[linux-dvb] 8PSK cards

Robert Schlabbach robert_s at gmx.net
Wed Sep 7 23:46:03 CEST 2005


From: "Jim Jowski" <jowski at sbcglobal.net>
> Anyone have a list of dealers for 8psk cards?

Do you mean for DVB-S2 reception? I haven't seen cards either, only heard
of two DVB-S2 demodulator chips: The Conexant CX24116 ($25 a piece) and the
ST Microelectronics STB0899 ($12 a piece).

Reaction from PC card makers seems to be: "There are only encrypted
services transmitted via DVB-S2 right now for which there are no CAMs
available, so why bother making a DVB-S2 card for the PC?"

Regards,
--
Robert Schlabbach
e-mail: robert_s at gmx.net
Berlin, Germany




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