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3D TVs: Articles & Videos

Video: Intro to 3D TV

Video: Intro to 3D TV

by Steve Kindig

Get the scoop on 3D TV, including how it works and what you need to watch 3D at home.

 
3D TV FAQ

3D TV FAQ

by Amanda P.

How does 3D TV work? Why do I have to wear glasses to watch 3D? What's the difference between passive 3D and active 3D TVs? Your questions about 3D TV answered here!

 
Video: Choosing an HDTV

Video: Choosing an HDTV

by Julie Govan, Steve Kindig

Confused by HDTV specs and lingo? Get a grip on the key features to consider when choosing an HDTV, including screen size, TV type, resolution, and contrast ratio.

 
Video: LCD vs. Plasma

Video: LCD vs. Plasma

by Steve Kindig

LCD and plasma are the two most popular TV technologies. Learn about the pros and cons of each so you can decide which one's best for you.

 
Video: TV Screen Size

Video: TV Screen Size

by Julie Govan

In this short video, we'll share some simple pointers to help you figure out the optimum screen size for your room.

 
Video: TV Contrast Ratio

Video: TV Contrast Ratio

by Steve Kindig

Learn about contrast ratio — what it means for a TV's picture quality, and how to use contrast ratio numbers when comparing TVs.

 
Video: LED and Fluorescent Backlighting in LCD TVs

Video: LED and Fluorescent Backlighting in LCD TVs

by Steve Kindig

Learn about the differences between fluorescent and LED backlighting in LCD HDTVs, including LED's improvements in color and black levels.

 
Video: Internet-ready Smart TVs

Video: Internet-ready Smart TVs

by Steve Kindig, Tara W.

More and more HDTVs can access online content. Learn what you need to get connected, as well as what you can expect from today's Internet-ready Smart TVs.

 
Enjoying Music, Movies, and Photos from your Computer on your TV

Enjoying Music, Movies, and Photos from your Computer on your TV

by Kristen Schaub

Would you like to see your favorite pictures and home movies on your TV? Or play your entire digital music collection on your living room speakers? Find out how in this article.

 
Video: Samsung D7000 Series 3D-Ready Smart TVs

Video: Samsung D7000 Series 3D-Ready Smart TVs

by Steve Kindig

Steve tells us about the Samsung D7000 series of LED-LCD TVs. These TVs have a virtually edgeless screen design and ultra-thin bezel. They're also 3D-ready Smart TVs that let you stream videos and browse the Internet from the comfort of your couch.

 
Video: Samsung C8000-series plasma HDTVs

Video: Samsung C8000-series plasma HDTVs

by Steve Kindig

Experience stunning 3D images with Samsung's Internet-ready C8000 plasma HDTVs.

 
TV FAQ

TV FAQ

by Steve Kindig

What is an "OLED TV"? What does "4K" mean? What size screen do I need for home theater? How far should I sit from my TV for the best picture? What about viewing height, does that matter? Plus more...

 
TV Glossary

TV Glossary

by Steve Kindig

Learn about common TV terms and technologies, including 3D TV; Internet-ready TVs; 120Hz and 240Hz refresh rates; LED, LCD, and plasma TVs; and much more.

 
Connecting Your HDTV

Connecting Your HDTV

by Steve Kindig

Get the best picture quality you can by making the right video connections to your HDTV. In this article, we'll cover the key points you need to know.

 
Choosing the best HDTV antenna

Choosing the best HDTV antenna

by Steve Kindig

Over-the-air broadcasts provide some of the best-looking HDTV signals, and they're free. Take a look at what goes into choosing and installing a HDTV antenna.

 
HDTV: An Introduction

HDTV: An Introduction

by Steve Kindig

Learn everything you need to understand the world of HDTV and choose a TV that'll make you happy for years to come.

 
Get the Best Picture on Your TV

Get the Best Picture on Your TV

by Steve Kindig

Most people own at least one HDTV, and there are lots of sources of high-def video. So how come so many folks put up with sub-par picture quality? This article offers tips on how to get the best-looking picture for all of your video sources.

 
TV wall mount buying guide

TV wall mount buying guide

by Steve Kindig

Learn about the different types of wall mounts out there, and find out what kind might be best for your installation.

 
Video: TV Wall Mount Basics

Video: TV Wall Mount Basics

by Video Guest

Learn about key things to consider when choosing a wall mount for your HDTV.

 
How to wall-mount your flat-panel TV

How to wall-mount your flat-panel TV

by Amanda P.

Want to wall mount your plasma or LCD TV? Get the info you need for a safe and nice-looking installation.