SKY Perfect JSAT picks CommScope to enhance Pay TV experience

One of Japan´s pay television operators has chosen CommScope to provide set-tops for its SKY PerfecTV! Premium Service, the company said.

SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation is introducing CommScope´s PT-SH700A high-definition (HD) set-top which features HD Pay TV channels and on-demand services for SKY PerfecTV! Premium Service subscribers.

The PT-SH700A will provide subscribers access to more than 160 HD channels over a satellite or broadband fiber network. It will also feature Wi-Fi®, video-on-demand, recommendations and web-based interactive electronic program guide (EPG). Specifically, the set-top enables live TV program recording with an external up to 8TB HDD (Hard Disk Drive) connected via USB, and subscribers will be able to save live TV programs to LAN recording devices.

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