Do you love traveling and are a DISH subscriber? If you are then you will be happy to learn that DISH is once again revolutionizing the way you and I are entertained while on the go. How? They just unveiled EVOLVE®. And what is it? Well, EVOLVE® is a 4K-capable Android TVTM set-back box that seamlessly integrates streaming apps, live linear programming and casting into one customizable solution. Interesting, right? Learn more about EVOLVE® and check out its features below.
EVOLVE from DISH Transforms In-Room Hotel Entertainment
Powered by SMARTBOX, DISH’s revolutionary headend video distribution platform for commercial applications, EVOLVE is designed to work with any hotel wiring scenario, as well as existing or upgraded infrastructures. It supports video delivery over QAM or IP, and Internet connectivity over DOCSIS, Ethernet or Wi-Fi (2.4/5GHz).
- Google Play Store – An Android TV-based platform, EVOLVE gives guests access to thousands of Android TV applications from the Google Play Store, including music, movies, and games.
- Chromecast built-in – Cast content from apps like Sling TV and YouTube, as well as music, photos, and videos, from mobile devices to hotel room TVs without ever having to enter credentials.
- Advanced program guide – With an interactive program guide featuring genre filters and 23 hours of future programming data, EVOLVE improves the way guests discover, navigate and watch live TV in their hotel rooms.
- Channel preview – When in the program guide, hover over any title to view a pop-up window that displays live video from the channel. This allows guests to view exactly what’s on before selecting.
- Configuration Tool – Customize EVOLVE’s UI with branding, welcome channels, and pre-loaded apps.
- PMS integration – Provide guests with personalized messages on the home screen and automatically clear their personal information from EVOLVE as they check out.
- Bluetooth LE with audio support – Watch TV with Bluetooth headsets to eliminate disruptions when multiple people are staying in the same room.
- 4K capability – EVOLVE will continue providing guests with a premium television viewing experience as hotels deliver more 4K offerings.
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