TITLE

CONSUMERS GET 'HIGH' ANXIETY

PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/26/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 47, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the increasing demand for high-definition television (HDTV) in the U.S. According to a Consumer Electronics Association study, many people are buying HDTVs to enhance their movie and gaming experiences. These people are also considering the appliance's worth as emphasized by the consumer electronics industry and the government. However, despite HDTV's popularity, one study has also revealed that some people avoid the service due to high costs and a feeling of disinterested. INSETS: HDTV Usage and Satisfaction;HDTV Households and Penetration.
ACCESSION #
29972974

 

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