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Replacing a distributed sky setup with just Freesat?

  • 01-09-2021 9:04am
    Registered Users Posts: 163 ✭✭

    I currently have sky + hd with one box in the attic and distributed to three rooms . I've been threatening to dump sky for years but the lack of an easy maintenance saorview/FTA solution with a decent EPG etc. Has held me back. I'm now just going to settle for Freesat channels and use rte player and now TV entertainment.

    Couple of questions.

    Can I just swap a Freesat box for the sky + hd box (bearing in mind that the output is distributed to 3 rooms)

    Can anyone recommend a box that will get me as close as possible to a decent EPG, recording on one channel and watching another, and maybe even the usual Netflix, prime apps etc.?

    Any issues with picture quality with these boxes related to upscaling or anything like that? It's all coax cabling around the house.