Technisat Technistar S6 HD+ including HD+ Smartcard

Technisat Technistar S6 HD+ including HD+ Smartcard


High Quality CI+ Receiver

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The TechniStar S6 HD+ from high quality German manufacturer Technisat is a single tuner HDTV digital satellite receiver with host of first-class features and functions and integrated decoding system for German pay-tv service HD+ along with 6 Month HD+ smartcard.

This is the German Edition with 6 Month HD+ Smartcard. 

To receive Pay-TV channels the TechniStar S6 HD+ has an integrated CI/CI+ Ready Common Interface slot. This CI+ interface permits the use of additional decoding systems from other Pay-TV operators.

Key Features:

  • Easy AutoInstall setup
  • Common Interface CI/CI+ Ready
  • Includes 6 Month HD+ Smartcard
  • Smartcard Reader (Nagravision HD+)
  • 12 Volt – Suitable for both home and camping use
  • DVR Ready (external USB)
  • Timeshift Record
  • Recording Edit Function
  • Technimatic – Free Auto-Update software service
  • EPG

The TechniStar S6 HD+ is also equipped with a whole host of advanced features, is DVR Ready and supports Technisat’s TechniFamily functions. The DVRready function facilitates the recording of broadcasts onto an external storage medium such as a USB hard drive. The TechniFamily feature can be used to set up various different user accounts on the receiver. This can be used, for example, to enable parents to stipulate how long their children can watch television during the day and which channels they can watch.


HD+ German TV Package for 6 Months Enjoy not only 40 free-to-air German HD and SD TV channels via satellite but also a further 23 encrypted stunning German HD TV channels such as RTL HD, Sat 1 HD, ProSieben HD, VOX HD and many more with the included HD+ 6 month viewing card.



Easy Auto-Install Using your Technisat box for the first time requires a number of important settings storing specific to your location. Clear on-screen instructions from the Technisat easy installation wizard will guide you through an easy-to-understand set up procedure. You will be up and running in no time.


isipro The free TechniSat channel list manager does away with tedious manual channel scanning. When channels change frequency or switch on/off, this free service provides an automatic way of updating the list of channels available. This process runs if you have agreed to updating. Customised lists are retained and amended where necessary.


Pay-TV Ready The Technistar S6 enables you to receive encrypted content from a subscription based Pay TV provider.


Common Interface CI+ This (common) interface is used in combination with a CI or CI+ module and corresponding SmartCard to enable access to encrypted programming such as Pay TV or Pay Radio. CI+ 1.3 compatible.


DVR ready Easily record your favourite films or music on an external USB storage medium. Use this option to archive data without loss or to play it back using the Timeshift function.


UPnP The S6 can be easily integrated into the home network system via its integrated Ethernet port enabling various multimedia devices such as PC, Smart TV and mobile devices to interconnected by UPnP/DLNA for remote recording and viewing of programmes.


Perfect Recording Offers detection of broadcast time postponement in DVR mode. EPG permitting.


Editing Function Recorded programmes can be edited later via handy cutting and editing tools (e.g. to remove advertising slots).


TechniMatic This free updating service from TechniSat keeps the software on your device up to date. As soon as enhancements or improvements to the operating software are available, the set carries out an automatic software update at the appropriate time (adjustable in the menu on the TV). This ensures a high level of future-security and a wider and improved range of functions.


Camping The Technistar S6 can be operated using both normal 110/230V mains and a 12V power supply, e.g. for a vehicle. Hence it is suitable for both home and mobile use.

English Quickstart User Manual here

Technical Specification:

Tuner type Digital Satellite
DVB-S tuner 1
Reception on HD-TV, SD-TV, DVB radio
Demultiplexing according ISO 13818-1
Reception range 950 … 2150 MHz
Viterbi rates 1/2, 2/3, 3/4, 5/6, 7/8
DVB-S 2 … 45 Mbaud
FEC Viterbi and Reed-Solomon
HDMI (out) 1
USB 1 (USB 2.0)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) 1 (CI/CI+)
Smartcard reader 1
Digital electric audio output 1
Audio/video output analog (3.5mm jack) 1
Ethernet 10/100 (RJ-45) 1
F socket 1
Video decoder MPEG-2 MP@HL/ML, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Audio decoder MPEG-1 & MPEG-2 Layer I, II, III
Decryption system  
Nagravision/Conax Smartcard reader
CI+ Yes (v1.3)
Type 7 segment, 4 digits, white
Ambient temperature 5 … 35 °C
Humidity 10 … 75 %
Storage temperature -20 … 60 °C
Hotel mode  
Protected access to hotel mode Yes
Customisable start screen Yes
Lockable volume Yes
Menu locking Yes
Control panel lock Yes
Integrated LED clock Yes
Selectable start source Yes
Selectable start channel Yes
Vertical power supply 14 V
Horizontal power supply 18 V
LNB modulation 22 kHz
LNB power supply 400 mA
DiSEqC 1.0 / 1.2
Single Cable Solution (SCR) SCR1 = EN50494, SCR2 = EN50607
Media Player Yes
DVR function Yes
DVR storage medium via USB
Timeshift Yes
Recording edit function Yes
Recording folder management Yes
Other features  
Total programme memory 9999
Regional channel selection Yes
Sleep timer Yes
Clock Yes
Teletext Yes
Page memory 1000
Teletext subtitle Yes
Internet radio Yes
OSD languages Danish, German, English, French
  Greek, Italian, Dutch, Norwegian
  Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish
  Spanish, Czech, Turkish, Hungarian
Picture functions  
Freeze frame Yes
Formats 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
Power consumption  
In operation 4.8 W without LNB
Standby < 0.3 W
Power supply  
Nominal voltage 100 ~ 240 V
Frequency 50 Hz
Mains adapter external DC 12V/2A
Supported formats & codecs  
Audio-Formats MP3, WAV, AAC, FLAC, MP2, OGG
Picture-Formats JPEG, BMP, GIF, PNG, TIFF
Video-Codecs MPEG-4, MPEG-2, H.264
Video-Formats MP4, M4V, MKV, MOV, MPG, TS, TS4
  Xvid, M2TS, AVI, ASF
TechniSat CONNECT  
Control Yes
Device 22.00 x 4.50 x 17.70 cm
Colour Black
Scope of delivery  
Technistar S6 HD+ set top box  
HD+ 6 month smartcard  
Technicontrol remote control  
Power supply / HDMI lead  
User guide  
2 x AAA battery  

* Two Year Warranty: Second year requires registration with Technisat