HD realities

Kurz, Phil
March 2009
Broadcast Engineering;Mar2009, Vol. 51 Issue 3, pS16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the sales performance of high-definition television (HDTV) in the U.S. According to In-Stat Inc., the demand of HDTV has increased rapidly reaching 39 million households in 2008. Moreover, it is noted that the interest among customers in high definition (HD) and HD spin-offs have remained strong inspite of the current economic conditions.


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