From Colin Mann in London
Humax has unveiled its Freeview HD set-top box, which is targeted for commercial release in the first quarter of 2010. The Humax HD-Fox T2 incorporates a DVB-T2 tuner, which will enable it to receive the recently launched Freeview HD offerings.
Available after launch will be a Home Networking Solution â€“ for content sharing through a home network – as well as single tuner PVR functionality via a USB. Humax Commercial Director Graham North described the box as “portal ready”. He anticipated the box retailing at around £170. Scheduled for launch in the second quarter of 2010 is a DVR Freeview HD box “in time for the World Cup” noted North.