Effective Spring 2021 (exact date TBD), Shaw customers will no longer be able to access any video programming using this TV box. Visit About: Legacy TV box upgrade program for details.
This article will guide you through the features and tech specs of the Motorola DCT6416 TV box. The Motorola DCT6416 is a high definition device with PVR functionality. It’s capable of viewing HD channels and accessing Video On Demand.
The Motorola DCT6416 is capable of viewing 3D* content in MPEG2 format up to 1080p resolution.
To view content in HD: Connect an HDMI cable between your TV and TV box for HD picture and audio (HDMI carries both picture and audio). Alternatively, you can connect a component (red, green, blue) cable for video, and an RCA (red, white) cable for audio.
If you don’t have an HD-capable TV: You can use a coaxial, RCA/composite or S-Video cable to connect this TV box to a standard definition TV. See Wiring Diagrams below for a visual explanation of the setup options.