Updating coolsat 5000 platinum
The unit will be Discontinued by the manufacture so when supply’s run out we will send the Viewsat Ultra Lite as a Free upgrade when you order the Platinum Lite and if you don’t want the Ultra Lite be sure to send us an email and specify that you don’t want the free upgrade and we can refund your payment.* Fully MPEG-2 & DVB Compliant * Input Frequency 950-2150MHz * Supports EPG, PIG * Supports SCPC & MCPC from C / Ku-band * 1 LNB Input Tuner with Loop Through IF Signal * Tuner Symbol Rate : 1-45MS/s * Fast Booting & Auto Scan * Quick Channel Changing * Max.Most FTA receivers are designed to receive FTA signals encoded using MPEG-2 video; however, some programming can be restricted based on geographic area.The basic requirements for enjoying FTA programming are a satellite dish meeting the specifics required for the broadcasting service, an FTA receiver, a satellite dish motor if you want to use more than one satellite at a time, a LNBF, and coaxial cable to run from the dish to the free to air (FTA) receiver.When setting up a FTA service, both C and K band dishes generally work for most consumers.Most programming found today is transmitted n the 11.7 to 12.2 GHz Ku band using the DVB-S standard which allows smaller dishes such as those used with the popular Dish Network and Direc TV commercial services.
Most FTA receivers sold on the market today require firmware for the device be updated on a regular basis to ensure services can be sustained at the installation location.
– Does the receiver have picture-in-picture capability?
– Is Dolby SPDIF output capability supported by the receiver?
Free to air receivers (FTAs) are designed to receive unencrypted satellite television and radio programming without paying for a subscription service.
By installing a suitable satellite dish and FTA receiver, a consumer is able to enjoy a large number of television channels.