Reference site for acronyms LED TVs.
Not sure they mean the technical specifications of the TV you want to buy?
Then try to explain as simply as possible meaning of those acronyms that are in the technical specifications. Full HD, HDMI, Wi-Fi Ready, CMR, RGB, ...
What does Full HD and HD Ready?
A TV Full HD LED TV is that you should buy. Are TV with 1920x1080 resolution, which is really appreciable with screen sizes from 40 inches and up.
The HD Ready FullHD is below, this resolution is typical of small screens or televisions very cheap. The resolution is 1280x720.
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DTT or DTT-HD?
The integrated digital tuner in our LED TV is called DVB-T. You to be an HD tuner but since we can not see the HD channels of DTT, although not many, increasingly broadcast in HD chains. It really is advisable to tune HD channels because the TV is far superior to DTT and it shows the image but is rare in HD.
Anyway, the future seems to be the DVB-T2, DVB is new evidence that is in some countries.
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That is the DVB-T/T2/C/S in LED TV?
DVB (Digital Video Brodcasting) is our TV tuner . View more info in Wikipedia:
- Satellite: DVB-S, DVB-S2 and DVB-SH
- DVB-SMATV for distribution via SMATV
- Cable: DVB-C, DVB-C2
- Terrestrial television: DVB-T, DVB-T2
- Digital terrestrial television for handhelds: DVB-H, DVB-SH
The Hertz often misleading, as each brand announces Hz differently. The image refresh visualize influences as fast moving images such as football games or action movies. Using software televisions artificially increase the soda and the value they advertise. CMR, PMR, MCI, ... to buy models from different brands we find qual is the actual refresh rate.
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What is MCI?
Motion Clarity Index is a real indicator of the clarity provided by the display to show high-speed movements. It is an invention that achieves LG with appropriate filters provide an image similar to that of higher Hz, but in reality are not the actual image refresh, which is the TV. CMR is the equivalent Samsung.
What is CMR?
To begin the "Clear Motion Rate" is the name used for Samsung "technology" LED, more than anything refers to the ability of the LED TV to show the resolution that can display moving, ie the name given Samsung to image refresh combined with technology to increase Hertz. MCI is the equivalent of LG.
What is PMR?
PMR is the name given to philips Hz LED TV from their, CMR is the equivalent of Samsung or LG MCI.
What means 24p?
24p announce TVs that refer to "Real Cinema" of 24 frames per second, just like in the movies. Keep in mind that to enjoy this feature must support the LED TV and the reproductive system that we use, whether DVD, Blu-Ray or game console.
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One of the most noticeable aspects when we see an LED TV in a store. It's called contrast to the difference between the blackest black and the whitest white that is capable of displaying our TV.
Brightness is another area that we see as "quality" image. Especially noticeable if the screen is very bright externally If there is a bright room and the brightness is low not seen virtually nothing. This value is total brightness regular LED TVs but the maximum value should be high enough to see the TV without problems although there is much light.
What means PIP (Picture In Picture) on TV?
The PIP means to put two different pictures on the screen with two different channels.
If you are interested in this feature, you must have something in mind:
Your TV may have one or two tuners, the latter being the most recommended to fully enjoy PIP, because on one side we see the main issue, and thanks to the second tuner, other programming visualize different in a small window.
If you use an external tuner such as a cable TV receiver or satellite, we can see only one program at a time. If some of the channels are not encrypted, you can see these in the second window, and you can usually see other sources such as DVD or Blu-Ray as well. But even with two-tuner PIP, a receiver only cable or satellite TV will not see two scrambled channels simultaneously unless the receiver itself has two exits PIP.
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What is HDMI?
Is cable connector imperative of the moment. All televisions must have this port and the more the merrier. The computer, video game console or DVD are connected to these inputs. It also passes the sound through HDMI so you see and hear in HD on our TV with a single connector sends the image (with resolutions up to Full HD) and sound for up to 7.1.
Just send picture with resolutions that allow the source device, even above the values of FULL-HD. Useful because many PCs do not have HDMI port so we can connect our "old laptop" to LED TV
Optical / SPDIF
Connector only transfers the audio signal in high definition digital format for music players using the TV speakers. really recommended if you have a decent stereo.
The standard called DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) is a way to connect devices wirelessly through the same WiFi network and access the multimedia content from any computer, ie, from the TV to enjoy videos, music, images, ... you have on your PC wirelessly and crappy connections. TV has this connection allows connecting a home (shared folders) computers (laptop, PC) to the TV via the router. This creates a wireless network whenever a PC is connected from the TV can access your files and folders and play music or movies without any physical connection.
From guiacompratv recommend as the best solution for those who do not have a HTCPC series or movies and see on a daily basis as it allows a chapter download and watch directly on your TV without any physical connection.
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What are OLED screens?
Stands for Organic Light Emitting Diode (Organic Light Emitting Diode), a new technology that represents the near future of the LED TV. In 2013 will be available at least 2 models: ES9500 Samsung and LG EM9600.
It really is a superior technology, but it is expensive. For years, major companies try to reduce costs to sell OLED TV. It seems that the way is this even par OLED TV purchase we toil away in 2013 no less than 5000 €.
These new displays offer a superior picture and did not exceed 5mm thickness.
What is the difference between 3D and Full 3D Ready?
The 3D LED TVs are televisions that can provide 3D images. The 3D Ready LED TV means that the price does not include glasses to watch 3D TV. Furthermore the Full 3D TV LED indicates that includes at least a pair of glasses.
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What is SmartTV?
The concept of Smart TV is the current fashion. Everything is Smart (intelligent) and televisions have taken a step forward with the issue. This aforementioned smart TV allows connection to the Internet, with all that that entails. Applications, videos, surf the Internet, .... Anyway it still has a long way to go and that do not support multitasking too. There are factors that improve the quality of our SmartTV as incorporating free browser, dual core processor, support for flash, ....