This is a satelite box for a PC or Mac. My dad used it for
about a year, I'm selling it for him. It can be used for FreeSat, or with the
CI card for Pay TV.
The text below is taken from the Elgato website. It's a
current product worth £180.
Any questions, please let me know.
Receives DVB-S and DVB-S2 satellite TV
Superb picture quality in HD as well as standard definition
Integrated CI slot for Pay TV reception (CAM & smartcard
Comes with an EyeTV Remote
Experience the stunning quality of HD satellite television
on your Mac’s high-resolution display. EyeTV Sat is a premium USB 2.0 satellite
TV tuner that delivers DVB-S and DVB-S2 broadcasts directly to the Mac. EyeTV
Sat supports DVB multilingual programming, Teletext and Dolby® Digital sound.
EyeTV Sat also has an integrated CI slot for satellite Pay
TV. It can be used with a compatible conditional access module (CAM) and a Pay
TV subscription smartcard from a provider that supports third-party standard CI
Watch and record HD satellite television
If you have a satellite dish, then you can watch, record,
edit and enjoy the tremendous selection of freesat broadcasts that are now
available, many in HD, directly on your Mac. EyeTV Sat is a USB 2.0 TV tuner
that delivers the remarkable picture and sound quality of DVB-S and DVB-S2 from
your satellite dish directly to your Mac’s high resolution display, so you get
the complete HDTV experience.
Superb quality recordings
EyeTV Sat has one quality setting, Lossless. The DVB stream
is recorded unaltered to give you the full quality MPEG-2/H.264 file as encoded
by the broadcaster, both in HD and standard definition. EyeTV Sat supports
multilingual programming, Teletext and Dolby® Digital sound.
Satellite Pay TV
EyeTV Sat has an integrated CI slot which enables you to
receive satellite Pay TV on your Mac. All you need is a compatible combination
of conditional access module (CAM) and a Pay TV subscription smartcard. Please
check with your Pay TV provider to verify support of third-party standard CI
receivers. Some providers, such as BSkyB in the UK, allow their smartcards to
be used with proprietary set top boxes only.
TV software for Mac
The included EyeTV 3 software from Elgato turns your Mac
into the coolest TV and DVR in the house. This award-winning TV software
enables you to:
Watch, pause, and
rewind live TV on your Mac
Search two weeks of Program Guide listings
Set up schedules to record your favourite TV programmes
Edit out unwanted content
Share recordings with other Macs on the same network
EyeTV 3 software offers special features for Mac users,
including Smart Series Guides, Smart Playlists, automatic exports to iTunes,
and support for the EyeTV for iPhone app.
You can use EyeTV Sat with a Mac or PC. EyeTV Sat is
compatible with Windows 7 and works great with Windows Media Center. It also
comes with THC software for Windows, which offers many of the same features as
Mac: OS X 10.5.8 or
PC: Windows 7 or later, 2 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo (or
comparable), sound card
Satellite dish with digital LNB or universal LNB with
Multiswitch (not included)
required to download Program Guide data.
Supported digital TV
standards: DVB-S, DVB-S2
Support for up to four digital or universal LNBs (Low band
9.75GHz L.O. with 22kHz off, High band 10.60GHz L.O. with 22kHz on)
LNB & switch
control: DiSEqC 1.0 and MiniDiSEqC (Tone Burst)
Input and Output
Output: USB 2.0
Input: F connector for RG-6/U coaxial satellite cable
IR remote control sensor
DC 12V, 1.5A
105 × 155 x 27 mm
EyeTV Sat TV Tuner for DVB-S/S2
Infrared remote control with battery pack