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  • What are LCD TVs?

    As opposed to old-school televisions which use CRTs (short for cathode ray tubes) to produce images, LCD TVs use liquid crystal display technology. LCD TVs have a number of advantages such as thin designs, sharp images and bright displays.

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  • What size television is best for a living room?

    For your main television, you should aim for a display that is at least 42” wide.

  • What are 4K televisions?

    Sometimes called Ultra HD (high definition), 4K televisions are the next generation of television screen technology and deliver images which are 4 times the clarity of Full HD.

  • What are Smart Televisions?

    As opposed to regular televisions, smart televisions use your internet connection to give you access to a greater range of services and features such as streaming, web browsing and social networking.

  • What is 3D TV?

    3D televisions offer a sense of depth which is not possible in regular 2D televisions which allows for a more immersive experience. Viewers will need to wear special glasses when watching media in 3D.

  • What is HD TV?

    HD TV is the current standard of screen quality and is available in two versions: 720p (HD-ready) and 1080p (Full HD).

  • What are plasma TVs?

    Plasma televisions are very thin televisions which use tiny fluorescent lights to create a picture. This type of television technology has a whole range of advantages such as wider viewing angles, uniform brightness and vibrant colors.

  • What are LED TVs?

    LED TVs are a type of LCD TV that use Light Emitting Diodes to light up the screen as opposed to the fluorescent style of backlighting used in old LCD TVs.

  • What are the advantages of curved televisions?

    While some people argue that curved televisions are nothing more than a gimmick, in actuality they have a number of advantages over traditional flat TVs. Advantages unique to curved televisions include a more immersive experience, superior contrast and wi

  • Which type of television is the most energy efficient: LCD or plasma?

    Out of these two popular television technologies, plasma televisions are by far the most power-hungry. The most efficient LCD televisions are backlit or edge lit with LEDs.