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 High Definition TV
High definition TV (HDTV) is digital, but it is not to be confused with DTV, which stands for digital television.
Furthermore, a TV that's capable of receiving a high definition TV signal might not necessarily be capable of displaying it as a high definition picture.
Actually, revolution and not evolution is the right word to use because since the standardization of high definition TV, television picture format remained virtually unchanged for nearly 50 years.
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 High-definition television - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Another reason for HD-MAC's failure was that it was not realistic to use 36 MHz for a high definition signal in terrestrial broadcasting (SDTV uses 6, 7 (VHF), or 8 MHz (UHF)).
When, in the late 1960s, a second TV channel and color TV were introduced in Europe, the UK dropped its 405-line TV system and France dropped its 819-line system, making all European countries agree to use 625 lines (576i) for their TV transmissions.
Citytv's CITY TV in Toronto was the first HDTV broadcaster in Canada, however very few shows are shown in HDTV beyond the well known ones such as CSI, ER, etc. as of early 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/HDTV   (3698 words)

 HDTV - High Definition TV
Standard Definition TV (SDTV): Basic digital television transmission that may be displayed with fewer than 480 progressively scanned lines (480p) in 16 x 9 or 4 x 3 format.
Enhanced Definition TV (EDTV): A Better digital television transmission than SDTV with at least 480p, in a 16 x 9 or 4 x 3 display and Dolby digital surround sound.
Your current TV will work once the DTV transition is complete but you must have a digital set-top converter box to receive broadcast signals or be connected to a cable or satellite service.
hdtv-talk.blogspot.com   (1321 words)

 Worldwide Church of God Fairfield - High Definition Television
High Definition TV is the latest technical development in the United States based on the recommendations of the Advanced Television Systems Committee.
HDTV high definition sermons from WCG Fairfield for Broadband/DSL/Cable/Satellite high-speed users...
In the United States, the push towards digital technology is being fueled by the consumer market for DVD players, Plasma TVs and digital cable and satellite programming and transmission.
pages.prodigy.net /richardburnett1/hdtv.htm   (828 words)

 high definition tv
HIGH DEFINITION TV To understand digital TV, it is helpful to understand analog TV so that you can see the differences.
An analog TV signal in the U.S. has 525 scan lines for the image, and each image is refreshed every 30th of a second (half of the scan lines are painted every sixtieth of a second in what is called an interlaced display).
Inside a rear-projection TV is a mirror that reflects an image that is projected from the front projector to the display screen.
www.geocities.com /carlganda/hdtv.html   (4459 words)

 The First High-Definition TV Sets Debut
The company says it will sell its first high-definition television receiver in May — a $6,000 receiver and tuner box that will work with many existing projector sets.
And because the definition is the result of an industrywide consensus, Gary Shapiro, head of the manufacturers association, said he hoped the Federal Trade Commission would enforce it.
For all the genuine excitement among retailers and others here about the debut of these TV's, many sets on display are in fact incomplete shells missing much of their internal circuitry.
partners.nytimes.com /library/cyber/week/011298ces.html   (1298 words)

 High definition TV
All TV stations and networks in the U.S. are required to transmit their programming only in a digital broadcast signal by the year 2006 which means high-definition television, or HDTV, is quickly becoming the norm.
High definition TV High definition tv reaching warp speeds
Great information on high definition televisions, projection tvs, plasma, home theaters and accessories for your HDTV system.
www.hdtv-hdtv.com /44-high-definition-tv.html   (393 words)

It was at the International Broadcasting Convention that 1250 line 16x9 wide screen high definition television was being demonstrated by BBC Research and Development alongside other major developments.
It seemed as if those early colour images had come to life with a reality which one had never seen before.
www.playbackhd.tv /html/hdtv_1.html   (248 words)

 BBC NEWS Technology Confusion over high-definition TV
In most corners of TV and technology industries, high-definition (HDTV) is being heralded as the biggest thing to happen to the television since colour.
Part of this is down to lack of understanding and training on the High Street, say industry experts, who gathered at Bafta in London for the 2nd European HDTV Summit last week.
But the set-top box which receives HDTV broadcasts has to plug into a display - TV set - that can show the images at the much higher resolution that HD demands, if HDTV is to be "real".
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/technology/4361543.stm   (921 words)

 HDTV battle looms - The Washington Times: Sports
Technophiles have coveted HDTV for years, fueled by the wide-angle perspective and enhanced resolution that makes a high-definition picture about five times as sharp as a standard analog TV, and digital sound that accentuates every squeak, grunt and roar.
We're doing a lot of the opposite of not only the rules of standard definition TV, but also what Mark Cuban is doing.
The outspoken owner, who does count longtime TV industry veteran Philip Garvin as his co-founder and chief operating officer, is quick to tout HDNet's extensive offerings of original programming, as well as his two-year head start.
www.washtimes.com /sports/20030914-123855-5207r.htm   (972 words)

 The FCC and High Definition TV
It is this incredible, high quality picture that makes HDTV appear to be the next generation of television systems[1].
The survey question asked, "Would you buy a digital TV set if the premium over an analog set were $1000 or less?" Out of the thousand people surveyed only 23% of the consumers said that they might buy a digital TV [30].
While the initial cost for this change is high, broadcasters are hopeful that they will be able to offset this cost in the long run.
www.cherry.gatech.edu /mot/97/group/group97_e.htm   (4031 words)

 High definition tv
High Definition Television, HDTV, can be broadcasted over the existing at the world's largest radio and TV conference in Las Vegas, US, in May.
High Definition TV There are several benefits to viewing programs in high-definition:.
TV has 525 lines per image and European TV 625, while high definition Many observers feel that the battle for high definition TV markets will be the
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 RCA F38310 Reviews
A true high definition picture which I pick up with a regular antennae is amazing.
Built in high definition tuner.Multiple connections is also nice.
Regular TV, I think the TV was set to stretch the screen to full size, was blurry, worse than regular TV that I'm used to.
www.audioreview.com /PRD_126125_2727crx.aspx   (802 words)

 HDTV Television - An Introduction
The basic concept behind high-definition television is actually not to increase the definition per unit area...
An important and critical consideration is whether the new HDTV standard should be compatible with the existing color TV standards, supplant the existing standards, or be simultaneously broadcast with the existing standards (with the understanding that the existing standards would be faded out over time).
The maximum vertical resolution promised by a particular TV system is greater than the actual observed resolution.
www.ee.washington.edu /conselec/CE/kuhn/hdtv/95x5.htm   (3247 words)

 BBC NEWS Technology Europe lines up for TV innovation
But it warns that take-up rates will be slow initially because of the high cost of HDTV sets (currently just under $5,000) and the current limited availability of high-definition content.
The cost of HD production equipment is also coming down and broadcasters hope viewers will share their enthusiasm about the superior quality of high definition images compared with standard definition.
HDTV gives superior quality images compared with standard definition TV images, but they need to be filmed on special cameras.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/technology/3652402.stm   (825 words)

 Digital TV Frequently Asked Questions
High Definition TV (HDTV) is a high-resolution picture which is digitally broadcast to compatible home TV sets.
Both High Definition TV (HDTV) and Standard Definition TV (SDTV) are transmitted using Digital TV technology.
They have a high definition feed on their primary sub-channel and their normal standard definition feed on their secondary sub-channel.
www.broadcast.net /~sbe112/dtvfaq.htm   (822 words)

 VIZIO Consumer Electronics Plasma TV, LCD TV, DLP TV, DVD Player, Accessories
The VIZIO L37 HDTV is a 37" widescreen liquid crystal high definition digital TV.
We offer a full line of Wall Mounts, High Definition Cables, Remotes and a HD Tuner for your VIZIO TV.
The L37 has a zero bright pixel defect screen with 1366 x 768 native resolution panel supporting up to 720p and 1080i HDTV as well as a WXGA computer monitor.
www.vinc.com   (104 words)

 high definition satellite tv
CCS Corporation are Direct TV High Definition Satellite TV Receiver...
High Definition TV Systems - Directv Satellite TV Systems- Free...
High Def Forum - Your High Definition Community and High Definition...
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 Sharp LC-37D6U 37'' AQUOS High-Definition LCD TV at Crutchfield.com
Sharp LC-37D6U 37'' AQUOS High-Definition LCD TV at Crutchfield.com
High-Definition TV — receives and decodes digital standard-definition and HDTV signals from over-the-air broadcasts (antenna required) and cable TV service (CableCARD&; required)
Extra charges may apply for delivery after business hours or on a weekend, or if the TV must be carried up more than 5 flights of stairs.
www.crutchfield.com /cgi-bin/prodview.asp?i=284LC37D6U   (486 words)

 PURE ENERGY INC. Audio Video Consultants
Displaying the high definition images requires a set with much greater resolution than your current analog TV set.
In 2005 it will be mandatory for all TV stations to be capable of high definition signals.
Once received, it is converted back into pictures and sound by a decoder that’s built into your high definition television or a separate set-top-box.
www.getfitrichmond.com /HighDefinitionTelevision.asp   (254 words)

 High Definition TV Programming
The Television Syndication company offers the largest number of fresh, new high definition presentations for HDTV, digital and analog channels in all countries of the world.
Don't miss a single minute of this thrilling high definition drama.
The peaceful lives of George and Neve are about to be turned upside down as their nephew Mark arrives with his thoughts on how his father died twenty years ago.
www.tvsco.com /hdtv.html   (218 words)

 Low-emission High Definition Tv
The 19-inch version.....Definition (EDTV) 480p as well as High Definition (HDTV) 1080i and 720p signals.
Low-emission High Definition Tv Low-emission High Definition Tv Low-emission High Definition Tv Early NW TV History
NUCRYST (nanotechnology) and iFire (flat-panel high-definition TV technology) 2 BW...
www.bluecombo.com /low-emission-high-definition-tv.html   (217 words)

 Amazon.com: SONY 34 Inch Super Fine Pitch(TM) XBR(R) Television KD-34XBR960: Electronics
Until High Definition DVD's are on the market this is the actual format and the highest quality picture source currently stashed on those silver disks, that's all she wrote, end of story.
It amazes me they still have the high standing name that allows them to charge so much more for their goods that just aren't as good as they used to be.
Also, my gut tells me that odds are, anyone with a plasma TV will toss the thing in less than ten years either due to burn in, fading, or a newer technology.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B0002NDFKM?v=glance   (3744 words)

 HDNut - for High Def Nuts
Direct TV should have all these stations working with them to allow consumers the beautiful HD images the networks are broadcasting instead of refusing to allow access to these programs.
I called and e-mailed Direct TV about this problem and they said they have launched a new satellite that will carry the San Francisco local HDTV stations sometime between now and the end of the year.
I contacted Direct TV and they submitted waivers to the local stations to allow me to receive the LA station feeds for HD.
www.hdnut.com   (1076 words)

 E-Vision showcases high definition TV at CABSAT 2005
In a Middle East first, the Etisalat subsidiary will use the show to demonstrate, in collaboration with Thomson, the capability of its cable network in receiving and transmitting High Definition Television (HDTV) content.
The collaboration will allow E-Vision to deploy Thomson’s HD decoder technology to deliver life-like High Definition Television (HDTV) content over its cable network.
Emirates Cable TV and Multimedia (E-Vision) is to showcase the latest in TV entertainment and technology on seven state-of-the-art plasma screens at the 11th Middle East Cable, Satellite, Broadcast, and Communications Exhibition (CABSAT 2005).
www.strategiy.com /mnews.asp?id=20050306045702   (491 words)

 Dell - Client & Enterprise Solutions, Software, Peripherals, Services
Computers, printers, TVs and other consumer electronics and accessories for you and your family.
Shop computers, servers, printers, TVs and other electronics to power your small business.
We take your gaming experience as seriously as you do.
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 Buy.com - HIGH DEFINITION TV TUNER : Viewsonic : HD10
The HD10 provides clear reception for the increasing number of high-definition and enhanced-definition TV signals available on local broadcast stations without additional subscription fees.
Simply plug the NextVision HD10 TV tuner into your HD-ready TV and you'll be receiving over-the-air digital programming in no time.
I wanted to get digital TV signals from a roof antenna for a regular TV that has an auxiliary (composite-yellow, red, white RCA connections)input.
www.buy.com /prod/HIGH_DEFINITION_TV_TUNER/q/loc/101/10365250.html   (500 words)

 Sceptre 30" High Definition LCD TV
Sceptre 30" High Definition LCD TV Sceptre 30" High Definition LCD TV Resolution:
Sceptre 30" High Definition LCD TV Home
Just got DOOM III, and on this TV is awesome.
www.plasmatvs.com /sceptx30sv.html   (199 words)

 GreenLightOffice.com - Product Block
High-definition TV features a 16 x 9 aspect ratio with PureFlat picture tube.
Presentation & Audiovisual > TVs / VCRs / Stereo Systems > Televisions/ TVs > Panasonic PureFlat 26" High Definition TV Panasonic PureFlat 26" High Definition TV
26" TV, Pureflat, High Definition, 16x9 Aspect Ratio, Silver
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 Howstuffworks "How HDTV Works"
To truly experience HDTV programming, you need an HDTV tuner and a high-resolution monitor.
If you have ever looked at one of these sets, you know that the image they display is sharper and wider -- it is more like a movie screen than it is a TV set!
HDTV has been getting media attention for several years now, and if you go to an electronics store you can see a fairly good selection of HDTV sets today.
electronics.howstuffworks.com /hdtv.htm   (168 words)

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