OTA

Last Update Date : Jun 22. 2018

  Over-the-air (OTA) digital TV broadcasting uses the same frequencies as analog TV. Consequently, many standard, outdoor TV antennas pick up OTA digital TV (DTV) channels with no problems.

To determine if your current antenna will get DTV broadcasts, you should find out whether your local DTV broadcasts are on VHF (channels 2-13) or UHF (channels 14-69). If your DTV channels are on UHF and you already get good UHF reception, your present antenna will probably work fine. The same holds true for VHF DTV reception. Note that in some markets, both VHF and UHF channels are used for DTV broadcasts.

Note: If your TV has a built in HDTV tuner, you can connect your antenna directly to your TV and receive OTA DTV.  If your TV does not have a built in HDTV tuner, but is HDTV ready, you must connect your antenna to a DTV set top box tuner or receiver such as the Samsung SIR-T451, SIR-T351, SIR-TS360, or H10S to receive OTA DTV. The set top box is then connected to your TV.

For more information about DTV and HDTV, click HERE to view the Samsung Interactive DTV Guide.

Thank you for your feedback!

Not finding what you're looking for? We're here to help.

Online

Live Chat

We’re available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through Live Chat

Email

Please send us an email for general questions or technical support and we will reply within 24 hours.

Track Your Service

Find out how to track your service online.

SmartThings Support

Please send us an email regarding SmartThings inquires. Assistance with Hubs, Kits, Sensors and Outlets.

How-to-Videos

Watch and learn how to get the most out of your Samsung products!

Samsung Members Community

Join the Samsung Members community! Peer to peer support for mobile phones.

Online Service Request

Find out how to submit an Online Service Request.

Call

1-800-726-78641-800-SAMSUNG

Mon - Sun : 8:30 AM -12 AM (EST)
7 days a week, 365 days a year

Online Shop1-855-254-4747

info.seca@samsung.com
8:30am – 12:00am midnight (EST)
7 days a week, 365 days a year.

1-800-726-7864SmartThings Support

Mon-Sat: 11:00 am – 8:00 pm (EST)

* For any printer related enquiries please visit the HP website .

Face-to-face support

Samsung Support Centers

Find out more about how you can get face-to-face help.

Smart Service

Find out more about Smart Service.

Contact Us