The release of the GS C593 set-top box was announced in 2019 by Tricolor TV.
The device belongs to the category of IPTV / OTT boxes. He has the ability to access the Internet using WiFi. To do this, you can use, for example, a router or smartphone. The set-top box was released to access the services of the Tricolor TV company. With its help, for example, you can use the following of them: “Online TV”, “Cinema”, “Telearchive”, “TV Mail” and “Shop”.
The device has built-in WiFi and Bluetooth adapters. It provides high quality television content.
Specifications, appearance of the digital receiver
The attachment is enclosed in a flat rectangular box made of black plastic with rounded corners. The power button is pressed with a clearly distinguishable click. The device has the following characteristics:
- There is 2 GB DDR4 RAM. This allows you to provide high quality video viewing on your TV.
- The built-in memory is 8 GB. It can be used to store files, but you need to take into account that part of it is occupied by the operating system.
- Up to 2160 image output is provided
- A built-in WiFi adapter is available that can operate in the 2.4 and 5.0 GHz frequency bands.
- There is a Bluetooth adapter that supports version 4.1.
- The set-top box can work with a large number of video and audio formats: for video – H.264, HMP4, .265 (HEVC), MPEG-2, for audio – MPEG-4 AAC HE, MP3, MPEG-2, MPEG-2 AAC. HDR10 and
The operating system Android is used for work.
The device uses the following ports:
- There is one HDMI port for transmitting a signal to a TV.
- It is possible to connect a network cable. The Ethernet port provides data transfer rates up to 100 Mbps.
- The presence of a USB connector.
- There is a VA port that can be used to connect via a mini
- It is possible to connect an infrared receiver. When connected, it becomes possible to receive IR signals from the remote control.
Ports gs c593 [/ caption] There is also an input for power supply.
The kit includes:
- TV set-top box.
- It uses a 12V, 2A power adapter.
- A compact, lightweight and convenient remote control is used.
- There is a technical manual for connecting the device.
The set includes a warranty card. It is important to note that there is no HDMI cable included in the package. The user will have to purchase it themselves.
Connection and configuration
In order to use the prefix, you need to do the following:
- Plug into a power outlet.
- Connect device to TV via cable
- After turning on the TV, a menu appears on the screen.
- Here you have access to settings, to TV Mail, the ability to switch the set-top box to standby mode, the ability to work with the TV Guide and the Store. The entrance to the personal account is provided.
Connecting gs c593 to the network and TV [/ caption] After connecting, the set-top box automatically starts up for no more than 40 seconds. Before you start watching pay TV channels, you will need to access the Internet. After that, it will be necessary to activate your access to broadcasting.
Registration in the network [/ caption] Image quality is set automatically. At the same time, the features of the content are taken into account and the optimal parameters are selected. If the user sees fit, he can adjust the image on his own by entering the settings section of the main menu.
Download instructions for the GS C593 receiver – connecting and configuring the set-top box:Instructions for the GS C593 Receiver TV Guide is a TV program guide. It can be accessed through the main menu or by using the Menu button on the remote control. From the TV Guide, you can go directly to the selected TV channel. You can also find out what programs are currently on or should be shown in the coming days.
Receiver firmware GS C593
Developers are constantly working to improve their products. They fix flaws, improve the quality of the set-top box. In order for the user to make the necessary changes to the operating system used, he must update as new versions become available. New firmware is published on the manufacturer’s website. If the user regularly checks their appearance and updates the device in time, he will be able to get the maximum quality and reliability when using the set-top box. To update, you need to download the corresponding file from the manufacturer’s website and transfer it to a USB flash drive. It is connected to the console. The command to update the firmware is given through the main menu on the TV screen. You can download the firmware for the digital receiver at the link https://www.gs.ru/catalog/internet-tv-pristavki/gs-c593/.
To prevent the device from overheating, the following measures are taken to cool:
- There are two rows of small square holes on the rear end of the attachment.
- The presence of rubberized small legs raises the bottom of the console a few millimeters above the support, providing heat dissipation from the bottom of the device.
With prolonged use, heating can become significant. The user needs to monitor and, if necessary, take a break from work.
GS C593 control from the remote control [/ caption]
Problems and solutions
If the main menu does not appear on the screen after connecting, you need to check the quality of the connection. To do this, check the cable for possible damage, and also make sure that it is firmly inserted into the connector.
Advantages and disadvantages
This attachment allows the owner to take advantage of the following benefits:
- The device works with a wide variety of audio and video formats.
- There is a built-in WiFi adapter that can operate in the 2.4 and 5.0 GHz frequency bands.
- There is an adapter
- Clients of the Tricolor TV company receive everything they need to view the content offered to it.
- Automatic image quality adjustment is applied.
- A simple and convenient remote control is used.
High quality display is provided. As a disadvantage, we can consider the fact that the device is designed to work only with Tricolor TV services.