Being in Spain I am happy with Freesat and prime Spain which is mostly in english. Sky is a waste of money anyway although lots of brits are happy to pay for it. Is Spanish Netflix also mainly in english, could be a good add on.
Had my F3 for about 3 years now, even copes with spanish summers and dodgy Iberdrola elecricity supply without problems. Following the advice of this forum I have left the firmware as is and add channels manually.
Thanks for the swift reply, will keep an eye on levels, still have SD channels all day so no great worry yet. But always looking for an excuse to upgrade, thinking about a wetek play as they seem quite reasonably priced.
Is anyone else around the Gandia area finding signal levels on the main freesat sd/hd channels on 2E slightly lower than normal and fluctuating. I am not sure if slight changes in satellite position are causing this or maybe lnb or receiver on the way out.
Just a thought but are you using wireless to connect your tv, tried with my android and ended up connecting via a pair of homeplugs due to dropping wireless connection. After this, problem over and has been OK for a couple of years.
I have a telefonica line and use a Telefonica router and have never had a problem with film on (have watched all night before during heavy rain), not reconfigured in any way, no VPN or using services to mask IP. Have you tried another router? I have 8MB also but checks out around 6.5.
With 2g supposedly almost 0.5 degree west from 2e/2f midpoint(where my dish is hopefully pointed) it could explain loss of 11023 and 11053 for me. Off on holiday soon so will try and tweek it a bit when I get back. All 2g transponders except these and 10993 pretty good. Could lnb skew...
Have bought many times online and in store from Richer Sounds and cannot fault them for customer service and price. My Marantz SR4200 (receiver)still perfect after 12 years with DTS and DD5.1 as are the mordaunt short MS25is (front speakers) , who need a sub? Been a few years since I bought...