Humax Freesat Box – Freesat Receiver Decoder Digibox – Humax Freesat HD Digital Box (FOXSAT-HD)
This receiver will allow you to receive the standard and high definition channels available on the Freesat EPG. It performs well on the Costa Blanca.
The Humax Freesat HD Digital Box (FOXSAT-HD) was the first HD receiver launched for the new Freesat satellite service. Offering excellent quality picture and sound on both HD and SD broadcasts, plus a much improved EPG and menu system over its competition; the Humax HD Box almost instantly became a firm favourite with enthusiasts and general consumers alike. In addition, the Humax receiver offers the ‘add channel’ (non-Freesat ,mode) facility, which allows you to add further FTA channels which are not available via the EPG/TV Guide.
High-Definition (HD) TV packs in up to 5 times as much picture detail as standard definition TV, so you get crystal clear satellite TV images and mind-blowing colours.
This model was DISCONTINUED around 2012.
This receiver will no longer support BBC iPlayer from 1st September 2016 – more information here
Humax Freesat FOXSAT-HD Rear Connections
Humax Freesat FOXSAT-HD Specifications
Receives HDTV signals (MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 and MPEG-2)
Under 1Watt power consumption in standby
HDMI digital interface for perfect transmission of picture and sound
Simultaneous playing of transmissions over HDMI, YPbPr or Scart (2 x Scart sockets)
Easy installation and operation
Automatic tuners and start-up guide
Resolution format: 1080i, 720p, 576p, 576i – DVB-S2 and DVB-S compatible
Full colour, high resolution electronic program guide (EPG)
Dolby digital optical audio output (S/PDIF)
Automatic software upgrade via satellite
Audio description / One touch subtitle
Dimensions (Width x Height x Depth): 280mm x 45mm x 200mm – Weight: 1.5kg