TracVision TV5

The Marine Satellite TV System that Combines Big Performance with Compact Size

TracVision® TV5 offers outstanding high-performance tracking and reception, as well as compatibility with circular and linear Ku-band services worldwide. Plus, with 30% greater reception than other 45 cm (18-inch) marine satellite TV systems, you’ll enjoy your favorite TV programs on your boat where few others can provide it. This rugged system is ideal for sportfishing boats or boats venturing offshore or to the islands, featuring:

  • Compatible with the most popular Ku-band satellite service providers worldwide
  • Fast satellite acquisition and rock-solid, stabilized tracking no matter what the sea conditions
  • TracVision TV-Hub, a streamlined IP-enabled antenna control unit with web interface
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  • Single coaxial cable* for power, data, and video for easy installations and retrofits
  • Proprietary RingFire™ technology for stronger signals, wider geographic coverage, and better reception
  • Low elevation angle for better tracking in northern latitudes
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  • Advanced inertial-based stabilized search for fast satellite acquisition
  • World-class warranty coverage and support

*Additional RF cables required for some configurations.

Technology & Options

Exclusive Technology

Easy Control via the TracVision TV-Hub
The innovative TracVision TV-Hub integrates the advanced functionality of the TV-series system into one streamlined IP-enabled antenna control unit with Ethernet connection and built-in Wi-Fi interface. Offers automatic satellite switching, built-in DiSEqC protocol to support linear TV services worldwide, built-in SWM-compatible technology to support DIRECTV service, and built-in DISH Pro output to support DISH Network and Bell TV service. NMEA 0183/2000 input for heading and GPS enable fastest satellite acquisition; built-in worldwide satellite library.

Superior Reception with RingFire Technology
KVH’s proprietary RingFire technology is a breakthrough in antenna design that allows TracVision to provide wider geographic coverage and better reception than with competing antennas, even in extreme weather.

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KVH TracVision TV-series Configuration Wizard
Our Wizard will help you choose the system configuration that best suits your satellite TV needs. Just answer a few brief questions to display the parts you will need and the wiring diagram for your selected configuration.
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Exclusive Linear Universal Quad LNB

Linear Universal Quad LNB configuration offers built-in GPS and autoskew option.

Easy Autoswitching

KVH’s IP AutoSwitch for multiple receiver installations delivers simple auto-switching on Dish Pro and DiSEqC-compatible services so you can easily access the channels and programs you want to watch—even when they are not on the same satellite.

Complementary SATCOM Systems

Complement your KVH TracVision satellite TV system with a KVH Tracphone V3-HTS, V7-HTS, or V11-HTS satellite communications system for fast, reliable satellite Internet and VoIP services. Operating on KVH’s global mini-VSAT Broadband HTS network, the world’s no. 1 maritime VSAT service, the TracPhone HTS-series family delivers data speeds as fast as 20 Mbps and worldwide connectivity in compact, rugged domes.

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