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Enjoy satellite television in HD

Connect the THS220 to your HDTV and enjoy watching satellite TV in HD. Digital surround sound is granted for when connected to a digital audio amplifier. Standby button, volume and channel up/down buttons and a USB port are nicely hidden behind the front flap. Enjoy a variety of multimedia files via USB (most common formats are supported). Software updates are possible via satellite or USB. Power saving: After a definable time the THS220 switches to standby mode.

Product overview

  • Play photos, music, videos via USB
  • Update receiver software via satellite or USB
  • 64 satellites memory capacity 
  • Electronic TV Programme Guide (EPG)
  • Booking of events directly from EPG
  • 30 programmable timers
  • Display showing channel number or time
  • 4 favourite lists for TV and radio channels
  • Teletext, subtitling, audio track support
  • Parental control for locking selected channels
SAT Empfang Note 1,5  


USB Recording 4000 channels Timers EPG Software update via satellite (OTA) Automatic and manual channel scan
Teletext Subtitel Parental Control Digital Audio HDTV
HDTV (1080p) receiver for digital* Free-To-Air TV and radio programmes via satellite
USB port for playback of video**, music and photo files and software update
Display showing channel number in operating mode and time in standby
4000 channels/64 satellites memory capacity (50 satellites pre-installed)
Exceptional picture quality and excellent sound
Multichannel Electronic Programme Guide (EPG) for on screen information of present/next programme information for the following 7 days***
Booking of events directly from EPG
Up to 30 programmable timers
Power saving: switches to standby after a definable time
Software update via satellite (OTA) and external USB storage device
Fast and easy channel data base up/download to/from USB stick
Teletext and full multi-lingual DVB subtitling supported***
Multiple audio track support***
4 favourite lists for TV and radio channels
Parental control for locking selected channels with a password
Multi-lingual On Screen Display (OSD)
Easy to use channel handling options for finding, editing, moving, favouring and locking of channels
Power on with last viewed channel
Video Output via: HDMI, SCART (RGB, CVBS)
Digital audio output via S/PDIF coaxial for connection to a digital amplifier
Automatic, network and manual channel scan options
Supports MPEG-2, MPEG-4 and H.264
Supports Tone burst, DiSEqC 1.0, 1.1, 1.2 and GOTO X
Accessories: Remote control, 2 x AAA batteries

*Subject to your local signal conditions

**THOMSON cannot guarantee the playback of video files although extensions are listed, as it depends on codec used, data bit rate and resolution.

***Availability depending on broadcaster

Common Interface 
Video resolution50Hz: 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p (PAL), 60Hz: 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p (NTSC)
Audio modeMono L/R, Stereo, AC3
Quick and easy installationavailable
Channel memory capacity4000
Pre-programmed channel listavailable
Favourite list4
Timer functions30
Editing functions (TV-/Radio)available
Software updateOTA, USB
Booking of events directly from the EPGavailable
Multiliungual subtitling and audio track supportavailable
Parental lock functionChannel lock
Automatic standby functionavailable
USB multimediaavailable
Installation Instructionsavailable
Remote controlavailable
Tuner inavailable
Tuner outavailable
Audio Digital (S/PDIF)Coax.
Audio Stereo (L/R)available
Power consumption in operationmax. 18 W, typ. 6 W
Power consumption in standbymax. 1.00 W
Operating humidity range10 ~ 85% RH, Non-condensing
Size (W x D x H) in mm221x165x46
Weight in kg0.62 kg
*THOMSON cannot guarantee the playback of video files although extensions are listed, as it depends on codec used, data bit rate and resolution.

DVB-T Digital Terrestrial
DVB-S Digital Satellite

Subject to alterations. In consequence of continuous research and development technical specifications, design and appearance of products may change. ASTRA is a registered trade mark of SES ASTRA, Eutelsat and HOT BIRD are registered trademarks of Eutelsat Communications. TNTSAT and CANAL READY are trademarks of GROUPE CANAL+. FRANSAT is a trademark of Fransat Télévision Numérique, Viaccess is a trademark of Viaccess. HDMI, the HDMI logo and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other countries, Dolby and the double-D symbol are registered trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. All product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.


Possible cause

What to do

Standby indicator does not light up

Mains lead unplugged/multipoint connector switched off.

Check mains lead/switch multipoint connector on.

Front panel switch is in OFF position.

Set front panel switch to ON position.

No picture

The receiver can’t receive signal.

Check the antenna cable, replace the cable, or connect the cable to the receiver tightly.

Incorrect values of some tuner parameters.

Set the values of tuner parameters correctly in the {Installation } menu

Wrong direction of the dish.

Check the signal strength and adjust your dish correctly.

No picture or sound on TV

Input is not selected on your TV.

Switch to correct TV input.

TV or VCR is not connected to main.
Bad cable connection.

Check mains lead.

Firmly plug in cables between receiver and TV.

Audio muting.

Press the [MUTE] button.

The receiver is switched to DVD/VCR scart input

Press the [DTV/VCR] button.

TV power off.

Turn TV on.

Scrambled channel

Channel is scrambled.

Select alternative channel.

No response to remote control

Receiver off.

Plug in and turn on plug.

Handset not aimed correctly.

Aim handset at IR sensor.

IR sensor obstructed.

Check for obstructions.

Hand set batteries exhausted.

Replace handset batteries.

Password forgotten


Contact local Service Hotline or send email to our Support

The external USB HDD does not start.

Power consumption is too high.

Connect an extra power supply adapter to your USB HDD device.

The receiver switches to standby automatically.

The {Auto} {Standby} function is activated and has reached the adjusted time (default 3h).

In the {System} > {Auto Standby} menu you can adjust the auto power down time or disable it.