STAR Inc, the parent company of Starmobile has launched a new product called the Starcube Digital TV box. It a device similar to what ABS-CBN TV Plus does. This is for those who don’t want to subscribe to any cable or satellite TV service but wants a clearer signal reception from free-to-air channels.
Here are the following features of the Starcube Digital TV:
- Enjoy clearer reception of your favorite free TV channels
Tired of suffering from grainy images or complete picture loss from your traditional TV antenna? Starcube TV comes with an Active Antenna with an Amplifier that lets you receive your favorite digital channels* 2x better compared to other offerings in the market, so you can enjoy more cable-quality pictures. What’s more, the Starcube is Full HD capable which means once local networks upgrade broadcasts to HD, you’re future-proofed and are sure to enjoy upgraded picture quality as well.
- Play music, photos, and videos saved on your USB
Unlike with a few other digital TV boxes, the Starcube TV’s USB port lets you plug your ownflash drive and enjoy your own saved and downloaded Full HD content! This lets you make the most out of TV sets that don’t have a cable subscription connected to them just yet.
- Record your favorite TV shows
Aside from enjoying saved content, Starcube TV also lets you save episodes for later viewing. Planning on revisiting a thrilling championship game or the big finale of your favorite series? Starcube TV even has an electronic program guide (EPG) to help you anticipate the episodes you want to record.
- Pause, fast forward, and rewind your TV programs (Time Shift)
Relive those nail-biting last few seconds before the winning 3-point shot or that romantic moment when the dreamy leading man realizes he can’t live without the girl-next-door. Yup, “time travel” is possible with the touch of a button with the Starcube TV box.
The Starcube Digital TV has a retail price of P1,490 but it has an introductory price of P1,290 once it is available in leading electronic stores by second week of February. 🙂
What do you think guys? Is it a good deal? Leave a comment down below.