A digital converter box connects to your existing TV and allows it to receive free over-the-air digital TV signals. A digital converter box is a one-time purchase with no monthly fees. One converter box is necessary for every TV that doesn't have a built-in digital tuner and that receives its signal over the air with an antenna.
How will TV be different with a digital converter box?
A digital converter box will enable you to experience several benefits of digital television on your existing TV set: higher quality picture and sound, more free channel choices and additional features such as on-screen program information.
How do I get a digital converter box?
Converter boxes are available from many retailers. There are a few things to consider before making a purchase
There are many converter box models on the market, so research what kind of box is best for you.
Remember to ask the retailer about their return policy. Some boxes may perform better in different markets and you may find that one model works better than another in yours.