General Satellite

GS Group launches General Satellite-branded IPTV box

Russia’s GS Group has launched its first IPTV set-top box under the General Satellite brand, aimed at internet service providers, OTT operators and content aggregators. The GS H5912 device is designed to provide TV over IP-based networks and supports HD channels and video-on-demand functionality. GS Group said that the box, which was developed over six […]

GS Group unveils satellite and terrestrial set-top

Russian technology investment firm GS Group is due to launch a new set-top-box that it claims will help facilitate the Russian viewers’ switchover from analogue to digital television. Speaking at the Digital & Connected TV Russia conference last week, Andrey Bezrukov, strategic marketing director of GS Group, announced a GS box that will combine satellite […]

Russia’s General Satellite in Pakistan pay TV plan

Russian satellite reception equipment provider General Satellite is to invest in a new pay TV platform for Pakistan. According to General Satellite, the new platform will be targeted at a wealthy segment of the population, with the aim of attracting one million subscribers by 2020. According to Russian reports, the platform will likely be created […]

General Satellite to supply majority of Tricolor TV set-tops

Over half of Russian pay TV operator Tricolor TV’s set-top boxes will be supplied by Kaliningrad-based technology provider General Satellite by the end of this year, according to local reports. General Satellite board member Sergei Pimenov told a microelectronics forum in Kaliningrad that over 50% of Tricolor TV’s active set-tops would be supplied by the […]