Have you been waiting to receive Digital broadcasts over the air ? Singapore’s MDA has announced that Mediacorp free to air channels will go digital by year end of DEC 2013. Unfortunately, they chose to use DVB-T2 standard, abandoning the previous investments in DVB-T. Current digital TV sets with DVB-T Tuner is incompatible with this new standard.
The set top box is now available at some retail stores at shopping malls. The brand is Draco and it costs S$129.
Sample image captures of DVB-T2 broadcasts from Mediacorp
Below are the specs :