22 March 2020


Free to Air and Saorview combo box is the most common way to get both Irish Saorview and free to air English and American channels. This box gives 160 + channels including main channels in high definition.

What are Free to Air Channels?

What Free to Air means is channels that are broadcast un-encrypted. This means that you can view these channels without paying a monthly subscription or using a viewing card. The reception of these free channels is totally legal.

FTA also refers to channels and broadcasters providing content for which no subscription is expected

Free TV to suit your needs. Set top box or TV. For the living room or spare room. Connected to satellite or with built in pause, rewind and record. 

In order to receive Free To Air Channels In Ireland you will need a satellite receiver or combo receiver TV box, a satellite dish and a TV aerial depending on the channels you want to watch.

Currently there are over 200 free TV Channels available to you in Ireland on the Free To Air system. These Channels include all Irish TV Channels, All UK Channels and European Channels as well as Radio Channels across the UK and Europe.

With our unique Combo Box service, you can receive both, Irish Free TV and UK Free TV! This means you get to enjoy the best of channels broadcasting in Ireland and UK, for free!

Our Combi installation service ensures that we can integrate UK Free Digital TV services with Irish Free Digital TV services such as combining Free to Air with Saorview!

Smart Sat Ireland is an independent TV satellite and aerial installation service. We have 15 years experience that cover County Meath, County Louth and Dublin.

We take pride in delivering top class satellite installations and repair service to all our customers. We specialise in Soarview and Freesat TV which includes the supply and installation of soarview/freesat box, aerial and dish.

How Free to Air installation works?

Free to Air is a satellite TV service with no subscriptions, offering digital television through a digital receiver, with over 200 TV, radio and interactive channels. 

Free to Air broadcasts from Astra 2 orbital position 28.2 east which is the same satellite that SKY use, so changing from Sky to Free to Air TV is easy. 

All you need to do is to change your SKY box for Free to Air receiver (no outside work is required).

Switch today and save!

Call us today at 086 828 9390