What are the benefits of built-in tuner or HDTV-ready?

Answer A built in ATSC tuner will allow you to use a UHF antenna to receive HDTV channels over the air from the major stations in your area. But if you get cable or satellite with a set top box, the box ... Read More »

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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 »

What is a built-in atsc tuner?

Television technology has made startling advances within the last decade. Broadcast television signals have made the switch from analog to digital, affecting how our sets receive and process the s... Read More »

What you need to know before you buy an HDTV tuner?

HDTV tuners are devices with the ability to decode HDTV broadcasts transmitted in the form of digital signals. However their importance is somewhat limited. It is a known fact that in order to watc... Read More »

What is a built-in ntsc atsc qam digital tuner?

AnswerAn NTSC/ATSC/QAM digital tuner, in the case of a TV, means that the TV supports the NTSC, ATSC, and QAM broadcast standards with its included tuner. NTSC is the old analog over-the-air (OTA) ... Read More »