Testing Advanced, All-in-one Set-top Boxes
Traditional set-top boxes had few challenges associated with their testing – it could be done universally and offline, and only video, DVR and audio testing were required. Authentication and functionality testing were simple and local, requiring only a Smartcard or similar method.
That’s no longer the case!
Today’s newer, IP-based set-top boxes come with a variety of challenges:
Supported by hardened, secure back-ends
Cannot easily be run in test or simulated-live modes
Utilize newer technology like Wi-Fi, MoCA and more
Fortunately, Promptlink has the expertise, adaptability and newest technology to get the job done.
Promptlink’s High-Volume STB Testing Systems provide the following benefits:
High-quality, high-speed components
Accurate, high-demand testing
Support for IPTV, satellite, DAC and DVB-based STBs
Maximum uptime, increasing throughput
Minimal, cost-effective training needed to operate
Innovative, handheld scanners act as mini test screens
Scans devices into testing database
Initializes the STB and checks the device state
Tests multiple frequencies
Pushes multiple video and audio streams through device
Checks ancillary services like Wi-Fi, Ethernet, etc.
Checks all outputs, resolutions and DVR where applicable
Stores data for later analysis
Tests remote function
Promptlink’s solution, which leverages two decades of testing experience, is modular and turnkey, providing repeatable, accurate and reproducible results. It’s simply the pinnacle of fast, accurate and dependable STB testing.
Set-Top Box Test Platform
High-Volume STB Testing Systems