Infomir MAG520 Linux IPTV Set Top Box


Available on back-order

SKU: 105001 Category: Tags: , , , ,


Infomir MAG520 Linux IPTV Set Top Box (STB) with 4K and HEVC support

Infomir MAG520 Linux IPTV Set Top Box is the perfect unit for use with TRIAX TDX, TDcH and IKUSI FLOW IPTV Headends

The Infomir MAG520 Linux IPTV Set Top Boxi is a high-performance Linux set-top boxes based on the Amlogic S905X2 chipset. They have an ARM Cortex-A53 CPU that is 25% more powerful than previous MAG generation and a better GPU, which ensures smooth 4K video playback at 60 fps.

  • Can be used in conjunction with IKUSI FLOW Device Manager
  • IPTV Channel plan can be installed via USB
  • View multicast IPTV Streams on LAN

What is IPTV?

IPTV stands for Internet Protocol Television. It is a technology that delivers television programming and other video content through internet protocol networks. Instead of traditional methods like satellite or cable, where the content is delivered through broadcast signals or physical cables, IPTV utilizes internet connections to stream media content directly to a user’s device.

Here’s how IPTV works:

  1. Content Sources: IPTV services obtain their content from various sources, including live TV channels, on-demand videos, and sometimes even recorded content.
  2. Encoding: The content is encoded into IP packets, which are small data units used for transmitting information over the internet.
  3. Delivery: These IP packets are delivered over the internet to the user’s device, such as a smart TV, computer, smartphone, or IPTV set-top box.
  4. Decoding and Display: The user’s device receives and decodes the IP packets, converting them back into the original video and audio streams. The content is then displayed on the user’s screen in real-time, allowing them to watch live TV or on-demand shows.

IPTV offers several advantages over traditional TV delivery methods:

  1. Wide Range of Content: IPTV services can provide access to a vast array of content from all over the world, including international channels and specialized niche content that may not be available through traditional cable or satellite providers.
  2. On-Demand Viewing: IPTV allows users to watch content on-demand, giving them the flexibility to choose what they want to watch and when they want to watch it.
  3. Interactive Features: Some IPTV services offer interactive features like video on demand (VOD), digital video recording (DVR), and pause, rewind, or fast-forward functionality, allowing users to have more control over their viewing experience.
  4. Multi-Screen Support: IPTV can be accessed on various devices, such as TVs, computers, tablets, and smartphones, providing a multi-screen experience for users.
  5. Network Efficiency: IPTV uses a more efficient content delivery system since it operates over internet protocols, making it possible to transmit large amounts of data with minimal network congestion.

It’s important to note that IPTV services can be legal or illegal, depending on the source of the content and whether the service has proper licensing agreements with content providers. Legal IPTV services are offered by reputable providers and comply with copyright laws, ensuring they have the rights to distribute the content they offer. Illegal IPTV services, on the other hand, may provide unauthorized access to copyrighted material, leading to potential legal issues. As a user, it’s essential to use legitimate IPTV services to support content creators and avoid legal troubles.

Additional information

Weight 2 kg