ATSC 3.0 is a legitimate upgrade to the broadcast television experience. It's like streaming, but for over-the-air TV and could be a game-changer... Read more on SCREENRANT
The good news is you won't need to climb back on to your roof or into your hot dusty attic to install a new antenna to get the next generation of ATSC over the airwaves Free TV.
But you will need a new TV with a TV Tuner that is ATSC 3.0 ready.
Soon there will be cheap boxes everywhere for sale that you can add to your older TVs. This will let them also tune into ATSC 3.0 programming.
If you have not yet tried installing a larger antenna on your attic or roof, now may be a great time to think about it while you are stuck at home.
Larger long range antennas work so much better than the inexpensive indoor type. Unless you live right around the corner from the major network transmitting towers.
A high quality long range antenna can give you full access to channels like CBS, ABC, NBC, FOX, PBS, THE CW plus more. All in super high quality 1080p HD from local affiliates.
This means local weather, sports and news. And ATSC 3.0 will soon offer stunning 4K UHD picture quality over the airwaves.
Check out this HD TV antenna guide for some useful tips for a picture perfect installation →