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[[image:Geniatech-Satbox.gif|thumb|Geniatech Satbox]]
  
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A [[DVB-S]] [[DVB-S USB Devices|USB 2.0 device]] from [[Geniatech]].
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It is currently unsupported by LinuxTV.
  
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==Overview/Features==
  
An [[ATSC]] [[ATSC PCI cards]] from [[KWORLD]]. 
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The Geniatech Satbox is a DVB-S USB built-in Analogue CVBS A/V Capture device which ships with the following:-
  
The ATSC 115 is supported under Linux since kernel 2.6.24.
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* SatBox USB2.0 satellite TV box
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* Built-in IR Receiver
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* Built-in Analogue CVBS A/V Capture Feature
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* USB 2.0 Cable
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* Wall plug power supply (7.5V, 1.5A).
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* Remote control handset
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* Analogue CVBS video cable and Audio cable
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* Software on CD ROM (incl. Manual in PDF Format)
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* Quick Installation Guide
  
''Note: The page contents menu will automagically build itself, so you need not worry about it''
 
 
==Overview/Features==
 
''Discuss the features and facets of the device here. For example:''<br>
 
 
* PCI interface
 
* Inputs: Antenna (Composite), Remote and S-Video In
 
  
 
===Components Used===
 
===Components Used===
''List the hardware ICs and modules used by the device here. For example:''<br>
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* Conexant [http://www.conexant.com/products/entry.jsp?id=100 cx24109 (SoC Tuner)]
* [[Quantek QT1010]] (tuner)
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* Conexant [http://www.conexant.com/servlets/DownloadServlet/PBR-200328-001.pdf?docid=329&revid=1 cx24123 QPSK demodulator]
* [[Zarlink MT352|Intel/Zarlink MT352]] (demodulator)
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* TVMaster TM6000 [http://www.linuxtv.org/v4lwiki/index.php/Trident_TM6000 USB and Video Decoder]
* [[Philips SAA7134|NXP/Philips SAA7130HL]] (A/V decoder and PCI Interface)
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===Other Images===
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===Similar Device===
''Use the included code to insert other images if necessary. Add as many high resolution pictures as you can i.e the card, the original box, the remote and, when uploading the files to the wiki, give them detailed specific names. Note: only use images taken by yourself or those 3rd party images for which you have received express written consent (such as from a vendor) that permits their usage.  For example:''<br>
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* Hauppauge WinTV-NOVA-S-USB2 [http://linuxtv.org/wiki/index.php/Hauppauge_WinTV-NOVA-S-USB2] Except Analogue CVBS A/V Capture Feature
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Image:VideoMate_DVB-T220_box.jpg|VideoMate DVB-T220 Box
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Image:VideoMate_DVB-T220_remote.jpg|VideoMate DVB-T220 Remote
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</gallery>
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===Identification===
 
''Provide here, for PCI/PCIe devices, the relevant output of <code>lspci -vnn</code> or, in the case of USB devices, <code>lsusb -v </code>. We're particularly interested in the subsystem ID's. To make a code block simply make the first character of each line a space.  For example:''<br>
 
# lspci -vvvnn
 
04:03.0 Multimedia controller [0480]: Philips Semiconductors SAA7130 Video Broadcast Decoder [1131:7130] (rev 01)
 
Subsystem: Compro Technology, Inc. Videomate DVB-T200 [185b:c901]
 
Control: I/O- Mem+ BusMaster+ SpecCycle- MemWINV- VGASnoop- ParErr- Stepping- SERR- FastB2B-
 
Status: Cap+ 66MHz- UDF- FastB2B+ ParErr- DEVSEL=medium >TAbort- <TAbort- <MAbort- >SERR- <PERR-
 
Latency: 84 (21000ns min, 8000ns max)
 
Interrupt: pin A routed to IRQ 20
 
Region 0: Memory at fdcfe000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=1K]
 
Capabilities: [40] Power Management version 1
 
Flags: PMEClk- DSI- D1+ D2+ AuxCurrent=0mA PME(D0-,D1-,D2-,D3hot-,D3cold-)
 
Status: D0 PME-Enable- DSel=0 DScale=1 PME-
 
  
==Making it Work==
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===Kernel Dumps===
''Is it supported under Linux?  Are there experimental drivers? Does it partially work or identify as another card? (if yes, add this information below)''
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Output of <code>lsusb -v</code>:
 
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<pre>
===Firmware===
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Bus 002 Device 003: ID 6000:0001  
''Is there any firmware specific information for this device? if so, list it here. If your device doesn't require a firmware, simply mention that this is the case.''
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Device Descriptor:
 
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  bLength                18
===Drivers===
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  bDescriptorType        1
''Provide the details of where the drivers and patches and necessary tools are available.''
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  bcdUSB              2.00
 
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   bDeviceClass            0 (Defined at Interface level)
===Sample Kernel Output===
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   bDeviceSubClass        0  
''Provide the '''relevant''' portion of dmesg here.  For example:''<br>
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   bDeviceProtocol        0  
  # dmesg
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   bMaxPacketSize0        64
[  45.569669] saa7130/34: v4l2 driver version 0.2.14 loaded
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  idVendor          0x6000
[   45.569739] saa7130[0]: found at 0000:04:03.0, rev: 1, irq: 20, latency: 84, mmio: 0xfdcfe000
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  idProduct          0x0001
[   45.569745] saa7130[0]: subsystem: 185b:c901, board: Compro Videomate DVB-T200 [card=71,autodetected]
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  bcdDevice            0.01
[   45.569753] saa7130[0]: board init: gpio is 843f00
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  iManufacturer          16 Trident
[   45.569809] input: saa7134 IR (Compro Videomate DV as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1e.0/0000:04:03.0/input/input7
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  iProduct              32 TVBOX
[  45.755429] saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 00: 5b 18 01 c9 54 20 1c 00 43 43 a9 1c 55 d2 b2 92
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  iSerial                64 2004090820040908
[  45.755437] saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 10: 00 ff 86 0f ff 20 ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
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  bNumConfigurations      1
[  45.755443] saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 20: 01 40 01 03 03 ff 03 01 08 ff 00 88 ff ff ff ff
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  Configuration Descriptor:
  [  45.755449] saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 30: ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
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    bLength                9
  [  45.755454] saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 40: ff d5 00 c4 86 1e ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
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    bDescriptorType        2
[  45.755460] saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 50: ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff cb
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    wTotalLength          78
  [  45.755466] saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 60: 30 ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
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    bNumInterfaces          1
  [  45.755471] saa7130[0]: i2c eeprom 70: ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
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    bConfigurationValue    1
[  45.755478] saa7130[0]: Unexpected tuner type info: d5 in eeprom
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    iConfiguration        48 2.0
  [  45.755532] saa7130[0]: registered device video0 [v4l2]
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    bmAttributes        0x80
  [  45.755550] saa7130[0]: registered device vbi0
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      (Bus Powered)
[   45.873425] saa7134 ALSA driver for DMA sound loaded
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    MaxPower              500mA
[   45.873448] saa7130[0]/alsa: saa7130[0] at 0xfdcfe000 irq 20 registered as card -2
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    Interface Descriptor:
[   45.943354] saa7130[0]/dvb: frontend initialization failed
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      bLength                9
 
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      bDescriptorType        4
===Remote Control Support===
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      bInterfaceNumber        0
''Discuss support for the remote control here.''
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      bAlternateSetting      0
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      bNumEndpoints          2
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      bInterfaceClass      255 Vendor Specific Class
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      bInterfaceSubClass      0  
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      bInterfaceProtocol    255
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      iInterface              0  
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      Endpoint Descriptor:
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        bLength                7
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        bDescriptorType        5
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        bEndpointAddress    0x81 EP 1 IN
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        bmAttributes            1
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          Transfer Type            Isochronous
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          Synch Type              None
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          Usage Type              Data
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        wMaxPacketSize    0x0000  1x 0 bytes
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        bInterval              1
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      Endpoint Descriptor:
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        bLength                7
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        bDescriptorType        5
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        bEndpointAddress    0x82 EP 2 IN
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        bmAttributes            2
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          Transfer Type            Bulk
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          Synch Type              None
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          Usage Type              Data
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        wMaxPacketSize    0x0200  1x 512 bytes
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        bInterval              0
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    Interface Descriptor:
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      bLength                9
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      bDescriptorType        4
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      bInterfaceNumber        0
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      bAlternateSetting      1
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      bNumEndpoints          2
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      bInterfaceClass      255 Vendor Specific Class
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      bInterfaceSubClass      0
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      bInterfaceProtocol    255
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      iInterface              0
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      Endpoint Descriptor:
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        bLength                7
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        bDescriptorType        5
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        bEndpointAddress    0x81 EP 1 IN
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        bmAttributes            1
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          Transfer Type            Isochronous
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          Synch Type              None
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          Usage Type              Data
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        wMaxPacketSize    0x1400  3x 1024 bytes
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        bInterval              1
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      Endpoint Descriptor:
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        bLength                7
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        bDescriptorType        5
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        bEndpointAddress    0x82 EP 2 IN
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        bmAttributes            2
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          Transfer Type            Bulk
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          Synch Type              None
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          Usage Type              Data
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        wMaxPacketSize    0x0200  1x 512 bytes
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        bInterval              0
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    Interface Descriptor:
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      bLength                9
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      bDescriptorType        4
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      bInterfaceNumber        0
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      bAlternateSetting      2
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      bNumEndpoints          2
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      bInterfaceClass      255 Vendor Specific Class
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      bInterfaceSubClass      0
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      bInterfaceProtocol    255
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      iInterface              0
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      Endpoint Descriptor:
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        bLength                7
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        bDescriptorType        5
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        bEndpointAddress    0x81 EP 1 IN
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        bmAttributes            1
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          Transfer Type            Isochronous
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          Synch Type              None
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          Usage Type              Data
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        wMaxPacketSize    0x1400  3x 1024 bytes
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        bInterval              1
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      Endpoint Descriptor:
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        bLength                7
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        bDescriptorType        5
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        bEndpointAddress    0x82 EP 2 IN
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        bmAttributes            2
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          Transfer Type            Bulk
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          Synch Type              None
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          Usage Type              Data
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        wMaxPacketSize    0x0200  1x 512 bytes
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        bInterval              0
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Device Qualifier (for other device speed):
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   bLength                10
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   bDescriptorType        6
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  bcdUSB              2.00
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  bDeviceClass            0 (Defined at Interface level)
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   bDeviceSubClass        0  
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  bDeviceProtocol        0
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  bMaxPacketSize0        64
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  bNumConfigurations      1
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Device Status:     0x0002
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  (Bus Powered)
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  Remote Wakeup Enabled
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==External Links==
 
==External Links==
''Provide a link to the vendor's product page here along with any other external link to information that is generally helpful in relation to the device. For example:''<br>
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* [http://www.geniatech.com/pa/satbox.asp Geniatech Product Page]
* [http://www.comprousa.com/en/product/t100t220/t220.html Compro T-220 product page]
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[[Category:DVB-S USB Devices]]
 
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''Finally, add anything else that you think might be relevant under an appropriate heading.''
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''Very last thing is add a catergory. (Remove the nowiki tags). For example''<br>
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<nowiki>[[Category:DVB-T PCI Devices]]</nowiki>
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Revision as of 02:09, 4 September 2011

Geniatech Satbox

A DVB-S USB 2.0 device from Geniatech.

It is currently unsupported by LinuxTV.

Overview/Features

The Geniatech Satbox is a DVB-S USB built-in Analogue CVBS A/V Capture device which ships with the following:-

* SatBox USB2.0 satellite TV box
* Built-in IR Receiver
* Built-in Analogue CVBS A/V Capture Feature
* USB 2.0 Cable
* Wall plug power supply (7.5V, 1.5A).
* Remote control handset
* Analogue CVBS video cable and Audio cable
* Software on CD ROM (incl. Manual in PDF Format)
* Quick Installation Guide


Components Used

Similar Device

  • Hauppauge WinTV-NOVA-S-USB2 [1] Except Analogue CVBS A/V Capture Feature


Kernel Dumps

Output of lsusb -v:

Bus 002 Device 003: ID 6000:0001  
Device Descriptor:
  bLength                18
  bDescriptorType         1
  bcdUSB               2.00
  bDeviceClass            0 (Defined at Interface level)
  bDeviceSubClass         0 
  bDeviceProtocol         0 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64
  idVendor           0x6000 
  idProduct          0x0001 
  bcdDevice            0.01
  iManufacturer          16 Trident
  iProduct               32 TVBOX
  iSerial                64 2004090820040908
  bNumConfigurations      1
  Configuration Descriptor:
    bLength                 9
    bDescriptorType         2
    wTotalLength           78
    bNumInterfaces          1
    bConfigurationValue     1
    iConfiguration         48 2.0
    bmAttributes         0x80
      (Bus Powered)
    MaxPower              500mA
    Interface Descriptor:
      bLength                 9
      bDescriptorType         4
      bInterfaceNumber        0
      bAlternateSetting       0
      bNumEndpoints           2
      bInterfaceClass       255 Vendor Specific Class
      bInterfaceSubClass      0 
      bInterfaceProtocol    255 
      iInterface              0 
      Endpoint Descriptor:
        bLength                 7
        bDescriptorType         5
        bEndpointAddress     0x81  EP 1 IN
        bmAttributes            1
          Transfer Type            Isochronous
          Synch Type               None
          Usage Type               Data
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0000  1x 0 bytes
        bInterval               1
      Endpoint Descriptor:
        bLength                 7
        bDescriptorType         5
        bEndpointAddress     0x82  EP 2 IN
        bmAttributes            2
          Transfer Type            Bulk
          Synch Type               None
          Usage Type               Data
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes
        bInterval               0
    Interface Descriptor:
      bLength                 9
      bDescriptorType         4
      bInterfaceNumber        0
      bAlternateSetting       1
      bNumEndpoints           2
      bInterfaceClass       255 Vendor Specific Class
      bInterfaceSubClass      0 
      bInterfaceProtocol    255 
      iInterface              0 
      Endpoint Descriptor:
        bLength                 7
        bDescriptorType         5
        bEndpointAddress     0x81  EP 1 IN
        bmAttributes            1
          Transfer Type            Isochronous
          Synch Type               None
          Usage Type               Data
        wMaxPacketSize     0x1400  3x 1024 bytes
        bInterval               1
      Endpoint Descriptor:
        bLength                 7
        bDescriptorType         5
        bEndpointAddress     0x82  EP 2 IN
        bmAttributes            2
          Transfer Type            Bulk
          Synch Type               None
          Usage Type               Data
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes
        bInterval               0
    Interface Descriptor:
      bLength                 9
      bDescriptorType         4
      bInterfaceNumber        0
      bAlternateSetting       2
      bNumEndpoints           2
      bInterfaceClass       255 Vendor Specific Class
      bInterfaceSubClass      0 
      bInterfaceProtocol    255 
      iInterface              0 
      Endpoint Descriptor:
        bLength                 7
        bDescriptorType         5
        bEndpointAddress     0x81  EP 1 IN
        bmAttributes            1
          Transfer Type            Isochronous
          Synch Type               None
          Usage Type               Data
        wMaxPacketSize     0x1400  3x 1024 bytes
        bInterval               1
      Endpoint Descriptor:
        bLength                 7
        bDescriptorType         5
        bEndpointAddress     0x82  EP 2 IN
        bmAttributes            2
          Transfer Type            Bulk
          Synch Type               None
          Usage Type               Data
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes
        bInterval               0
Device Qualifier (for other device speed):
  bLength                10
  bDescriptorType         6
  bcdUSB               2.00
  bDeviceClass            0 (Defined at Interface level)
  bDeviceSubClass         0 
  bDeviceProtocol         0 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64
  bNumConfigurations      1
Device Status:     0x0002
  (Bus Powered)
  Remote Wakeup Enabled

External Links