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# 106254 20-Jul-2012 11:30
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Hi All,

Wanting a HVR-4400 PCI-e x 1 card with WinTV software, remote and all adaptors required.

Wanting to pay around $80 but feel free to correct me if this is unrealistic.

I have just purchased a HVR-1200 but I feel I could do better and want to be able to take the feed from the Sky dish to get Freeview HD via Satalite as I don't have a UHF arial and live is a fairly poor coverage area to use an internal arial.

Could be keen on partial swap for what I have.

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  # 659007 20-Jul-2012 12:21
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Unfortunately, FreeviewHD is not available on satellite, so Freeview would be SD using the HVR-4400 or any DVB-S card you get.

UHF aerials aren't that expensive and hard to install if you are keen on getting HD and keeping the HVR-1200 you already have.





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  # 659055 20-Jul-2012 13:23
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berrys: Unfortunately, FreeviewHD is not available on satellite, so Freeview would be SD using the HVR-4400 or any DVB-S card you get.

UHF aerials aren't that expensive and hard to install if you are keen on getting HD and keeping the HVR-1200 you already have.




Thankyou for the correction, I had mistakenly thought that Freeview HD would be available on satellite.

Pitty about that!

 
 
 
 


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  # 659059 20-Jul-2012 13:30
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Yeah, it is a shame - especially since Sky is rebroadcasting TV1 TV2 and TV3 in HD encyrpted!



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  # 662151 26-Jul-2012 07:07
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Hi All,

I am still looking for one of these, if you have one that you are keen to part with please post on here with the price you want!



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  # 663931 30-Jul-2012 12:38
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thankyou for your replies, I ended up getting a new one and will sell my HVR-1200 to paritally fund!

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