External digital cable TV Tuner HDTV receiver, cable TV set top box (stb) QAM with HDMI, and composite video outputs, closed captions and RF analog pass through.
The DCT410 is a state-of-the-art 64/256 QAM digital TV tuner for HD/SD Cable receiver for use with your local CATV service. Clear (unencrypted) QAM Cable signals required!
The DCT410, QAM cable TV tuner and receiver, will take high or standard definition, and convert it to analog video and audio output thus allowing use of old analog TVs.
In addition to its Stereo output, the DCT410 HDTV cable box features coaxial digital audio pass-through for Surround Sound receivers or dedicated audio amplifiers.
The tuner supports PVR (Personal Video Recording) via external USB stick/drive
The DCT410 features a user-friendly set-up guide that allows for easy channel mapping and installation. It is compatible with all Plasma Tvs, LCD monitors, Projection Tvs, Video projectors and regular analog TVs or monitors. (Verification of your A/V receiver with the tuner is required before purchasing).
Digital Cable TV Tuner (Digital Cable TV Receiver)
Typical Applications for External TV Tuners:
Monitor TV Tuner (Monitor TV Receiver)
Projector TV Tuner (Projector TV Receiver)
Home Theater TV Tuner (Home Theater TV Receiver)
Digital TV Tuner for HDTV Ready Analog TVs
This tuner receiver will tune-in only to unencrypted / unscrambled digital cable channels. It will not work with antenna.
To receive TV programs through antenna please see our p/n DCT310 and p/n DCT510.
- Decodes High-Definition and Standard-Definition signals
- Decodes MPEG-2 / AVC / H.264 / MPEG-4 video
- Decodes MPEG-1 Layer I/II and Dolby® AC-3 audio
- Clear QAM/Hollywood approved CAS
- Supports 64 and 256 QAM inputs (Require Clear QAM unencrypted channels)
- Intuitive and simple high definition user interface
- Auto scanning for QAM channels and programs
- Supports Electronic Program Guide (EPG)
- Multiple language support
- Firmware updates via cable TV network
- HDMI® and analog composite video/audio outputs
- PVR via external USB stick/USB external Hard Drive (Plug & Play type)
- RF loop through
- Remote control included
- Special Feature: The tuner come back on the last channel by itself if the power goes off
Cable TV Operators Compatibility
The DCT410 is compatible with unencrypted (Clear QAM) digital channels of major cable operators such
as Cablevision Systems Corporation, Charter Communications, Cox Communications, Mediacom
Communications Corp. and Time Warner Cable.
For maximum satisfaction we strongly suggest to contact your Cable Operator and verify the digital Clear QAM channels available
through your local service.
See the list of operators.
Read more about Cable QAM and "Clear" QAM.
Frequently Asked Questions & Answers.
Other important topics you should read about:
Digital TV Network At Home - Using The Right Materials & Accessories.
Digital TV Channel Display.
International Digital TV Standards..
The DCT410 external HDTV tuner and Clear QAM Cable receiver is an excellent device for use with
projectors and monitors featuring HDMI and Composite inputs. The TV tuner provide excellent picture and crispy
stereo sound. Very useful with Projectors, DVD recorders and VCRs without integrated TV tuner!
Owners of old analog TVs can use it as replacement for the Cable operators Digital TV
Adapter (such as Comcast Digital to Analog [DTA] Cable TV converter box) to watch Unencrypted (clear QAM) Digital Cable TV
Easy To Install
The DCT410 HDTV Receiver Digital tuner set top box is easy to install. Intuitive configuration menu, channels search wizard and simple user manual.
- P/N DCT410 External Digital Clear QAM HDTV Receiver Set Top TV Tuner Box
- IR Remote Control
- 110V AC to DC Power Adapter
- User Manual
- 3ft A/V Cable
- 3ft HDMI Cable - OPTIONAL
||ITU-T J.83, Annex B
||64/256 QAM ("Clear" QAM)
|Input frequency range
||54MHz - 860MHz
|RF Input Level
||-25 dBm to -60 dBm
MPEG-4 ASP supported
Advance error concealment
||480i, 480p, 720p/60, 1080i/30
||Auto, 16:9, 4:3 letter box, 4:3 pan scan
||MPEG layer I/II
HE-AAC V1/V2, 5.1 down mix 2 ch
|Conditional Access System
||MPEG-1 layer 1 and 2
Hollywood Approved CAS
||POWER, CH+, CH
||Green = ON, RED = STBY
|RF loop through
||High Definition Media Interface V1.0
|A/V Composite Output
||3 RCA (CVBS,A.left,A.right)
|SPDIF (Digital Audio)
||2 AAA type
|Power Adaptor Input
||100V - 250V, 50/60Hz 0.6A
|Power Adaptor Output
||DC 12V, 1.5A
|Power Consumption in Standby
||4.53”(L) x 4.41”(D) x 1.38” (H)
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