Smart STB is a MAC address-based app that can be installed on Samsung and LG smart TVs and Android TV. This app enables you to have IPTV service on a portal just like MAG setup boxes with all characteristics that can be expected from MAG and Stalker Portal.
Note: For the beginning, the App offers you a 7-day free trial. After the App expires, you can obtain it again website billing system.
Attention: Smart STB doesn’t include TV channels, and you need to have IPTV subscription, If you have not, place an IPTV subscription
Installing Smart STB
Install smart STB application
- Install and find the MAC address. From the app market on your smart tv search, find and install Smart STB App.
After that, we can initiate the time for testing. To do that we first need to discover the Software MAC Address which is required for application activation on the Smart-STB site.
Find Mac address: To find the mac address navigate to Device Info > Device Info. There are two mac address types:
Software MAC address which is required for app activation on the Smart-STB website.
Virtual MAC address which is required for IPTV service activation on your IPTV provider server. You need to assign this mac address on your subscription dashboard. (there is more info in FAQs)
2. Active 7 days free trial
Now that we understand the needed MAC address info, it is time to activate the app trial period. First, log onto the trial activation page of the Smart-STB website by opening this URL https://smart-stb.net/index.php?_url=/order/unlock-custom-portal-for-smart-tv
You need to enter Software MAC address, Your server stalker portal address. (there is more info in FAQs)
3. Sign up if you implement the correct information and add the correct Mac address, the MAC address Valid message in the green text should show up.
You require to register on their website eventually. So if you have not registered at the moment, we recommend that you do.
After registering and login in, checkout step with 0 prices, finish this step.
Now as you can see, Order Status is set as Active meaning the trial period has started.
Now if you head back to the “Device Details” page of the app on your TV where we previously visited, you`ll see the trial has started and the expiry date is indicated.
Activation of the paid licenses
Considering that the Software MAC address and account registration on the Smart-STB side has already been done, upgrading to a paid license is very simple and easy.
Log onto the smart-STB website and log into your account: https://billing.smart-stb.net/clientarea.php?action=services
From the left menu, click on “Services“. The free 7 days trial we activated earlier is listed. Now let`s add a paid license starting by clicking on “Order New Service“.
These are the following paid monthly and yearly licenses to which you can subscribe.
For example, if you subscribe to the lifetime package, the subscription status on the device info page will change to Paid and expire to Never since it is a lifetime subscription.
How add my MAC address to IPTV server?
From the device info page of the app, find the Virtual MAC address. Most IPTV servers provide a client advanced dashboard were you able to add your virtual MAC address
an example from IPTVandIPTV advanced dashboard :
If you could not find your advanced dashboard, contact your IPTV provider to get assistance.
Where find Stalker portal address?
Most IPTV servers provide a client advanced dashboard where you able to find the Portal address.
You can extract Stalker Portal from the M3u link too ( with 90% of providers). see the example :
Is there any alternative application?
Yes, depending on what is your device. Click on your TV: Android TV, Samsung (Tizen OS), or LG (webOS) and you can find alternative IPTV applications.