comcast and kbyu
bmidgley at gmail.com
Wed Oct 19 10:25:24 MDT 2011
QAM describes the digital modulation for digital tv over cable. If you
go into something like hdhomerun/mythtv, you would find it useful to
know that comcast uses QAM-256 so that is what you tell myth to scan.
On Wed, Oct 19, 2011 at 10:16 AM, Eric Jacobs <eric at chomp.us> wrote:
> On Oct 19, 2011, at 10:12 AM, Merrill Oveson wrote:
>> what's OTA and QAM?
> OTA = Over The Air
> QAM = Quadrature Amplitude Modulation, but the acronym is also used to refer to QAM tuners, not just the modulation scheme.
> Here is the difference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/QAM_(television) and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quadrature_amplitude_modulation
> Eric Jacobs
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