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Dish unites streaming, OTA TV on new AirTV Android box

Wednesday 4 January 2017 | 09:27 CET | News
US pay-TV provider Dish Network has unveiled a new TV box called AirTV that combines free-to-air channels with streaming content. Building on its Sling TV service, which offers a bundle of cable channels over the internet, the Android-based AirTV also incorporates access to Netflix, YouTube and a range of other apps on the Google Play store. In addition, customers can add a TV adapter with antenna that gives them access to local free-to-air channels, for sports and news. The main box, developed by Technicolor, includes support for 4K streaming, dual-band Wi-Fi and a Bluetooth remote control

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Dish Network / Google / Google / Netflix / Technicolor / YouTube
Countries: United States
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