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The Best TV Antennas of 2016

315WmingcQLAn antenna for your TV is a great way to get FREE TV. A recent informal survey on the Cord Cutters News Facebook page showed that on average, respondents pulled in an impressive 48 free over-the-air channels. An antenna can get you everything from movie channels and classics to new local stations offering 24/7 weather and news coverage in addition to your network channels like CBS, FOX, and ABC.

Before you pick one of these antenna we suggest you use AntennaRecommendations.com to help you pick out the right antenna for you. Just enter your address and it will tell you if you need a indoor our out door antenna.

Here our Indoor Antenna Recommendations In Not Particular Order: (Keep scrolling down for outdoor antenna.)

TERK Amplified Indoor HDTV Antenna

From Amazon:

  • Supports up to 1080i HDTV broadcasts for high-quality picture and sound – within 45 miles of the towers.
  • DISCLAIMER: Reception quality and channels received will depend on distance from towers, broadcast power, terrain and other factors.
  • UHF and VHF elements for reception of all available broadcasts (channels 2-69)
  • Highly directional UHF element reduces signal interference – delivers maximum gain
  • Integrated amplifier boosts weak signals and preserves signal purity
  • Great complement to streaming players and a dependable source when storms knock out cable or satellite television
  • Designed and engineered in the USA and meets or exceeds CEA performance specifications for indoor antennas

You can find this Antenna on Amazon here:


Mohu Curve Antenna

From Amazon:

  • Free TV For Life: 50 mile range HDTV Antenna to access High Definition Over-the-Air TV channels without a cable or satellite subscription, including ABC, CBS, NBC, PBS, Fox, Univision and more
  • Multi-Directional HDTV Antenna: Clear picture in full 1080 HD, no “pointing” needed
  • Easy Installation: Lay flat, stand upright or mount on wall, comes with included stand and 16 ft. high performance cable

You can find the Curve on Amazon here:

MAGIC STICK TV – FREE HD CHANNELS (Great for travel/camping/etc)

From Amazon.com:

  • Get High Definition TV Broadcast Channels for FREE!
  • Use Indoor or Outdoor. Weatherproof design.
  • Perfect for Homes, Boats, RV’s, Camping and more!
  • $0 Monthly Bill.
  • 60 Mile Range, Depending on location and terrain.

You can find the Magic Stick on Amazon here:

Outdoor Antennas:

Mohu Sky 60 Antenna

From Amazon:

 

  • Free TV For Life: 60 mile range HDTV Antenna to access High Definition Over-the-Air TV channels without a cable or satellite subscription, including ABC, CBS, NBC, PBS, Fox, Univision and more
  • Crystal-Clear TV for Free: CleanPeak Filter technology filters out cellular and FM signals resulting in low noise, a clearer picture and access to more free hdtv channels in 1080 HD
  • A Completely New Take on the Roof Top / Attic Mounted HDTV Antenna: derived from advanced US military technology, includes 30 ft. high performance cable and comes with dual powering options – USB or power cube

You can find the Sky 60 on Amazon here:

ClearStream 2V Indoor/Outdoor HDTV Antenna with Mount – 60 Mile Range

Antenna ClearStream

From Amazon:

  • Best performance among all antennas rated in the 60 mile category [NOTE: location, obstructions, and building materials affect reception]
  • Receive free TV from networks like ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, CW, PBS, Univision, MeTV and more in FullHD 1080 where available
  • Dedicated UHF and VHF multi-directional elements deliver range and reception in less than ideal locations
  • Includes ClearStream 2V Antenna, 20in mount, all-weather mounting hardware, and instructions (coaxial cable sold separately)
  • Lifetime warranty on parts

You can find this antenna on Amazon here:

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2 Responses to The Best TV Antennas of 2016

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    tommyr March 10, 2016 at 1:24 pm #

    I can tell you that the Stellar Labs 30-2430 HDTV 80 Mile Deep Fringe Bowtie Television Antenna works GREAT! Just got one. I’m 65-70 miles north of NYC and getting some stations in from there. Not all yet but I need to reposition it a little here and there to get more. Maybe raise it up some more. Works great!

    I have to cut the cord, Time Warner is getting ridiculous with their price increases. It never ends with them.

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    Bill Eastman June 21, 2016 at 8:50 pm #

    Winegard FL5500A is the best indoor antenna I’ve tried in Austin, TX. It is designed for UHF and VHF.