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Old November 28th 17, 06:45 PM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Andy Burns[_12_]
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Default Sky q and freesat

sintv wrote:

once everyone has Skyq, there will be no use for the SkyHD
transponders so they will be turned off so you'll have to get a
Humax(eg)box to get on the freesat platform.
Or am I missing something...


I don't think there are "Q" transponders and "HD" transponders, it's
just that a Q LNB/Box doesn't need to switch between four combinations
of high/low band and horz/vert polarisation.

The LNB has one output for the whole horz band and another for the whole
vert band.
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