The technical terms used by the television industry, manufacturers and stockists when talking about the switch to digital can be very confusing. This glossary is designed to help demystify the jargon.

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Digital Free-To-Air TV
Digital free-to-view air TV consists of the TV channels available via analogue television (SBS ONE, ABC 1, 7, 9 10), as well as additional channels (such as ABC2, ABC 3, ABC News 24, SBS TWO, 7TWO, 7mate, ONE, GO!, GEM, ONE, ELEVEN). The platform for digital free-to-view air television is called Freeview.
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