SMK Electronics to Showcase New Set-top Remote Controls at the ABTA 2016 Expo & Conference

SMK’s Advanced PayTV Remotes Designed to Optimize Subscriber Engagement

São Paulo, Brazil – June 29th, 2016 --- SMK Electronics, U.S.A., a leading manufacturer of remote controls and consumer electronics components,announced today that it will showcase a new family of advanced PayTV remote controls at this week’s ABTA Expo & Conference (booth #59), to be held June 29th through July 1st at the Transamérica Expo Center in São Paulo, Brazil.

Advanced remote control solutions from SMK Electronics give PayTV operators a broad choice of wireless communication protocols--enabling the selection of a single remote to serve a multiple set-top box environment. Supporting the latest user interface (UI) options, case customization and the addition of regional and unique Audio and Video Device Libraries, SMK’s remote controls put subscribers in complete command of their entertainment services, while providing PayTV operators with solutions that, designed and manufactured locally, reduce logistics, call center, purchasing and engineering costs.

Providing intuitive control of advanced PayTV content, SMK’s remote controls are designed to optimize subscriber engagement and loyalty,” said Paul Evans, President SMK Electronics Corporation. “As PayTV operators compete to expand services throughout South America, success will depend in part upon the effectiveness of the end user’s interface to these services—the set-top box remote control. SMK’s advanced remote solutions not only give the subscriber intuitive control of PayTV content, they provide the operator with solutions that are customizable, robust and cost-effective.”


About SMK Electronics

SMK Electronics is the U.S. division of SMK Corporation, a world leader in the design, development and manufacture of OEM remote controls and electronic components. Through its local R&D and manufacturing facilities, in coordination with SMK’s R&D and manufacturing centers worldwide, SMK Electronics U.S.A. is uniquely positioned to supply the South American PayTV industry with advanced remote control solutions that support rich media, interactive content and advanced television features.  For more information, visit SMK Electronics.


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