Bring Live TV and Recordings to Raspberry Pi and Kodi

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Watch and record your favorite Live TV shows
Directly on your Kodi, Raspberry Pi and OpenELEC

Raspberry Pi VBox Live TV Kodi PVR

What is VBox Home TV Gateway Live TV and PVR?

The VBox TV Gateway is a backend live TV and PVR multi tuner device that extends your live TV experience to mobile and connected devices across your home.

Adding Live TV channels (Free-To-Air and Pay TV CI) to your Kodi devices, was never easier
Simply connect the VBox to your Digital Antenna, Cable or satellite dish and stream via the home router, your favorite TV channels, allowing you to simultaneously watch and record multiple channels, in their original broadcast quality, directly on your Kodi4, Raspberry Pi 2 and openELEC player. Without using the internet or your mobile bandwidth - No additional software or hardware is required!

Setting up is easy

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Instantly record and watch live TV on your devices

Get the VBox TV Gateway Live TV and PVR

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Product XTi-3442 XTi-3342CI XTi-3452 XTi-3352CI
Minimum Parallel Users1
2 2 2 2
Number of RF-Tuners 2x DVB-T/T2  2x DVB-T/T2 2x DVB-C 2x DVB-C
Pay TV CI3   2x Pay TV or Free to Air   2x Pay TV or Free to Air

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1 Minimum number of users that can watch and record different channels at the same time
2 Full HD viewing requires strong players and fast network router, Raspberri PI 2 Model B can support up to 7Mb/s Full HD bit rate
3 The unit support up to 2 CI interfaces (CI+ is not supported) allowing 2 users to watch or record 2 different Pay TV channels simultaneously

4 Kodi, OpenELEC and the VBox PVR add-on are not developed by VBox, support is provided by the open source community and the respective independent developers 

 

The VBox Advantages:

  • Simple Installation - Works directly with Kodi / OpenELEC, no additional software required
  • Live TV – Stream live and recorded TV to your Kodi, Raspberry Pi 2, OpenELEC player
  • Whole World PVR - Record live or scheduled TV programs from anywhere in the world to an attached USB storage or a network NAS (SMB/CIFS) directly from Kodi 
  • Time Shift - Pause and rewind a live TV program 
  • Multi-Room - Distribute Satellite, Cable and Digital Antenna over your IP network, avoiding complex TV installation and reception issues
  • Multi-Tuner - View and record multiple different channels simultaneously
  • TV Source - Stream from Antenna DVB-T/T2, Cable DVB-C or Satellite DVB-S/S2, TV sources to your Kodi player
  • Quality2 - Enjoy full broadcast TV quality up to Full HD 1080p with 3D and surround sound 
  • TV Guide - Get Free TV program guide (EPG) from the DVB-EIT stream or connect to an external XMLTV source
Preview-Window Full EPG screen Live TV Program info

  

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Kodi (formerly XBMC) is a leading free and open-source media player software developed by the XBMC Foundation, a non-profit technology consortium. Kodi is available for multiple operating systems and hardware platforms including Android for mobile, Set-Top-Box and Android TV, Windows, Mac, iOS, Linux, Raspberry Pi with a software 10-foot user interface for use with televisions and remote controls.

The VBox TV Gateway is a backend live TV and PVR device that connects directly to Kodi and enhances Kodi with live TV and PVR capabilities, simply enable the vbox.pvr add-on that is avaialble from Kodi 15 to bring all your live TV channels to Kodi  

For more information and installation instructions please visit the VBox Kodi add-on page

RPi2 and OpenELEC

The Raspberry Pi is a low cost, credit-card sized computer that plugs into a computer monitor or TV, and uses a standard keyboard, mouse or you TV's remote. .
OpenELEC is an embedded operating system for Raspberry Pi that is built around Kodi. The Rasbperry Pi 2 model B with OpenELEC makes any TV a powerful Smart TV.

The VBox TV Gateway streams the live TV channels to the Raspberry Pi 2 with full program guide and PVR capabilities, simply enable the vbox.pvr add-on, no additional software or server is required

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