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TBS 6220 PCI-E DVB-T2/T TV Tuner Card is a digital terrestrial tuner card, which allows you watch

image TBS6220

free-to-air digital Terrestrial TV and digital Stereo radio on PC. This DVB T2 PC TV card is ready with windows BDA driver and Linux driver. It’s ideal for watching UK Freeview SD and HD channels on your PC.


  • 1X PCIe Interface
  • Both DVB-T2 and DVB-T are supported
  • DVB-T2/ T Modulation Type: QPSK, 16QAM, 64QAM, 256QAM
  • Low Profile Size

Components Used

  • NXP18272(Tuner)
  • SONY CXD2820(Demod)
  • SAA7160

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03:00.0 Multimedia controller [0480]: Philips Semiconductors SAA7160 [1131:7160] (rev 03)
Subsystem: Device [6220:0002]
Control: I/O+ Mem+ BusMaster+ SpecCycle- MemWINV- VGASnoop- ParErr- Stepping- SERR- FastB2B- DisINTx-
Status: Cap+ 66MHz- UDF- FastB2B- ParErr- DEVSEL=fast >TAbort- <TAbort- <MAbort- >SERR- <PERR- INTx-
Latency: 0, Cache Line Size: 4 bytes
Interrupt: pin A routed to IRQ 19
Region 0: Memory at fdb00000 (64-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=1M]
Capabilities: <access denied>
Kernel driver in use: SAA716x TBS
Kernel modules: saa716x_tbs-dvb

Making it Work

See TBS driver installation

IRQ Issues

See TBS driver installation#IRQ_Issues

Sample Kernel Output

[10.363175] [drm] Radeon display connector VGA-1: Found valid EDIDDVB: registering adapter 0 frontend 0 (TurboSight TBS 62x0 DVBT frontend)...

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