This is a digital satellite finder, what is a satellite finder? A satellite finder (or sat finder) is a satellite signal meter used to accurately point satellite dishes at communications satellites in geostationary orbit. (wikipedia). What this does is to help guide us in tracking any satellite of our choice it saves time and reckless carriage of TV's and receivers.
This product from strong i am reviewing here is a great deal to try out because it has so many functions and its user friendly.
FEATURES OF SRT DSM1 SATELLITE METER
- 3.5″ TFT LCD Screen
- DSP Technology Video Decoding: MPEG-2/4 and H.264, 1080i, 720p and 576i Resolutions, supporting PAL/NTSC/SECAM Colour
- Systems and SD, as well as HD Formats
- Advanced Spectrum Analyzer
- Measurements across pre/post-BER, MER, C/N and Signal Level in DbµV/dBm
- Constellation Analysis
- TS Record and Replay
- DiSEqC 1.0/1.1/1.2 and USALS
- Blind and NIT Scans
- Unicable Support
- Multi-Language Graphics User Interface
- PVR Functions via USB Storage Device
- Rechargeable Lithium-lon Battery (2,700mAh, DC 12.6V)
- Weight: 480g
- Dimensions (L x W x H): 105 x 170x 45mm
OPTIMIZE RECEIVED SIGNAL STRENGTH & QUALITY
with reliable measured data and live spectrum analyzer display guiding you to optimal results with minimal trial and error fine-tuning attempts.
SAVE PRECIOUS TIME
with optimal results, in record times and no fine-tuning second visits.
INCREASE YOUR MOBILITY
with a compact and lightweight, battery-operated device replacing the TV, receiver and wired power supply usually needed for carrying out installation jobs.
GO AFTER MORE BUSINESS
with referrals from satisfied customers and more free time on your hands.
OPERATING THIS DEVICE
You should installation the receiver when powering on your product for the first time after purchase.
1. Connect the power cord of the product to a wall outlet.
2. Power on by pressing the POWER button on the panel.
Main Menu-> TP Search Press OK enter the TP search, first, you should select satellite, in this picture, you also can delete, move ,and rename the satellite.
When you fixed on a satellite, then press OK the following window will appear.Use [^/v] button to move cursor, it’ll show the satellite name，Tps Packet，Lnb ，DiSEqC port . When all parameters confirm, press Blue key search the channels. You also can delete the sat or TP by Yellow key.
Main Menu-> SAT IDE If you don’t know the signal information of some usual sat, in this menu,please wait a moment, it will find the satellite identify
Main Menu-> PACKET CONTROL In this menu, you can know the strength and quality of each transponder under the satellite.
Main Menu-> DiSEqC search Press OK enter the DiSEqC search， in this menu, connect the DiSEqC port, the view will be display the sat which can connect, then you can search the channel by DiSEqC. Press Green button change LNB type.Press Blue button to go DiSEqC1.1.
Main Menu-> SPECTRUM In this menu, you can know the strength of all transponders.
(1) Press the Yellow key change DiSEqC port. Press the Blue key 22khz signal on or off， Press Red key change Polarization control Hor / Ver. Every set finished.
(2)Turn right or left to change intermediate frequency, then press the Find button can find the TP information,press twice can see the programs of the TP.
Main Menu-> Watch TV Press OK enter the Watch TV menu, in this menu, you can press the Yellow key select any satellite or press the Blue key enter the Channel/Radio menu, press the up/down key jump to next/previous channel. Press the Red button to watch Full Screen.
When you watch a program, you can press the F4 key and select PVR item to begin PVR
1) You can press the F4 key then highlight the PVR item and press the OK key to start recording while watching program.
2) After you recording a program, you can press the / key to switch to another programme and press the F1 key to record at the same time.
1)You can press the EXIT key to stop recording and you will be asked to select which one you want to exit. You can also exit all recordings at the same time.
2)If the free space on the USB HDD or USB disk is insufficient, recording will stop.
3) Watch the Other Programmes while Recording at the same time, you can only watch the programme from the same TP.
When you watch a program, you can press the F4 key and select TP PVR item to begin TP PVR. It allows record all programmes under the same TP.
Note: you need a USB flash to be able to record.
Main Menu-> PC Update -> USB Menu in this menu, you can press the / key to select the category that you like to play. The media files are partitioned into all, Stream, Movie, Music, Picture, Software and other.
Press the FIND button to display the signal finding menu，jump to Packet Control menu
Press the Scan button enter this view, select the satellite nameTP&LNB type, then you can blind search or sat search.
This is a must have for any modern installer that wants to go proffessional in installation business, having a product like this brings customers satisfaction.... you dont stress you customers by running long line of wires and seeking for powers to track a sat, this device has an inbuilt baterry that can serve you during installation, you dont need to bring out tv set or receivers all you need is just one light weight portable satmeter to get you going.
You can get this product from any Strong Accredited dealer or you can order one from me for those in Nigeria.....Use the contact form to request for your order.