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DB2 Multi Directional HDTV Antenna
DB2 Multi Directional HDTV Antenna
Best Digital TV Converter Box
The Top Ten HDTV Converters for 2008
According to Consumer Reports

Local, "full-power" TV stations must stop broadcasting analog signals and swtich to digital, HDTV (High Definition TV)  format on February 17, 2009.  Old analog TV sets will no longer be able to view over the air TV without special digital converter boxes.  The Federal Government is offering two $40 coupons to help consumers purchase these converter boxes.  Consumer reportes ranked 14 different converter boxes in their latest issue.
These are the top four digital converter boxes that the editors at Consumer Reports say are "capable of picture quality that comes close to a good quality DVD."

Top 4 Converter Boxes for Picture Quality 
Tivax STB-T9
Lasonic LTA-260
Sansonic FT300A
Microgem MG2000

The Next 6 ranked "Better" meaning picture quality is better than most analog broadcasts

Philco TB100HH9
Magnavox TB100MW9
Artec T3A Pro
 Insignia NS-DXA1
Zenith DTT900  RCA DTA800B 


Bottom 4 Converter Boxes Ranked "Acceptable"  where  the picutre quality is similar to Analog but with some flaws.

Digital Stream DTX9900
Digital Stream DSP7500T
GE 22730 GE 22729
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DB2 Multi Directional HDTV Antenna DB2 Multi Directional HDTV Antenna 
  • Named "The Highest Performing Indoor Antennas" from HDTV Primer.
  • Receive uncompressed, over-the-airHDTV signals from local affiliates.
  • Better HDTV picture than cable or satellite.
  • Range: 1-30 Miles
  • Great for indoor, outdoor and attic use.

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