Can watching wide screen DVDs on a flat screen TV burn the TV?

Answer On a plasma, it could burn in. On an LCD it could cause image retention if you always watch with the top and bottom black bars. But as long as you alternate full screen tv viewing with the widesc... Read More »

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Can DVDs made for wide screen TVs be viewed on full screen TVs?

Yes, but there might be black bars across the top and bottom of the picture.

How wide is a 52 flat screen tv?

Do wide screen movies fit wide screen tvs perfectly with no black bars?

ASPECT RATIO:…The ratio of the HEIGHT and WIDTH of your TV are likely NOT EQUALto the HEIGHT and WIDTH of the MOVIE.Therefore there's no way to display the... Read More »

How wide is a 32-inch flat-screen TV?

The phrase 32-inch flat-screen TV refers to the distance from one corner of the television to the opposite corner. The actual width of a 32-inch TV varies depending on the manufacturer. The Vizio 3... Read More »