• Real Digital to start testing this week

    Real Digital to start testing this week

    Grant Rennell - Tue, 27/09/2011 - 10:48am UK satellite TV service Real Digital is to start testing this week.
    Real Digital's managing director David Henry told What Satellite: We expect the satellite transponder signal to start live testing in the next 48 hours. Then both manufacturers are planning on field tests in the UK'
    Broadcasting via Astra 2D, the combined free to air and pay satellite service recently postponed its launch from the beginning of September to early October. A Fortec Star zapper box will be the first receiver available for the service followed by a Digital Stream PVR.
    Both will be sold in Maplin. 'We also expect at least one other national retailer to announce they are stocking the REAL Digital set top boxes.' said Henry