Spangler, Todd
March 2008
Multichannel News;3/31/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 13, p9
The article highlights the results of AVS Forum member Ken Fowler's comparison of the compression rates for 10 high-definition (HD) channels offered by Comcast and Verizon Communications' FiOS TV in Northern Virginia. According to the Fowler, his test showed Comcast is delivering certain MPEG-2 HD channels at bit rates as much as 28 percent lower than Verizon, resulting in lower quality pictures.


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