As you have probably heard, the coupons are arriving.
According to the NTIA, they will be sent out based on the
date of application and in the order in which the applications were
recieved. They are going to be mailed on a staggered basis,
not all at once and delivered by the U.S. Postal Service.
Please note that they expire in 90 days.
Several converter boxes have been added to the CECB (Coupon-Eligible
Converter Box) list over the past 2 weeks bringing the total to 54.
Unfortunatly, several of the boxes are hard to find or not
being sold yet. We have some retailer information on
The Channel Master
CM-7000 is finally on the approved CECB list and
available for purchase:
Converter Box Reviews:
We will not post reviews of converter boxes by non-professionals
because it is too subjective. You can find that type of information on
Internet forums discussing the topic. Consumer Reports
just came out with reviews of a few boxes.
Reports Converter Box Reviews
We are still getting a lot of questions about the converter
boxes and what features they have. All (CECBs) coupon-eligible
converter boxes must have the same basic, NTIA
required features . Some of those boxes have additional
features that are allowed by the NTIA such as analog pass-through,
S-video, smart antenna, longer EPGs etc. See the Additional
of Converter Box Features
There are many great features such a QAM tuner, Component
Outputs and HDMI Connections that are NOT included in the
coupon-eligible converter boxes. There are several converter boxes on
the market that do have these added features, but you can't use the
If you choose to buy one of these boxes that will replace the
here are a few non-coupon eligible converter boxes:
We have User Manuals
for these boxes:
Feel free to Contact Us
with comments or questions.
Ken from EZ Digital TV