Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Just Plug It In

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Just Plug It In

Article excerpt

With Christmas just around the corner you don't want to be stuck watching a bunch of repeats on your regular TV that are well past their sell-by date.

But then again, you might not want to get yourself tied down with a contract for extra channels either.

Freeview is the digital television service which fills the gap: for a one-off payment you can have access to 30 new TV channels and 20 radio stations with something for just about everyone.

There are almost 100 products on the market right now which give you access to these services, so we've picked six of the best for you:

Digital Debut - Humax F2-Fox T, around pounds 90

One of the simplest and cheapest ways to add new channels to your TV, and all you need is a scart socket on your old set.

Sleek n Silver - Sony VTX-D800, around pounds 100

This machine features two scart sockets so you can plug in your video recorder and TV set, it also gives you access to all the digital text services - and comes complete with a remote control unit. …

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