Combined terrestrial/satellite converters introduced

October 1999
World Broadcast News;Oct99, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p16
Trade Publication
Reports on Sarnoff's development of an integrated terrestrial broadcast/satellite set-top box under an agreement with DIRECTV. Ability to receive broadcasts on indoor or outdoor antennas and DIRECTV satellite mini-dishes for display on standard television sets; Utilization of the Motorola MCT series digital television chip set.


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