set of equipment for receiving satellite television consists of a receiving antenna, converter, cable and the most important and expensive parts - the receiver.It is the choice of the receiver ultimately depends, which channels you can watch.

the Russian market at the moment there are several major operators of satellite TV - "NTV", "Tricolor TV", "Rainbow TV", "Orion Express", "Platform HD».When choosing a receiver should take into account the services of the operator you want to use.
«NTV +».To view the channels that suit the operator receiver, able to work with the coding Viaccess.Note that the more different encodings receiver support, the more the number of satellites it can work m
ore expensive and, consequently, cost.Most receivers have a special slot, allowing you to connect additional modules to work with different encodings.
«Tricolor TV".They use specialized receivers capable of operating with encoding DRE.As an option, the purchase DRE-module inserted in any receiver with CI-slot.This slot is and on the receivers DRE, which allows, in addition to the channels' Trikrolor TV "to view and channels of other operators - with the appropriate module.
«Raduga TV."To receive channels require the receiver with integrated Irdeto-2 or a receiver with CI-slot for Irdeto-2.Suppliers recommended to buy receivers with built-in access.
«Orion Express".You will need access module under the Irdeto CI-slot or receiver with built-in.It is better to choose a receiver that supports encoding Irdeto and Irdeto-2, which will take TV "Orion Express" and "Rainbow TV".
«Platform HD».High-definition television.Requires receiver capable of handling such a signal, and the access module DRE Crypt under the CI-slot.Note that to view high-definition television TV must be empowered.
The simplest receivers provide only the ability to view channels of the selected operator.More sophisticated models have a built-in hard disk and can record TV programs.For reliable operation, it is recommended to choose the model receiver, recommended specific operator.