This section contains technical support notes on Satellite TV in the UK.
Please note TV In The UK which summarises the options for receiving TV in the UK, and also attempts the impossible task of explaining the differences between FreeToAir (FTA), Freeview, FreeToView (FTV), Freesat, and FreesatFromSky, which are also listed in the AV & TV Glossary.
There is also Choosing A TV, intended as a useful starting point for buying a new TV.
Also, if you are interested in exploring further some of the mathematics supporting these pages, you may
find this Excel spreadsheet useful: