Videocon d2h launches 3D DTH service, with new 3D HD-DVR and set-top box

By Abhinav Lal | Published on 17 Mar 2011
Videocon d2h launches 3D DTH service, with new 3D HD-DVR and set-top box

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Videocon d2h has launched what is India’s first high-definition digital video recorder (HD-DVR) with 3D capabilities. The new HD-DVR is supposed to act like a “bridge between the 3D television and the 3D channel feed,” and, Videocon has started airing its own active channel with 3D and HD (16:9) content to let customers enjoy the service right away.

Currently, the DTH service offers up to 288 channels with a wide variety of regional content. HD channels include National Geographic HD, Discovery HD, and Travel XP, apart from Videocon’s own Movies Now HD, HD Active Music, and HD d2h Movies channels

[RELATED_ARTICLE]Videocon claims the new HD-DVR unit offers enhanced picture and sound quality, and apart from being able for pause and rewind live television, will also be able to record up to 200 hours of content. It will be priced at Rs. 3,990.

Videocon is also offering a 3D set-top box without the DVR features, for a lower price – Rs. 2,490.

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