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Openbox S9 HD PVR Satellite Receiver


The Openbox S9 HD PVR is the lowest priced HD Receiver / High Definition Satellite Receiver on the market. The OpenBox S9 HD is similar to the Dreambox 800 HD. 

The OpenBox S9 HD PVR comes equipped with top of the line parts, including a SHARP 7306 HD tuner, 300 MHz MIPS processor, Linux OS. As well as a built-in PVR feature. Fully DVB-S/DVB-S2, MPEG-2/MPEG4 compliant, and also a quick and accurate hardware-driven Blind Scan and AC3 audio. The Openbox S9 HD is a PVR ready High Defintion receiver for recording your favourite TV programs. The Openbox S9 HD is easily the cheapest HD Satellite receiver on the market!

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**Please note we only have stock of Openbox S10 receivers at present. Any customer purchasing this product will receive an Skybox F3 which is the newer version. This is due to Openbox not being produced any more**

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  • The Openbox S9 has a 300 MHz MIPS Processor - Linux Operating System 
  • Fully compliant MPEG-4 H.264/AVC Main Profile Level 3 & High Profile Level 4.1; 
  • Fully compliant MPEG-2 MP@HL & MP@ML; 
  • Fully compliant MPEG-1 Layer I & II & III, Dolby Digital Audio(AC3); 
  • SCPC & MCPC receivable from C/Ku band satellites; 
  • Multiple LNB-Switching control (supports DiSEqC1.0/1.1/unicable/1.2/1.3(USALS) supported) 
  • NIT search supported; 
  • Support MHEG-5; 
  • Support HDMI 1.3; 
  • Support PVR(store in USB disk); 
  • Multimedia files playback(by USB); 
  • Support Electronic Program Guide(EPG) for 7 days; 
  • Teletext and subtitle out through OSD; 
  • Support multi-lingual DVB subtitle and teletext; 
  • Automatic and manual channel scan options; 
  • automatic service scan 
  • channel-change time < 1 second 
  • OSD in many languages and skin-support 
  • Multilingual support on screen menu (OSD): English, French, Deutsch, Italian, Spanish, Swedish, Danish, Greece, Portuguese, Finland, Holland, Turkish, Czech, selectable; 
  • Screen LED Display 
  • Openbox S9 supports Multiple display mode: 1080i/720p/570p/576i/480p; 
  • MPEG-2 / H.264 Hardware decoding
  • Videotext Decoder
  • Analog audio output: stereo(L+R); 
  • Digital audio output: S/PDIF by coaxial and optical; 
  • S/PDIF Interface for digital bit stream out (AC-3) 
  • YCbCr available; 
  • 2 x Scart (RGB, FBAS or S-Video) 
  • Screen format:auto, 4:3, and 16:9; 
  • Upgrade software through USB2.0 port; 
  • Powerful program management function, parent lock; 
  • CA 1x slot and CI 1xslot 
  • 10/100Mbit Ethernet Interface 
  • Openbox S9 Bouquet favourite lists

Whats in the box

What's in the box: 
  • 1x Openbox S9 HD Satellite Receiver box
  • 1x Openbox Remote 
  • 1x Instructions




  • Input Frequency:950~2150MHz 
  • Loop Out Frequency:950~2150MHz 
  • Input Level:-65~-25dBm 
  • Input Impedance:75¦¸ 
  • LNB Power: Auto/14v/18v/OFF, Imax = 500mA 

Video Decoder 

  • Video Compression MPEG-2 and MPEG-1 compatible, H.246 
  • Video Formats 4:3 / 16:9 
  • Letterbox for 4:3 TV-Device 

Audio Decoder 

  • Audio Compression MPEG-1 & MPEG-2 Layer I and II, MP3 
  • Audio Mode Dual (main/sub), Stereo 
  • Frequency: 32 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz, 16 kHz, 22.05 kHz, 24 kHz  

Optical Output 

  • Output Level 0,5 Vss on 75 Ohm 
  • Sampled Data Filtering 32 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz 
  • S/PDIF-Output optical, Toslink  

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 
  • Serial Interface RS 232 
  • Type RS232 bidirectional 
  • Bit rate 115,2 kBit/s max. 
  • Plug Connector SUB-D-9 
  • Function: Update of Firmware 


  • 10/100 MBit compatible interface 


  • 1 x USB 2.0 Host , for upgrading of firmware and for recording using the PVR function  
  • LNB power and polarisation per tuner 
  • 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 
  • Count of active satellite position 
  • DiSEqC 1.0/1.1/unicable/1.2 SAT POSITION / SAT OPTION 
  • DiSEqC - Rotor Control 


Physical specification 


  • Ambient Temperature +15 °C...+35 °C 
  • Humidity < 80% 
  • Size (W x D x H): 300 mm x 220 mm x 56 mm 
  • Weight: 1,8 kg  without HDD 


  • AC input range:100-240VAC 50/60Hz with Euro plug
  • Power Consumption (Standby): Max. 10W (<1 W)
  • Input Frequency:950~2150MHz 
  • Loop Out Frequency:950~2150MHz 
  • Input Level:-65~-25dBm 
  • Input Impedance:75¦¸ 
  • LNB Power: Auto/14v/18v/OFF, Imax = 500mA 

Price Information

RRP: £99.99
APROX: €76.28
APROX: $94.20

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