[opendtv] Re: Barriers eroding to LCD TV adoption

  • From: "John Shutt" <shuttj@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <opendtv@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 1 Jul 2004 12:51:33 -0400

I ask because I don't know, not to be flip, but is there a difference in
performance requirements for a "TV" LCD vs. a "PC" LCD such as the ability
to refresh at 60 fields per second?

I've seen laptops with awful lag when dragging the pointer around, which is
why most laptops have a setting for the pointer to leave "trails" - so you
can find the darn thing.

Maybe today's LCDs are all equally fast in updating, and this is a

John Shutt

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "John Golitsis" <john@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

> There seems to be a silly premium attached to a "TV" LCD display versus a
> "Computer" LCD display, but you can turn any PC LCD display into a TV by
> adding a device such as the NextVision series by ViewSonic.

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