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.
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Sony Wega 42" XBR Plasma TV with built-in HDTV tuner
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 lifelike pictures and digital sound. The higher resolution produces clarity like you have never seen from a picture tube. Films retain their original width, enhancing your home theater experience. Imagine seeing more of a football field or a scenic panorama!
"Guide to HDTV Systems," by Conrad Persson
"The Guide To Digital Television," by Michael Silbergleid, Mark J. Pescatore
In this article, we'll take a close look at HDTV and what you get with HDTV. We'll also explain the equipment needed and talk about what you should consider when
purchasing a set. There's also a huge link section so that you can learn more!