OptiSigns Pre-Configured Android Device (Gen-2)

What is Optisigns Android Player?

OptiSigns Android Player is the perfect solution for your digital signage needs. It is optimized for digital signage and is fully compatible with all OptiSigns features and apps. The player is easy to set up and can be managed from anywhere

Following are the key reasons you would want to consider using Optisigns Android player over just directly downloading the Optisigns app from the app store on SmartTV.

  • With Optisigns Player you will have Auto launch functionality when you start the TV.
  • Optisigns Player will prevent the Screen Saver / System Power of TVs from interrupting with signage display.
  • Large Local Data storage of 16GB compared to a few MB on the Smart TVs for your content.

Key features of Optisigns Android Player

  • The device is neatly designed and has a small form factor. It can be easily installed on the back of TVs.
  • The Optisigns Android Player device comes preconfigured, It just takes 1 minute to set up, just plug it into the power source. There is no need to create/log to Amazon/Google accounts etc.
  • It supports 4K Video
  • 16GB storage - enough for a large number of images, and videos in your playlist
  • It supports wired internet connection using an Ethernet port.
  • It supports Mass pre-configuration for large deployments
  • It has the capability for remotely viewing what’s playing on the device.
  • Ability to remotely troubleshoot the devices

Optisigns player is recommended for use to up to 4 zones of content, and 16 hours per day of play.

How to Order OptiSigns Android player:

  • Buy directly from the OptiSigns Website
    • When ordering directly from our website you can preconfigure the wifi and it will pair it to your account.
    • Shipping time - 3-5 days to most locations in the US
  • Buy from Amazon
    • Shipping time - 1-2 days with Prime Subscription

Setup Guide

1) Connect cables & power:

  • Connect the power adapter to the Android Stick and plug the adapter into a power outlet.
    Plug the Android Stick into your TV HDMI port (use an extension cable if needed.)
  • Please use the cables & adapter that come with the box to minimize issues

IMPORTANT: Don’t power the device with TV’s USB port, most TV USB ports do not have enough power to run the device stably for extended periods.

After connecting all cables and plug-in power, the device will take a moment for the first boot.

If you entered your WiFi information when you ordered your device, you can skip to step 3 and start assigning content.

2) (Optional) Connect to your network:

If you have entered WiFi info when ordering the device, you can skip this step)

If you see the below message: "Internet connection required for the first time" you will need to connect the device to your network.

To configure your WiFi now, press the back button on the remote until you get to the home page(hold the back button for 3 seconds will get to the home page directly). Then click the Setting button on the home page, and a side menu will open to allow you to configure WiFi.

In the Network & Internet, select your WiFi network, and then enter your WiFi password. Now you will be connected to the Internet.

If you order an un-provisioned device (the device will not be automatically provisioned to your account because you ordered as a guest, or you just chose to order an un-provisioned device).

The device will generate a Pairing code, like below, and you can log in to https://app.optisigns.com and click Add Screen to Pair the device. For more details refer to this article.

3) Assign content to your device:

Your pre-configured device will be in the "Ordered Devices" folder of your screens management page.

https://app.optisigns.com/app/screenManagement

To assign content Click Edit

Click the Type drop-down list and select Playlist & Select the Playlist you want to use.

If you haven't created a playlist yet, you can use the Simple Playlist that was automatically created with your account.

Click Save

 

That's all! Congratulations, you have set up your Pre-configured Android Stick Device.

If you have questions please don't hesitate to contact us at support@optisigns.com