At present many German programmes are broadcast in both analogue and digital modes. The analogue transmissions should be discontinued in the near future. Therefore it is bets to invest in a cheap digital satellite receiver
What is needed to receive Free to Air German Channels?
What satellite/s are the German TV channels found?
Most of the German language channels are broadcast from the Astra-1 cluster of satellites located at 19 degrees East of South.
Most German channels are generally found on the following satellites:
- Astra 1H 19.2°E
- Astra 1L 19.2°E
- Astra 1M 19.2°E
- Astra 3B 23.5.2°E
Although there are many more German broadcasts found on other satellites