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What’s the Difference between Closed Captions and Subtitles?

Dec 16th, 2009by dvdxplayer 2,593 views |Comments Off

Closed Captions (CC) are a standardized method of encoding text into an NTSC television signal. The text can be displayed by a TV with a built-in decoder or by a separate decoder. All TVs larger than 13 inches sold in the US since 1993 have Closed Caption decoders. Closed Captions can be carried on DVD, videotape, broadcast TV, cable TV, and so on. Read More »