Ematic AT103B Digital converter box is filled with tons of features, every user may not find them useful though. But for sure, this model has got higher price v/s features ratio. We do not recommend a digital to analog converter box based solely on its specifications. Having used this model for few days, we try to find out if it’s worth a buy. Here’s our Ematic AT103B review to help you decide whether this latest product could be your next digital converter box of choice.
Very good signal reception, captures weakest signals very well. Good Video/Audio output quality. Parental control, Auto tuning, favorite channel list, program guide, multiple aspect ratios to suit TV & best viewing experience, Easy remote control, Emergency alert system, Real-time recording & multiple format USB media playback.
When it comes to signal reception, this model is definitely the better model compared to its peers at same price band. This box brings excellent audio/video output quality. We also observed that this digital to analog converter box catches even weak over-the-air ATSC signals. Video display was very clear & crisp. Hardware under the hood does decent job in video conversion and Audio/Video decoding. This model has 1080p output though HDMI and composite video through CVBS terminals. It also supports multiple display aspect ratio to suit all television screens and best TV watching experience.
We have been fairly impressed by the features offered by Ematic AT103B at this price tag. This model ticks all the right check-boxes when it comes to features. Let’s talk about this product‘s few exclusive features here. This model allows you to record real-time programs and also scheduled recording. The recorded programs will be stored on USB pen drive or external hard drive, which can be replayed through same device. This model also has got an option to pause the program and skip the advertisements, cool feature, isn’t it?
Another very useful feature in this model is parental control. You can lock inappropriate channels with a password. There are number of additional features that Ematic AT103B offers compared to its revels. All these can be easily controlled and navigated through full control remote control which comes along with the product. We must point out that the material used for this device feels durable and strong. Of course, aesthetics are of subjective matter, but we personally find this converter box is one of the attractive model out there.
Verdict: Going by the features and user experience, it’s hard to believe that this model costs below $40. This digital converter box redefines the term ‘value for money’ and is certainly a best product you can buy at this price range. It’s very difficult to suggest an alternative device at this price range which offers these much of useful features. If you’re looking for a decent digital converter box with good service life and tons of features, then Ematic AT103B should easily be your first choice.
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