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How to get Freesat on NVIDIA Shield: Enjoy live and on-demand TV

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NVIDIA Shield TV is an Android-based TV box. It is a fantastic piece of technology and packs a ton of amazing features.

It is powered by an NVIDIA Tegra X1+ processor that is powerful enough to support 4K HDR content as well as AAA gaming titles.

As it is running on Android, it supports thousands of applications and games, that can be downloaded from Google Play Store. It even comes with a built-in Google Assistant.

Moreover, you can also use the NVIDIA Shield to stream games from your gaming PC to your TV via GeForce NOW.

NVIDIA Shield provides a complete entertainment hub, and if you want to watch satellite TV on it, then let’s take a look at how to do so. Here are the best ways to start watching free satellite TV on your Shield.

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Watch Freesat on NVIDIA Shield

Freesat is a great TV service that provides free TV channels via an antenna connection. It has more than 180 channels with over 20 in HD. It contains all popular channels such as BBC, ITV, Channel 4, and more.

Freesat also gives you the option to record TV shows. Moreover, there is also an extensive library of TV shows that are available on-demand. There’s even a smartphone app that lets you manage your recordings remotely.

You get all these channels and features for absolutely free. All you need to get started is a digital antenna and a tuner.

You can get a USB tuner such as HD HomeRun Connect and connect it to your NVIDIA Shield.

Next, you need an application to view the Freesat channels. You can use the HD HomeRun app that is available on the Google Play Store on your NVIDIA Shield. This app would recognize the USB tuner that we installed earlier, and you should be streaming live TV in no time.

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How to use Plex on NVIDIA Shield for watching live TV

Plex is one of the best solutions to get free satellite TV on your NVIDIA Shield. The Plex app comes preinstalled in the Shield.

To get free TV, you would need to have an antenna and a USB TV Tuner such as a Hauppauge WinTV-dual HD.

Now, open Plex on your NVIDIA Shield and you should be able to stream and even record free satellite TV channels. You would get a great experience as TV channels can stream in up to 1080p and with 5.1 surround sound.

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How to use Freeview on my TV

Freeview provides up to 100 TV channels for zero subscription charges. You can start watching free TV if you have a digital antenna connection and your TV has a built-in satellite tuner. Otherwise, you can get a set-top box from Freeview.

Freeview has a great TV guide with the option to record your favourite TV shows. Moreover, there are over 20,000 hours of content that is available on-demand on Freeview.

You can also watch TV channels on their free mobile app.

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