
Note: You can press MENU button to cancel.
Changing Channels
• You can change channels with the following
methods.
• You can press the numeric buttons (0–9) to directly
enter the channel number. You can press numeric
buttons consecutively to enter two or more digits.
• Press the PR +/ PR - buttons to move up or down to
the next available channel.
Note: You can press OK button to display the channel
list.
• If your display is connected via HDMI connector,
you can use BLUE button to define HDMI resolution
automatically.
• You can select the desired resolution by pressing “
”/“ ” button.
• Press GREEN button to apply changes and use OK
button to continue.
• If you do not set a resolution, the following message
will be displayed:
Adjusting the Volume
Mute
• You can press
to mute the sound of your settop-box. The sound will be muted once this button
is pressed.
• To cancel mute, you can press
use the V +/- buttons.
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button again or
Volume Up / Down
• You can increase or decrease the volume by using
V+ / V- buttons.
• To exit from a menu screen, you can press MENU
button.
• The following items are located in the main menu
screen:
• The volume level selected will remain set, even when
the receiver is turned off and on again, until you change
volume again.
• The audio volume adjustment for the receiver is
independent of the volume control on your TV set.
IMPORTANT: You should be careful that both volume
controls are kept within reasonable levels so that when
switching on, or when first turning on your TV set, the
sound level is not too high.
On-Screen Information
• You can press
button to display on-screen
information. Details of the station and current
programme will be displayed on the information
screen.
• Particularly; current event name, next event
name, and starting and ending time, duration bar,
programme mode, channel number and name will be
displayed on the information screen (if available).
Information Banner
• Information banner will be displayed at the bottom
of the menu screen in all menus.
• Available functions that can be used in the current
menu are displayed in the information banner.
Managing Stations: Channel List
• The set-top-box sorts all stored stations in the
Channel List.
• You can edit this channel list, set favourites or sort
channels by using the Channel List options.
• Press MENU button to view main menu. Select
Channel List item by using “ ”/“ button. Press
OK to view menu contents.
Note: You can direclty press OK button to view
channel list.
Menu System
Viewing the Main Menu
• Press the MENU button to view main menu.
• You can move between menus by using the
/ ) buttons on the remote
navigation ( / /
control.
• You can enter, select or confirm a menu option by
using OK button.
• In some sub-menus, you can use BACK button to
return to a previous menu screen.
Selecting a Specific Channel
• Select option should be highlighted by using “ ”/“
” button.
• To watch a specific channel, you should highlight
the desired channel using “ ”/“ ” button and press OK
button. Selected channel will be displayed.
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• If the selected channel is password protected, parental
lock password will be asked. If the correct code is
entered, selected channel can be watched.
Operating the Channel List
• Press “ ”/“ ” button to select the channel that will
be processed.
• Press “ ”/“ ” button to select a function on Channel
List menu.
• Use P+/P- buttons to move page up or down.
• Press BLUE button to view filtering options.
current character, i.e., ‘b’ character becomes ‘a’ by
pressing “ ” and ‘c’ by pressing “ ”.
• Pressing the numeric buttons ‘0...9’ replaces the
highlighted character with the characters printed
above the button one by one as the button is
pressed.
• Press MENU to cancel editing.
• When finished, press OK button to save the new
name.
Adding Locks to Channels
• Select the channel that you want to lock and select
Lock option using “ ”/“ ” button. Press OK button
to continue.
• Press MENU button to exit.
• Use INFO button to view more information.
Moving a Channel
• First select the desired channel to be moved by
using “ ”/“ button.
• Select Move option in the channel list by using “ ”/“
” button and press OK button.
• Edit Number screen will be displayed. Enter the new
channel number by using the numeric buttons on
the remote control.
• You will be asked to enter parental control PIN code.
Default PIN is set as 0000. Enter the PIN number.
• Press OK button when the desired channel is
highlighted to lock/unlock the channel. Lock symbol
will be displayed next to the selected channel. You
can repeat the same operation to cancel the lock.
Note: Default PIN code is 0000 and it can be changed
using the Configuration Menu.
• If there is a previously stored channel on that number,
a warning screen will be displayed. Select Yes if you
want to move the channel and press OK.
Setting Favourites
• Press OK button to process. Selected channel is
now moved.
• You can set various channels as favourites so that
only the favourite channels are navigated.
• Select Favourites to manage favourite list. Use “
”/“ ” and OK buttons to select Favourites.
Note: In some countries, the order of the channels
is arranged automatically by the broadcaster. This is
called logical channel number (LCN). If the selected
country has LCN support, the channels will be
enumerated one by one, beginning from number
‘1’. You cannot move any programme to a position
after the last saved one. If you try to do this, both
programmes will change their places. If LCN support
is not available, you can move the channels between
1-999.
Deleting Channels
• Select the channel that you want to delete and select
Delete option using “ ”/“ ” button . Press OK button
to continue.
• A message will be displayed to confirm your decision.
Select YES to delete the selected channel, select
NO to cancel. Press OK button to continue.
• Select a channel by using ”/“ ” button. Press OK
button to add selected channel to the favourites
list.
• Selected channel will be deleted if you select YES.
The operation will be cancelled if you select NO.
• F icon indicates that the selected channel is added
to the favourites list.
Renaming Channels
• You can press OK button again to remove the
selected channel from the list.
• Select the channel that you want to rename and
select Edit Name option using “ ”/“ ” button. Press
OK button to continue.
• Pressing “ ”/“ ” button moves to the previous/
next character. Pressing “ ”/“ ” button toggles the
Button Functions:
• OK: Adds/removes a station.
• BLUE: Displays filtering options.
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Viewing Electronic Programme
Guide (EPG)
Event Options
In EPG menu, press the OK button to enter the
“Programme Options” menu.
You can view the electronic programme guide (EPG)
to view information about available programmes.
Select Programme Guide from the main menu by
using “ ”/“ ” buttons. Press OK to continue.
HINT: You can also press GUIDE button to view the
EPG menu.
• Press “ ”/“ ” buttons to navigate through channels.
• Press “ ”/“ ” buttons to navigate through the
programme list.
• EPG menu displays available information on all
channels.
• Please note that event information is updated
automatically. If there are no event information
data available for channels, EPG will be displayed
with blanks.
Select Channel & Exit
• Using this option, you can switch to the selected
programme or exit.
Configuring Settings: Setup Menu
• Detailed settings can be configured to suit your
personal preferences.
• Select Setup from the main menu by using “ ”/“ ”
buttons and press OK button to display Setup menu.
Red button (Prev Day): Displays the programmes
of previous day.
Green button (Next day): Displays the programmes
of the next day.
Yellow button (Zoom): Expands programme
information.
Blue button (Filter): Views filtering options.
INFO (Details): Displays the programmes in detail.
Configuration
• You can configure main settings of your set top box
using configuration screen.
• Select Configuration from Setup menu and press
OK to continue.
• You can press BACK button to exit
Numeric buttons (Jump): Jumps to the preferred
channel directly via numeric buttons.
OK (Options): Displays programme options including
“Select Channel” option.
P<P: Scrolls page left.
Fav: Scrolls page right.
Text (Search): Displays “Guide Search” menu.
(Now) : Shows the current programme.
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Active channels
• You can select broadcasts to be listed in the channel
list. To display specific types of broadcast, you
should use Active channel list setting.
• Select Active Channels by using “ ”/“ ” button.
• You can select a broadcast type option from the list
by using “ ”/“ ” button. Available modes are: TV
Only, Radio Only, Text Only, Favourites or Show
All (if available).
• Press the MENU button to save the recent changes
and exit.
Scan Encrypted
• When this setting is on, search process will locate
the encrypted channels as well. If it is set as Off,
encrypted channels will not be located in automatic
search or manual search.
• Use“ ”/“ ” buttons to highlight Scan Encrypted and
press “ ”/“ ” buttons to select YES or NO.
Output Settings
• Although the RGB format provides a better picture
quality, some devices might not support it.
AC3 Audio
• Highlight the AC3 Audio item by pressing “ ”/“
” buttons. Use the “ ”/“ ” buttons to set the AC3
Audio as On or Off.
• If the channel that you are watching supports AC3
Audio, you can turn this setting on.
SPDIF Delay
You can use this setting when there is an SPDIF
synchronization problem in the received broadcast.
Press the “ ” or “ ” butto to change the delay.
Digital Audio
• Use this setting to define digital audio out signal type.
• Use “ ” or “ ” buttons to set Digital Audio as
Bitstream or PCM.
• If your selected channel includes compressed sound
stream, you can connect your set-top box to an
external equipment by using digital audio out of your
set-top box for enabling the sound output.
• If you have no external sound equipment, please
select Digital Audio Out as PCM by using “ ” or “
” button.
HDMI Resolution
• This setting enables you to change HDMI resolution
as 576P, 720P, 1080i or 1080P.
• Use “ ”/ “ ” button on the remote control to change
resolution and press GREEN button to apply.
HDMI HDCP
• In the Configuration menu, highlight the HDMI HDCP
item by pressing “ ” or “ ” buttons.
TV Type
• Digital terrestrial television channels can be
broadcast in a widescreen format which must be
output differently to normal and widescreen TV
sets.
• Use the “ ” or “ ” button to set the HDMI HDCP
as On or Off.
Receiver Upgrade
• This function defines the screen format of the
connected TV to enable broadcasts’ being displayed
correctly.
• Select 4:3 if you have a standard TV set with 4:3
aspect ratio.
• Select 16:9 if you have a widescreen TV.
• If you select Auto, TV type will be set automatically
according to the broadcast.
Note: This function also enables you to change TV
Type that you have previously selected during the
first time installation.
TV Out
• The set-top-box can output RGB and CVBS signal
via the TV SCART connector located on the rear
panel.
• To ensure that your set-top-box always has the most
update information, you can use this setting. In order
for the proper operation, please ensure that the box
is set to standby mode.
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• The STB automatically powers up at 3.00 A.M. every
day and searches for any new software that may
be broadcast. If found, the box will download new
software automatically. This operation will normally
take approximately 30 minutes.
• You can enable or disable automatic upgrade by
setting Automatic Scanning option.
• You can manually search for new software by
selecting Scan for upgrade.
• To upgrade software via USB, you can use USB
Upgrade setting.
Audio Description
• Audio description refers to an additional narration
track for blind and visually impaired viewers of visual
media, including television and movies.
• The description narrator talks through the
presentation, describing what is happening on the
screen during the natural pauses in the audio (and
sometimes during dialogue, if deemed necessary).
• You can use this feature, only if the broadcaster
supports that additional narration track.
Parental Settings
• This setting configures parental settings.
• Select Parental Lock option by using “ ”/“ ” buttons.
• Press OK button to enter the menu.
• To display parental lock menu options, PIN number
should be entered. Factory default PIN number is 0000.
After coding the correct PIN number, parental settings
menu will be displayed:
Low Power
If you enable low power option, low power mode will be
activated. In low power mode the power consumption
is less then 1W (in standby).
If you disable low power option, the power consumption
will be higher than 1W in standby mode however the
opening time will be shorter.
Audio Description
This function enables or disables the audio description
feature by pressing the “ ” or “ ” buttons.
Available Langs.
Menu Lock
• Menu lock setting enables or disables the menu
access. You can disable access to the installation
menu or the whole menu system.
Guidance
• When set, this option gets the maturity information
from the broadcast and if this maturity level is
disabled, the TV will not display the related videoaudio.
Set available language options (if available)
Preferred Language (Optional)
By pressing the “ ” or “ ” buttons, preferred audio
description language is changed (if available).
Relative Volume (Optional)
Using this option, Audio Description volume level can
be increased or decrased relatively, according to the
general volume.
Set Pin
Auto Sleep
• Press OK to display the “Set PIN” window. Use
numeric buttons to enter the new pin number. You
will need to input your new pin a second time for
verification purposes.
• Press “ ” or “ ” button to select Auto Sleep. Use “
” or “ ” button to set the Auto Sleep to Active, Off
or set to a customised time period.
• The factory default pin number is 0000. If you change
the pin number make sure you write it down and
keep it safe.
Low Power
If you enable low power option, low power mode will be
activated. In low power mode the power consumption
is less then 1W (in standby).
• You can set the timeout value of auto off feature.
After the timeout value is reached, the box will
switch off.
Configuring Language Preferences
• You can operate the TV’s language settings using
this menu.
• Select Language from Setup menu and press OK
to continue.
If you disable low power option the power consumption
will be higher than 1W in standby mode however the
opening time will be shorter.
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• In order for the ethernet host to work correctly with
your internet connection it needs to have a unique IP
address. In most cases all of the parameters can be
provided by the DHCP server in their router. In this
case you should use the “Dynamic” option.
• In the unlikely event that you dou not have a DHCP
server in your router or if you prefer to assign your
own IP address, then the “Static” option can be
used. You will need to enter a unique IP address
along with the default gateway and DNS server.
In most domestic networks the default gateway
and DNS server will both be the IP address of the
router.
Installation
Menu: shows the language of the system.
Preferred
• Installation menu will help you to retune your set-topbox in order to store new services or stations.
These settings will be used if available. Otherwise current
settings will be used.
• Select Installation from Setup menu by using “ ”
or “ ” buttons and press OK to continue.
• Audio: Sets the preferred audio language.
• Installation menu includes the following items:
• Subtitle: Sets the subtitle language. Selected language
will be seen in subtitles.
• Guide: Sets guide language.
Current (*)
(*) These settings can be changed if only the broadcaster
supports. Otherwise, settings will not be available to
be changed.
• Audio: Changes the audio language for the current
channel.
• Subtitle: Sets the subtitle language for the current
channel.
Automatic Channel Scan
• Select Automatic Channel Scan by using “ ” or “
” button and press OK button.
• Then the following message will be displayed on
the screen:
IP Settings
• Highlight Yes or No by using “ ” or “ ” buttons and
press OK button to confirm.
• If Yes is selected, automatic search starts.
• Selecting No cancels automatic search.
• After the scanning is completed, your set-top-box
will store all the available channels.
Manual Channel Scan
• This feature can be used for direct broadcast entry.
• You can configure your receiver’s IP settings by using
this menu screen.
• Press YELLOW button to set static IP settings.
• Use BLUE button to configure dynamic IP settings.
• You can press RED button to disable IP configuration.
• Select Manual Channel Scan by using “ ” or “ ”
button and press OK button.
• In manual channel scan, the number of the multiplex is
entered manually and only that multiplex is searched for
the channels.
• For each valid channel number, signal level and signal quality
are shown on the screen.
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• In both manual and auto search, any existing channel
in the database is not re-stored to avoid duplicates of
that channel.
First Time Installation
• If you want to load default settings of your set-topbox, you can perform first time installation.
• Select First Time Installation by using “ ” or “ ”
button and press OK button.
• The following message, asking you whether or not to
delete all channels and settings, will be displayed.
Displaying Text
• Many digital terrestrial television channels broadcast
pages of information on the programmes, the weather,
news and other topics.
• This digital teletext can be displayed by your settop-box. Indeed, some channels broadcast teletext
information entirely.
• When such a channel is selected, it will usually display
the opening page of information automatically, after a
short break, .
• Highlight No by using “ ” or “ ” button to cancel
installation.
• Some channels mostly have digital teletext pages
broadcast along with the television programme.
• Highlight Yes by using “ ” or “ ” button and press
OK button to start first time installation.
• Press TEXT button to activate digital teletext pages
(if available).
• After you select Yes, factory settings will be loaded.
• You can move through the information channels by
using navigation (“ ”/“ ”/“ ”/“ ”), OK and coloured
buttons.
• Installation wizard will guide you through the
installation process. See the section, “First
Time Installation” in previous chapters for more
information on this process.
• Press TEXT button again to exit teletext mode.
OSD Warning Messages
• Some warning messages may appear on the screen
indicating that a related function may not be working
properly.
No Signal
• When the box receives no signal (e.g. the antenna
cable is disconnected), “NO SIGNAL” message will
be displayed on the screen.
No Channels Have Been Added Yet
• When there are no channels stored in the box,
Channel List menu will not be displayed and channel
navigation will not be available.
• In such cases, the following error message will be
displayed.
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Trouble Shooting Guide
No Red or Blue panel light lit.
Check DC Mains adaptor is connected and power
is turned on.
TV Shows no picture or sound.
The STB output may not have been selected by
the TV. Check your TV user guide. If using HDMI,
select HDMI Input on the TV. Otherwise use the
SCART connection and select SCART.
If you are still having difficulty please call the
Technical help line. Ring 0845 293 7698
(Normal rates apply).
Opening hours Mon-Fri 8 am – 8pm. Sat 9 am –
4pm. Sun 11am – 4pm “Bank holidays as Sun”
Or try our website :- www.ekey.co.uk (24Hr)
Emails should be responded to within 3 - 4
hours should the consumer have difficulty
getting through.
Screen displays NO SIGNAL.
Check the Aerial is connected correctly. Indoor
aerials are generally NOT suitable unless very
near the transmitter.
STB is not installed correctly, re tune as from
page 9.
Pictures breaking up or freezing.
This may occur when the STB is in a marginal
signal area. Have the aerial and leads tested by
a competent engineer.
Not receiving some channels.
This may occur when the STB is in a marginal
signal area. Have the aerial and leads tested by
a competent engineer.
Not receiving HD channels.
Not all areas are being supplied at present. Visit
the Digital UK web site www.digitaluk.co.uk.
Until 2012 some areas may have intermittent HD
services.
No Audio from the Optical connector.
A special “optical” lead is required. It must be
inserted correctly and connected to an Audio
amplifier that is able to process SPDIF and AC3
signals.
No Remote Control functions.
Replace the batteries in the Remote control
approximately each 6 months.
Ensure nothing is blocking the Infrared signal
Box switching to Standby.
If there is no 'Button activity after 3 hours, the STB
will revent to Standby. If you are using the STB to
be a source for "Timer" recording, the recording may
fail if the STB "Times out".
To turn this feature "OFF" see page 8.
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General Characteristics
Supply Voltage for set-top box:
12 V DC
Supply Voltage for DC Adaptor :
220 - 240 V AC ~ 50Hz
Input Frequency
470Mhz-862Mhz
Maximum Power consumption
15 W
Typical Power consumption
8W
Standby Low Power Consumption
<1 W
USB (optional) Current Limit
500mA
Operating temperature
5ºC to +40ºC
Storage temperature
-20ºC to +70ºC
Humidity
25 to 75 % rel
Physical dimensions
295 x 170 x 40 mm
Weight
900 g
Hardware Configuration
Main Processor
MPEG Decoder NEC EMMA3SL/HD
Flash Memory
8MB NOR BGA
DDRRAM
2x128MB DDR2(HD Decoding for HD Mpeg4 Receiver)
Digital Capabilities
Transmission Standards:
DVB-T, MPEG2 MPEG4
DVB-T2, MPEG4
Demodulation:
• Combined DVB-T2, DVB-T demodulator that conforms to the ETSI EN 302-755
(second generation Terrestrial) and ETSI EN 300-744 (Terrestrial) standards.
• Symbol rate: COFDM with 2k, 4k, 8k, 16k, 32k FFT mode
• Modulation: 16QAM, 64QAM, 256QAM FEC for all DVB modes (automatically found)
VIDEO
• H.264 (MPEG-4 part 10) main and high profile level 4.1/MPEG-2 MP@HL video decoder.
• HD display multi format capable (1080p, 1080i, 720p, 576p)
• Analogue SD output: RGB and CVBS
AUDIO
• MPEG-1 layer I/II, MPEG-2 layer II, MPEG-2 AAC, MPEG-4 AAC
• Sampling frequencies supported are 32, 44.1 & 48 kHz
Remote Control
Operating Distance
10 m Max.
Batteries
2x1.5V Micro (R-03/AAA)
Tuners
1 xRF In
IEC-type, female (75Ohm)
1 x RF Out (loop through)
IEC-type, male (75Ohm)
Front Panel
Display : 7 segment led display
Remote Control Keys
Standby, PR+ / PR-
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Audio
Output
2 Vrms, 0 dBfs / Z = 10 kohm
Digital Audio
Output
Optical SPDIF
A / V & Data In / Out
Scart
TV scart
RGB Video Output
TV scart
CVBS Video Output
TV scart
Analog Audio Output
TV scart
Digital Audio Output
Optical output
HDMI Output
HDMI
USB Input
USB 2.0 High Speed (Optional) (For service use only.)
NOTE: The USB port is used for software upgrading only. USB connector does not have any other functions
such as playing audio or picture files. It is only used for software upgrading.
TV Scart
Video output
:
Composite video signal; 1 Vp-p±3dB/75 ohm
Audio output
:
2 Vrms / Z = 10kW
Function switching : 12V / 6V for 4:3 / 16:9 / Z = 10kW
Technical Specifications are subject to change without notice. Errors and omissions
are exempted.
Information for Users on Disposal of Old Equipment and Batteries
[European Union only]
These symbols indicate that equipment with these symbols should not
be disposed of as general household waste. If you want to dispose
of the product or battery, please consider the collection systems or
facilities for appropriate recycling.
Battery
Notice: The sign Pb below the symbol for batteries indicates that this battery
contains lead
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