About Freesat.

BBC & ITV Freesat is a free to air digital satellite television service between the BBC & ITV which started in May 2008.

Freesat offers a free satellite alternative to Freeview offering a similar selection of channels without subscription. It also offers a selection of HD channels  for example BBC HD, ITV HD & Channel 4 HD. There are a range of options with freesat, all completely subscription free with over 150 channels as standard & HD available, while Freesat+ will give you the ability to pause, record & rewind live TV.

If you are experiencing any signal problems with your satellite dish let IC Satellites & Aerials assist you.

 

 

All Freesat systems can be installed to meet customer requirements.

Freesat (standard).

This is a single cable system from the satellite dish, it gives you approximately 170 free-to-air channels, with no subscription just a one off payment of around £30. Connects to the TV via a scart lead (normally included) which only produces standard definition pictures.

Freesat HD.

Freesat HD has incredible picture quality & richer, more life like colours & an all round better viewing experience. Once again this system has a single cable from the satellite dish, but is connected to the TV by a HDMI cable which delivers the High Definition pictures. Freesat has approximately 5 great HD channels, BBC HD, BBC One HD, ITV1 HD, Channel 4 HD & NHK World HD. 

Freesat +.

Freesat + is a pause & recordable box which allows the user to record one channel while watching another, or, record two simultaneously. With the pause & rewind function, it ensures you don’t miss any of your favorite programmes. Unlike Freesat (standard) & Freesat HD, this box requires two cables from the satellite dish. Freesat + also has HD & is connected to the TV by a HDMI cable which delivers the High Definition pictures with approximately 5 great HD channels, BBC HD, BBC One HD, ITV1 HD, Channel 4 HD & NHK World HD.

 

 

On demand TV from BBC & ITV is now available on selected Freesat boxes & with the new Freetime anytime, it allows you catch up on the programmes you have missed. Making Freesat a great alternative to Freeview & Sky.