What is Free-To-Air?
Free To Air is a term that is used in the satellite industry and basically means a
satellite signal that is not in any way encrypted or scrambled and that it's
intended to be viewed free of charge. The abbreviation is FTA.
Which one of your receivers work with C band and which ones
work with Ku band?
Any of the above satellite receivers will work with C or Ku band signal.
Signal reception from the most popular C Ku satellite like Telstar 5, Galaxy
25, AMC 4, Galaxy 10R, or any other satellites that broadcast Free To Air
(FTA) programming. All satellite receivers have automatic scan and
transponder scan except for our rack mount receiver. Our rack mount receiver
uses the carrier code obtained from uplink company to provide the receiver
with the necessary information for the TV station to come in from a
What channels are FTA receivers used
Free To Air receivers are used for any channel that broadcasts it's signal
free of charge. Some of the most popular channels are Arabic Channels,
Persian and Iranian Channels, Vietnamese Channels, Thai Channels, Chinese
Channels, Christian Channels, And many more channels broadcasting from the
Galaxy 25, AMC 4, Galaxy 10R, or any other satellite that broadcasts Free To
Air. You can check out a complete list by visiting
What band do Free To Air channels broadcast on?
Free To Air channels are broadcasted on Ku band or C band. Any channel
that is broadcasting from satellite and is not encrypted or scrambled and is
open to the public for free viewing is a Free To Air channel and can
broadcast on either C or Ku band.
What is Blind Search | Power Scan | or Blind Scan?
Blind Search, Blind Scan & Power Scan refers to the receivers ability to
automatically find Transponder (TP) frequency, symbol rate, and
polarization. This is often a handy tool used to find new channels or
channels that have relocated to a new transponder.
Which one of your receivers is the best receiver to use with
a satellite motor?
Our Sonset line of satellite receivers are some of the best on the market.
They come with a full 2-year warranty and are DiSEqC1.2 compatible to
control any HH motor mount.