TBS 5580

The TBS-5580 is a multi-tuner USB receiving box with CI (NO CI+)  for encrypted television (pay-TV) by means of the CA module (CA module not included), suitable for the reception of digital television to all HD resolutions. It combines three types  of reception in one device, whether satellite (DVB-S, DVB-S2X and DVB-S2), cable (DVB-C and DVB-C2) and terrestrial (DVB-T and DVB-T2), J83/B or ISDB-T reception.  It is an external receiver box and is suitable as a supplement device to your laptop, PC or small media center PC. It is ideal to watch or record in best quality. Drivers for all 32- and 64-bit operating systems are included: Win XP, Vista, Win 7/8/10 and Linux. The Box is supported by various programs like DVB-Viewer, the supplied TBS-Viewer, or ProgDVB, DreamDVB, etc. This USB-Tuner TV Box is suitable for the reception of  digital TV in all HD receptions. You can record or watch one channel. You can easily record live TV immediately or time-controlled on your data carrier by only one click. This box is ideal for Media Center and PC systems and fits everywhere. In addition to the excellent facilities and the modern Interface, is also provided with low power consumption and thus a low waste heat, for silent operation.

Product Features

  • Digital Satellite TV reception card with one Tuner for TV and radio reception, with a Common-Interface (CI)
  • Common-Interface (CI) for CA-Modules for reception of Pay-TV
  • Supports DVB-S / S2 / S2X, DVB-C / C2, DVB-T / T2 / ISDB-T
  • USB-Box
  • All resolutions and codecs (e.g.: 1080p, FullHD, 4K, MPEG, H.264, HEVC and many more) are supported, but also depending on your PC-hardware/software
  • Plug & Play Installation
  • Manual and scheduled recording of Digital-TV / Radio
  • Teletext
  • TimeShift function to Pause Live TV
  • Electronic Program Guide (EPG)
  • DiSEqC 2.0, USALS, Unicable compatible
  • Full support for 32-Bit and 64-Bit operating systems
  • Software application with multiple functionalities for TV reception


  • DVB-S2/S/S2X:
    Symbolrate: 1 bis 45 Msps
    QPSK: 1/2, 3/5, 2/3, 3/4, 4/5, 5/6, 8/9, 9/10
    8PSK: 3/5, 2/3, 3/4, 5/6, 8/9, 9/10
    16APSK: 2/3, 3/4, 4/5, 5/6, 8/9, 9/10
    32APSK: 3/4, 4/5, 5/6, 8/9, 9/1016
    QPSK: 13/45, 9/20, 11/20
    2_4_2_APSK: 100/180, 104/180
    8PSK: 23/36, 25/36, 13/18
    8_8_APSK: 90/180, 96/180, 100/180, 18/30, 20/30
    16APSK: 26/45, 3/5, 28/45, 23/36, 25/36, 13/18, 140/180, 154/180
    4_12_16rb APSK: 2/3
    4_8_4_16_APSK: 128/180, 132/180, 140/180
  • DVB-T2/T und T2-Lite:
    Receiving channels: VHF Band, UHF Band
    Bandwidth: 1.7, 5, 6, 7, 8 MHz
    FEC: QPSK, 16QAM, 64QAM, 256QAM
    FFT-Mode: 1K, 2K, 4K, 8K, 16K, 32K
    Code-Rate: 1/2, 2/3, 3/4, 5/6, 7/8
  • DVB-C & ITU J83 Annex B:
    QAM demodulator
    FEC decoder
    1 bis 7.2 MSymbole/s
  • DVB-C2:
    Bandwidth: 6, 7, 8 MHz
    FEC (LDPC/BCH) decoder
    COFDM demodulator: 16QAM bis 4096QAM
  • ISDB-T:
    COFDM demodulator and FEC decoding
    Supports 3 layers decoding
    TMCC decoding
    Supports differential demodulation
    AC1 and AC2 decoding

Connections and other details

  • A Satellite TV antenna input and input for cable- terrestrial receiving
  • Common-Interface (CI)
  • Max. dimensions of the Box (W x D x H in cm): 10.3 x 8.8 x 2.2
  • Weight: 0.16 kg

Minimal System Requirements

  • Operating system (32-Bit and 64-Bit): Windows® XP, Vista®, Windows7®, Windows 8.x, Windows10, Linux
  • CPU for SDTV: min. Pentium3, 1 GHz or similar  AMD Athlon
  • CPU for HDTV: min. Pentium3, 3 GHz or similar AMD Athlon (Dual Core recommended) or alternatively video decoding with graphic chip
  • Recommended 1GB of RAM
  • Hard disk with min. 1GB free capacity
  • Graphics card with min. 64MB memory
  • Sound card with DirectX® 9-Support or higher
  • Free USB 2.0 or 3.0 slot
  • Capable for digital satellite receiver

Package Contains

  • 1 x TBS-5580
  • 1 x External Power Supply
  • 1 x USB cable
  • 1 x F-Adapter
  • 1 x Drivers, Quick Insallation Guide and Software as download


Download & Service

Windows 7/8/10 TBS 5580 v1.0.0.4 Beta

Windows TBS 5580 v1.0.0.3 (Older Windows versions)

Windows 10 TBS 5580 v1.0.0.3 (Windows 10)

Linux drivers (Link to GitHub)

TBS 5580 ChangeMode-Tool v1.0.0.1