Can you receive hdtv with a roof-top antenna?

Answer You can receive high definition television (HDTV) signals on a rooftop antenna. Rooftop HDTV antennas can be purchased at most major electronic retailers or online. Expect to pay around $40 for a b... Read More »

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Do i need a special antenna to receive hdtv?

On One Hand: Vendors Offer Special AntennasAccording to the entertainment product vendor Crutchfield, over the air HDTV antennas allow users to receive high definition broadcasts. The technology re... Read More »

Do you need a new antenna to receive HDTV programming?

In the US the answer is probably not.Digital and analog TV broadcasts use the same frequencies and antennas. Digital TV is more fussy about signal quality than the older analog signals. So if you g... Read More »

Do I need to buy a HDTV tuner to get 1080p signals over the air on your un55c8000 HDTV -- I have a very good outside digital antenna?

1080p signals are not currently being broadcast on any major network at present. Broadcasters are currently using either 1080i or 720p. 1080p demands twice the bandwidth and it is expected to be so... Read More »

Can you get HDTV over the air broadcast on a HDTV monitor with a standard TV antenna or do you need a converter?

Answer Yes, you can use the old antenna. However, some new antennas are specially designed to better capture digital TV signals. And the direction, angle, distance, and type of digital signals in y... Read More »