What is better 720p or 1080i?

Answer 720p is a resolution of 1280x720 in progressive scan, meaning that the image is refreshed 50 or 60 times each second. 1080i is a resolution of 1920x1080 but is interlaced, meaning that half of the ... Read More »

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I bought a 720p HDTV but when I go on a HD channel it says the picture is 1080i is 720p and 1080i the same thi?

1080i is HD also but 720P is technically a better picture. You should be able to set your cable or satellite box to 720P in the setup menu and do the same with your TV. It will now default to 720... Read More »

1080i vs 720p please help!?

1080i means the TV will support resolutions up to 1080 lines (interlaced)720p means the TV displays 720 progressive scan lines (lines alternating up and down on the image. Your eyes cannot see thes... Read More »

Which is better, 720p or 1080i?

The reason that your cable box only puts out 1080i (and this is half factual, half assumption) is because most channels are only broadcast in 720p, so 1080p wouldn't be an option, since nothing you... Read More »

Which do you prefer: 720p or 1080i?

I watch alot of fast action sports and movies and the 720p looks better. When I watch a b-ball game in 1080i, I get pixels on the screen and I dont get that with 720p. Plus 720p updates the image e... Read More »