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    Headlines - Humax reveals its Freesat HD digital box

    Hot on the heels of the UK-wide launch of Freesat, Humax presents its FOXSAT-HD digital set-top box.
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    Re: Headlines - Humax reveals its Freesat HD digital box

    Excellent. This paves the way for a Humax Freesat PVR.

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    Re: Headlines - Humax reveals its Freesat HD digital box

    You mean it's not a PVR from the start? Rather pointless IMHO considering how blasted awkward it is to connect up a video/ DVDR to a receiver box.
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    Re: Headlines - Humax reveals its Freesat HD digital box

    Nothing about the spec or description mension recording or PVR functions.

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    Re: Headlines - Humax reveals its Freesat HD digital box

    SO can it just be plugged into a standard Sky dish or does it have to be pointed at a certain place

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    Re: Headlines - Humax reveals its Freesat HD digital box

    Should work. Sky and Freesat come from the same physical Satellite.

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    Re: Headlines - Humax reveals its Freesat HD digital box

    How many free HD channels are out there atm? and how many are planned?

    I know that BBC HD is out there but what other channels are out there that ppl would want?

    I`d love skyhd but atm the extra 200+ for the box then 10 more a month on the bill is a bit steep for a couple of channels

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    Re: Headlines - Humax reveals its Freesat HD digital box

    a couple of channels that are only in 720p too, not too mention that channels like sky two are so heavily compressed the quality looks awful.
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    Re: Headlines - Humax reveals its Freesat HD digital box

    anyone knows what is the frequancy on astra 2 for freesat? i allready got another humax hd ready freetoair receiver and getting bbc hd properly

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    Re: Headlines - Humax reveals its Freesat HD digital box

    Humax say their Freesat PVR arriving before the autumn.

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    Re: Headlines - Humax reveals its Freesat HD digital box

    I'm going to wait for the PVR - got a DVB-T Humax 9200T, and it's awesome.

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    Re: Headlines - Humax reveals its Freesat HD digital box

    Quote Originally Posted by asidana View Post
    anyone knows what is the frequancy on astra 2 for freesat? i allready got another humax hd ready freetoair receiver and getting bbc hd properly
    see the other thread. it's not all astra2 (some eb1 too), and there are lots of frequencies.

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    Re: Headlines - Humax reveals its Freesat HD digital box

    Saw this in JohnLewis last night. It's a dinky little box, much smaller than the other one they had.

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