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Old 12-18-2006, 05:09 PM   #56  
akron05
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Originally Posted by drumfiend
Even tho the numbers say that about 20% of homes have these tv's, that has to change this year or next with the drop in prices of these things. They've become so affordable for people, my friend at BB has sold some LCD flat panels to folks mounting them to the inside of their mobile home. That's got to say somethin for HDTV's affordability.
I don't think we'll ever reach the point where EVERYONE has high-def. Digital, yes, high-def, no

Most lower end TV's now that are SD have built-in ATSC tuners. DVD's look identical on those to analog TV's, but they tune digital stations. Those will still make up the bottom 30% of the market even 20 years from now, IMHO. I would predict that in 20 years, 70% of households will have some form of a high-def TV.
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