GMA Network will release their own Digital TV Receiver named GMA AFFORDABOX. Is it affordable to buy?
The GMA Affordabox is very similar to ABS-CBN’s TVplus, but more information about this GMA Affordabox is capable of receiving digital signals and has to be connected on your existing television so you more browse channels. GMA will also release more GMA Channels including GMA (as the main channel), GMA News TV, and Heart of Asia Channel, their new channel for Asian Dramas as a separate channel. It has also other free-to-air channels in digital broadcast.
Aside from the digital TV receiver, GMA Affordabox also works as a multimedia player, personal video recorder, it has also info display enabled for programming schedules of GMA, and it supports the nationwide emergency warning broadcast system with functional auto-on alert feature.
The price is not yet revealed but we expect it to be under PHP 1,000 and good thing is it doesn’t include monthly fees. This GMA Affordabox will be available soon on the market.
GMA will also release their DTV dongle and it is similar to ABS-CBN TVplus Go? We will find out more soon.