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Alba STB300HD

Alba STB300HD
alaScore 75

42 reviews

Oct, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 42 reviews of Alba STB300HD. The average rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Satellite Receivers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Satellite Receivers the Alba STB300HD is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 42 reviews)

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Alba STB300HD from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Satellite Receivers on

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Alba STB300HD Freeview HD Digital Set Top Box

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: Reg (



Pluged it in all was ok but within an hour kept freezing up and turning it self off, took it back to argos exchanged it for the more expensive Hitachi system so happy now

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Chris (

Not a nice piece of kit.


Had to keep on switching on and off to get it to work. Took it back to store , got a full refund.

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Cindy (

Great Freeview box


I moved here from Sweden 4 yrs ago and I could only get the 5 basic channels on my digital tv. Then April 18th arrived and I had none. This box was delivered to my home and I had no problems tuning it in, it did it itself. Now I have every channel and...

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: lanky8 (

very poor product


do not purchase this product,it freezes up all the time and you have to keep turning it off at the mains to get it to work again as you cannot use the remote to do this,this is really a bad product I have tried 3 of them and returned all

May, 2012

Consumer review by: Robert (

Not bad


The first box I received was clearly a returned one from another customer as the PIN had been entered by them and I could not get it to work.

May, 2012

Consumer review by: StephenG (

Works as advertised


Only tiny grumble is that it would be easier for novice users if the "easy setup" guide put more emphasis on the need to switch the TV's "source" to HDMI: apparent total absence of signal baffled me for an hour before I spotted the point on...

Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: Anonymous (



I got this item almost at half price in a sale and am very pleased with it.

Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: Anonymous (



Tried to deleat unwanted channels.Totally failed.E mailed manhatton-receivers ,as stated in user guide,.Manhatton replied that they DO NOT supply this item.It looks as if I am stuck with all the rubbish channels.

Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: Mark (

good for the price


Very clear good hd package, unsure however whether it is my tv or the set box that causes it to switch off on its own sometimes, this is rare and mostly happens once I am switch back from play the xbox. Switching the tv and settop and the plug usually...

Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: Greg (

No stars for this!


Utter rubbish this Alba HD tuner. Freezes all the time, have to constanlty plug and unplug in to the mains.

Mar, 2012

Product Specifications


1080p Upscaling: Yes
Built-In Modem: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): Yes
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Show View: No
Twin Tuner: No


DLNA certified: No
Ethernet: No
USB Interface: No
W-LAN Connection: No

Decoding Systems

Free-to-Air: Yes
Terrestrial:Not Applicable

Energy Information

Energy Saving Trust Feature: No

General Features

Analogue Satellite Receiver: No
Reception Standard:Digital
Table / Portable:Table