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Forum: Freesat+ Recorders 31-12-2010, 13:20
Replies: 6
Views: 1,442
Posted By White-Knight
That sums it up in a nutshell. Freesat has much...

That sums it up in a nutshell.

Freesat has much better promise down the line for both quality of broadcast and quantity of HD due to a lack of bandwdith on Freeview.

However, at the moment you lose...
Forum: Freesat 31-12-2010, 13:16
Replies: 72
Views: 7,933
Posted By White-Knight
See my comment at #22 above. At least 1 good...

See my comment at #22 above. At least 1 good programme quality wise.

As for the BBC Blogs, simple reason why they're quiet on PQ, they're picking the topics very carefully so there's absolutely no...
Forum: Freesat 31-12-2010, 09:09
Replies: 72
Views: 7,933
Posted By White-Knight
Interestingly Scoobie, the BBC pulled a curved...

Interestingly Scoobie, the BBC pulled a curved ball out of the bag again.

The picture quality on Polar Bear: Spy on the Ice was sublime in the majority with ultra clear ultra sharp HD shots.

Even...
Forum: Freesat 30-12-2010, 08:33
Replies: 50
Views: 5,996
Posted By White-Knight
You have to excuse Derek. He really is a die hard...

You have to excuse Derek. He really is a die hard Sky supporter and is seemingly determined to persuade people to stay. I sometimes wonder if he actually works there!

Derek, may be news to you but...
Forum: Freesat 27-12-2010, 16:19
Replies: 82
Views: 7,563
Posted By White-Knight
1. "...inflated figures are good for Freesat" - ...

1. "...inflated figures are good for Freesat" - Thats the most anit-freesat biased comment I've ever seen posted on here. So according to you Freesat are just a bunch of stat cheats!

2. Who said...
Forum: Freesat 27-12-2010, 12:51
Replies: 82
Views: 7,563
Posted By White-Knight
Access to those 400,000 or so Sky subcribers that...

Access to those 400,000 or so Sky subcribers that left Sky (based on Mar 2010 figures of approx 1m users of which 40% were from Sky) plus the 60% of other users who chose Freesat as their primary...
Forum: Freesat 27-12-2010, 12:46
Replies: 82
Views: 7,563
Posted By White-Knight
..and are we to assume those boxes weren't...

..and are we to assume those boxes weren't replaced under manufacturers guarantee and thus listed as exchanges rather than sales?

Because thats the assumption you're clearly making.

The facts as I...
Forum: Freesat 26-12-2010, 22:49
Replies: 82
Views: 7,563
Posted By White-Knight
Inevitabley the more HD channels a platform has...

Inevitabley the more HD channels a platform has the more new subscribers are attracted to it given that most tv's come HD ready out of the box.

So its not correct to assume that adding C4HD will...
Forum: Freesat 26-12-2010, 11:47
Replies: 82
Views: 7,563
Posted By White-Knight
True Nigel but do you have any proof they were...

True Nigel but do you have any proof they were contractually bound specifically to put ITV 1 HD on it?

So far as I'm aware, they announced they were putting ITV 1 HD on Freesat exclusively but I've...
Forum: Freesat 25-12-2010, 09:51
Replies: 82
Views: 7,563
Posted By White-Knight
No offence Derek, I'm not in any way doubting...

No offence Derek, I'm not in any way doubting that Sky have more viewers, but I do think that Men and Movies is hardly a good comparison channel.

I never go there simply because I view it as 99.9%...
Forum: Freesat 23-12-2010, 11:11
Replies: 9
Views: 2,113
Posted By White-Knight
He he, you think you've had it bad Graham, this...

He he, you think you've had it bad Graham, this was my house in Yorkshire:

http://img812.imageshack.us/img812/5926/snowb.jpg

In the heaviest fall I only lost CBS Reality (always the weakest for me)...
Forum: Freesat 22-12-2010, 23:22
Replies: 9
Views: 2,113
Posted By White-Knight
I disagree there's no point in having a bigger...

I disagree there's no point in having a bigger dish as a bigger dish definately gives better weather resistance (within reason) as it pulls the signal in better when its weaker.

I'm on an 85cm in...
Forum: Freesat 22-12-2010, 15:34
Replies: 5
Views: 1,413
Posted By White-Knight
This is the problem with internet tv. Said it...

This is the problem with internet tv.

Said it many times before, its simply not reliable as lines and speeds are not reliable. Even with the new superfast broadband the fact will always remain that...
Forum: Freesat 22-12-2010, 11:42
Replies: 10
Views: 4,520
Posted By White-Knight
You only need Opt+ when deleting a schedule or...

You only need Opt+ when deleting a schedule or making multiple library deletes at the same time.

Any single saved programme you just navigate to, press select and a delete button appears in the list...
Forum: Freesat 18-12-2010, 17:07
Replies: 43
Views: 6,318
Posted By White-Knight
I'm not sure about that. All those extra...

I'm not sure about that.

All those extra shopping channels and religious channels, well just put the fear of god into me.

Quality before quantity I say.



From memory I believe I read that the...
Forum: Freesat 18-12-2010, 12:06
Replies: 43
Views: 6,318
Posted By White-Knight
In no particular order: 4HD 5HD Film 4 HD ...

In no particular order:


4HD
5HD
Film 4 HD
Five USA
Fiver
Forum: Freesat+ Recorders 17-12-2010, 10:09
Replies: 4
Views: 1,167
Posted By White-Knight
I believe Yes if there was no signal at the...

I believe Yes if there was no signal at the scheduled start time.

You only get a failed recording if something interferes 1/2 way through.

I lost channels 135 upwards briefly yesterday in the...
Forum: Freesat 16-12-2010, 17:53
Replies: 84
Views: 10,653
Posted By White-Knight
I object to British Tax Payers paying for a...

I object to British Tax Payers paying for a Scottish TV service.

They might be a part of the UK but at the end of the day they have their own parliament and presumably the means of raising some...
Forum: Freesat 13-12-2010, 15:25
Replies: 57
Views: 6,693
Posted By White-Knight
I have to say I agree enitrely...

I have to say I agree enitrely JZee.

Unfortunately I'm not sure channel bosses realise this.
Forum: Freesat+ Recorders 06-12-2010, 14:43
Replies: 2
Views: 1,281
Posted By White-Knight
CBS Reality - Cops Series Link

Hi,

Anyone else been having difficulty with CBS Reality?

The new series of Cops has just started (2 episodes per night) and yet there doesn't seem to be a series link so every single episode has to...
Forum: Freesat 05-12-2010, 23:51
Replies: 12
Views: 3,063
Posted By White-Knight
IPTV is the biggest folly out. Said it before,...

IPTV is the biggest folly out. Said it before, will say it again. The internet has neither the bandwidth or reliability for a tv service. Momentary line drops and slow downs occur all the time. If...
Forum: Freesat 05-12-2010, 23:47
Replies: 64
Views: 7,350
Posted By White-Knight
IF Freeview has better usability then you're dish...

IF Freeview has better usability then you're dish is poorly aligned.

I'm in Yorkshire, a long way North of you (obviously) and on my 85 cm dish I've only ever had pixellation for a momentary few...
Forum: Freesat 03-12-2010, 09:14
Replies: 28
Views: 19,039
Posted By White-Knight
Maybe its in development and one somehow found it...

Maybe its in development and one somehow found it way into the retail line.
Forum: Freesat+ Recorders 02-12-2010, 22:25
Replies: 9
Views: 3,849
Posted By White-Knight
Ok thanks I'll try that Graham.

Ok thanks I'll try that Graham.
Forum: Freesat+ Recorders 02-12-2010, 12:43
Replies: 9
Views: 3,849
Posted By White-Knight
Foxsat HDR Timeshift and Subtitle Bug

Apologies if this has been posted before as its probably old, but just recently I've had a problem when playing back a timeslip recording, I always get subtitles on it whether I want them or...
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