How to connect a Set Top Box to a Tube TV to watch digital broadcasts

How to connect a Set Top Box to a Tube TV to watch digital broadcasts

tv connection and set top box

Curious how to install set top box to tube TV for clear digital broadcasts? Check out the easy steps in the following article.

Television has been one of the home entertainment media since time immemorial.

There are many channel broadcast television and entertain viewers at home.

Unfortunately, analog television broadcasts are getting worse day by day.

So how do you make television broadcasts clear? The answer is using digital broadcasts.

Well, for those of you who still have a TV tube at home, don’t worry, okay?

Currently, there are many advanced technologies that you can use to capture digital broadcasts.

Here’s how they set up set top box to tube TV to broadcast digital TV.

How to Attach a Set Top Box to a Tube TV

How to Attach a Set Top Box to a Tube TV


Installation of sand top box (STB) to digital TV is usually easier.

However, how to install an STB to an old tube TV model is no less easy, that’s it.

You can follow the steps on how to install a digital TV that Rumah123 has summarized below.

  1. Prepare sand top box (STB) and analog TV you have.
  2. Make sure that the type of STB you have is DVB-T2 which supports the antenna connection on analog TV.
  3. Make sure the analog TV is in good condition off or turn off.
  4. Disconnect the antenna cable attached to the back of the TV tube.
  5. Then connect the antenna cable section to the port that is usually called “ANT IN” on the back of the STB.
  6. Next connect the HDMI cable section of the harbor STB to existing analogue TV.
  7. If it turns out that your analog TV does not support the HDMI connection, you must first connect it with an AV cable that has 3 ends of red, yellow and white connectors.
  8. Then make sure that the STB and analog TV are connected to the mains.
  9. You can try to turn on both and see the display on the analog TV screen.
See also  8 Ways to remove guests kindly, don't hesitate!

After the two products, namely analog TV and STB have been installed, it is time for you to install channel TV to get digital broadcasts in the following way.

  1. Enter the analog TV settings section.
  2. Select the AV display mode menu.
  3. After the STB menu appears, select the channel search option.
  4. Digital channels begin to appear on the television screen and begin to connect.
  5. Then select the backup mode so that you can enjoy the broadcast every day.
  6. Finally, you can watch digital TV broadcasts from the TV tube without any problems.

When will analog TV broadcast stop?

digital television broadcast


The government through the Ministry of Communication and Information (kominfo) will gradually replace analog TV channels with digital TV starting from April 30, 2022.

The government has also distributed electronic goods in the form of set top box (STB) is free for the underprivileged community.

The STB distribution is also being carried out in stages from March 15, 2022, with a final target of April 30, 2022.

Thus, the government hopes that people can watch entertainment through television with a clear picture.

List of Termination Areas for Phase 1 of Analogue TV Transmission

There are approximately 54 regions that can no longer watch analog TV broadcasts starting on April 30, 2022. Here is a partial list of regions.

  1. Aceh-1: Aceh Besar District, Banda Aceh City
  2. Aceh-2: Sabang City
  3. Aceh-4: Pidie District, Bireuen District, Pidie Jaya District
  4. Aceh-7: North Aceh District, Lhokseumawe
  5. North Sumatra-2: Karo Regency, Simalungun Regency, Asahan Regency, Batu Bara Regency, Pematangsiantar City, Tanjung Balai City
  6. North Sumatra-5: Dairi District, Pakpak Bharat District
  7. West Sumatra-1: Solok Regency, Sijunjung Regency, Tanah Datar Regency, Padang Pariaman Regency, Agam Regency, Padang City, Solok City, Sawahlunto City, Padang Panjang City, Bukittinggi City, Pariaman City
  8. Riau-1: Kampar Regency, Pekanbaru City
  9. Riau-4: Bengkalis Regency, Meranti Islands Regency, Dumai City
  10. Jambi-1: Batanghari Regency, Muaro Jambi Regency, Jambi City, Sarolangun Regency
  11. South Sumatra-1: Ogan Komering Ilir Regency, Banyuasin Regency, Ogan Ilir Regency, Palembang City
  12. Bengkulu-1: Central Bengkulu Regency, Bengkulu City
  13. Lampung-1: South Lampung Regency, Central Lampung Regency, East Lampung Regency, Pesawan Regency, Pringsewu Regency, Bandar Lampung City, Metro Island City
  14. Bangka Belitung-1: Central Bangka Regency, Pangkal Pinang City
  15. Riau Islands-1: Bintan Regency, Karimun Regency, Batam City, Tanjung Pinang City
  16. West Java-2: Garut Regency.
  17. West Java-3: Cirebon Regency, Kuningan Regency, Cirebon City
  18. West Java-4: Ciamis Regency, Pangandaran Regency, Tasikmalaya Regency, Banjar City, Tasikmalaya City
  19. West Java-7: Cianjur Kabupaten Regency
  20. West Java-8: Majalengka Regency, Sumedang Regency
See also  6 simple bamboo fence design inspirations for your minimalist home


That’s how to install it set top box to a TV tube to connect to digital broadcasts.

Hope useful, yes!

Find more interesting articles only at

Looking for accommodation around Bogor? Harvest City could be another interesting choice, that’s it.

Get convenience to meet your property needs, because will always be #AdaBuatYou.