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Metronic ECO Zapbox

Metronic ECO Zapbox
alaScore 75

185 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 185 reviews of Metronic ECO Zapbox. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Satellite Receivers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Satellite Receivers the Metronic ECO Zapbox is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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Expert review by: Grant Rennell (techradar.com)

Metronic Eco Zapbox 2 review

 

This budget Freeview reciever flaunts its Eco credentials

Looks good ; Good picture and sound ; Low-power mode

Auto retune a bit misleading ; Remote could be better ; No modulator

A good Freeview receiver that is easy to setup and fast in operation

Feb, 2010

Consumer review by: sophie1991 (comet.co.uk)

METRONIC ECO ZAPBOX

 

I bought this box a few months ago and it has worked fine since.. only problem I have with it now is a few weeks ago our remote broke for it.. but because there are buttons on the box for volume and turning channels over we didnt think it was such a...

Dec, 2011

Consumer review by: Anna (reevoo.com)

metronic Zapbox

 

simple to install. Excellent picture quality. Self explanatory user menus that navigate well.

Sometimes a bit confusing when changing channel as it occassionally flips from one channel reference point to another. E.g: Virgin 1 will sometimes show as channel 20 and other times as 800 something.

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: mickster1 (comet.co.uk)

Metronic Zapper

 

Being a University Student I did some research into set-top boxes, but nothings come close to this one. The Metronic 441802 is great product for a number of reasons; the price, it's functionality, the design and how easy it was to set-up. It literally...

ease of use

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: mickster1 (comet.co.uk)

Metronic Zapper

 

Being a University Student I did some research into set-top boxes, but nothings come close to this one. The Metronic 441802 is great product for a number of reasons; the price, it's functionality, the design and how easy it was to set-up. It literally...

ease of use

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: Barclay (reevoo.com)

metronic Zapbox

 

Can view programmes and not just the next one radio tv switch

no facility to alter colour/contrast

Aug, 2008

Product Specifications

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50
AC input voltage:230
Power consumption (standby):0.5 / 2.5
Power consumption (typical):6 / 8

File formats

Audio formats supported:MP1 / MP3
Image formats supported:JPG
Video compression format:MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4 / MPEG2
Video formats supported:MPEG2

Inputs

USB ports quantity:1

Networking

Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: No

Optical Drive

Optical drive included: No

Outputs

Digital audio optical out:1

Ports & interfaces

Connectivity Technology:Wired
S/PDIF out port: Yes
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Wireless technologies:Wired

Power

Power consumption (standby):2.5
Power consumption (typical):8

Radio

Supported bands: No
Supported radio bands:Not supported

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility: No
Color of product:Black
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
Handheld remote control: No
Number of tuners:1
Parental Control: Yes
Sleep Timer: Yes

Video

Analog signal format system:NTSC
Full HD: Yes
Signal source:Terrestrial
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 576i, 576p, 720p
Tuner Type:Digital