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Old 07-10-08, 02:33 PM
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DTV converter Box

what brand of box should I get for the digital transition?
Old 07-10-08, 03:59 PM
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You'll get better responses in the hardware area. The TV area is specifically about shows.
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There is no change needed. Have you not tuned to the DirecTV info stations? You already ARE receiving a digital signal. Digital transition only applies to over the air broadcasting not cable or satellite.
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Originally Posted by rfduncan
There is no change needed. Have you not tuned to the DirecTV info stations? You already ARE receiving a digital signal. Digital transition only applies to over the air broadcasting not cable or satellite.
I think he might mean Digital Television (DTV), not DirecTV.

At any rate, I just got a couple, one for me one for my parents, we both have 1 TV w/o DirecTV. The consensus at the AVS forums was the new Zenith 901 or something like that. They seem to work just fine. Circuit City has them, or I think Best Buy's Insignia brand is the same thing.
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Cool, thanks.
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I have the Digital Stream brand. No problem with it.
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I need to clear something up....

I have a Samsung HDTV(w/internal tuner), NO cable/Satt, I use a regular "rabbit ears" for reception, and I get HD broadcasts on channels that offer it.

I'll be ok right?

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Originally Posted by Giantrobo
I need to clear something up....

I have an Samsung HDTV(w/internal tuner), NO cable/Satt, I use a regular "rabbit ears" for reception, and I get HD broadcasts on channels that offer it.

I'll be ok right?
Yes
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