SFR announces Zive fibre STB, SVoD service

Monday 9 November 2015 | 14:32 CET | News
French broadband and mobile operator SFR will launch the Zive Fibre Box STB on 17 November. Designed in France, the product comes with a 1 Gbps fibre modem, a 4k/UHD TV decoder, a 500 GB hard drive, and dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi. The new STB has eight tuners, which allows customers to simultaneously watch a 4K stream while viewing another in picture-in-picture mode, recording two other channels, and transmitting a channel to another terminal in the home. The box also comes with Quick'Zap technology, a restart function, and NFC and Bluetooth support. It will be available to subscribers to the

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Fixed
Companies: Numericable-SFR / SFR
Countries: France
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