Digital Television Costs


Going digital can be simple and inexpensive - a digital box costs from around £20. Most households have a choice of options and can weigh up the services they want against what they want to spend.

  • most existing TV sets can be adapted with a digital box, from about £20
  • contact your local electrical goods shop for more information on products available and how to connect them
  • you can replace an old TV with one that has a decoder built into it, known as an integrated digital TV set (iDTV)
  • between two and 10 per cent of households are likely to need a new aerial, there are a large variety available


More official information on digital television available here.


The world of television is progressing in leaps and bounds, and the forthcoming digital switchover has seen a dizzying array of digital set top boxes be released onto the market.


Such devices enable you to watch what you want to watch, when you want to watch it, and where available, in stunning HD resolution. This revolution in technology means you can have cinema style viewing in your own home, and at your own convenience. We aim to provide a guide to all the different digital options available.


If you have any questions about Digital Television, get in touch with us and we will endeavour to answer them.



Digital TV

  • The Digital Television website is not related to the old ITV Digital website.
  • If you would like more information regarding the ITV Digital website please contact them directly.


Digital TV Group Council's Statement on Intellect's Consultation on HbbTV