[opendtv] Re: STB hunting

  • From: "Manfredi, Albert E" <albert.e.manfredi@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <opendtv@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2006 12:42:06 -0500

>> A simple change of *one* component, the demod, makes a DVB-T
>> box into an ATSC box.
>Doubtful. This is an oversimplification if I've ever heard one.

Do yourself a favor. Study this:


and pay particular attention to Figures 1-3.

Remember that the "tuner" they show in the block diagrams comes
in all-standards formats from several manufacturers.

Also, do not forget that the Euro DVB-T implementation excludes
HDTV, which is what causes almost all the differences. So
compare the Chinese and US HDTV diagrams carefully.

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