DD Free Dish (DD Direct Plus)

India's Only Free Direct-To-Home Service / Find all the Latest News, Updates, Channels List of DD Free Dish (DD Direct Plus).

Doordarshan has authorized five Indian OEM’s to produce DD Free Dish i-CAS STB’s

Doordarshan has authorized five Indian OEM’s to produce DD Free Dish i-CAS STB’s.

This is a breaking news for DD Free Dish subscribers, Doordarshan has approved tenders of five Indian manufacturers to manufacture DD Free Dish DTH set-top boxes with i-CAS and Firmware/Middleware enabled for i-CAS.

Recently Doordarshan had announced that, DD Free Dish will carry mpeg-4 channels with i-CAS (Indian Conditional Access System). But it does not mean that old STB’s will not work, they can enjoy continuously 80 MPEG-2 TV channels in their STB’s. New MPEG-4 channels will be available in i-CAS enabled set-top boxes.

Below are the five STB manufactures approved by Doordarshan:

1) Modern Communication and Broadcast.
STB Model No: Champion4000SI/SD & Champion4000SI/HD

2) Velankani Electronics PVT LTD

3) BGM Holding Co.
STB Model No: WLD001

4) KMTS Engineering Pvt. Ltd
STB Model No: SOLID 786

5) Millennium Technology
STB Model No: MB441

All set-top boxes OEM’s shall integrate their STB’s with the i-CAS and DD Approved firmware/middleware/software. All set-top box will be BIS certified and tested.

So now wait is over and very soon these set-top boxes will be available in your nearest local shop.

The official update is available on DD India website – Click here to read


Add a Comment
  1. Kab se milega icas stb

  2. Sir what is the price of MPEG 4 box for dd free dish

  3. plz haryana news ya india news haryana bhi lagayen

  4. Can current solid mpeg4 set top boxes will be able to gain CAS mpeg4 channel

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.