d2h Smart Remote is a Smart Mobile Appwhich connects with your Videocon d2h Set Top Box either throughBluetooth or Wi-Fi. Please note that the d2h Bluetooth dongle hasto be connected to your Set Top Box for Bluetooth connectivity. Insome d2h Set Top Boxes like the 5555, the App can connect overWi-Fi. In such cases, the Smartphone and the d2h STB have to beconnected to the same Wi-Fi network. App provides the followingfunctionalities:
Convert your smart phone into a remote
-Change channels using the smart phone, increase/decrease volume,and so on…
-The quick zap mode allows you to browse channel logos by genre.Just tap on a logo to change to that channel!
• Browse Program Guide
-In the Quick Zap mode, press and hold a channel logo to browsethrough the Program Guide for that channel.
• Media Casting from Mobile to STB (available only with Wi-FiConnectivity)
You can cast videos from your mobile onto your Videocon STB andwatch on TV:
1. You can play videos from mobile Video Apps like YouTube etc onTV – while playing a video, share with “d2h Smart Remote” to watchon TV
2. You can share Audio/Video/images stored locally in your mobile’smemory, from Apps like “Gallery”
3. Just tap on a thumbnail in the Videocon Cast page, and you canwatch on TV! For the Videocon Cast page, swipe repeatedly at theVideocon d2h logo at the bottom of the d2h Smart Remote Appscreen.
· Voice Based Search
Now, you can search by speaking out the search criterion
Search is performed in the Program Guide and also in the Videocollection available for Mobile Casting
• Mobile Notifications on TV (available only with BTConnectivity)
-As long as your Smartphone is connected to your d2h STB, you canget all Mobile Notifications of Facebook updates, missed callalerts, new message alerts, etc. on the TV.
-A Yellow button is displayed on the TV screen whenever there is aNotification, on pressing the Yellow button of the d2h STB remotefor details.
• Audio Streaming to and from your d2h STB (available only with BTConnectivity)
-Connect your smart phone with the STB through Bluetooth and enjoyseamless audio streaming
-Play audio from your Smartphone and listen to it on TVSpeakers!
-Plug an earphone into your mobile and listen to the d2h STB audioprivately.
-Now, Select “d2h Smart Remote” from the list of Apps
• Social Networking
-While watching a program on Live TV, post an event on yourFacebook Timeline, stating that you are watching thatprogram.
• Finding your phone (available only with BT Connectivity)
-You can locate your Smartphone misplaced somewhere inside yourhome, if it is connected with the d2h STB through the d2h SmartRemote App.
-All you have to do is press Menu on the d2h STB remote and selectConnectivity > Find my Phone option , and your phone will ringgiving away its location!
Important things you should know
• The d2h Smart Remote App is available for Videocon d2h Usersonly
• It is compatible with only select models of Videocon d2hSTBs
• The d2h STB should support Bluetooth or Wi-Fi Connectivity
• Bluetooth connectivity is made available to some d2h STB modelsthrough a d2h Bluetooth Dongle which has to be bought as anaccessory. After purchasing the dongle, user needs to call thecustomer care to upgrade the d2h STB software to enableconnectivity and subsequently for the App to function.
• In case of Bluetooth Connectivity, features like Media Sharingcan be possible only with the help of a USB hub on which both thed2h Bluetooth Dongle and the USB storage (to store shared content)have to be connected.
• Videocon d2h does not sell the USB hub and can be purchased fromthe market.
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• Usage of the application is free. However the user should bearthe data charges (as charged by the Internet Service Provider) fordownloading the App from Google Play Store.
• For more help, drop an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.