TV contrast ratio?

Answer Higher is better. Once you get to 15000:1, the difference will be hard to see, except in a very dark room. The numbers themselves don't mean much as they are measured under unrealistic conditions... Read More »

Top Q&A For: TV contrast ratio

Which is better: 3000000:1 contrast ratio tv or 150000:1 contrast ratio?

3000000:1 is technically better (higher the better).However, do not trust the advertised contrast ratio of TVs. It now means nothing. (It was useful when brands didn't cheats a few years ago, but n... Read More »

Difference between aspect ratio to dynamic contrast ratio?

Aspect ratio is the height and width of the picture or screen. Sometimes this is called FORMAT. Contrast is how much difference there is between the whitest and blackest part of the picture.

What does the contrast ratio mean on an LCD TV?

The contrast ratio of an LCD TV is the difference between the brightest white and the darkest black that the TV is capable of producing. LCDs boast a contrast ratio of anywhere between 2,500:1 and ... Read More »

Contrast Ratio vs. Lighting Behind the TV?

Contrast ratio measures the difference in brightness between the light and dark areas of a television screen. If you have backlighting on your TV, the technology may make it easier to create a stro... Read More »