Did you need a box to view HDTV?

Answer If you mean free Over the Air (OTA) TV using an antenna: 1) If you have an HD TV set, you don't need any kind of special box. 2) If you don't have an HD TV set, but your TV set has a digital tune... Read More »

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Do you need a set top box to view hdtv on your Mac?

It is possible to view HDTV on your Mac without a set-top box. An HD-compatible tuner stick for your Mac will plug into a USB port on your computer. You can use the tuner stick to view HDTV with an... Read More »

Do you need an HDTV to view high definition channels?

You do not need a high-definition television to view high-definition channels. If you have the digital converter box, you can watch the programs aired on high-definition channels. You only need a h... Read More »

If I buy a HDTV convertor box that is coming out, I won't need a Dish HD receiver or HDTV?

You are correct. The converter box will convert the over the air antenna signal from digital to analog for old TVs. From your question, i'm assuming you are presently using an antenna. Those who us... Read More »

Can you get HDTV over the air broadcast on a HDTV monitor with a standard TV antenna or do you need a converter?

Answer Yes, you can use the old antenna. However, some new antennas are specially designed to better capture digital TV signals. And the direction, angle, distance, and type of digital signals in y... Read More »