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 Freeview playback Digital TV Recorder PVR-9150T 160GB Twin Tuner PVR Gadget Spy — 19/11/2009

The Humax Freeview playback Digital TV Recorder PVR-9150T 160GB Twin Tuner PVR stops you from missing your favourite programmes ever again and is available to buy at a very impressive price. It is...

£92 to £229 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
Exclusive: Hands on: Humax TV Portal review TechRadar — 27/01/2011

The Humax HD-FOX T2 was the first Freeview HD box to go on sale in the UK. That was a whole year ago, and even back then, Humax was talking about adding internet TV features including Sky Player and...

£37 to £200 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
Humax launches connected TV portal Satellite TV support forum & Digita — 09/02/2011

Humax has launched its new TV portal using the ANT Galio Platform. An automatic over-the-air update ran from Friday 4th to Sunday 6th February to all Humax HDR-FOX T2 Freeview+ HD set-top boxes in...

£64 to £237 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...

£85 to £229 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
NEWS: Humax offers fix for PVR-9150T, 9300T and 9200T Pocket-lint — 30/04/2010

Company apologises for slowdowns and other problems PVR specialist Humax has issued a statement about the problems that many of its customers have been having with the?Humax PVR-9150T, Humax...

£85 to £221 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...

£70 to £1,285 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
We like Thomson’s new PVR, but don’t want to Top Up TechRadar — 04-2008

We're a demanding generation judging by the number of VOD TV services that are now available.Top Up TV Anytime is one of the cheapest subscription options at £10 per month, and to woo more customers,...

£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 £132 Compare
 
Sagem PVR 6280T

Sagem PVR 6280T

Sagem Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
7 user opinions - 1 photo
Sagem PVR 6280T: A surprisingly good little box Dooyoo — 08-2009

We bought this Sagem PVR about 1-2 years ago as a replacement for one that had broken. I think we paid about £130 for it, which back then was a very cheap price as these type of hard drive recorders...

£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...

£53 to £104 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...

£303 to £648 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...

£57 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
£37 to £200 Compare
 
Emtec S880

Emtec S880

Emtec Digital TV & Satellite Receivers
Digital TV Receiver

Score attributed to product
1 photo
£73 to £91 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.

£28 to £194 Compare
 
Legal informations
Wikio Shopping worldwide