AFN Satellite TV Decoder and DVR

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The Exchange and AFN are working together toward a smooth signal transition process. AFN's migration dates are Nov. 28 for PAC and Dec. 12 in Europe. In most cases decoders will be available for customers several days in advance of those migration dates. It is important to understand that the new AFN7500HD decoders will not work until the HD signal migration takes place.

The next generation American Forces Network decoder enhances the TV viewing experience for individuals receiving AFN programming directly from a satellite. Record two channels and watch a third -- the first AFN Direct-to-Home Decoder with DVR function. The AFN7500HD delivers on form and function. Watch HD video and audio programming live or recorded. An intuitive on-screen program guide allows easy control of channels and features. Don't miss your favorite shows. Single or multi-event scheduled recording is just a click away. The flexible DVR (Digital Video Recorder) service, with internal hard drive, is capable of recording two background programs while recording another channel being viewed. Want to replay a portion of the video on a live channel? Rewind any currently watched channel for up to three hours. Model: AFN7500HD.

  • Integrated 700GB personal video recorder allows DVR watch-and-record for triple recording
  • SD and HD MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 AVC decoding
  • Dual DVB-S/S2 satellite tuner
  • Composite, HDMI, S/PDIF, USB, ethernet and L-band
  • Favorite channel and parental control support
  • Latest standards based chipset
  • OTA (Over-the-Air) firmware upgradable
  • An interactive program guide with program titles and synopsis
  • The ability to pause live television
  • Supports V-chip technology so viewers can select parental control parameters based upon program content
  • Closed captioning for our hearing impaired customers
  • Enhanced music-only channel display for the various AFN audio streams available worldwide
  • CE certified and works with universal power sources from 100-240 VAC 50/60Hz

  • Weight: 2.6 lb.
  • Size: package 13 x 10 x 3 in.
  • Power requirement: 12 VDC, 30W power source. Converter with US, EU and UK adapters included with decoder.
  • Items in the Box: Decoder, Remote, AAA batteries, HDMI and CVBS cables, Converter with US, EU and UK adapters.
  • Key Buttons on the Remote: Power, Volume, Record and Reserve, Closed Caption/Subtitles, content Viewing Controls, Menu, Cursor, Electronic Programming Guide, volume, Favorites, Media Selection and Program Information.
  • Precautions: Ensure you have the correct power or adaptor before powering on. Always turn off the decoder before removing the power adaptor or main cables to prevent damage. Protect the decoder from direct sunlight and high temperatures.
  • For troubleshooting information visit under the "troubleshooting" tab.
  • Address any additional questions about the unit or shipping regulations to:

Customers needing technical assistance should go to or AFN Facebook ( for step-by-step instructions on how to lock in a signal with your AFN7500HD. If you need additional help locking in a signal for either your AFN7500HD or CISCO 9865 decoder, contact the 24-hour trouble desk:

AFN Broadcast Center Technologists
DSN: (312) 348-1339
Commercial: (951) 413-2339

This satellite signal decoder can only be used by the authorized American Forces Network (AFN) audience outside of the United States, its territories or possessions to view AFN programming. Owners must register the unit annually at under the "Manage my Decoder" tab. All registrations are verified against the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System and your registration may be delayed or denied if your DEERS information is incorrect or you do not meet eligibility requirements. Information on the AFN authorized audience and AFN decoder terms of use are available at AFN reserves the right to deny access to AFN programming for ineligible individuals or those found to be violating the AFN decoder terms of use. Military units purchasing AFN-capable decoders using appropriated funds should purchase through GSA Advantage.

Online purchases of the AFN 7500HD Satellite Receiver/Decoder can only be shipped to APO and FPO addresses.

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FREE SHIPPING on all orders purchased with your Military Star Card or orders totaling $49 or more. Non-Military Star Card purchases valued less than $49 will incur a $4.95 shipping fee. Shipping/handling fees may be applied to oversized items. Delivery is restricted to overseas locations only.
AFN Satellite TV Decoder and DVR

AFN Satellite TV Decoder and DVR