Not only did Telkom take the fight to their competitors’ doors by launching the Telkom LIT TV box, but the company also doubled down on other strategies, such as cheaper data bundles.
LIT TVC 100 Android-powered media box has had a good reception with many positive reviews online.
The moment Telkom revealed its intention to offer zero-rated streaming of selected services to customers on it networks, thousands of new customers jumped onto the bandwagon not to miss out on the new service.
Once you acquire the LIT TV box, all your entertainment needs would be catered for in just a few clicks.
Telkom LIT TV box review
The services offered by the device are equally impressive as its aesthetics. These services include Netflix, YouTube, DStv Now, and Showmax.
Apart from the video streaming services, the TV box also offers audio features that support Google Play Music, Simfy Africa, and Apple Music. This way, clients can listen to their favorite music when they are not in the mood for watching videos. The detailed key specifications of the TV box include:
CPU: Amlogic S905X 64 bit Quad-core ARM® ™- A53
GPU: Penta-core ARM® Mali™- 450
Wi-Fi: Built-in 5G Support IEEE 802.11 AC
Bluetooth: Version 4.2
LAN: Ethernet 10/100M
OS: Android (8.1 or newer), Android TV Certified
Video decoder: H.265 4K @60fps 10btis, VP9 Profile 2, H.264 4K @30fps, AVS+ 1080P @60fps
Video encoder: H.264 1080P @60fps HDR: HDR 10, HLG HDR
3D Graphics: Open GL ES 1.1/2.0 and Open VG 1.1 support
DRM: Google Widevine Whitelisting & Microsoft PlayReady
HDCP: 1.4 & 2.2
Decoder format: HD MPEG1/2/4,H.265/HEVC, HD AVC/VC-1, RM/RMVB,Xvid/DivX3/4/5/6, RealVideo8/9/10
Media format: Avi/Rm/Rmvb/Ts/Vob/Mkv/Mov/ISO/wmv/asf/flv/dat/mpg/mpeg
Music format: MP3/WMA/AAC/WAV/OGG/DDP/TrueHD/HD/FLAC/APE
Photo format: HD JPEG/BMP/GIF/PNG/TIFF
Language: English Power Supply: DC 5V / 2A CE approved two-pin round
Accessories: Remote Control Unit, HDMI cable, PSU
1 x HDMI 2.0b output 4K x 2K @ 60Hz- 2 x High-speed USB 2.0, support U DISK and USB HDD
1 x Micro SD CARD Support up to 32GB
1 x 3.5mm Audio out CVBS & L/R output
1 x RJ45 LAN Ethernet 10M/100M
1 x OTG
1 x Optical Audio
Telkom LIT deals
LIT TV Box Telkom deal is not the end of the good news. Apart from the LIT TV box, the service provider also has other interesting deals. Amongst other things, the deals offer unlimited ADSL, fibre and LTE SmartBroadband clients’ zero-rated access through the Android media box. The box turns your digital TV into a smart TV and is preloaded with content channels from various content providers.
Sometimes it is boring to watch videos, listen to music, or play games on mobile phones with their relatively small screens. The phone’s screen can be cast to a TV screen, thus giving users a larger view. This is made possible by Chromecast, which is supported by the Telkom LIT TV box.
Telkom LIT TV box price
The price of the Telkom LIT Android TV box is currently R850.00. The box can also be bought with a 24-month installment plan as per the terms of different sellers. LIT TV box price may slightly vary depending on the outlet from where it is purchased.