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AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control

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AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control

This digital to analog TV converter easily connects to your analog TV so you can receive free over-the-air digital TV broadcasts.
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Questions & Answers for Sony AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control

Question

do i need a digital antenna with this converter

asked 4 years, 3 months ago
By
jmonz
on AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - Saltillo, MS
answer 2
There is no such thing as a digital or HD antenna, that is a marketing term. The only thing you have to decide is if you want a passive or amplified antenna. I recommend the amplified versions, as they do pull in a stronger signal.
answered 4 years, 2 months ago
By
TCB77
 - Virginia
answer 3
I have my converter attached to my previously existing analog antenna. It sits at the top of a 40-ft tower next to my house. This has worked fine for me.
answered 4 years, 3 months ago
By
dbnuke
 - Oak Harbor, OH
Question

Will this converter box allow me to watch anolog tv without cable

AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control
asked 3 years, 10 months ago
By
Kim7486
on AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control
4 answers
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answer 1
This box will allow you to watch broadcast tv (from an antenna) on an older analog TV.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
CacheFreeTVblogspot
 - Logan, UT
answer 2
Yes. This unit is designed to work with a digital antenna to pick up over air digital TV signals and convert them for an older (analog) TV.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - Saltillo, MS
answer 3
Yes I have a set of rabbit ears on the set out in the country away from city life. no cable out there. It gets about 40 channels on a rabbit ears set digital compatable of course. The picture is clear and comes in great.
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
By
Bandit00
 - Sebastian, Fl
answer 4
Yes but it only lasted three weeks for me, then it stopped working and I had to take it back.
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
By
dontwanttogivename
 - Michigan
Question

Does this have hdmi cable slots to connect my games systems to?

asked 3 years, 9 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
You can use your dvd, vcr, tv or whatever to connect to and still use this. It connects to the tv.
answered 1 year, 8 months ago
By
jimwhoski
 - Hoboken, NJ
answer 2
No
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
By
tobuyornot2buy
 - AL
answer 3
no.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
CacheFreeTVblogspot
 - Logan, UT
Question

Can I get local chanels if I hook this up to a digital tv?

I have a digital TV but to not subscribe to Cable or Satelite. Can I still get just local channels with this box?
asked 4 years, 3 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
IF YOU HAVE A DIGITAL TV YOU DON'T NEED A CONVERTER BOX. GET A ELECTRICAL BOOSTED SET OF RABBIT EARS AND ALL SHOULD WORK JUST FINE. YOU'LL GET WHATEVER LOCAL CHANNELS ARE AVAILABLE TO YOU.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
vikinglarson
 - CHANDLER, ARIZONA
answer 2
That's what it's designed for; to pick up locally broadcast digital signals from an antenna and convert them to analog for older TV's.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - Saltillo, MS
answer 3
yes, with an antennae
answered 4 years, 3 months ago
By
centxshopper
 - Austin, TX
Question

I have a flat screen Insignia tv. With this type of tv would I need a Antenna with the convert box?

asked 3 years, 10 months ago
By
Dinasty
on AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control
3 answers
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answer 1
Consult your user manual. I beleive if it less than 5 years old you do not need this box, but you do need an antenna. Walmart has antennas, I recommend an outdoor or attic antenna, not rabbit ears (they may work, but not as good)

Enjoy your free HDtv!
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
CacheFreeTVblogspot
 - Logan, UT
answer 2
YES, YOU'LL NEED AN ANTENNA, BE SURE TO GET AN ELECTRICALLY BOOSTED ONE. THEY COST A FEW DOLLARS MORE BUT WILL GIVE YOU MUCH BETTER RESULTS.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
vikinglarson
 - CHANDLER, ARIZONA
answer 3
Most TV's manufactured today have a digital tuner built-in. They are considered "Digital Ready"; they do not require a separate tuner for digital signals. TV's made two or more years ago didn't have digital tuners; they require this product or a product like it or a cable box or satellite tuner. If you use cable or satellite, you don't need this product. They made LCD, plasma, and tube (CRT) TV's with or without digital tuners, it depends on your model's requirements.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - Saltillo, MS
Question

i have a cable ready tv

i have a cable ready tv its about 11 years old it is a rca could you tell me if i will need a converter box to get the free local channels or would a set of rabbit ears work for me
asked 3 years, 9 months ago
By
tazfifi2002
on AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control
3 answers
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answer 1
check to see if yoyr tv came with a digital tuner, if so a good digital tv antenna is all you'll need. http://www.fcc.gov/guides/antennas-and-digital-television
answered 1 year, 8 months ago
By
jimwhoski
 - Hoboken, NJ
answer 2
You need converter box and antennae.
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
By
tobuyornot2buy
 - AL
answer 3
Yes, you need a converter box and antenna. Rabbit ears MAY work, but I recommend an attic or outdoor antenna.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
CacheFreeTVblogspot
 - Logan, UT
Question

can you convert basic cable to HD?

asked 3 years, 9 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control
3 answers
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answer 1
No, if a channel is available in hd and you have a hd tv you'll get it in hd.
answered 1 year, 8 months ago
By
jimwhoski
 - Hoboken, NJ
answer 2
No. Consult your cable company.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
CacheFreeTVblogspot
 - Logan, UT
answer 3
NO, I DON'T THINK SO. IF YOU HAVE CABLE YOU WILL NEED TO GET THE SERVICE PROVIDERS CABLE BOX AND THIS DOES ALL THE CONVERTING SO YOU CAN USE AN ANALOG TV MONITOR AND THE SYSTEM WILL PRODUCE THE SIGNALS NECESSARY TO USE THE TV.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
vikinglarson
 - CHANDLER, ARIZONA
Question

can this be used with a 12 volt tv?

asked 4 years, 3 months ago
By
jigtime
on AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control
2 answers
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answer 1
As long as you have a 110 outlet to plug the converter box in to.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - Saltillo, MS
answer 2
I see no reason why it couldn't be used with a 12 volt tv. You do need to have a 110 volt outlet available for the power supply to the tuner.
answered 4 years, 3 months ago
By
dbnuke
 - Oak Harbor, OH
Question

Can I use this converter box with rabbit ears?

Can this be connected to regular rabbit ears and get a good reception? Or do I need to buy the most expensive ones?
asked 4 years, 1 month ago
By
babyruth36
 - Albemarle, NC
on AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Rabbit ears MAY work, but I suggest an outdoor or attic mounted antenna.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
CacheFreeTVblogspot
 - Logan, UT
answer 2
Regular rabbit ears won't work with this unit. You have to use a digital antenna of some sort. The digital TV signal is broadcast over UHF, the analog TV signal is over VHF, which is what rabbit ears are designed for. It depends on how close you are to the transmitter based on the UHF range of the antenna.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - Saltillo, MS
Question

will converter box work with digital cable?

asked 4 years, 1 month ago
By
an anonymous customer
on AccessHD 1080-U Digital-to-Analog TV Converter Box with Remote Control
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
NO, YOU'LL NEED TO GET THE BOX THAT THE CABLE COMPANY OFFERS OR FIND ONE THAT'S COMPATIBLE FROM ANOTHER SOURCE.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
vikinglarson
 - CHANDLER, ARIZONA
answer 2
You don't need the converter if you have a cable box. The cable box acts as a converter for you.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - Saltillo, MS
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