What does tuner free mean on a VCR-DVD combo?

Answer When shopping for home video electronics, you will encounter some jargon that may not be intuitive. Television tuners have their own subset of terminology, and "tuner-free" is one such descriptor y... Read More »

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What does having an HD tuner mean?

Even though HDTVs have become the norm in the television industry, they are accompanied by some concepts and terms that remain unfamiliar to many people.FactsThe term "HD tuner" refers to a compone... Read More »

What does cent mean in an instrument tuner?

A "cent" in the world of music refers to the unit of measurement in between tones. Each semitone (for example, B to C to C#) is 100 cents apart from the next. Notes that register on an instrument t... Read More »

Does blue ray DVD combo mean you get 2 discs?

It's a brand of DVDs that are apparently better than a regular DVD. I believe Disney makes them. They have a blue side on the back of the disk, which is how you identify it. It's supposed to have b... Read More »

Does a Direct TV DVR R10 have a digital tuner or an analog tuner?