Dish has introduced 4K TV set top box with UHD content

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DISH has launched its 4K TV set top box (STB) that offers 4K cable, together with some other appealing features. Dish claimed that it will offer 4K content from “a number of sources,” with proclamations of precisely which providers are joining forces to introduce of the device itself, which is expected by mid-2015.

Another great feature of the latest 4K TV set top box is the approach its picture-in-picture functions. Due to the additional resolution, the device can display 2 HD channels next to each other. It means it averts the requirement to switch between 2 channels again and again.

The new box also includes the Hopper, which is well-liked full home DVR system. You can enjoy Hopper apps such as Netflix and Vevo.

Although DISH did publicize the2nd-Quarter launch schedule, it did not declare cost detail. Most probably, there will be monthly fee and it is usually how most TV providers present their devices, but it will be fascinating to observe how it equates to a typical HD box.

Certainly, the key restrictive aspect will still be quantity of 4K content. The improved PiP is a resourceful aspect, but will almost certainly not be sufficient to make this 4k TV set top box a must-have.