How to Use TBS6981 Watch and Record Satellite TV Channels on TBSViewer

Introduction

TBS6981 is a PCI Express interface digital satellite TV Tuner card with two tuners for watching and recording Free to Air satellite TV on PC. The two tuners enable you to watch TV channel from one transponder/satellite while recording another channel from another transponder/ satellite at the same time. It’s ready with Windows BDA driver and works fine with many DVB software Devices.

TBSViewer is TBS OEM media Player, which bases on DVBViewer technology and enables you to explore digital television and radio programs on your home PC. It is free and user-friendly. It comes with the TBS cards and work great. Here is a manual on how to use TBS6981 DVB S2/S PCIE dual tuner TV card on TBSViewer. Continue reading How to Use TBS6981 Watch and Record Satellite TV Channels on TBSViewer

How to Watch and Record TBS6981 on DVBDream

This guide will show how to use TBS 6981 DVB S2 PCI express dual tuner TV card on DVBDream.

Step1: TV Tuner Card Hardware and Software Installation.

As an internal TV tuner card, you have to power off the computer, remove computer cover and take out cover panel of PCIe slot in which you want to put the TBS6981 satellite TV card. Insert the card in PCIe slot and fix card bracket with screw. Make sure the card fit in PCIe slot tightly. Put back computer cover. Please remember to set your satellite dish aimed at the right satellite. Connect dish LNB to PCI card “LNB IN” with cable.

The next is to install software for TBS 6981 PCIe DVB-S2 Dual TV Tuner Card. The TBS manufacturer has attached the window and Linux drivers on CD package. Take Window system as example. Insert the CD into your CD-ROM. Click “Install Driver” while auto-run appears. Choose the proper TV drivers according to your running system. Continue reading How to Watch and Record TBS6981 on DVBDream

User Manual: How to Use TBS6928 to Watch TV on Windows7 Media Center

Watching satellite PayTV programs is one of the most popular options in today’s viewing market.Hundreds of excellent channels, clear reception, and an ability to receive programming from all over the world are among the benefits of satellite TV. Though it might be a little expensive of subscription fees, people still enjoy great funs from the PayTV service. Recently TBS has developed and released a new DVB S2 card which is specially designed to watch PayTV on PC. TBS6928 is an external PCIe DVB S2 TV Card with CI  slot. It is equipped with a CAM slot at the left of the card for plug-in CAM, which ensures you to connect a CAM with a compatible Pay-TV Smartcard subscription to enjoy Pay-TV channels. This article will focus on how to us TBS6928 watch PayTV on Window Media Center. Continue reading User Manual: How to Use TBS6928 to Watch TV on Windows7 Media Center

Chart of Comparisons for TBS5922,TBSQBox3 and TBSQBox2

Below is a chart of comparisons for DVB-S2 USB TV Box TBS QBOX2,TBS QBOX3 and TBS 5922. From the table, you could see clearly the difference between the 3 versions and then choose the most suitable USB TV Qbox for you. Continue reading Chart of Comparisons for TBS5922,TBSQBox3 and TBSQBox2

Comparisons for TBS6920,TBS6921 and TBS6922

TBS6922 is the latest version of  TBS6920 series, most of the customers might have a little confusion about the difference between TBS6922,TBS6921 and TBS6920. Here we have summarized the specification of the three PCIe cards. Hope it would help you choose the most suitable DVB S2 PCIe card when purchasing. Continue reading Comparisons for TBS6920,TBS6921 and TBS6922

Difference between three of TBS TV Tuners:TBS8920,TBS8921 and TBS8922

TBS technology releases the latest version of PCI DVB S2 single tuner TV card TBS8922, most of the customers might have a little confusion about the diference between TBS8922,TBS8921,TBS8920. Unlike TBS8920,TBS8921, TBS8922 uses the latest and advanced chipset, making the card more stable and compatible with the window and Linux system. Here are a chart of comparisons for DVB-S2 PCI cards TBS 8922,TBS 8921 and TBS 8920. From it, you could see clearly the difference between the 3 versions and then choose the ideal PCI card for you. Continue reading Difference between three of TBS TV Tuners:TBS8920,TBS8921 and TBS8922

Comparisons of TBS PCIe TV Tuners

DVB-S2 PCIe TV Tuners TBS6922 PCI-E DVB-S2 TV Tuner Card
TBS6922
TBS6981 PCI-E DVB-S2 Dual Tuner TV Card
TBS6981
TBS 6984 PCI-E DVB-S2 Quad Tuner TV Card
TBS6984
TBS 6925 PCI-E DVB-S2 TV Tuner Card
TBS6925
Main Features
Tuner
Single tuner Dual tuner Quad tuner Single tuner
Connect Interface PCI-E PCI-E PCI-E PCI-E
DVB-S2/S Transponders Receiving
DVBS2 QPSK/8PSK
DVBS2 16APSK × × ×
DVBS2 32APSK × × ×
Blind Scan × ×
Symbol Rates QPSK 1-45 Msps 1 – 45 Msps 1-45 Msps 200Ksps-45 Msps
Symbol Rates 8PSK 1-45 Msps 2 – 36 Msps 2-36 Msps 200Ksps-45 Msps
VCM/ACM × × ×
HD
Multiple Transport Stream  Receiving × × ×
Generic Stream Capture × × ×
System Requirements
Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7 Linux
Windows 7 Media Center Compatible
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Tech Review of TBS TBS 5980 DVBS2 CI Qbox

TBS 5980 USB DVB-S2 TV Qbox is the fourth generation of TBS QBox series. It’s a CI TV Qbox support CAM slot. It not only enables you to watch and record Freesat HD content directly on a Windows 7 PC, but also allows work as an encrypted receiver and inserts the smart card smoothly.

Reading this article to see how people evaluate TBS 5980 CI QBox: Continue reading Tech Review of TBS TBS 5980 DVBS2 CI Qbox

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Knowledge about DVB

What is DVB?

The Digital Video Broadcasting Project (DVB) is an industry-led consortium of around 250 broadcasters, manufacturers, network operators, software developers, regulatory bodies and others in over 35 countries committed to designing open technical standards for the global delivery of digital television and data services. Continue reading Knowledge about DVB