GMA unveils Android digital media set-top box and DTV prototype

GMA New Media Inc. (NMI), GMA Network’s technology arm recently unveiled their upcoming product which combines the features of a DTV and an Android-powered digital media set-top box.

The prototype was recently presented at the IMMAP Digiconn. The device can receive DTV transmissions especially from GMA-7 and GMA News TV, while at the same time can turn an ordinary TV into a Smart TV using the Android platform. According to GMA, the device can play on-demand content, run chat applications, and games such as Angry Birds.


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