SRT 8550

HD TV in best quality & access to media centres

This easy-to-use receiver is perfect for reception of Free-To-Air and evotv channels, many of them in breath-taking HD quality. SRT 8550 is equipped with HbbTV technology for additional interactive services and content such media centres, Catch-up TV and more!* You missed your favourite show live? No problem, with HbbTV you can access movies and series up to 7 days after they were broadcasted! Just push a button on the remote control to open the media centre of the current TV station. Recording and Timeshift functions are included. Discover the future of terrestrial television!

*The receiver must be connected to the Internet. Availability depends on the operator.

SRT 8550

Product overview

  • HDTV receiver for digital terrestrial television also in HD
  • Subtitles
  • Interactive TV experience with HbbTV
  • Access to media centres, news, weather and more
  • Cardless embedded CAS encrypted by Irdeto
  • Supports H.265 and Dolby® Digital Plus
  • Excellent audio and video quality
  • Electronic TV Programme Guide (EPG)
  • Quick and easy installation and user-friendly menu
  • USB: recording, Timeshift, playback of files

HDTV receiver for digital terrestrial television also in HD(1)
Interactive TV experience with HbbTV content from various popular TV channels(2)
Access to media centres, Catch-up TV, news, weather and more(2)
Embedded Cardless Conditional Access System for Irdeto encrypted channels
Supports H265 and Dolby® Digital Plus (3)
New tuner technology for excellent reception
Excellent audio and video quality
Display showing channel number in operating mode and time in standby
4 favourite lists for TV and radio programmes

Electronic Programme Guide (EPG) for on screen information of present/coming programme information for up to the following 7 days(4)

Automatic, network and manual channel scan options
Teletext, full multi-lingual DVB subtitling and audio track support(5)
USB port: recording, Timeshift, playback, receiver software updates via USB storage device (6)
Quick and easy installation and user-friendly menu
USB power control for power saving in standby mode
700 channels memory capacity
Fast channel zapping
10 event timers with 4 modes (once, daily, weekly, Monday to Friday)
High definition on screen display (OSD)
Booking and editing of timers directly in the EPG
Parental lock function for menu and rating control for channels
Multi-lingual On Screen Display (OSD)
Many channel handling options: lock, move, delete
Power on with last viewed channel
Digital sound through coaxial output (S/PDIF) by connecting to digital amplifier
User friendly remote control
Support of active antenna by 5 V output
(1) Depending on local signal conditions
(2) Availability depends on the broadcast and Internet access. HbbTV is short for Hybrid broadcast broadband TV.
(3) Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital and the double-D symbol are registered trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.
(4) Availability depending on broadcast/Teletext via TV remote is only available via SCART
(5) Availability depending on broadcaster
(6) STRONG cannot guarantee the playback of all files although extensions are listed, as it depends on file size, codec, bit rate and resolution
High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC / H.265)available
Conditional accessIrdeto
Internet connectionavailable
Channel memory capacity700
Favourite lists4
Electronic TV Programme Guide available
Booking of events via EPGavailable
Multi-lingual subtitling and audio track support available
Multi-lingual on-screen menuavailable
Parental controlavailable
Automatic, network and manual channel scan optionsavailable
USB power controlavailable
Support of active antenna by 5 V outputavailable
Automatic standby functionavailable
USB Software updateavailable
Aspect ratio4:3, 16:9, Pan & Scan, Letter Box, combined
Video resolution576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
Audio modeStereo, Mono L/R
Dolby available
Audio supportDolby Digital Plus*/AC3+/PCM MPEG MusiCam Layer II
Antenna power5 V
TUNER INavailable
Digital audio S/PDIFavailable
Audio RCA (L/R)available
Supply voltageAC 100 – 240 V ~ 50/60 Hz
Power consumption7 W (typ.), 18 W (max)
Power consumption in standbymax. 1 W
Size (W x D x H) in mm220 x 155 x 43
Net-weight in kg0.63
Remote controlavailable
Installation Instructionsavailable
Power adapteravailable

*Dolby and the double-D symbol are registered trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.

Subject to alterations. In consequence of continuous research and development technical specifications, design and appearance of products may change. Irdeto is a registered trademark of Irdeto Access B.V. HDMI, the HDMI logo and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other countries, Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby Audio, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. HbbTV and the logo are trademarks of the HbbTV Association. All product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.