DSTV XtraView Installation & Frequencies (User Bands) for Multichoice Explora/HDPVR and other decoders

Please see various examples below of Multichoice Xtraview Configuration guidelines and more advanced installations using a combination of either single view decoders, HDPVR decoders or Multichoice Explora using Twin LNB with Multiswitch, SATCR LNB or DSTV SmartLNB.

Sample LNB / Decoder Frequencies below for a Xtraview x 3 Installation with 1 x Explora and 2 x HD Single View Decoders
  1. Explora 2A User Index: 0 Frq: 1210 User Index: 1 Frq: 1420 User Index: 2 Frq: 1680
  2. 1st HD Decoder 5U User Index: 3 Frq: 2040 User Index: 4 Frq: 1006
  3. 2nd HD Decoder 5U User Index: 5Frq: 1057 User Index: 6 Frq: 1108
Complete Frequency list
USER BANDS (MHz)
0;12105;105710;136315;173120;198625;2295
1;14206;110811;147116;178221;209126;802
2;16807;115912;152217;183322;214227;853
3;20408;126113;157318;188423;219328;904
4;10069;131214;162419;193524;224429;955
Port termination : UniCable ports need to be terminated with an external 75 ohm terminator if unused
Installations with Current DSTV Decoders >= 2019, 3 Decoders in Xtraview (WITHOUT RF Ports) with SmartLNB and RF Modulator with TVLink with Heartbeat VIA Smart LNB

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Installations with Decoders Pre-2018, 2 Decoders (With RF Ports) with SmartLNB and Diplexer with Heartbeat VIA Smart LNB

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Installations with decoders pre-2017 Decoders, 3 Decoders with SmartLNB and RF PORTS on decoders

Advanced 3 Decoder Setup (Setup can be reduced for less HDTV’s but example is on 3 DSTV Decoders). This type of installation includes DSTV Decoders and a SmartLNB split to 6 x displays via Combined RF to view all 3 Decoders on 6 High Definition displays – Standard Definition via RF and HD Direct Connection to HDTV

NOTE!!! We can provide High Definition Distribution to all displays on similar setups for unlimited displays/projectors – This setup will require 1 Multichoice Monthly Subscription

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Oldest Type Installation – Pre-2015 Decoders without Unicable LNBĀ  Port using Twin or Quad LNB.

Multichoice XtraView Installation Example and distribution to 3rd TV via RF (We can provide solutions to all displays via High Definition as well from Xtraview setup) – This setup will require 1 Multichoice Monthly Subscription

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