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ESCORT MobileTV

ESCORT MobileTV

Watch live TV on your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch with ESCORT MobileTV. Use the latest technology to watch over-the-air digital TV from the back seat, at the tailgate party or on-the-go.

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Features
  • Miniature digital TV receiver
  • Built-in rechargeable battery
  • Special airwaves reserved for TV do not tap your data plan
  • No 3G/4G, Wi-Fi or data plan required Works with free iDTV USA app (available from the Apple App Store)
  • Access major network TV with Dyle™ mobile TV coverage - no subscription fee through 2013

What's in The Box ESCORT
  • MobileTV Receiver
  • Antenna
  • USB Charging Cable (Standard to Micro)
  • Quick Reference Guide

System Requirements
  • ESCORT MobileTV receiver and iDTV USA app (free download)
  • iPhone 4S: iOS 5.1 or later
  • iPod touch 4th / iPhone4 / iPad2 / iPad1: iOS 4.3.3 or later
  • iPad (3rd generation): iOS 5.1 or later
  • iPod touch (5th generation), iPhone 5, iPad (4th generation) and iPad mini require optional Lighting to 30-pin adapter (sold separately)
  • Dyle™ mobile TV coverage (check www.dyle.tv/coverage-map for availability in your area)

Set Up
The ESCORT MobileTV receiver requires an initial charge for it to work correctly. To charge the device, simply connect the small end of the USB charging cable (included) to the ESCORT MobileTV receiver and plug the other end into a standard USB jack on a computer or other charging device. Please allow it to charge for approximately 3-5 hours on this initial charge. The red charging light will turn green when fully charged.

Battery Charging
For maximum viewing time, recharge the battery before each use, until the charging light turns green. While viewing Live TV, you can go to the Settings menu to check battery % charge remaining, or simply tap the screen while viewing to bring up a charge level indicator. Note - The ESCORT MobileTV is not designed for passthrough charging.

Coverage
Dyle™ mobile TV is a service that gives Escort MobileTV customers the ability to watch live, local broadcast television in select U.S. metropolitan areas. Dyle™ mobile TV is only available in those select metropolitan areas, and not all channels are available in all cities. See reception map at www.dyle.tv/coverage-map to see if signals are available in your area. Dyle™ mobile TV service is currently available in the following markets: Atlanta, GA | Austin, TX | Birmingham, AL | Boston, MA | Charlotte, NC | Chicago, IL | Cincinnati, OH | Cleveland, OH | Columbus, OH | Dallas, TX | Dayton, OH | Denver, CO | Detroit, MI | Greenville, SC | Houston, TX | Kansas City, MO | Knoxville, TN | Las Vegas, NV | Los Angeles, CA | Miami, FL | Minneapolis, MN | Montgomery, AL | New York, NY | Orlando, FL | Philadelphia, PA | Phoenix, AZ | Portland, OR | Raleigh, NC | San Francisco, CA | Seattle, WA | St. Louis, MO | Tampa, FL | Tulsa, OK | Washington, DC | West Palm Beach, FL Coverage may vary across participating markets and by zip code within a market. More stations and markets will continue to be added. For up-to-date information on what signals may be available in your area, please check the Dyle™ interactive coverage map at www.dyle.tv/coverage-map If you are in a region that does not broadcast this type of digital programming, the ESCORT MobileTV will not scan or receive any signals since they are not present. Several variables can affect signal strength - including your proximity to the TV broadcast transmitting antenna, geographic terrain, and whether you are inside or outside. For details and more information, refer to FAQ at http://www.dyle.tv/faqs

Software
ESCORT MobileTV utilizes the "iDTV USA" app from the Apple App Store. To get started, simply search for this app and install it on your device. Once installed, the iDTV application will communicate with your ESCORT MobileTV device.

Watch Live Digital TV Broadcasts
Once you've downloaded the app and installed it, plug the ESCORT MobileTV receiver into your device and launch the app. NOTE: If you launch the app without plugging the ESCORT MobileTV receiver into the device, you will get a brief error message letting you know the device is not connected.

Operating the ESCORT MobileTV

Automatic Channel Scanning
ESCORT MobileTV will automatically select the location you are in through the location services feature on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. If the location services feature is disabled on your device, you can still manually select your location before performing an automatic scan. Go to the "Settings>Scan Channels" to select your metropolitan area, and start the scan. Once the scanning is done, there will be a Channel List generated which can be found on Live TV.

Locations and Channel List
You can create auto-scan locations if you travel to other regional areas where Dyle™ broadcast is available. Simply go to the "Settings>Sort Channels" page to manually sort your channel list. You can arrange your favorite channels so that they are close to one another for easier channel switching.

Pause Resume
You can select Pause and Resume for up to ten minutes during Live TV.

Battery Switching
While viewing Live TV on an iPad you can extend viewing time by selecting which battery (device or iPad) powers the MobileTV device. Go to "Settings>Battery" to select your preference.

Enjoy Your Program
It's that easy using ESCORT MobileTV.

Warranty and Service
  • One year limited warranty from date of purchase
  • See details at www.escortinc.com, or contact Escort at 1-800-543-1608
iPhone is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. "Made for iPhone," "Made for iPad," and "Made for iPod touch" mean that an electronic accessory has been designed to connect specifically to iPhone and has been certified by the developer to meet Apple performance standards. Apple is not responsible for the operation of this device or its compliance with safety and regulatory standards. Please note that the use of this accessory with iPhone may affect wireless performance. iPhone and iPod are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Dyle™, the Dyle logo, dyle.tv are trademarks of and copyright of Mobile Content Venture LLC. ©2012 ESCORT Inc. Escort® and Escort MobileTV™ are trademarks of ESCORT Inc. Features, specifications and prices subject to change without notice. Made in Taiwan.

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  • Dimensions: 1.3 x 1.6 x 0.5 in.
  • Weight: 0.65 oz.
  • TV Standard: ATSC-M/H
  • Exterior finish - Soft-touch, black paint
  • LED Indicator: Red = charging; Green = fully charged
  • Antenna input: MCX
  • Telescoping antenna - extended length: 6 in.
  • Charging connector: Micro-USB

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