Why the switch from analog to digital signal?

Answer There are several reasons but better picture quality isn't the most important.The primary reason for switching from analog to digital television is that it will free up some of the electromagnetic ... Read More »

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Does a digital TV signal carry as far as an analog TV signal?

One of the advantages of digital television signals is that they can travel long distances without loss of signal quality. However, digital TV signals do not carry as far as analog TV signals. Anal... Read More »

Will the digital TV signal cause damage to an analog TV that does not have a digital converter box?

Do you need a stronger signal for digital tv or for analog tv?

There are two answers to the question - Digital or analog. Here is the reason why: Digital signal are very robust signals as long as they do not fall below a certain strength and quality. As long a... Read More »

Will the over-the-air digital TV signal strength increase when they turn off the analog?

Actually the legislation lets (doesn't require) stations to take up to three years after February 17 to maximize their signals (go to full power on their final channel).That said, yes, there will b... Read More »