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murrays

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#80584 1-Apr-2011 21:49
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Hi all, first time on line. I would be interested if anyone could reccommend a reasonable external DVB-S card to run with windows 7

[Moderator edit (MF): "DVB-S" is not meaningful enough, updated subject]

 

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freeviewfan
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  #454395 1-Apr-2011 22:17
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http://www.hauppauge.co.uk/site/products/data_novasusb2.html

my mate has one of those works great with his sky dish and his 2.5 meter dish

Tracer
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  #454518 2-Apr-2011 13:49
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I have a couple of AverMedia Satellite Trinity cards in my HTPC at home. They do DVB-T, DVB-S and Analog TV signals. http://www.ascent.co.nz/productspecification.aspx?ItemID=375400 Seem to go pretty well and work with Media Center 7 and Freeview DVB-S. I haven't tried them with DVB-T as I don't get the signal yet but it looks like it should work I think?

 
 
 
 


injuised
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  #454689 3-Apr-2011 01:22
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go for DVBS2 and get chanel 9 oz




 

Ignite
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  #454768 3-Apr-2011 11:50
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injuised: go for DVBS2 and get chanel 9 oz


Do you need to have a big dish to get that? 

murrays

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  #456915 9-Apr-2011 06:26
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actually the thought of getting channel 9 would be great. Not sure with an external DVB-S or S2 from New Zealand would mean it could be done. Channel 9 I understand can only be got from within australia?? any help on this one?

injuised
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  #456942 9-Apr-2011 08:39
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iv got channel 9 , win, go and sbs in hd from australia on a DVBS 2 tuner, off optus d1




 

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  #460913 20-Apr-2011 13:11
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injuised: iv got channel 9 , win, go and sbs in hd from australia on a DVBS 2 tuner, off optus d1


What S2 tuner do you use? 

 
 
 
 


injuised
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  #461022 20-Apr-2011 17:47
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I dont know if theres any cards out there that do DVB-S2
But i use the Vu + Duo as a set top box
extremely happy with this unit




 

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