Does Dish Tv Work With Pc Tv Tuner Cards As Well?

udit78

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Hi All,I am planning to go in for Dish TV when they announce the price reduction soon... but i had one concern in one of my rooms i use PC TV TUNER card to watch TV on my pc... with DISH DTH work with that as well?Please share your thoughts...Thanks in advanceUdit
 

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umm u do know that one dish tv installation would run only one television set? if you connect more, you get to see the same channel on all of these television sets?knowing that u should be able to run dish tv on ur pc using a tv tuner card. but the software won't be able to change the channel.
 

udit78

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what abt the multiroom service? does that mean u will be watching same channel on all tv sets at one time? please let me know... is this the case with other DTH service and CAS as well?
 


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yeap. every TV would require its own set top box and a subscription. welcome to the sucker world. you would need to pay for the set top box for each television set/computer. and you would need to pay for its subscription.
 

udit78

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yes with an individual set top box for each TV and 1single dish will i be able to watch different channels on different TVs?That is my question?:)
 

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yes... Tata Sky has provision for multiple connection from 1 dish.. u need to buy a digicomp(similar to a set top) for every conn.. and monthly rate was rs100 per digicomp(tat was b4 the price hike.. not sure now)
 


udit78

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what abt dish tv.... does the same work with dish tv as well? different channels viewing with different tvs with multi subscriptionsss/...
 

katpasin

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dish tv has announced multi-room facility for rs 100.. but not sure wen it wuld be implemented..check out the dish tv threads for the announcement article..
 

udit78

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This is Dish TV forum... can someone please confirm these 2 things to me:1. Has Dish TV already reduced installation cost to 50% for CAS notified areas in New Delhi?2. Multiroom service means - you can watch different channels on dif. TVs definitely having individual STBsThanks,Udit
 

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its full confusion everywhere in Mumbai.no one knows if on 1st Jan the tv are gonna go blank in non notified areas....
 
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