Triax TR212S Saorview Box
  • Triax TR212S Saorview Box
  • Triax TR212S User Manual QR Code
  • Triax TR212S Rear Panel
  • Triax TR212S Remote Control
  • Saorview Channels

Triax™ TR212S Saorview Set Top Box



List price: 84.99  

Price: 59.95 (ex VAT)

(73.74 inc VAT) Save: 25.04 (29%)

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Description of Triax TR212S Saorview Set Top Box

  • Triax TR212S Saorview Set Top Box
  • Box Contains
    • TR212S Saorview Set Top Box
    • Remote Control & Batteries (2xAAA)
    • HDMI Cable
    • User Manual
  • Front Panel
    • Power/Standby, Ch Up/Down Buttons
  • Rear Panel
    • RF IN (Antenna in)
    • RF OUT (Antenna out)
    • USB Port: For PVR & Media Player Functionality (also Software Updates)
    • Digital Coax Audio Output
    • 1x HDMI Socket
    • 1x Scart Connection
    • RJ45
  • Dimensions: H 36mm x W 235mm x D 127mm
  • Transmission Standards: DVB-T
  • Video Decoding: Mpeg4 / Mpeg2
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9, Full
  • Mheg5 Engine
  • Features:
    • Crystal Clear Pictures
    • Super Quality Sound
    • On-screen Programme Menus
    • Digital Teletext
    • Red Button Interactive Services
    • 7 Day EPG
    • PVR Ready - Pause & Record TV
    • Media Player - Play your Music, Films & Photos
    • Subtitles
    • Twin Tuner Technology
    • Parental Controls

Uses of the Triax TR212S Saorview Set Top Box

  • Used to receive Ireland's new Saorview Digital TV service
  • Currently: RTE 1 HD, RTE2 HD, TV3, TG4, RTE News channel, 3e, RTEjr & RTE One +1, UTV Ireland
  • As a Media Player for Movies, Music & Photos

Advantages of the Triax TR212S Saorview Set Top Box

  • It has twin terrestrial tuner technology (see video guide for why this is important)
  • You can record one channel and watch any other channel at the same time
  • It is the best (in our opinion) stand alone Saorview box on the market
  • It is Mpeg4, HD & Mheg5 compatible
  • Allows reception of all Saorview TV and Radio channels
  • It has Built in Media Player
  • Allows use of Interactive Services (Red Button features)
  • Allows use of Digital Teletext services (on HD Channels)
  • Can watch Irish TV channels in HD (Curently RTE2)
  • Is PVR Ready (Can Pause & Record TV)*
    • *With the Addition of an External Hard Drive
  • Has an Intergrated Media Player (Play your Films, Music & Photos)
    • Video: mpg, avi, vob, dat, asf, mkv, rm, wmv, tsf, qt
      • Note: Can play Xvid AVIs
    • Music: wma, wav, dts, ra, mp3
    • Photos: jpg, tif, png, gif, bmp

Disadvantages of the Triax TR112S Saorview Box

  • It's not a Combo Receiver (Irish Saorview Channels only)
  • It's marginally more expensive than other Saorview and generic DTT receivers
  • Depending on the Transmitter this unit may give technical issues when used with Freeview from Northern Ireland

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