Q-1: What is DDB Foundation?

The DDB Foundation is a union of five technology giants. The DDB technology platform is an advanced TV operating system, which allows the DDB enabled televisions to perform multiple functions never experienced before on one single platform.

This revolutionary technology is pioneered by STMicroelectronics - World’s leading semiconductor company, Irdeto- secure your freedom to innovate, Soen – Sound and Design in Concert, Videocon d2h - India’s most advanced DTH service provider and Phillips – World’s leader in  healthcare, lighting and consumer lifestyle brand.

Q-2: What is DDB?

DDB- Digital Direct Broadcast is a highly advanced platform, which allows televisions to perform multiple functions on a single platform. This new technological wave rides high on features such as - receiving, processing and a displaying capability of real HD digital signals. Videocon DDB is an Android Version with a quad core processor. It comes with Audio Return Channel (ARC) and Mobile High Definition Link (MHL) that connects your TV directly to your phone and other compatible devices without having to connect a second cable between them. Apart from wired connection, Miracast allows wireless transfer of photos, music & videos to your TV; Soen Certified Audio produces crystal clear sound across all frequencies even at the most demanding levels. The Personal Video Recorder (PVR) gives you flexibility and the easy to operate technology which makes sure you do not miss a moment of your favorite TV program. Last but not the least is the Full-fledged Internet Experience that enables you to access your favorite websites and various applications like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, eWeather, Internet Radio, and mail.

Q-3: How is DDB going to change the traditional way of watching television?

DDB is a TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM for Televisions that will fuel future innovations in the categories - TV+ D2H convergence, Over the Air Software Upgrade, Personal Video Recorder and best in class audio & video output. Unlike the traditional TVs, there is no need for extra wires and set top box as DDB comes with integrated DTH service. The SOEN certified Audio produces a sound so vivid that booms the low frequency sounds and creates stunning high frequency sound, the technology which the Traditional TV’s lacked. Its Over the Air Software automatically upgrades new features through satellite to provide you the most advanced features. The list doesn’t end here; DDB is also based on android version having Quad Core Processor and Smart Connect HDMI CEC making this digital technology experience to be a sheer delight.

Q-4: How is it different to DTH service?

DTH services just help in receiving signals. Whereas, DDB as a platform receives direct digital signals from satellite without any transmission loss, and that too without the help of any separate set top box.  It has full-fledged internet access along with various applications like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, eWeather, Internet Radio, Mail and Chat Client and various applications viz UPnP and File Sharing. Along with amazing picture clarity and sound quality, features like Miracast, MHL, ARC and Built-in WiFi puts Digital Direct Broadcast in the forefront giving you a complete digital experience.

Q-5: What are the basic technical requirements of having a DDB Connection?

DDB enabled Television, LAN / Wi-Fi, and a Videocon D2H connection are some of the few basic requirements to experience DDB.

Q-6: Can this be plugged and played like DTH?

Yes. Also, it will eliminate the need for a set-top box, a device otherwise necessary to receive digital signals in the new regime.

Q-7: Where can I Purchase DDB?

Many top technology brands are approaching DDB for the tie up. The DDB enabled TVs are available in the markets near you.

Q-8: What is the Price?

The Price of DDB enabled TVs will be decided by the respective TV manufacturing companies offering DDB TVs.

Q-9: Is there some running period cost?

No, one just needs to pay for the services like DTH, Internet surfing etc.

Q-10: Is there any Business Partnership scope for me?

Yes, by owning retail outlet for DDB enabled TVs.