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Why analog TV signal looks even worse on HDTV than on standard analog TV?

Dec 13th, 2011by Boren 5,320 views |Comments Off

HDTV is the big progress in home entertainment. But many users are watching analog TV on HDTV during the transition period from analog to digital. So lots of complaints about the picture quality of analog TV emerged.

Analog TV signals will look worse on an HDTV than on a standard analog TV. Why? Because the HDTV has the capability to display the details than a analog TV. HDTV enhances the picture both in good part and in bad part. You will get better result if the signal is clearer and and more stable. If the picture has color noise, signal interference, color bleeding or other problems, during the video processing, the HDTV will clean it up. So this may get mixed results. Read More »

What is 1080i and 1080p?

Jun 22nd, 2010by dvdxplayer 2,343 views |Comments Off

1080i and 1080p are the shorthand name for two category of video modes. The number 1080 stands for 1080 lines of vertical resolution, while the letter i stands for interlaced or non-progressive scan, the letter p stands for progressive scan or non-interlaced. Read More »