digital tv signal

Postby HICKO » Tue Dec 02, 2008 1:57 pm

My daughter has just brought a new tv for her bedroom with built in freeview, can anybody tell me if a indoor digital aerial will work, we use virgin media for the rest of the house and dont want the cost of paying for an external digital aerial.
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Postby plumbbob » Tue Dec 02, 2008 10:27 pm

Unless she lives in a very strong signal area, the answer is almost certainly no. At the moment until analogue is turned off, the digital signal is running at a reduced output to avoid interference with the existing 5 channels. This means temporarily a much stronger signal from a bigger aerial is required for the new digital services.
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Postby ericmark » Sun Jan 11, 2009 1:47 am

Much depends on area, I can watch Moel-y-parc on indoor without a problem but can't understand Welsh so I use out door aerial aimed at Winter Hill.

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