Does a TV with a digital tuner need a converter box?

Answer Televisions that have a built-in digital tuner do not need a converter box to receive the over-the-air television signal. A converter box is only needed for televisions that no not have a built-in ... Read More »

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Will a digital converter box act like a tuner for non-tuner DVD players?

A digital-to-analog converter box can act as a tuner with non-tuner DVD players. However, you will want to make certain that the outputs of the digital converter box are compatible with your DVD’... Read More »

Can a digital TV converter box be used as a digital tuner for an LCD monitor?

LCD monitors can use digital TV converter boxes. Digital TV converters change digital signals into analog signals. However, some monitors have video inputs using direct video signals rather than TV... Read More »

Does a television with a digital tuner need a converter box?

In the United States, as of March 1, 2007, it is illegal to manufacture, import or ship televisions lacking built-in digital tuners. If you have purchased a television since that date, your televis... Read More »

Does a digital converter eliminate the need for a tuner with a monitor TV?

A DTV digital converter does not eliminate the need for a tuner if you wish to watch television programming on a monitor. However, it can perform as the tuner for your monitor provided the converte... Read More »