When something is digital that means means it is composed of ones and zeros, i.e., the language of computers. This is as opposed to "analog" or wave-based signals. Digital cable is something new cable companies are implementing and offering to their customers. It can mean much better sound and picture quality than the old, analog Cable Television. However, it can also sometimes mean outages when the networks get overloaded.
Yes and depending on your television (if it is digital or not) after 2009 as well
No. Your SD digital cable box will output Standard definition to your analog tv. If you do not have a cable box but have digital cable direct into your tv then you need a digital tuner. This does not need to be HD for Standard definition. If you do have a HD digital cable box then Yes you need a HD tv to view the HD channels.
Older TV can receive digital cable although they may not display in HD
The difference between digital cable TV and regular cable TV is the quality of the video stream that is being presented on the TV screen. A digital cable will provide a better quality picture, usually with a larger framerate and bitrate and as such these will look better on a larger TV.
Usually you can receive digital cable on a digital or analog (old) tv, but what matters is that you have a digital cable "box." The digital cable box will usually have its own remote that can be setup to control other things such as the TV or DVD player in addition to the digital cable channel and guide options. And be sure the cable Company is sending you a High Def. signal to that box. Most companies will charge more money for the HD stations.
Analog cable, or "regular" cable versus Digital cable, the difference can be seen when you put two televisions side by side with one using analog cable and one using digital cable. Through this, you will see that digital cable television picture quality is much better in comparison to the analog cable. To put it simply, digital cable provides a better picture.
A Motorola digital cable box is used to changed an analog television to digital viewing. The cable box needs to be connected to a receiver such as a roof antenna and then to the television. The television then has to scan the box to locate signals that it can receive.
All digital TV's will natively support digital cable, but most CRT TV's will not.
In august of 2011 local Canadien television will be switching from local over the air cable to digital cable. The best way for one to obtain a digital tv box would be to contact a local cable or satellite provider in the area you are located and request a digital tv box.
It does have a digital tuner built in. This LCD TV has a built in digital tuner,so you can receive all digital broadcast.
Yes it's called Broadcast Digital Television. Does the TV have a built in digital tuner? A Digital Tuner receives Digital Broadcast Television. The menu will show if the TV has a built in Broadcast Digital TV tuner.
Whether digital TV recorders are included with subscriptions to cable or satellite TV service depends on the provider. Most require a specific payment package (above basic) to receive digital TV recorders.
Satellite television service, just like cable, was unaffected by the digital television switch.
If his TV is cable ready and your cable company offers basic cable with out a cable box then just use a cable rated splitter and run the cable to his TV without a box he will only get basic and probably advanced basic. You need a cable box or a TV with a built in decoder to get digital signals.
Yes, but only with a digital tv set-top converter box.
A DVR must be hooked to a cable television service to work. If your basic cable is digital, it will work. If it's analog, it won't. Itworks by recording only the digital signal from your cable.
It is a digital cable tuner that uses a card instead of a cable set top box. The FCC approved an industry agreed upon standard for digital cable ready TVs. The standard will let consumers view digital and hi-def programs on their TV without a set-top box. All customers will need is a
Cable TV service, especially digital cable TV, is as good as satellite TV. The only difference is, cable TV is still there when a storm occurs and won't have to keep searching for a connection like satellite TV is known to do.
There are many companies that offer digital tv services. The companies that offer digital tv services include: Verizon Fios, Comcast Cable, and Direct TV.
The difference between 150 and 350 digital channel feed in the cable TV lies with the quality of the video.
Digital TV offers a much higher resolution and hence a better picture quality than cable TV. Also as it is a digital signal it is possible to include much better quality audio.
Use the link below for your answer. Personnely, I think it's cable for broadband, and Dish for digital TV.
Yes, you can use a digital cable to connect the audio output of the TV to the receiver. This will allow you to amplify the sound from the TV's tuner.