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Feature GroupFeature Category Sub-FeatureAccelerator
Support
RequirementRemarks
Playback RequirementsABR
HLSv4 ABR streams
HLS
Yes


YES


MPEG-DASH
(gstreamer plugin)Dolby ATMOSYes
YesHTML5-VIDEOYesMPEG-DASH MSEYesAudio Input Formats
MPEGYesMP3YesAACYesLPCMYesAC3YesAudio Output Formats
StereoYesDolby DigitalYes
YES
Audio CodecsMPEG 1/2/3/4YES
AACYESPrimeVideo, Cobalt and other premium app requirement
OPUSYESCobalt requirement
WAVYES
PCM & LPCMYES
VORBIS_OGGYES
EAC3YES
AC3YES
AC3 PlusYES
DTSYES
Audio Output Formats StereoYES
Dolby DigitalYES
Dolby ATMOSYES
Dolby Digital Plus
Yes
YES
Dolby MS12
Yes
YES
Video Codecs
MPEG2
H.263
Yes
YES
H.264
Yes
YES
VP9

H.265
Yes
YES
HEVCWifi
Persistent Wifi Enable/DisableYesDual band WifiYes

MPEG1/2
YesHDR (HEVC HLS)YesHDR 10 4KYesVideo Input FormatsMPEG2YesH.264yesVideo Output Resolutions
480iYes480pyes720pYes1080iyes1080pYesUltra HD/4KyesHDRYesDolby Vision Advanced HDR for VODyesDual Decode 2kp60 and 1kp60 content streamyesApp Framework
Firebolt ® SDKroadmapNative AppsYesHTML AppsYesBrowserWPEYesLogging
Log rolloverYesLog archiveYesHTTP Log uploadYesBluetoothAudio OutTBDBLEYesCode Download
XCONFroadmapWebPaYesHTTP/TFTPYes, httpInitialization & Resets
Remote RebootYesWarehouse ResetYesFactory ResetYesDiagnostics
HTML DiagYesFront Panel LEDYesMemory DiagYesPower
StandbyYesLight SleepYesDeep SleepYesDevice Management
WebPaYesXconfroadmapRFCroadmapsshnot in production box
YES
VP8YES
VP9YESCobalt & other premium app requirement
AV1YESCobalt requirement. AV1 is the successor to VP9
RealVideoOPTIONAL
AVSOPTIONAL
VP10YESCobalt requirement
DecodersHardware DecodersYESHardware decoders for decoding Audio and Video streams
Decoding Dual Video StreamsYESCobalt requirement
Stream Container Formats.m3u8YES
.mpdYES
.mp4YESCobalt requirement
.webmYESCobalt requirement
MPEG2-TSOPTIONAL
Player InstanceHTML-Video tagYESPlayback of IP Video from HTML apps using Video tag.
UVE player (Universal Video Engine )ROADMAPPlayer for playback of IP Video using AAMP Video Engine on RDKV Devices
Output Resolutions and Frame RatesVideo Output Resolutions & Display Features480iYES
480pYES
720pYES
1080iYES
1080pYES
4KYES
HDRYES
Dolby Vision Advanced HDR for VODYES
Frame RatesHigh Frame Rates(HFR): 50, 59.94, 60YESPrimeVideo & other premium app requirement 
Standard Frame Rates (SFR): 23.976, 24 , 25, 29,97, 30YESPrimeVideo & other premium app requirement 
Content ProtectionDRMClear KeyOPTIONAL
PlayReadyYES
WidewineYES
OpenCDM Interface (Content Decryption Module)YES
Content Encryption CNEC 1/2/3 for HEVC/H.265YESPrime Video requirements
Content Encryption CNEC 1 for AVC/H.264YESPrime Video requirements
HDMI Output ProtectionHDCP 1.4 and HDCP 2.2YESPrimeVideo & Cobalt requirement.
TEETrusted Execution EnvironmentYESPrimeVideo, Cobalt & other premium app requirement.
StorageSecure key storageYESRequirement for Premium apps
NetworkingWi-FiPersistent Wi-Fi Enable/DisableYES
Dual band Wi-FiYES
Connection to WPA2+AES, WPA+AES, WPA+TKIP/AES, WPA2+TKIP/AES,WEPYESWEP_64, WEP
YesConfigurable Wifi SettingsYesAudio Output portsHDMIYes
_128, WPA_PSK_TKIP, WPA_PSK_AES, WPA2_PSK_TKIP,
WPA2_PSK_AES, WPA_ENTERPRISE_TKIP, WPA_ENTERPRISE_AES,
WPA2_ENTERPRISE_TKIP, WPA2_ENTERPRISE_AES, WPA_WPA2_PSK,
WPA_WPA2_ENTERPRISE, WPA2_PSK_AES_PREAUTH, WPA2_PSK_TKIP_PREAUTH,
WPA2_PSK_AES_TKIP_PREAUTH ?
Configurable Wi-Fi SettingsYES
LAN IPAuto IP
YesDHCPYes
YES
DHCP YES
Bluetooth (Version 5)Audio OutROADMAP
Profile detailsROADMAP
Audio InputYES
Profiles needed for Voice input:
Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) support
Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) for voice control
YES
BLE & GATT ProtocolYES
UI Applications and RenderingApp SupportFirebolt SDKROADMAP
Native AppsYES
HTML AppsYES
Image format - Jpeg & PNG & SVG & WebPYESCobalt requires WebP
1080p GraphicsYES
OpenGL ES2.0YESCobalt & PrimeVideo requirement
WebRTCROADMAP
Video on TextureOPTIONAL
Lightning Applications YES
DAC (Downloadable App Container)ROADMAP
Expected memory usuage by Apps (RAM)ROADMAP
BrowserWPE 2.22 and higherYES
RenderingESSOS 1.0.1.21 & wayland (westeros or required compositor)YES
Premium AppsYouTube (Cobalt) - Version 21YESNote: Version of the premium application will keep getting updated.
Generic requirements for running premium apps on Video Accelerators are already captured in the other sections of this page. For detailed requirements please refer the requirement guidance provided by the respective premium applications.
Amazon Prime - Version AVPKv2YES
Other AppsAlexa VoiceOPTIONAL
ResidentAppYES
Device SecuritySecurityIntrusion detectionOPTIONAL
Linux Containers / DAC (Downloadable App Container)ROADMAP
HTTPS(SSL & TLS)YES
HTTPS PDRI (Primary Disaster Recovery Image)YES
HTTPS SDRI (Secondary Disaster Recovery Image)YES
Secure Boot YESOperator Specific
Audio & Video OutputsHDMIHDMI Out
Yes
YES
HDCP Compliance
Yes
(1.4 and 2.2)YESPremium Apps requirement
HDMI-CEC
roadmap
YESCobalt requirement
SPDIFSPDIF for Audio OutputOPTIONAL
Device Inputs and Front PanelRemoteIR RemoteYESOperator Specific
Bluetooth RemoteYES
USBUSB Port Detection & Control Ready
Remote
IR RemoteYesVoice RemoteYesPassing IR Key Mapping to the application eventsYesUpgrading RCU firmware through STBYesBluetooth RemoteYesVideo Output portsHDMIYesBootupBootup performanceYesBootup sequenceYesVoice GuidanceTBD, alexa, google voiceAdditional firmware changeRemote firmware upgradeYesEMMCPremum Apps
Youtube (Cobalt)YesAmazon PrimeroadmapAlexa VoiceYes, POCNetflixroadmapMisc
Video on DemandYesVideo over WifiYesMaintenance ModeParental ControlsYes, Operator specificMulticastroadmapTesting of HAL layer with TDKYesDisaster Recovery - USB Flash supportYes, SOC specific
OPTIONAL
Front PanelFront Panel DisplayOPTIONAL
Front Panel IndicatorsOPTIONAL
Voice Guidancewakeup on keywordYES
AlexaOPTIONAL
Audio chatOPTIONAL
Firmware UpgradesCode Download MethodsXCONFROADMAP
HTTP/HTTPSYES
Additional firmware changeRemote STB image upgrade (OTA)YES
Bluetooth remote firmwareYES
Device ManagementsLoggingLog rolloverYESLog rotation happens based on the LOG File size.
log archiving & HTTP Log uploadOPTIONAL
Dynamic logging supportYES
Device ManagementWebPaROADMAP
XconfROADMAP
RFCROADMAP
TelemetryROADMAP
tr181 and tr69YES
TelnetOPTIONAL
SSHYESOperator Specific for Production box
DiagnosticsHTML DiagYES
Front Panel LEDOPTIONAL
Memory DiagYESUsing Linux mem utils like "free" etc., 
Power Modes and ResetsInitialization & ResetsRemote RebootYES
Thermal Protection and ResetOPTIONAL
Warehouse /Factory ResetYES
PowerLight SleepYESLIGHT_SLEEP can be used to set a stand-by state from which the box can wakeup quickly
Deep SleepYESDEEP_SLEEP is used to set the device to lowest power state (Suspend to RAM). It takes longer to resume to from a deep sleep state
Wakeup ModesBluetooth Remote

YES
WakeOn LANYES
Front Panel KeyOPTIONAL
IR Remote OPTIONAL
MiscMiscCamera Video playbackOPTIONAL
AdvertisingOPTIONALOperator Specific. 
Media REC/Download storage - Local(eMMC, HDD, NAS etc.)/Cloud
Yes
OPTIONAL
Disaster Recovery YES
TSB for live IP playback (FOG support)OPTIONAL
DIAL protocol​ version 2.2.1YESCobalt requirement
spherical videos  for 360 video transformYESCobalt requirement
Video ResizingYESCobalt requirement
cobalt 21 and above for YouTube certificationYESCobalt requirement
USB Audio support in kernelOPTIONALAlexa voice requirement
Boot up time performance (40-60 Seconds bootup time at max)YES
Accessibility / RegulatoryAccessibility / RegulatoryIP EAS (Emergency Alert System)OPTIONALOperator Specific
Closed caption/Teletext (WebVTT/TTML)OPTIONALOperator Specific
Audio TracksSAP (Secondary Audio Programming)OPTIONALSound with video description for the vision impaired
DVS (Descriptive Video Information)OPTIONALAdditional narration which enables visually impaired persons to hear enriched verbal descriptions of the action being seen on the program