Video Devices for ARRIS KreaTV®

Video Devices for ARRIS KreaTV®

Telco, cable and OTT set-tops for the ARRIS KreaTV software platform

KreaTV is a powerful software platform for set-tops that simplifies the development, deployment and support of advanced user experiences in public and managed networks. ARRIS offers several levels of integration between operator software, middleware and KreaTV – from turn-key solutions to full operator design, with the foundation in its ability to be customized and integrated with other products.

There is a wide choice of User Interfaces (UIs) / middleware available from partners that use KreaTV. KreaTV has been developed and matured over more than 15 years and has proven itself as a stable platform that simplifies application development and portability between hardware generations. KreaTV is continuously adapted to new System on a Chip (SoC) chipsets and supports multiple hardware models.

The range of set-tops designed for the KreaTV platform provides enhanced optimization of both memory and CPU usage. This assures that the combination of hardware and software delivers optimum performance.

Features

Features of KreaTV

  • Seamless media handling, including Ultra HD & HDR
  • HTML5 UI & Application framework
  • Pre-integrated YouTube, Netflix and BBC iPlayer applications (customer specific projects apply)
  • HbbTV support
  • State of the art security
  • Multi-application support
  • Extensive DVR/PVR functionality
  • DVB support
  • Support for multiple boot mechanisms
  • Efficient power management
  • Extensive development toolkit and documentation
  • Remote desktop/UI, logging and customer service ability
  • Ready to go professional training

Set-top product range features

  • Stylish design from low-cost small 'dongle' type devices to fully featured devices with DVR disks and connectivity
  • Models for HD (1060p60) or UltraHD/HDR (4k x 2k p60 10-bit color HEVC, 4k x 2k p60 10-bit color
  • Optional 802.11ac Wi-Fi connectivity
  • Models available with internal disks for DVR/PVR, or disk-less set-tops for network based DVR/PVR. The VIP4205, VIP4302 and VIP5305 support the matching ARRIS DVR One stackable USB connected disk unit
  • Supports for High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) connectivity with High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
  • Universal Remote Control friendly, support for IR and BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy) options
  • Support for multiple video codecs – including HEVC, MPEG-4 AVC (H.264). MPEG-2 and VC-1 for optimum deployment flexibility
  • RoHS compliant

Low total cost of ownership

KreaTV offers ease of integration and low Total Cost of Ownership due to the combination of a well-designed modular architecture, its detailed documentation, flexible execution environment and proven reliability. The solution will keep performing over time, benefiting from efficiencies and cost-savings from new generations of hardware and software upgrades.