- 500GB hard drive standard, also available in 1 & 2TB
- Available in new & refurbished condition
- DVR / PVR expander capable up to an additional 2TB
- 1 year warranty, including HDMI, power cable & new remote.
- Whole Home DVR, MR-DVR, Multiroom, MOCA capable
- Compatible with providers that use the DCX3400
- 2nd generation MPEG-4 DVR
- Delivers M-Card™ (Multi-stream CableCARD™) support for Conditional Access
- Features OpenCable Application Platform (OCAP ™) – capable
- Compatible with ARRIS DCT/DCH legacy software API set
- Provides digital video recorder (DVR) with dual 1 GHz digital video tuners
- Offers additional 1 GHz DOCSIS® tuner
Previous Generation model: DCX3400 (250-500GB)
Next Generation model: DCX3510-M (500GB)
The Motorola DCX3501-M includes the latest audio and video output, with support for full 1080p60 high definition output, HDMI™, award-winning Dolby® Digital Plus, and Dolby Volume intelligent multi-channel audio leveling. In addition to a full-featured front-panel display and touch-sensitive buttons, the DCX3501-M features an internal 500 GB hard drive in a new design that allows easy upgrade and replacement by the cable operator. DVR capacity can be expanded to 4TB using an external disk drive connected to the set top’s eSATA interface, or by replacing the internal hard drive The DCX3501-M set-top offers an integrated MoCA® home networking interface, which allows it to serve as a multimedia hub for sharing content with other compatible devices in the home, creating an IP home network. This feature provides consumers ultimate control and flexibility over their media choices, viewing interest, and entertainment lifestyles while providing access to their digital content in any room of their home, any time they want it.
Provider compatibility - Use of these units requires the co-operation of your provider. Providers in the USA are required to provide you an MCARD per the FCC
. There are no rules for acceptance of units in Canada or elsewhere. The following is a list of known providers these units work with.
Canada: Access Communications Co-operative (Sask), Axion, Cable Amos, CableVision (QC), Cablintel, City West, Compton Communications (Ont.), Coop CSCF, CRRS, Dery Telecom, Execulink Telecom, EzLink (Hay, TCC & Quadro Communications), Markdale, Mascon, Masset Haida TV (Gwaii Communications), Mercury Speed, Northwestel, Novus, Seaview, Shannon, Source, South Kountry & other smaller providers that use Motorola DCX units. These providers have been known to activate 3rd party units and all associated services without any issues.
USA: Armstrong, Atlantic Broadband, CableLynx, Cable One, Charter, Cincinnati Bell, Comcast, Cox, Entouch Systems, Horry Telephone, Mediacom, Mega Cable, NCTC, Rivera Utilities, Suddenlink, Time Warner, Verizon, Wave Broadband & Windstream. These providers are known to use the Arris STB platform. Most services the unit provides should be available from all providers however we are unable to guarantee this. We do not recommend asking your provider as they are more than likely to provide you with false or misleading information.
International: This product will work with any other provider that uses Motorola DCX units assuming they allow you to use your own unit.