Linux Receivers Overview

Vu+ Ultimo Uno Solo Solo2 Duo Duo2
Production Available Available Available Available Available New soon
Life cycle 2011 – 2011 – 2010- 2012- 2010- 2013-
SoC BCM7413 BCM7413 BCM7325 BCM7356 BCM7335 BCM7424
CPU type MIPS MIPS MIPS MIPS MIPS MIPS
CPU (MHz) 2×400 2×400 333* 2×1300 400 2×1300
RAM (MiB) 512 512 256 1024 384 2048
Flash (MiB) 1024 128 128 256 128 1024
Flash type (NAND) (NAND) (NAND) (NAND)
Default OS Enigma2 Enigma2 Enigma2 Enigma2 Enigma2
DVB 3 × P&P (S2/C/T) 1 × (S2/C/T) 1 × S2 2 × S2 2 × S2 2 × P&P (S2/C/T)
HDTV Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
3D TV Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
PiP Yes same TP No Yes/HD Yes Yes/HD
Common Interface 2 2 2 1 2 2
Smart card 2 2 1 2 2 2
USB 3 x 2.0 3 x 2.0 2 x 2.0 3 x 2.0 3 x 2.0 3 x 2.0
RS232 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
LAN (Mbit/s) 100 + 300Mbps USB-WIFI 100 100 1000 100 100 + Built in WIFI-N
HDD 2.5/3.5 in 2.5/3.5 in No 2.5 in 3.5 in 2.5/3.5 in
ATA SATA SATA No SATA SATA SATA 3
eSATA Yes Yes No No Yes Yes
SCART 1 1 1 1 2 1
HDMI 1 1 1 1 1 1
Display graphical VFD VFD No VFD VFD LCD/VFD
LNB pass-thru Yes Yes No No No No
Other connectors 1 x YPrPb 1 x YPrPb 1 x YPrPb 1 x YPrPb
Dimensions, WxHxD (mm) 380 x 60 x 290 340 x 60 x 272 280 x 50 x 200 280 x 50 x 200 380 x 60 x 280 ?
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Venton UniBox UniBox HD1 UniBox HD2 UniBox HD3
Production Available Available Available
Life cycle 2012– 2012- 2012-
SoC BCM7413 BCM7413 BCM7413
CPU type MIPS MIPS MIPS
CPU (MHz) 2×400 2×400 2×400
RAM (MiB) 512 512 512
Flash (MiB) 512 512 512
Flash type NAND NAND NAND
DVB 1 x DVB-S2/C/T2 2 x DVB-S2/C/T2 3 x DVB-S2/C/T2
Common Interface 1 2 2
Smart card 1 2 2
Host USB 3 x 2.0 3 x 2.0 2 x 2.0
LAN (Mbit/s) 100 100 100
HDD 1 x 2,5 1 x 2,5 /3,5 1 x 2,5 /3,5, eSATA
SCART 1 1 2
Display VFD VFD VFD
LNB pass-thru Yes Yes Yes
S/PDIF Optical Yes Yes Yes
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Gigablue GigaBlue Quad
Production Available
Life cycle 2012–
SoC BCM7346B2
CPU type MIPS
CPU (MHz) 2×1300
RAM (MiB) 1024
Flash (MiB) 512
Flash type NAND
DVB 2 x DVB-S2 /
2x/S2/C/T
Common Interface 2
Smart card 1
Host USB 3
x 2.0
LAN (Mbit/s) 100
HDD 1
x 2,5
SCART 0
Display VFD
LNB pass-thru No
S/PDIF Optical Yes
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DREAM Multimedia 500HD 7020HD[2] 800HD se
Production Available Available Available
Life cycle 2010– 2011- 2010-
SoC BCM7405 BCM7405 BCM7405
CPU type MIPS MIPS MIPS
CPU (MHz) 2×400 2×400 2×400
RAM (MiB) 256 512 256
Flash (MiB) 64 1024 64
Flash type NAND NAND NAND
Default OS Enigma2 Enigma2 Enigma2
DVB 1 × S2 2x DVB-S2/C/T 1 × S2/C/T
HDTV Yes Yes Yes
Common Interface 0 2 0
CompactFlash 0 0 0
Smart card 1 2 2
Host USB No 3 x 2.0 2 x 2.0
Service MiniUSB MiniUSB MiniUSB
LAN (Mbit/s) 100 10/100 100
HDD eSATA 3.5 in + eSATA 2.5 in, eSATA
SCART 1 1 1
DVI 0 0 0
Display No OLED multi-colour OLED
LNB pass-thru No No No
S/PDIF Optical Yes Yes Yes
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Source: Wikipedia