Filter the results by
Brand

Standard

Sort by
  • Popularity
  • Price
  • Name

Related articles

Digital TV & Satellite Receivers


Digital TV & satellite receivers: Buying Guide

In the next few years, more places will be provided with digital TV, completely eliminating the analog TV. Digital TV will provide the user with more channel choices and better image quality. There is no need for worry over this new technology because with some information and guides, this switchover will not be a headache for you.

Size
The first thing you need to look for before buying is choose the right size and aspect ratio of your TV. The size of TV is important so that it will suits your living room well - you don’t need a 30 inch TV if you are planning to install it in front of your bed.

Aspect ratio
For the aspect ratio, there are two options out there, which are 16:9 or 4:3. If you are planning to buy an HD digital TV, the aspect ratio of 16:9 is better for a wide-screen view.

Image quality
There are three types of image quality available for digital TV which is standard, enhanced and high definition. Each image quality provides a different resolution and will need different type of TV. For more realistic view, a high definition TV would be more suitable.

Style of the digital TV
After you have confirmed your choice, now you can select the TV style. Some examples of TV style will be flat pane, rear projection, direct view or front projection. Choose your TV style based on your budget and technologies that you want.

Availability of output connections
Finally, the digital TV also should have several video and audio output connections so that you can plug-in to your home theater system for great audio experience.

You could get a built in satellite receiver with your TV or external satellite receiver to view the digital TV. Both come with the same number of channels but the main difference will be the installation, where you might get disappointed trying to tune the external satellite receiver,

Final word
I would recommend you to buy a TV with a built-in satellite receiver. With some additional online research and more brands comparison, you could get a great deal when buying a new TV.

 
Humax PVR-9150T

Humax PVR-9150T

Humax Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
1 review - 19 user opinions - 7 news - 1 video - 1 photo
Humax PVR-9150T review CNET.co.uk — 15/08/2011

The Humax PVR-9150T is a no-frills, standard-definition Freeview recorder for those still enslaved by Scart. It's dull, but it's quiet and it does what it says on the tin.

£110 to £439 Compare
 
Humax HD-FOX T2

Humax HD-FOX T2

Humax Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
6 reviews - 18 user opinions - 10 news - 1 video - 2 photos
Humax HD-Fox T2 TV Portal 1.02.03 Firmware Beta hands-on Pocket-lint — 27/01/2011

Similar to HDR-Fox T2 firmware Pocket-lint has managed to get its hands on a pre-release (beta) version of the forthcoming firmware update for the Humax HD-Fox T2 (which will also arrive for the...

£279 Compare
 
Humax HDR-FOX T2

Humax HDR-FOX T2

Humax Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
6 reviews - 15 user opinions - 8 news - 4 videos - 2 photos
Cool things to do with a Humax HDR-FOX T2 Blog My Wiki! — 19/02/2012

Just a quick brain-dump of things I’ve discovered about the Humax HDR-FOX T2 Freeview HD box in my first few hours of ownership… I set it to 1080p video output via the supplied HDMI cable on our Sony...

£279 Compare
 
Philips HDT8520

Philips HDT8520

Philips Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
4 reviews - 7 user opinions - 3 news - 1 photo
Review: Philips HDT8520 TechRadar — 14/09/2010

It's taken almost four months to get our hands on the Philips HDT8520, and having set it up and used it for over week, we're not surprise it wasn't Fed Ex'd to our test benches in the run-up to the...

£70 Compare
 
Grundig GUFSDTR500HD

Grundig GUFSDTR500HD

Grundig Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Satellite Receiver

Score attributed to product
4 reviews - 7 user opinions - 1 news - 1 photo
Grundig GUFSDTR500HD Freesat 500GB digital tv recorder Pluckpoint_productSearch — 08/03/2011

Grundig GUFSDTR500HD Freesat 500GB digital tv recorder. The Grundig GUFSDTR500HD Freesat+ HD digital & HDTV set-top box is the latest twin tuner PVR receiver from Grundig, with a massive 500GB hard...

£450 Compare
 
Humax PVR-9200T

Humax PVR-9200T

Humax Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
1 review - 51 user opinions - 2 news - 2 photos
Humax PVR9200T home cinema best review Hi-Fi & Home Cinema Reviews — 16/11/2010

I purchased the Humax 9200T PVR (Personal Video Recorder) about two years ago. For me it has revolutionised TV watching. I don’t know how I ever got by without being able to record programmes and...

£110 to £439 Compare
 
Humax PVR-9300T

Humax PVR-9300T

Humax Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
1 review - 35 user opinions - 8 news - 1 photo
Humax unveil 500GB Freeview+ Voucher Alerts — 13/03/2009

Humax have put a whopping 500GB hard drive into their new Freeview box the Humax PVR-9300T Freeview +. The box enables you to record 2 channels at the same time as well as set up a series link for...

£105 to £439 Compare
 
CGV Premio ST4

CGV Premio ST4

CGV Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
1 feedback - 9 photos
Cgv ST4 Update Wikio U.K. — 04-2008

You can update the ST4 to ST4W (for "write") by going to the following page on the CGV web-site: http://www.cgv.fr/shopdisplayproducts.asp?id=128&cat=DECODEUR+TNT#MAJ You can load the update...

£113 to £698 Compare
 
CGV Premio PVR-D80

CGV Premio PVR-D80

CGV Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
4 photos
£48 to £698 Compare
 
Philips DTR220

Philips DTR220

Philips Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
1 review - 23 user opinions - 9 photos
Philips DTR220/05 Freeview Receiver review Trusted Reviews — 07-2008

Philips DTR220/05 Freeview Receiver Surround Sound System review: Simple, functional, good value. The three key ingrediants that make up Philips' DTR220/05 Freeview receiver.

£70 Compare
 
Bush DVB680

Bush DVB680

Bush Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
1 review - 4 user opinions - 1 photo
Looking to upgrade to Freeview HD in time for the World Cup? This cheap and cheerful package just about fulfils the brief TechRadar — 05-2010

Selling for a penny short of £100 in Argos, the Bush DVB680 represents the most affordable way to get HD without a subscription. Unsurprisingly for a budget brand, the build quality and design are...

£219 Compare
 
Thomson DTI-6300

Thomson DTI-6300

Thomson Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
6 reviews - 36 user opinions - 2 photos
As the Top Up TV Anytime Freeview PVR gets an upgrade we take a fresh look TechRadar — 02-2008

Our previous opinions of Top Up TV Anytime last May were mixed. We liked the accompanying PVR (or 'Top Up TV+ DTR' as Top Up TV prefers) but found the on-demand TV offerings to be lukewarm unless you...

£1,799 Compare
 
Sagem ITD 62

Sagem ITD 62

Sagem Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
18 user opinions - 4 photos
Sagem who are they? Dooyoo — 01-2011

Freeview is a free digital tv service that you recieve through your aerial which is decoded by a freeview box once you have purchased the box the service is free hence the name Freeview. With...

£32 to £170 Compare
 
Sagem PVR 6280T

Sagem PVR 6280T

Sagem Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
7 user opinions - 1 photo
Looks great but the quality isn't there Dooyoo — 02-2011

INTRODUCTION ------------------- We bought this set top box early last year from Amazon for our spare room as the television in there is a pretty old model that doesn't receive freeview on it. After...

£50 Compare
 
Thomson DTI-1001

Thomson DTI-1001

Thomson Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
1 feedback - 2 photos
Thomson DTI-1001: Such a good freeview Dooyoo — 07-2008

my parents have owned this freeview box for a number of years now. It has only recently become redundant because we've purchased bt vision. This is a very nice little box. for those of you who simply...

£26 to £340 Compare
 
Telestar SR 2

Telestar SR 2

Telestar Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Satellite Receiver

Score attributed to product
1 feedback
long term review Wikio U.K. — 06-2008

I have had my SR2 for about 18 months. It is OK as a basic STB although the most annoying feature is that even after a software download, every time you add new channels, the existing channel...

£313 to £769 Compare
 
Thomson DTI 6300-16

Thomson DTI 6300-16

Thomson Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
2 reviews - 14 user opinions - 1 photo
The poor man's Sky Plus box? TechRadar — 03-2008

The Thomson DTI6300-16 Freeview PVR is the model currently being used to promote the Top Up TV Anytime service, which is no surprise as the DTI6300-16 is packed with features. Its neat styling is...

£64 to £1,799 Compare
 
Sagem DTR 84250T HD

Sagem DTR 84250T HD

Sagem Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
1 photo
£107 to £220 Compare
 
Emtec S880

Emtec S880

Emtec Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
1 photo
£73 Compare
 
Sharp TU-T2

Sharp TU-T2

Sharp Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
3 reviews - 2 news - 1 photo
Sharp TU-T2 Digital Receiver Pluckpoint_productSearch — 15/05/2011

Designed to receive Freeview HD services. DVB-T2/ DVB-T tuner supporting both HD and SD formats. Friendly user interface for easy operation. 8 day EPG. HDMI output supports HD resolutions up to 1080p.

£179 to £1,170 Compare
 
Legal informations
Wikio Shopping worldwide