Embedded Pro:Idiom® decryption for non-Pro:Idiom TV's
IP Streaming and RF Tuning
Supports Ultra HD/4K (3840 x 2160) and Full HD (up to 1080p) output resolutions
Pro:Centric Application Support for non-Pro:Centric TV
The STB-5500 is the latest Pro:Centric Smart set top box now supportingUltra High Definition (UHD) video decoding and output resolution, plus a integrated 4K picture upscaler of Full HD content on the HDMI/USB inputs.
For future hardware upgrades, the STB-5500 supports an enclosure design with an expansion side-connector enabling third party System Integrator partners to add their own hardware modules to deliver additional capabilities. As an example, a DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem card is offered to provide IP- over-coax network connectivity to the STB-5500.
The STB-5500 platform enables LG's partners to deliver applications that optimize the guest experience which include:
Bluetooth Sound Sync that allows users to connect their personal devices to stream music and play through the TV speakers.
Access to an expanded list of SMART applications, including "Over-The-Top" video services and games.
Soft Access Point to enable a guest to connect their personal devices for internet access.
Simple mobile device pairing process for guests using Screen Sharing (Miracast)
DOCSIS 3.0 modem upgrade option for IP over coax communications (additional head-end equipment required).