Starsat SR-X55 4K Android And Satellite Receiver

Starsat SR-X55 4K is a digital satellite receiver with an advanced Android operating system. Having had a 15-month global Forever IKS Server, and 12-month Apollo IPTV, Starsat SR-X55 4K reduced the cost of paying a high subscription to your TV provider. 

If you’re in Europe or Africa or Asia or Middle-East, you can view premium content from Hotbird 13e, Hispasat 30w, Astra 19e, 28e, Thor 1w, Eutelsat 9A, and so on using Starsat SR-X55 4K receiver. You can derive other benefits from this device; let’s quickly check the key features.

Starsat SR-X55 4K Receiver Key Features:

  • Built-in with DVB-S2 and Android modulators
  • Has Android 7.12 O.S
  • ARM Cortex-A9 CPU up to 1GHz frequency
  • 3D Graphics Processor A52
  • Quad-core Rockchip RK322X CPU
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Internal Storage
  • Has Google Playstore
  • Has CA Slot
  • Support H.265 Codec
  • Support 4K*2K@60fpd, 10bit decoding
  • Maximum 4 Channels HD Decoding simultaneously supported
  • Built-in Wi-Fi, 3G/4G, Ethernet, Bluetooth 4.1 connectivity
  • Built-in Google Play Store
  • Google Search, Web Browser, Email Supported
  • 15-Month Forever Server (IM.40) version
  • 12-Month Apollo IPTV
  • 12-Month Myhd IPTV
  • Has Youtube and Netflix
  • Support DLNA, MirCast, Airplay, G-MScreen, Air Sync Remote-Z
  • Support Multimedia, YouTube, Weather forecast, OTA, and USB Upgrade

Starsat SR-55 4K Receiver Review

While unboxing for the first time use, It features the stylish design of the same Starsat SR-X4 structure though some features are less advanced when compared. A black plastic cover is used throughout, with ventilation holes preventing overheating. Most input and output ports are usually found at the back, the IR panel, and the functions button on the top of the receiver.

A remote control, and Wi-Fi- antenna for network stability are put in the carton.


Starsat SR-X55 4K receiver has a single advanced tuner installed with a multistream innovation, capable of scanning Multistream channels like Max TV on Astra 28.2e and OSN packages on Nilesat 7W. A sensitive tuner (Single) to detect the signal, but sometimes TPs might need to scan manually after using the “Blindscan or Autoscan” scanning type. If you’re looking for a dual tuner, you can opt for Starsat-SR-X7 Extreme 4K UHD receiver, but not the fake one.

Hardware And Software

The smooth running and performance processor is Quad-core, a 3798 Hisilicon processor, and 2GB RAM system memory. The internal memory of 8GB is enough to playback videos and store images. Alternatively, you can use the external storage of the hard disk with the slot cited at the bottom.

Starsat SR-X55 4K receiver powered by Android 9.0 Pie takes a friendly user interface with easy navigation. While testing the receiver, there was no hanging while changing from the Android operating system to the standard satellite functions. Google Playstore, Netflix, and Youtube have embedded in Starsat SR-X55 4K Android receiver! These features make it more advanced than Starsat SR-X4 Extreme.

Built-in Forever Server (IM.40) Version

The IKS inside the Starsat SR-X55 4K Android and satellite receiver are a 15-month Forever Server. The (IM) here also supports the Forever VIP package purposely for watching premium channels like Bein and *stv on Nilesat 7W, and Eutelsat 36A, respectively. Also, Sky Italia on Hotbird 13eSKY Germany, and Sky UK on Astra 19e are under the control of Forever VIP. Starsat SR-X55 4K receiver is the best option if you’re looking for the box.

The regular IKS Server Pro is capable of opening channels across the world. You can watch premium channels on Hotbird, Astra, Eutelsat 16A, Thor 1W, Belintersat, etc. If you’re looking for a budget receiver, consider buying Mediastar Gazal 40 Forever Plus. It has everything you need but no Android OS.

Starsat SR-X55 4K Android And Satellite Receiver

IPTV On Starsat SR-X55 Forever

Apollo5 IPTV is the same as on an Android satellite receiver on the box. It has 12 months of Apollo IPTV and Myhd IPTV. You can also install any Android IPTV app on it. I recommend Pro IPTV for world entertainment channels

Starsat SR-X55 4K Receiver Pricing And Availability

A unit price is $250 without the shipping, and Starsat SR-X55 Extreme 4K receiver is available in stock. You can contact me to place your order.

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