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A DBS LNB which provides all the transponders broadcast in KU-Band on four independent outputs.
A frequency that is higher than the audio frequencies but below the infrared frequencies, usually above 20 KHz.
Satellite receiver, part of reception equipment used to tune into a single channel broadcast from a satellite.
TV signal compression is based on the fact that all TV pictures contain redundant information; once digitised, signal size can be reduced by removing this redundant information.
The transmission path issued from the end user and reaching the service provider.
The part of the reception equipment which reflects and concentrates a satellite signal at the focal point the dish.
The part of the reception equipment used to tune into a single channel broadcast from a satellite.
Generally a VCR-sized add-on box for a TV, enabling it to receive cable TV, over-the-air digital TV or satellite services.
Credit card-sized card used in conjunction with a decoder to allow access to subscription TV services. Used on both DirecTV and EchoStar DBS satellite systems in the U.S.
Satellite Master Antenna Television system - commercial distribution system for satellite and off-air TV signals usually installed in a hotel or apartment building for shared used.
One or more signals, mainly audio, carried beside the main signal, such as television on a transponder or cable channel.
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