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Will I need to replace my Sky HD Box to get 3D?

No. British satellite broadcaster Sky will be launching a full 3D TV service this autumn – but existing subscribers to its Sky HD service won't need to replace their Sky HD boxes to take advantage of the new broadcasts.

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All they'll need to do is subscribe to the new service and request a downloadable update from Sky, which is sent to the user's box to upgrade it for use with the new 3D programmes. Simple.