What is Dreambox DM500+?

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Powerful receiver for digital TV and Radio programs.
Main features are a 250 MHz PowerPC (350 Mips)
Linux OP, the Dreambox DM500 supports the Standard Linux API

10/100MBit compatible Ethernet Interface

Technical Features

  250 MHz PowerPC Processor
Enigma, Linux Operating System
2 LED status
MPEG-2 Hardware decoding, DVB-S
1 x Smartcard-Reader (Dreamcrypt CA)
1 x Scart-interfaces (RGB, FBAS or S-Video)
V.24/RS232 Interface
10/100Mbit compatible Ethernet Interface
analog modem
S/PDIF Interface for digital bit stream out (AC-3)
32 MByte Flash, 96 MByte RAM
unlimited channel lists for TV/Radio
channel-change time < 1 second
automatic service scan
directly bouquet-lists
EPG (electronic program guide)
Videotext Decoder
multiple LNB-Switching control (DiSEqC)
OSD in many languages and skin-support
external12V power supply 

Install IPTV via autoscript bouquet list on Enigma2
Setup IPTV using XtreamTV plugin in Enigma 2
How to flash your Dreambox DM500+

DreamBox DM500 + technical data

Video parameter:
Input Level FBAS 1 Vss +/- 0.3 dB on 75 Ohm
Teletext filter in conformity with ETS 300 472 Standard

Output: FBAS, RGB, S-Video

Serielle Interface RS 232:
Typ RS232 bidirectional
Bitrate 115,2 kBit/s max.
Plug Connector SUB-D-9
Function: Update of Firmware

10/100 MBit compatible interface
Function: Update of Firmware

LNB Power and polarisation:
LNB Current 500mA max. ; short-circuit-protected
LNB Voltage vertical < 14V no load, > 11,5V at 400mA
LNB Voltage horizontal < 20V no load, > 17,3V at 400mA
LNB shut-off at Standby-Mode

Count of active satellite position:
DiSEqC 1.0/1.1/1.2 and USALS (Rotor Control)

Power consumption:
< 10W / 12V

Input voltage:
DC12V +/- 15%

Extern power supply:
Input: 110-240V AC / 50-60Hz / 0,6A
Output: 12V = / 1A or 2A

Physical specification:
Ambient Temperature +15°C…+35°C
Humidity < 80%
Size (W x D x H): 195 mm x 130 mm x 40 mm
Weight: 0,6 kg

External power supply:
Input: 110-240V AC / 50-60Hz / 0,6A
Output: 12V = / 1A or 2A

Processor 250 MHz PowerPC Processor
Perfomance 32
RAM 128 MB
Flash Memory 32 MB
Width/depth/height (mm)195 mm x 130 mm x 40 mm
Weight (g) 600

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