Results 1 to 5 of 5

Suggestion: Satellite Box for T.V.

  1. #1
    Banned
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    38

    Question Suggestion: Satellite Box for T.V.

    Hello Friends,

    I have been reading articles & searching websites for Indian Channels. We all know that we can find out free online Channels in Seconds on Search Engine. But I am talking about real thing SATELLITE BOX with Remote for a Indian TV Viewer to watch without any PC or Internet connection.
    If any Viewer is using or knows any company/Service, I would love to see your reply as I am pretty certain that it should be available in market. If possible I would like to know the Procedure of installation also.
    This Service needs to operate in EUROPE ( As I am aware many Indians are using this Service in Dubai which is pretty close to India)

    Thank you so much and appreciate your response!




  2. #2
    LEARNER
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    15,263

    Default

    Bharat Sarkar DD DTH should be Ok. one time payment.
    ( No monthly subscription)
    What you have mentioned is SUN DTH etc renewed Online
    Para two:
    You need a Dish Antenna .
    ( built in S band amplifier) Now called settop box.
    cables
    Satellite receiver tunable for the GHz band. ( remote control )
    Details of the TV satellites beaming free channels ( Not coded ). from web.
    Dish orientation. details.

    This was a craze ( out of fashion )some years back to receive Srilanka and other foreign TVs. Just like DD's DTH service now.
    Dish cost was around Rs 1 lakh !!

    UMS a company in Coimbatore made a single dish antenna to get different satellites beaming .TV channels from different elevation and azimuth.( company no longer in business )

  3. #3
    Banned
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    38

    Lightbulb

    Thanks for your Valuable reply! I am not sure DD DTH will work in Overseas (Europe). Don't you have any Product which can be Purchase on Amazon or Ebay with all equipments.

    Also, How Can I Connect with Indian Satellite in order to View Channels.

    Appreciate it!

  4. #4
    LEARNER
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    15,263

    Default

    For receiving from Satellites beaming Indian DTH channels, there should be foot Print
    in Europe.
    Unlikely you will get any.! Need Satellite details /. Ku band etc.

  5. #5
    Gold Member nevinjohn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Posts
    643

    Default

    Yup, peole living in Dubai will get the "spill off" signals from the Indian satellites, or satellites beaming prgs to India. Technically its illegal to use any Indian DTH service in UAE, but still we do since this is much cheaper than what we have to pay for the local service providers there.

    I dont think there are much Indian channels foot print available there.
    My suggestion is visit the web page of satellites, and see what content they are carrining. If you find any Indian channels, download the foot print of the satellite and see whether if its available in your area.

    I wonder, these might be pay channels even if you find any Indian channels.
    Do update if you find yourself lucky.
    Cheers!!

Similar Threads

  1. Satellite TV for expat
    By eliodeo in forum Direct to home, Satellite, Cable and iptv
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 28th September 2011, 05:31 PM
  2. Replies: 4
    Last Post: 16th July 2010, 01:17 PM
  3. on which satellite d2h?
    By krishn in forum Videocon DTH
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 5th July 2009, 01:44 PM
  4. Satellite TV
    By Admin in forum Direct to home, Satellite, Cable and iptv
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 8th February 2008, 02:56 PM
  5. DoT to own an independent satellite
    By bcdxer in forum Direct to home, Satellite, Cable and iptv
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 14th December 2007, 02:16 PM