Some of the features of the IStar satellite receiver include a three-dimensional component, general packet radio service, 3G networking and Internet protocol television. Other features of this satellite receiver include wireless connections and a P2P camera.
The IStar satellite receiver's three-dimensional capabilities help to build a movie theater experience right in the home. The general packet radio service is ideal for homes that do not have Internet coverage, and this feature uses a SIM card with a Telcom signal. This is also a third generation receiver that offers 3G networking throughout the home and Internet protocol television, which allows live data to travel throughout the home to other receivers.
The IStar satellite receiver also features both internal and external Wi-Fi as well as a NetCenter feature, which allows users to access online movies and websites such as YouTube, Facebook and Google. The NetCenter also allows users to access the news, weather, maps and even currency converters all from the comfort of home. There is a Wi-Fi camera included with the IStar satellite receiver, and there are a number of receiver models to choose from.
The IStar satellite receiver comes with a one-year guarantee, which covers both the software and technical components of the unit. As of 2015, the IStar satellite receiver is only available in Iraq.