Enjoy Digital DVB-S2 Satellite HDTV Pay TV Channels

By | August 30, 2011

The leaps and bounds of computer networking have made a variety of entertainment options ubiquitous in this modern age. Watching satellite digital TV on your PC has never been easier. To be sure, you can make your choice of the mode through which you prefer to enjoy your favorite program.

The question is how many satellite TV channels you can legitimately access on your computer. Digital TV On PC service offers you many types of programs including, sports, educational, discovery channel, geo world TV, shopping channels, hunting, news, movies, music videos and much more. However, some excellent or amazing tv channels need pay monthly fees. So how to watch digital satellite pay TV on PC would be a topic that many satellite hobbyists and hunters are interested.  Firstly, watching satellite digital TV on your computer requires a DVB S2 card, Smart Card, CAM. It seems a little complex, but it is worthy you doing that. Finding a suitable DVB s2 card would save a lot of time and money when encrypting the Pay TV. Now we would introduce a several DVB S2 cards with CI. All of them will allow you enjoy digital DVB S2 satellite HDTV pay TV channels.


The TBS 5980 USB DVB S/S2 TV Qbox CI is fully compliant with DVB-S and DVB-S2 broadcasting standards. With built in CI module, you need open your desktop and insert your subscription card directly. Of course, it would be the best solution for external USB TV card for laptop. The key highlight of this DVB S2  USB TV box is with CI and DiseqC motor support. It works perfectly with Window Media Center, Linux MythTV and other DVB applications.

AnySee E7-S2 DVB-S/S2 USB TV Box with CI

DVB-S2 USB box with built in CI module, This is another excellent DVB S2 CI card. No need for full height PC cases or having to go at the back of your PC to insert your subscription card, you can even use it with a laptop. Enjoy scrambled high-definition quality satellite channels by inserting a CAM and smart card.A C-Band or Ku-Band satellite dish with LNB is required. To view Pay TV channels, you need a compatible CAM and subscriber card.


The NetUP Dual DVB-S2-CI is a professional DVB-S/DVB-S2 PCI-e card designed for high-density appliances such as DVB-IP gateways, home theaters, satellite Internet systems, etc. In contrast to standard DVB-S cards, NetUP’s Dual DVB-S2-CI provides fourfold density – two DVB-S/S2 receivers and two Common Interface (CI) slots occupy only one PCI-e slot. The high density allows saving space on installation and using the card for satellite signal reception in confined environments. For example, a standard 1U rack-mount server with two PCI-e slots can receive and fully decode 4 satellite transponders, such as NetUP’s IPTV Combine 4x or DVB-IP gateway 4x

AzureWave DVB-S2 CI PCI Card

The AD-SP400 DVB-S2 CI card is a DVB s2 card with PCI slot. It supports low profile and low setup computer. There is a common interface on the right side f the card.A C-Band or Ku-Band satellite dish with LNB is required. To view Pay TV channels, you need a compatible CAM and subscriber card. However, until now SelectTV and Aurora services using Irdeto I/II CAMs are known to work with this device. Other CAMs are still waiting for test.

Please note these DVB-S devices rely on an appropriate CAM and official subscription cards to descramble PayTV services. As the PayTV providers may make changes to the encryption system or the format of the material broadcast, so please make sure the DVB S/S2 TV card if are well compatible with the functionality of these devices with any PayTV services. Notwithstanding anything anywhere else said, these devices are therefore only guaranteed to work with un-encrypted services.

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