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Pro:Centric® SMART Set Top Box

  • STB-5500

Key Features

  • Pro:Centric® Smart IPTV Platform
  • Embedded Pro:Idiom® decryption for non-Pro:Idiom TV's
  • IP Streaming and RF Tuning
  • Supports Ultra HD/4K (3840 x 2160) and Full HD (up to 1080p) output resolutions
  • Pro:Centric Application Support for non-Pro:Centric TVs

Smart Content Customization

Create your own solution along with LG’s smart customization tools and content management software. With the tailored solution, hotel can elevate their brand to new levels.
• Pro:Centric Smart SDK (HTML5, Java, Flash)
• Pre-loaded App

Smart Connectivity

Cross display boundaries freely and without hassle. With LG Smart Share, mirroring and content sharing between TV and other smart devices are made incredibly easy and user-friendly.
• Smart Share, Screen Share -WiFi Direct, Miracast, WiDi
• Bluetooth Sound Sync.

Support ULTRA HD

The STB-5500 supports ULTRA HD video decoding and output resolution, and automatically upgrades Full HD content to ULTRA HD. With this, you can deliver clear messages and add animation on the content.


SoftAP means Software enabled Access Point. This “Virtual” Wi-Fi feature executes by software working on the device to create a wireless hotspot.

External Module Expansion Ready

STB-5500 is designed for additional external
module expansion. This reduces the needs of cables and connectors making easier installation and management.

Analog Yes (NTSC)
Digital Yes
Terrestrial ATSC
Cable Clear QAM/VSB
Triple XD Engine Yes
Output Resolution 720p / 1366*768 1080p / 2160p
Optical Sound Sync YES (SPDIF)
Wireless Sound Sync Yes
Clear Voice II Yes
Pro:Centric Yes (Smart)
Hybrid Streaming (IP & RF) MultiCast/HTTP Data Carousel Yes
Pro:Centric Application Yes
RF (1/2Tuner) Yes (1 Tuner )
HCAP (GEM/FLASH/HTML) Service Carousel (TLX) GEM / Flash / HTML
HCAP Input Device Driver Support Yes (USB Mouse, USB Keyboard, Magic Remote, USB Camera, Remote App)
Auto Configuration Yes (EZ-Manager)
Remote Diagnosis Yes (IP)
Multicast/Unicast Ready Yes
IP Streaming Yes (RTSC, HLS, SNMP, UDP/MultiCast, USB Port/Video Streaming support (Smartshare) (IGMPv3 SSM Support)
Commercial Smart UX (Smart Home / Input) Yes
Commercial Smart Home Yes
Third Party Embedded Apps Yes
Web Browser option Yes
Magic Remote Yes (Ready)
Remote App Compatibility Yes
Smart Share Yes
DLNA (Movie/Photo/Music) Yes (Smart share)
WiDi (PC to TV) Yes
Miracast (Mobile to TV) Yes (Smart mirroring)
Wi-Fi Direct Yes
Pro:Idiom Yes
Multi DRM Yes (Embedded Apps)
Instant ON Yes
Wi-Fi Yes (Built-in type)
Soft AP Yes
Installer Menu Yes
IR Pass Through Yes (MPI Jack/RS232)
Audio Line Out (3Pin Phone Jack) Yes
RJP Interface Yes (HDMI)
RJP Compatibility Yes (Teleadapt, G-Link)
Moving Picture Playback (SD/HD/Plus HD) Yes (Except Divx)
Picture JPEG
Audio Codec AC3 (Dolby Digital), EAC3, AAC, Mpeg, MP3, PCM
USB Cloning Yes
One Channel Map / Logical Channel Map Yes (LCM)
Multi IR Code Yes
Auto Off / Auto Sleep Yes
Video Mute Yes
Smart Energy Saving (Auto Power Off) Yes
External Hardware Module Interface Yes (60pin Interface)
TV Display Control RS-232 (4 pin phone jack) Yes
TV Display Control MPI/MTI (RJ12) Yes
HDMI (1,2) Yes
USB (2.0) Yes (2)
Power Yes
Tuner Yes
External IR (3Pin Phone Jack) Yes
PTC Service (3Pin Phone Jack) Yes
AV In (4Pin Phone Jack) Yes
Audio Line Out (3Pin Phone Jack) Yes
Digital Audio Out (Optical) Yes
LAN Port Yes
HDMI Out Yes
AC Adaptor Yes
Cables HDMI, MPI, RS232 (Phone to RS232C) AV gender
Manual Yes
Voltage Hz Input: AC100 ~ 240V, 50/60Hz, 1.6A Output: DC19V, 3.42A
Consumption (typical) 14.1W
Stand-by 0.5W
Safety UL
Weight 1.4 lbs
Weight (Packing) 3.9 lbs
WxHxD 8.2" x 6.7" x 1.2"
WxHxD (Packing) 14.2" x 5.4" x 8.1"
Operating Temperature 0o C to 40o C (32o F to 104o F)
Operation Humidity Less than 80%
Storage Temperature -20o C to 60o C (-4o F to 140o F)
Storage Humidity Less than 85%
UPC 7 19192 91972 3
Warranty 2 Year Limited Warranty (Parts and Labor)


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