[mythtv-users] The end of analog - Digital Converter Vaporware?
gull at gull.us
Wed Jan 23 21:55:40 UTC 2008
On Jan 23, 2008, at 11:32 AM, Greg Mischel Smith wrote:
> As the statement says, the coupons will expire 90 days from the date
> they are issues. Coupons are not being issued yet, I believe they
> are waiting until more converter boxes are available. Nonetheless,
> they should be issued sometime in February and converter boxes
> should be in stores shortly thereafter. At least one of the
> companies is willing to take a hit and sell the converter box for
> approximately $40 (so it won't cost consumers anything). I'm sorry,
> but I cannot find the story off hand that talked about it. I also
> think the company is banking on selling its higher end model
> converter boxes which do not qualify for the $40 rebate. And again,
> their $40 model does qualify.
If any actually turn up for $40, I plan on buying one with my coupon.
That way I can find out if I can actually get an OTA HD signal before
I potentially waste $170 on an HD Home Run.
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