RDK-V software platform

RDK-V (Reference Design Kit for video) is an open-source software platform for set-top boxes, smart media devices and video services.
Humax is ready to provide the complete RDK solutions for 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 has opened a program in which RDK-V will be deployed.

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

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 share on apps
  • Proven and trusted industry partners

Our Products for RDK-V


  • 4K Premium IP client STB
  • High CPU Performance (24,000 DMIPS) for Home Video Entertainment
  • WiFi 802.11ax 2x2 Integrated for Best Optimized Wireless Streaming Service
  • Vast connectivity
    – Wireless: Wi-Fi (11ax 2x2), Bluetooth 5.0
    – Wired: 1Gbps LAN
    – Data: USB2.0
    – A/V Multimedia: HDMI-out (2.1), Optical-out (SPDIF)
  • Video Streaming: 4K UHD (HDR, HEVC, AV1)
  • RDK Ready
  • Dimension(WxDxH): 137x137x25(mm)
  • Sample Ready in Q2 2020 with RDK-V

4K Soundbox

  • Premium Audio architecture optimally designed for TV Entertainment Loud enough – 93dB Frequency range: 35Hz – 20kHz
  • Far-field voice recognition
  • Vast connectivity – Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, HDMI-in, HDMI-out, USB, Optical-in
  • Wi-Fi music streaming
  • Video streaming: 4K UHD (HDR, HEVC) streaming/ RDK
  • RDK Ready
  • Dimension(WxDxH) : 410 X 110 X 90(mm)
  • Sample Ready in Q2 2020 with RDK-V

Why Humax?

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

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