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Freesat and FTA (Free To Air) Facts & Channel Listings

So, what are Freesat and FTA?

What’s the difference?

Well, both are completely FREE TV and radio broadcast services. There are no subscriptions or monthly charges to pay - ever.

The main difference between them is what equipment you need to receive these two different methods of broadcast.

For Freesat you need a satellite dish and satellite receiver set-top box.

For FTA (Free to Air) you need a terrestrial aerial and either a digital set top box or a TV that has the capability (IDTV) built in. In Ireland, for instance, the service is known as Saorview. In the UK it is known as FTA.

Now for the other difference - the channel line up. Both services vary in the channel line up. While the satellite channel line up (Freesat) is the same for everyone who points their satellite dish at a particular satellite (e.g. Astra 2A, 2D or Eutelsat in Europe), the terrestrial FTA channel line up varies depending on which country you are in.

If you wish to receive channels from both Freesat and FTA, you can opt for a set-top box that combines the two signals. You still need to install a satellite dish and terrestrial aerial. Both of these feed into the set-top box and are connected as a combined source to your TV.

Many of the free channels on Freesat and FTA are now in HD (High Definition).

Saorview (FTA) Channel List

RTE 1 
RTE 2 HD 
TV3
TG4
RTE News Now
3e
RTE Jnr 
RTE 1 +1

Freesat Channel List

BBC One
BBC Two
ITV1
ITV HD
Channel 4
Five
BBC Three
BBC Four
BBC HD - High Definition
BBC ALBA Scotland - Gaelic
ITV2
ITV2 +1
ITV3
ITV3 +1
ITV4
ITV4 +1
S4C Digidol (Wales)
Channel 4 + 1
E4
E4 +1
More4
More4 +1
CBS Drama
CBS Reality
CBS Action
Zone Horror
Zone Horror + 1
BET
BET + 1
News
BBC News
BBC Parliament
S4C2 (Wales)
Al Jazeera English
Euronews
France 24
Russia Today
CNN
Bloomberg Television
NHK World TV
CNBC Europe

Movies
Film4
Film4 +1
True Movies
True Movies 2
Movies4Men
Movies4Men2


Lifestyle
Wedding TV
Wedding TV asia
Information TV
Rural TV
Food Network
Food Network +1

Shopping
price-drop tv
bid tv
Pitch TV
Pitch World
Gems TV
TV Shop
Shop on TV
JML
JML Cookshop
Thane
Best Direct
Ideal World
Netplay TV Gaming channel
Smart Live TV Gaming channel
Gala TV Gaming channel
Other BBC Regions

Music
Chart Show TV
The Vault
Scuzz
B4U Music
Zee Music
Clubland TV

Children
CBBC
CBeebies
CITV
POP
POPGirl
Tiny POP
Kix!

Specialist / Education
Teachers TV
9X
Inspiration TV
Daystar TV
Revelation TV

RTÉ Radio 1
RTÉ 2fm
RTÉ lyric fm
RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta
RTÉ Choice
RTÉ Pulse
RTÉ 2XM
RTÉ Gold
RTÉ Chill
RTÉJr
Radio 1 Extra

Remember, the channel lists above are subject to change.
The Freesat channel list is not exhaustive as the content depends on which satellite you point your dish at.
You can receive channels from more than one satellite without moving your dish as, say, Astra and Eutelsat are pretty close to each other. Normally the dish is pointed at Astra 2A and the other satellites are still visible from this location.
However, a lot depends on the functionality built into the set-top box (i.e. can it mix channels from multiple satellites?).

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