VU+ Duo 4K SE UHD 4K



Ideal to watch and record Tivusat Italian satellite TV

Meet the new VU+ Duo 4K SE, VU + is expanding its product range with another UHD receiver. The VU + Duo 4K offers space for 2 Plug & Play Full Band Capture (FBC) tuners offering super fast program zapping. Two built in tuner slots provide space for 2x FBC tuner modules (DVB-S2, DVB-S2X, DVB-C) or a DVB-T2(non-fbc) dual tuner. Powered by Quad Core 1.5Ghz CPU great spec features such Gigabit LAN, DualBand WiFi, Bluetooth and USB 3.0 ports.

VU + Duo 4KSE  Linux UHD set top box

Digital satellite receiver for UHD and HD TV and radio programs.
At the heart of the VU + Duo 4K is the 1,500 MHz ARM QuadCore processor. Experience UltraHighDefinition (UHD) TV with the VU + Duo 4K SE set-top box.

What is a DVB-S2 FBC Twin Tuner?
A DVB-S2 FBC Twin Tuner has 8 demodulators.
With two conventional (e.g., Twin-LNB) satellite feeds, the tuner is comparable to 2 conventional and 6 additional tuners operating in loop-through mode. You can watch, stream or record simultaneously stations from 8 different transponders from 2 different Sat levels.
In SCR operation (Unicable) with 8 frequencies, this corresponds to 8 conventional tuners.

Key Features:

  • Very fast switching times
  • WebKit Browser
  • Chromium OS
  • Dual HD transcoding
  • HbbTV
  • HDMI 2.0 output
  • HDMI 2.0 input
  • Gigabit LAN
  • DualBand WiFi (2.4 / 5 GHz)
  • Simultaneous decryption of 2 CI modules
  • Bluetooth 4.1 for e.g. Bluetooth soundbars or headphones
  • 3.5 “TFT LCD Display – MiniTV
  • 2x tuner slot for e.g. DVB-S2 / DVB-C * Full Band Capture (FBC) or DVB-T2 Dual Tuner
  • USB 3.0
  • ARM CPU (4x 1,500 MHz)
  • eMMC flash memory
  • HEVC / H.265 video decoding
  • Plug & Play removable frame for 2.5 “SATA HDDs (maximum height of HDD 15 mm)
  • External 12V power supply

Technical Highlights:
1,500 MHz ARM QuadCore Processor
4096 MB Flash (eMMC)
3072 MB RAM
Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000 Mbps)
WLAN: IEEE 802.11 b / g / n / ac 2.4 / 5 GHz integrated
Bluetooth 4.1 integrated for e.g. Bluetooth soundbars or headphones
2x DVB Common-Interface slot (simultaneous use possible)
1x smartcard reader (Xcrypt)
2x USB 3.0 (back)
1x USB 2.0 (front)
3.5 “TFT LCD Display – MiniTV
S / PDIF audio output optical (digital)
1x HDMI 2.0 video / audio output (digital)
1x HDMI 2.0 video / audio input (digital)
unlimited channel list for TV and radio
EPG (Electronic Program Guide) support
Support of bouquet lists (favorites lists)
OSD in many languages
UI appearance versatile customizable (skin support)
Expandable with many free plugins (apps)
automatic / manual channel search
DiSEqC 1.0 / 1.1 / 1.2, USALS
SCR / dCSS (EN50494 & EN50607)
External 12 volt power supply
power switch
RS232 – service interface
Free apps available for iOS and Android

Video decoding:
Video compression HVEC / H.265, MPEG-2 / H.264 and MPEG-1 compatible
Video standard PAL G / 25 Hz, NTSC
Picture format 4: 3/16: 9
Letterbox for 4: 3 TV sets

Output Digital:
Sampling frequencies 32 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz
S / PDIF output optical (AC3)
Audio compression MPEG-1 & MPEG-2 Layer I and II, MP3
Audio Mode Dual (main / sub), stereo
Sampling frequencies 32 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz, 16 kHz, 22.05 kHz, 24 kHz

Power consumption:
<26W ​​(in operation, with LNB)
<25W (in operation, without LNB)
<0.5W (deep standby mode)

External power supply:
Input: 110 – 240V AC / 50 – 60Hz / 1.5A
Output: 12V = / 5.0A

Ambient temperature + 15 ° C … + 35 ° C
Humidity <80%
Dimensions (W x D x H): 310 mm x 255 mm x 68 mm
Weight: 2.9 kg

1x VU + Duo 4K SE UHD receiver
1x remote control
1x quick manual (german / english)
1x HDMI cable
2x batteries (AA)


NOTE: Features listed here may require additional and/or periodic firmware updates. We are not responsible for third party firmware and features, addons, patches, softcams, plugins or third party services and the availability of such services on this receiver (such as YouTube, etc.). Your warranty covers receiver hardware only and is not extended to software updates or setup, we may however extend this at our discretion to offer support for FTA (free to air) reception where the service provider permits connection to their network.

Additional information

Tuner 1

Twin Satellite DVB-S/S2/S2X FBC Tuner, Twin Terrestrial DVB-T2

Tuner 2

No thanks, not required, Twin Satellite DVB-S/S2/S2X FBC Tuner (+£99.00), Twin Terrestrial DVB-T2 (+£89.00)

Internal Hard Drive

No thanks, not required, 500GB HDD 2.5" SATA (+£50.00), 1TB HDD 2.5" SATA (+£70.00)