Audio Description on Freeview

The following is a list of Freeview DTT equipment capable of receiving Audio Description:

Set-top boxes

Digital Integrated Televisions (IDTV)

A digital television that can receive audio description together with the wide range of Freeview channels (subject to coverage in your area) is now available for under 500! Here are the models to choose from:




All Panasonic plasma and LCD Integrated Digital TVs bought from the start of 2007 onwards can receive Audio Description.


Philips are intending to launch a range of IDTVs in 2008. We add information about these when they are available.

PC TV cards

Last updated: 4 March 2008
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