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Digital Stream Digital-to-Analog Converter w/ Pass-through

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DTX9950

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Product Summary

Get digital.

Make your existing analog TVs compatible with DTV with this digital-to-analog converter. If you're not quite ready to buy a new DTV, this is the perfect economical solution. It automatically scans for digital channels, and even gives you an easy to navigate Electronic Program Guide, so you can see what's on, and what's coming up.

** This product is no longer eligible for the U.S. Government coupon redemption program. The program ended 11/9/09. **

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What's in the box

  • Digital-to-Analog Converter Box
  • Remote control
  • "AAA" alkaline batteries (AAA)
  • User's guide
  • Startup guide
  • RF cable
 

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  • Parts: 90 days
  • Labor: 90 days
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Date added Document
October 13, 2008 Digital Stream DTX9950 Digital-to-Analog Converter w/Pass-through (Quick Start)
August 22, 2008 Digital Stream DTX9950 Digital-to-Analog Converter w/Pass-through (EZ Answer)
June 10, 2008 Instalación estándar (Guía de instalación)
June 10, 2008 Standard installation (Installation guide)
June 10, 2008 Combinación de Antena/Satélite (Guía de instalación)
June 10, 2008 Antenna/Satellite combination (Installation guide)

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Digital Stream Digital-to-Analog Converter w/ Pass-through
 
3.1

(based on 520 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (159)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (114)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (47)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (35)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (165)

58%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to setup (292)
  • Easy to use (150)
  • Simple controls (149)
  • Good audio (114)
  • Great reception (108)

Cons

  • Poor quality (110)
  • Poor design (43)
  • Bad reception (35)
  • Poor performance (34)
  • Bad/no remote (24)

Best Uses

  • Home use (183)
  • Rural areas (27)
  • Rvs/mobile homes (20)
  • Home movies (14)
  • Emergency use (11)
    • How long have you owned it:
    • A month or less

       

      83% 

      (10 reviews)

      One-to-three months

       

      Three-to-six months

       

      More than six months

       
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (130), Casual user (104), Power user (76), Business owner (14), Home (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (115), Yes (7)

Reviewed by 520 customers

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4.0

Full of Features!

By RealWorld

from Denver, CO

About Me Enthusiast

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Easy To Set Up
  • Fast Setup
  • Good Audio
  • Great Program Guide
  • Improved Reception

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Home Use

    Comments about Digital Stream Digital-to-Analog Converter w/ Pass-through:

    This was the 4th convertor I have had to buy for my old JVC. These little converters seem to work 2-3 years and then start malfunctioning. This one is loaded with features like my ChannelMaster which I thought was the best I had had so far. The Digital Stream even had hours more programing info in the EPG. This is the best I've found so far and I've had a Magnavox and a RCA(worst) I got my fingers crossed to see how long it lasts

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    It's a good unit

    By Lamont

    from Bellflower, CA

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Poor In Rural Areas

      Best Uses

        Comments about Digital Stream Digital-to-Analog Converter w/ Pass-through:

        My friend has this unit, and it works well for him. I like all the extra channels he has. It views 50 or more channels,and the menu is nice. I bought one for my dad for Father's Day, but it doesn't work as well for him in Tecumseh, Oklahoma. He can only view 25 channels clear.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Digital Strem Digital Analog Converter

        By RMM

        from Maryland

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Set Up
        • Fast Setup
        • Good Audio
        • Simple Controls

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Home Use

          Comments about Digital Stream Digital-to-Analog Converter w/ Pass-through:

          Good quality and this is my second converter box. I used the first one 5yrs. ago. had no problems so I got another in 2014 for my second bedroom and dropped the cable service in that room and saved money. You will be pleased.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

           
          3.0

          Good reception but fails prematurely

          By hillbillie

          from SWVA

          About Me Power User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Set Up
          • Fast Setup
          • Good Audio

          Cons

          • Bad Capacitors
          • Manual C'fusing 4non-tech
          • Manual Is Lacking
          • No Hdmi
          • Poor Quality
          • Runs Very Hot
          • Units All Fail Premature

          Best Uses

          • Helps When Cutting Cable
          • Home Use
          • Rural Areas
          • RVs/Mobile Homes

          Comments about Digital Stream Digital-to-Analog Converter w/ Pass-through:

          Love the EPG (program guide)---it give DAYS of programming info if the station's stream is sending out that much info.
          Good reception---pulls in about 40 channels for me in a rural area of VA.

          BUT...this is my 4th Digital Stream converter because they ALL fail prematurely due to overheating/capacitor issues.
          For the price, I can't recommend it as it's def. not in it for the long haul (and I'm not over using them---no one unit is in use for more than 4 hrs a day)

          If they reduce their price by HALF or fix the issues that make them fail in under 2 yrs of light - med. use then I'd recommend them at even their current pricepoint.
          (for a converter that has a EPG that is better than all but the Dig. Stream, RECORDS to flash drive or hard drives, AND costs half as much take a look at the iView models)

          Also, be aware that the pricing at Radio Shack online is NOT what the pricing is at their stores ---i.e. the store will not match a sale price online.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          I would buy this product again and again

          By I don't have one.

          from Fort Worth, Texas

          About Me Power User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Set Up
          • Fast Setup
          • Gives A Great Tv Guide
          • Good Audio
          • Improved Reception
          • Simple Controls
          • Very Good Product

          Cons

          • None Apply

          Best Uses

          • Home Use
          • Works Great

          Comments about Digital Stream Digital-to-Analog Converter w/ Pass-through:

          I use the EPG and PREV the menu, everything about it is the best. I would not have anyother brand.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          tv on /off no way

          By tv guy

          from waukesha wi.

          About Me Enthusiast

          Pros

          • Easy To Set Up
          • Fast Setup

          Cons

          • Cant Program Remote To Tv

          Best Uses

          • Back At The Store
          • No Were

          Comments about Digital Stream Digital-to-Analog Converter w/ Pass-through:

          tried 2 different remotes and conveter boxs could not program tv to turn on/off

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Very Satisfied Customer

          By None

          from Jacksonville, NC 28540

          About Me Casual User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Set Up
          • Good Audio
          • Simple Controls

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Digital Stream Digital-to-Analog Converter w/ Pass-through:

              I purchased this converter box for my mom, and she couldn't have been more happy that she was able to see clear & various channels on her television. Thank You!

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Great Converter Box!!!!

              By Donna

              from Philadelphia, PA

              About Me Power User

              Pros

              • Easy To Set Up
              • Fast Setup
              • Good Audio
              • Improved Reception
              • Simple Controls

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Home Use

                Comments about Digital Stream Digital-to-Analog Converter w/ Pass-through:

                If you are not getting good reception, change your antenna. RCA Antennas work well. Good luck!

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                The Right Choice

                By CB handle "HuggieBare39" 10-4

                from Columbus, Ohio

                About Me Enthusiast

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Big Monthly Savings
                • Bye Bye Cable
                • Easy To Set Up
                • Excellent Picture
                • Fast Setup
                • Good Audio
                • I'm 74yrs Old
                • Improved Reception
                • More Than 22 Channels
                • Reasonable Price
                • Simple Controls
                • Very Satisfied
                • Worth Every Dollar

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Down Sizing
                  • Emergency Use
                  • Home Use
                  • To Many "bills"

                  Comments about Digital Stream Digital-to-Analog Converter w/ Pass-through:

                  I'm retired 74yr.old O.T.R. Trucker. My Television, Computer and Telephone keep me in touch with my Children, Grandchildren and Friends. Now, that I'm on a fixed income it saves me a lot of money. I don't see or foresee anything negative with this equipment.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

                  (8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  1.0

                  Stay away

                  By Midlander

                  from Midland, NC

                  About Me Power User

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Digital Stream Digital-to-Analog Converter w/ Pass-through:

                        Between households my family has owned 7 of these units purchased back when the government was offering rebates as part of the analog to digital conversion. They seemed to be a good choice back then when options were limited but over time 4 of the original 7 have failed with a 5th flaky and about to fail. There are now many more offerings on the market that have added features like HDMI connectivity, ability to record to a USB drive, and better programming guides for about half the cost. I would strongly recommend looking at other options due to the failure rate of these units and lack of newer functionality.

                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

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