RDK-V (Reference Design Kit for video) is an open-source software platform for set-top boxes, smart media devices, and video services.
Humax offers a complete RDK solution for its pay TV service providers.

What is RDK?

Reference Design Kit is a fully modular, portable, and customizable open source software solution that standardizes core functions used in video, broadband, and IoT devices.
It enables operators to manage devices and easily customize their UI’s and apps and provides analytics to improve the customer experience and drive business results. >> Learn More

RDK Video Accelerator

RDK Video Accelerator is a reference set-top box or smart media device that comes pre-integrated with the latest RDK software, RDK application framework, and the Metrological App Store enabling access to 300+ apps including all major Premium Streaming Apps. The RDK Video Accelerator is offered in collaboration with OEM and RDK Management. Humax delivers state-of-the-art devices that fully comply with the RDK-V standards for operators worldwide.

The Features of RDK Video Accelerator

  • RDK4.0 with cloud architecture
  • App store with 300+ apps
  • Pre-integrated premium apps such as Netflix, YouTube, and Amazon prime video
  • Reference UI
  • Cloud-based update

The Benefits of RDK Video Accelerator

  • Plug and play STB and middleware
  • Open source license free middleware stack
  • Cloud-based backend handling the life-cycle and app store
  • Operator in full control, no vendor lock-in
  • Up and running in 3 months
  • Revenue sharing on apps
  • Proven and trusted industry partner

Our Products for RDK-V


  • 4K Premium IP client STB
  • High CPU Performance (24,000 DMIPS) for home video entertainment
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ax 2x2 Integrated for best optimized wireless streaming service
  • Vast connectivity
    – Wireless: Wi-Fi (11ax 2 x 2), Bluetooth 5.0
    – Wired: 1 Gbps LAN
    – Data: USB 2.0
    – A/V Multimedia: HDMI-out (2.1), Optical-out (SPDIF)
  • Video Streaming: 4K UHD (HDR, HEVC, AV1)
  • RDK Ready
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 137 x 137 x 25 mm
  • Sample Ready in Q2 2020 with RDK-V

Premium Soundbox

  • Premium soundbox optimally designed for TV entertainment
  • High CPU Performance (24,000 DMIPS) for home video entertainment
  • Video Streaming: 4K UHD (AV1 / Vulkan / HDR 10 / HDR 10+ / Dolby Vision / MS12 V2.3)
  • RDK Ready
  • Dolby Atmos, SPACE ® Rendering for universal surround technology
  • Automatic signature sound on special contents
  • Far-field voice recognition (built-in mic)
  • Vast connectivity
  • – Wireless: Wi-Fi (11ax 2x2), Bluetooth 5.0
    – Wired: 1 Gbps LAN
    – Data: USB 2.0
    – A/V Multimedia: HDMI-in (2.1) HDMI-out (2.1, ARC), Optical-in

  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 410 X 110 X 90 mm

Why Humax?

Humax has a long history in the set-top box (STB) industry. We have developed an array of platforms and applied them to our products that meet operators’ strict requirements. As an RDK ASP (Advanced Support Programme) member, we are developing products that comply with the RDK-V standards based on our years of accumulated experience.
An early RDK licensee, Humax has been introducing innovative products on the global stage and engaging with multi-national customers since 2011.

Our RDK-V Products in the Media

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