Pros & Cons:
Very good signal reception, better quality output, best features and value for money. Limited free channels based on location.
If you are looking for a best quality HDTV digital converter box at a reasonable price, HomeWorx HW180STB is the one you should take a look at. Reliable electronic products maker Mediasonic came up with the latest high definition digital converter box with many advanced features. The latest device also has got some good selling edge over its peers because of its latest technology and reliable quality.
We found this device with very good over-the-air (OTA) ASTC signal reception capability than its two predecessors. This device scans the channels faster and very well picks the weak stations too. You can readily plug this device to your existing TV for a better picture and sound quality. Not just to analog TV, you can connect this device to any display systems like digital TV, computer monitor or a projector easily with its universal 1080P HDMI output connector.
The device also supports coaxial and composite outputs to connect with display units without a HDMI port. This product doesn’t need any technical expertise to set up and start using it. The picture mode can be changed to 16:9 wide screen, 16:9 Pillar Box, 16:9 Pan G Scan, 4:3 Pan G Scan, 4:3 Letter Box, 4:3 Full and Auto modes depending on the display unit screen size.
As an advanced feature, the device supports USB flash drive up to 64GB. You don’t have to buy additional USB multimedia player, the device literally reads all formats of audio and video files. A favorite channels list can be prepared with frequently watched channels for quick and easy tuning. This device also supports parental control for selected channels.
Overall the product does very well in terms of signal reception and better audio, video quality. Even this device offers some best features over other branded products at same price range. This digital converter box will surely transform your television viewing experience. It completely meets what the specification says and this product is total value for money.
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