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Can I convert UK PVR to NZ Freeview?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Satellite Networks Motueka Mar 12. 4 Replies

I have a Sagem PVR brought from UK. It has a Multi region tuner including Spain, Denmark, Germany and a couple of others as well as UK.  Its a great little unit, but wont tune to NZ Freeview. Does…Continue

 

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Satellite Networks Motueka replied to Don's discussion Can I convert UK PVR to NZ Freeview?
"Best advise is go through all the countries and test. There are other countries that use H.264 and 8Mhz spacing like we do. I just forget which ones."
Mar 12
Biggles replied to Don's discussion Can I convert UK PVR to NZ Freeview?
"No. Although most new TVs and PVRs made for Asian/Australasian market do work in Oz, NZ and a few other places loaded in their FW but probably not in UK. Transmission protocols are different as is channel spacing. It will only work if the installed…"
Mar 8
Don replied to Don's discussion Can I convert UK PVR to NZ Freeview?
"As mentioned above its a multi country PVR, does NZ share its protocol with any other country?"
Mar 8
Biggles replied to Don's discussion Can I convert UK PVR to NZ Freeview?
"NZ Freeview is different protocol so a UK unit won't work here."
Mar 8
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Can I convert UK PVR to NZ Freeview?

I have a Sagem PVR brought from UK. It has a Multi region tuner including Spain, Denmark, Germany and a couple of others as well as UK.  Its a great little unit, but wont tune to NZ Freeview. Does anyone know whether NZ Freeview is the same as any other country?  Or whether I could get it adapted to NZ? ThanksSee More
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