TITLE

The Achilles Heel of DBS PVR: Analog TV

AUTHOR(S)
Ellis, Leslie
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;6/25/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 26, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the integration of personal video recorders into the direct-broadcast satellite (DBS) and cable set-tops in the United States. Offer of built-in hard drive for DirecTV and EchoStar Communications Corp.; Features of the video encoder Broadcom chip; Necessity to digitize and compress analog channels.
ACCESSION #
5152479

 

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