Premiership on satellite

By | 2012-06-27T10:35:39+00:00 June 27th, 2012|

Here at Spectrum AV we have figured out another way to view Premiership football without paying Sky's astronomical monthly subscription. For a once off installation fee of around €1500 and a yearly renewal fee of around €500 we can provide you with all Premier League football, champions league, FA Cup and much more. You will need broadband in your premises to avail of English commentary. This will all be explained during a free site survey. Please contact us for details.

Tips for the week

By | 2012-06-08T21:39:37+00:00 June 8th, 2012|

Don't believe Sky Digital. Sky are saying they're ready for the digital switchover ; yes but you have to pay every month for it !They are also saying enjoy RTE Two in High Def. Yes but you have to pay even more every month for it. €15 extra on top of a minimum €25 a month for basic subscription. Always read the small print. With Saorview RTE Two High Def is FREE !   If you see October 24th in the corner of your TV screen you need to get a move on and upgrade your viewing to [...]

Why is October 24th coming up on the screen ?

By | 2012-06-08T21:20:10+00:00 June 8th, 2012|

Some of you may have noticed a bug on the corner of your TV screen when you're watching RTE 1, RTE 2 or TG4. At Spectrum AV we have gotten some calls, what's the October 24th thing on my screen ? What's that annoying yoke on the tele ? Why can't I see the score on the macth ? Well, that's RTE's way of reminding the public that the analogue switch off (ASO) is at 10am on October 24th. If you can see this icon on your screen than you need to act, either get a set top box [...]

European Championships in High Definition

By | 2012-06-01T16:11:33+00:00 June 1st, 2012|

As the 2012 European championships draws ever closer it is an exciting prospect that for the first time on Irish terrestrial television all the matches can be viewed in high definition. A lot of shops, cafes and publicans have capitalized on this and have had Saorview or Saorview/satellite combi boxes installed for the big occasion and as there is not a monthly charge for these type of boxes it makes it a very attractive feature for retail. A simple USB stick can be connected to one of these boxes so that a match can easily be played back [...]