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direct to home (satellite comm.) (DTH)

Direct to Home (DTH) stands for direct-to-home satellite reception for television and radio in a private household.

With Direct to Home (DTH), the user can receive satellite programs directly from a GEO satellite using his own dish antenna, without the need for a community antenna or broadband cable network in between. The term is used in the USA, from which the term Direct Broadcast Satellite( DBS) was later derived.

Englisch: direct to home (satellite comm.) - DTH
Updated at: 22.04.2017
#Words: 69
Links: satellite, television (TV), user, geostationary earth orbiter (satellite comm.) (GEO), antenna
Translations: DE

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