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Articles & Videos: 3D TVs

3D TV FAQ
by Crutchfield Writing Team

How does 3D TV work? Why do I have to wear glasses to watch 3D? Your questions about 3DTV answered here!

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.

TV FAQ
by Steve Kindig

What size screen should I get and how far away should I sit? Is 1080p really worth it? Should I get an upconverting DVD player or a high-def disc player? Plus more...

TV Glossary
by Steve Kindig

Learn about the features and technical specifications terms associated with today's televisions.

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.

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 an HD antenna.

HDTVs are now the norm, but many viewers aren't making the most of their sets. This article offers tips on how to get the best-looking picture from your TV.

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.

Part 1: Getting Started When I moved into my new house — well, new to me anyway — I knew that one of the first major changes I wanted to make was creating a room for great home...

Is there life after cable TV? Woody shares his experiences after he cut the cord and began exploring other entertainment options for his TV.

Steve, Crutchfield TV expert, explains what LCD TV refresh rates really mean, and how refresh rates higher than 240Hz are achieved with backlight scanning. Find out