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Buy Blackbox today and you get the Blackbox 3 upgrade for free! Look forward to a completely new interface, full iOS 8 Support and more. Coming soon!
Enjoy live TV directly on your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch from your Dreambox, Vu+, Xtrend, Coolstream, TVHeadend or any other compatible device.
!! Please note that this app works as a streaming client only and cannot run without a compatible set-top-box. Read the system requirements carefully before buying or contact the support if you are unsure !!
Blackbox streams video right away from your set-top-box in best quality.
Play your favorite recorded shows and movies directly from your iOS device and manage timers.
Not sure what to watch? Just switch the channel with a swipe of your finger our use the innovative 3D channel navigator.
Blackbox supports transcoding of live TV. Use your Vu+ Solo2, Vu+ Duo2, Xtrend ET10000 or computer. With transcoding Blackbox can be used worldwide via port forwarding. (Possible functional limitations, additional hardware and some expertise may required)
Watch With Your Setup!
Blackbox supports a wide range of set-top-boxes from many manufacturers including Dream Multimedia, Vu+, Xtrend and Coolstream. Check out the “Supported Set-Top-Boxes” section below.
- Watch live TV directly from your set-top-box
- Watch or download recordings directly from your set-top-box
- Hear radio directly from your set-top-box (Enigma only)
- Bouquets with EPG *improved*
- Multi EPG *new*
- 3D channel navigator *new*
- Timer management *new*
- Remote control Blackbox from another iPhone *new*
- EPG *improved*
- Search *new*
- Live TV transcoding via Vu+ Duo2/Solo2, Xtrend ET10000 or computer *new*
- Wake On LAN for transcoding server *new*
- Sleeptimer *new*
- Audio switching
- Subchannel switching *new*
- Subtitle support
- Twin-Tuner support
- OpenWebif & TVHeadend support *new*
- Lightning fast video engine *improved*
- AirPlay and TVOut support *new*
- Resume recordings at last position *new*
- Pixel perfect zoom *improved*
- Automatic aspect-ratio recognition *new*
- Fast and easy one step setup *improved*
- Protect channels, bouquets, movies, provider, settings and the app start with a 4 digit passcode *new*
- Install custom picons
- Background audio playback *new*
- Fast switching between multiple set-Top-boxes
- Landscape and portrait view
- iPhone rotation lock *new*
- Retina and iPhone 5 ready *new*
!! Some features are depending on your set-top-box. Please visit our website for more information !!
- iPhone 4s, iPhone 5 or better*
- Any iPad*
- iPod Touch with retina display or better
- iOS 6.0 or better (iOS 7 recommended)
- Fast connection between iOS device and set-top-box
- 802.11n WiFi-connection recommended
* iPhone 5S, iPad Air, iPad Mini (Retina) or better required for HD streaming without transcoding
- Dream Multimedia Dreambox with Enigma 1 OS (e.g. DM7000, DM7020, DM7025, DM600 and DM500)
- Dream Multimedia Dreambox with Enigma 2 OS (e.g. DM8000, DM7020HD, DM800HD, 800HDse, 500HD and DM7025)
- All Vu+ set-top-boxes
- All Xtrend set-top-boxes
- Coolstream set-top-boxes with Neutrino HD OS (e.g. Neo, Zee, Neo2)
- D-Box 2 with Neutrino OS (Nokia, Sagem and Phillips)
Other set-top-boxes running Enigma 2 OS may also work (e.g. Golden Interstar, XTrend, Topfield 7700, Ipbox and QBoxHD).
Depending on the set-top-box model you may need pro perform a software update first. You can find more information about how to do this in the instructions of your device.
Note that no support can be provided through reviews or comments. Please contact the support at www.rotapp.com instead. We are happy to help you!
Please don't forget to rate Blackbox on the App Store if you like the new update!
- Added support for new TVHeadend 3.9 API
- Added time based seeking for recordings (where available)
- Added jump 30 seconds forward/backward in recordings (where available)
- Added multi delete for timers
- Added multi delete for recordings
- Added multi download for recordings
- Added auto scroll to current channel in bouquet browser
- Added new video engine type Apple Media Player for transcoding
- Added transcode recordings with Vu+ transcoding
- Added option for alternate streaming URL for TVHeadend
- Added +15 minutes option to sleeptimer
- Fixed TVHeadend 3.8 program guide (press refresh button to clear cache)
- Default streaming port for TVHeadend is now by default equal to web interface port
- Improved TVHeadend support
- Updated video engine
- General bugfixes
Ratings and Reviews
Full screen issue
After the iOS11 update the screen rotation to full screen is not working properly instead rotating 90 degree it rotate 180 degree. Please fix it ASAP.
Hi technical team.
This app have problem with IOS 11 .
When I rotate display so picture can’t rotate . Please seeing this problem .
Fix iOS 11
Screen rotation doesn’t work properly after the update.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.