digital television converter

digital television converter

[′dij·əd·əl ¦tel·ə‚vizh·ən kən′vərd·ər]
(electronics)
A converter used to convert television programs from one system to another, such as for converting 525-line 60-field United States broadcasts to 625-line 50-field European PAL (phase-alternation line) or SECAM (sequential couleur á memoire) standards; the video signal is digitized before conversion.
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Chair of the State Board of Equalization (BOE), today announced that nearly 16,000 registered California sellers of electronic devices will be sent information regarding the taxability of the retail sale of Digital Television Converter Boxes when a government coupon is used.
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to deliver a complete terrestrial digital video broadcast (DVB-T) design platform for Freeview digital television converters.
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