So, what's the deal with all these satellite TV for Computer software which tells you that you can watch thousands of channel for free? Do you remember earlier there were cable service providers or everybody had an antenna hooked up on their roof? This antennae when connected to your TV would allow you to watch one or few more channels for free.
So, what the software like Satellite TV for PC, Digital TV or PC, Satellite Direct, etc., do is that they provide you with an interface on which you can watch the TV channels which are broadcasted for free on the Internet, and yes there are thousands of such channels.
Now, that you know the main facts here are satellite TV for PC reviews, that will help you understand the functioning, features, and price of this software.
How Does It Work?
The most important thing you need if you want to watch the free channels is 'high speed Internet access'. Why so? Because, if you have even a decent Internet speed, then these channels will load so slowly, that they will make the experience of watching free channels so frustrating, that spending so many bucks on this software will become useless.
As the video will buffer then play few seconds, then freeze, buffer, then play for few seconds, which will make it very annoying to watch the TV shows. This software can cost anywhere from 40 - 90 bucks. Or you can even get some other software of these sort for free.
However, be careful that you don't download any malware or viruses along with the software. Once you have this software install it, restart your machine, and then open the software.
You will get an interface which will provide you with over thousands of TV channels and many radio stations that you can access for free. You can even make a playlist of your favorite TV channels, so that you don't have to spend too much time surfing from these thousands of channels.
Some More Things You Should Know About
If you think that these software will allow you to watch HBO or MTV for free, then you are greatly mistaken. As these kinds of channels are paid, and if you wish to watch them on your TV then get a TV tuner card or cable TV service.
Among the thousands of channels which you get to see using such a software, there will be many channels in many languages. However, the TV shows you will get to see are old, popular TV shows, which are being broadcasted again.
Many users complained that the video quality of the channels is not good, except only few channels which come in good quality. Same goes for the audio quality too. The reception and connectivity for most political channels and news channel however is good. Many users also claimed that the money back guarantee these software offer is not paid attention to.
So, if you wish to watch free TV channels then you can consider downloading a free satellite TV for PC software or buy a similar software, as it is a one time investment. However, remember that these software can't really replace cable-like quality or provide the paid channels.