BTU is a terminating unit from the Access Network (TM Exchange) into a customer’s premise. This unit functions like a modem and translates the pulses of light that carry data over the fibre optic cables into electrical signals.
There are two types of BTU which will be used depending on customer premise. If a customer premise is a landed property, the FTTH BTU will be used and if a customer premise is a high rise building, the VDSL2 BTU will be used. A BTU’s back panel can support both internet and telephone services.
Here are two types of BTU which will be used depending on customer premise. If a customer premise is a landed property, the FTTH BTU will be used and if a customer premise is a high rise building, the VDSL2 BTU will be used. A BTU’s back panel can support both internet and telephone services.
A BTU has:
a) 2 x Phone (RJ11) output*
b) 4 x Internet (RJ45) output
* Only one phone will be given with the subscription of UniFi service
Equipment warranty : Lifetime
The VDSL2 BTU kit provided by TM includes:
Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT) Phone
DECT Phone is a portable fixed-line, in-house cordless phone set to deliver UniFi’s phone service. The DECT phone is a portable device can also store phone numbers and ring tones. The base of the phone can be used to locate the phone if it is misplaced.
Equipment warranty : 1 year
Price: RM 74.00 (effective 25th April 2012 onwards)
The DECT phone kit provided by TM includes:
The RG operates like a router which provides High Speed Internet access, IPTV and phone service. It also allows real – time online activities such as video streaming, online gaming and real – time audio. The RG can provide wireless connection with other 802.11n wireless devices.
Equipment warranty : 1 year
Price: RM 120.00 (effective 25th April 2012 onwards)
STB is a digital information electronic device provided to subscribers of the Residential package. It is a terminal that provides streaming services through a television. The STB runs on an embedded real-time operating system which allows remote configuration, remote monitoring and remote upgrade. HyppTV services works when a STB is connected to a HD TV. It is similar to cable TV except in this case, a broadband connection is used to deliver the services.
Features of the STB:
- Supports MPEG2, MPEG4, H.264 / ASVC and VC_1 (WMV9) in both standard and high definition televisions
- Allows users to experience interactive, flexible and individualised services
- It is not susceptible to weather interference
- Can be placed either horizontally or vertically
- Supports both HDMI and VGA output
- The remote control can be synchronised with a TV’s remote control
Equipment warranty : 1 year (only for STB)
Price: RM400.00 (effective 25th April 2012 onwards)
*HyppTV Remote Control is also sold separately at TMpoint at RM25 each.