How do I get Saorview in Ireland?
In order to get Saorview you need to connect a Saorview box or Saorview TV to an aerial. Most TVs come with Saorview built in or you can adapt your existing TV with a set top box.
What Saorview channels are available in Ireland?
With Saorview you get access to channels from RTÉ, TV3, and TG4 – the best in Irish content and the most watched TV programmes in Ireland, all for free. Plus you can listen to radio and access digital Aertel. Plus, you will get access to over 100 free TV channels from the UK.
How much is a Saorview box in Ireland?
between €150 and €200
How much does Saorview Connect cost? Saorview Connect is free to use, however the set top box needed to access it usually costs between €150 and €200. If you need to buy an aerial it’ll set you back around €20 or €30 at most while a satellite dish will cost you around €100.
Can you use Saorview without an aerial?
Yes, you need an aerial to receive Saorview Connect, as well as connecting to broadband.
Do all smart TVs have Saorview?
Most TVs come with Saorview built in or you can adapt your existing TV with a set top box. In order to get a good signal we recommend you connect your Saorview equipment to an external aerial in the roof but make sure your cabling is of a good quality.
What aerial do I need for Saorview?
You DO NOT need some form of special aerial to get Saorview. A bog standard UHF Aerial is all you need along with either an Approved Saorview Set Top Box / TV or an Mpeg4 & HD compatible set top box or Television also (suitable for receiving Digital Terrestrial Audio & Video).
What is the best Saorview combo box?
Collection: Saorview Set-Top Boxes
- Ferguson Ariva 154 HD combo.
- Tiviar Alpha+ Plus Triple Tuner Combo (With 1TB Hard Drive)
- Amiko Mini Combo Extra H.265/HEVC (DVB-S2 + DVB-T2/C)
- Zgemma H7S 4K UHD + 500gb HDD.
- Amiko Mini Combo Extra (Manufacturer refurbished)
Can you get Saorview through WIFI?
Lots of features like remote record are on their way in 2019. This is our first product which you can connect to an aerial and the internet to get the full Saorview Connect experience. Welcome to the Future of Free TV. Check out our FAQs for more information on the best ways to connect to the internet.
What is the best Freeview box in Ireland?
These are the best TV set-top boxes from our tests:
- Best Freesat box: Freesat 4K Recordable TV box.
- Best Freeview box: Humax Aura.
- Runner-up Freeview box: Humax FVP-5000T.
- Best Freeview box for 4K: Manhattan T3-R.
- Best budget Freeview box: Manhattan T2-R.
What’s the difference between Saorview and Freeview?
Saorview is ‘freeview’ in Irish. It is the new free digital terrestrial television service. To receive Saorview you need an aerial and either a Saorview ready TV or a Saorview ready set-top box. With this you will receive your favourite Irish channels and more in digital quality.
Does a smart TV need a Freeview box?
You’ll need to connect your Smart TV to both broadband and your TV antenna to get Freeview On Demand. While all Smart TVs work with a UHF aerial, only Dual Tuner models will connect directly with a satellite dish.
What is Saorview?
Saorview gives access to the best in Irish TV, and with certain products, you could access free channels from the UK. Whatever TV you love, Saorview has lots of it from soaps, drama, sport, travel, chat, documentaries, reality, and more besides.
Is TVTV channel lists affiliated with Saorview?
TV Channel Lists is not affiliated with any TV provider/channel and cannot answer questions regarding your TV service. Saorview is the national free-to-air digital terrestrial television (DTT) service in Ireland. ‘Saor’ meaning free in Irish Gaelic.
What can you watch on Saorview?
The TV you love. Saorview gives access to the best in Irish TV, and with certain products, you could access free channels from the UK. Whatever TV you love, Saorview has lots of it from soaps, drama, sport, travel, chat, documentaries, reality, and more besides.
How do I get Saorview on my TV?
Choose a Saorview Approved TV or connect a Saorview Approved box to an existing TV. Either way, connect to an aerial and start watching for free. Choose a Saorview Approved combi TV or connect a Saorview Approved combi box to an existing TV.