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How to connect your Smart Box

black Smart Box

Product Information:

Turn your television into a smart TV with the new black Smart Box, and get access to all your favourite entertainment options with ease. The first in the country to offer not only your favourite local and international programs, but also all your favourite sports without paying for redundant repeats. Rent, Buy or Subscribe from only R 5 a day! Simply plug it into your wall-socket and your TV, and connect it to the internet, and you get access to black's full interactive content offering. You can buy your very own Smart Box here or from any Cell C store for only R1 499.

Key Benefits:

Quick and easy-to-install on-demand access to top local and international entertainment - movies, series, music, kids' shows and sport, including a unique fully-immersive engagement layer with in-depth information about the content, live stats and social media ingestion.

Android KitKat 4.4


CPU: Quad-core ARM Cortex A5 @ 1.5GHz
DRAM*: 1GByte DDR3
Embedded eMMC Flash*: 4GByte
Front indicators: Power and Status LED
Rear indicators: Network Link and Status LEDs for Ethernet connection


LAN: RJ-45 with 10/100Base-T connection
WLAN*: 802.11b/g/n with internal antenna
USB 2.0 Host: 2 x User accessible external ports for external HDD, USB Flash drives/ Thumb drives and other peripherals. USB ports can be disabled upon request.
Video outputs: HDMI with CEC and HDCP support (optional)
Audio outputs: Optical SPDIF (optional)
Webcam: Support for various USB webcams

Resolution: up to 1920x1080p

Video CODECs: HEVC/H.265 MP@L4.1 up to 1080p@60fps, H.264 HP@L4.1, MPEG-4 Part 2 ASP, MPEG-2 MP/HL, MPEG-1 MP/HL, WMV / VC-1 SP/MP/AP, M-JPEG

Audio CODECs: AAC, Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus, MP3, HE-AAC v1 / v2, WMA, Vorbis, FLAC, ADPCM, PCM, MP2

Video containers: MPEG-TS, MPEG-PS, MP4, MOV, MKV, 3GP, WMV, VOB, AVI, FLV

Subtitles: DVB, SRT, SUB, IDX, PGS

Adaptive bit-rate (ABR): HTTP Live Streaming, Microsoft Smooth Streaming, MPEG-DASH


External supply: 12V@1.5A (100-240V, 50/60Hz,wall wart with region appropriate plug)


LxWxH: 108x108x30mm


270g (STB only, without accessories)


RoHS, CE, FCC, CB (for the power adapter) Region specific certifications for the STB and power adapter are available upon request

*Note: different options are available for DRAM, embedded Flash, Wi-Fi and Remote Control. Contact Comigo's sales representative to discuss your specific requirements.
HW enforced security. Support for Microsoft, PlayReady, Google Widevine, Verimatrix and other DRM mechanisms