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 »

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 is better for video games 720p or 1080i and for blu-ray?

Use 1080i it is full HD, it has 1920 × 1080 lines not 540. Yes 720p does display all 720 lines all the time, so it makes it alittle less blurry. And you have been watching 480i for all these years... Read More »

Won't a 720p HDTV give a better picture for a progressive scan DVD output than 1080i?

well it depends on your tvs native resolution. if you dont have a 1080p tv then your tv is probably a 720p set. yes these sets can accept a 1080i signal, it just downconverts it to your tvs native ... Read More »