The NTC noted that existing analog TV
stations were using low VHF band channels, which were susceptible to 'local electrical interference, particularly in highly urbanized cities.
Nearly half of the pay-TV subscribers at NetByNet make use of analog TV
CEA also surveyed consumers' reaction to the planned cutoff of analog TV
Broadcasters won't have to simulcast two distinct signals on two different channels, because the compression technology allows both digital and analog TV
sets to receive signals compatible to each system.
High-quality analog TV
support continues to be an important feature for the TV tuner market.
The problem is with "MultiMate" distortions, which on analog TV
sets cause "ghosts"--outlines caused by television signals bouncing off nearby buildings and walls.
This way, existing analog TV
sets will not be rendered immediately useless.
There were still 780 million analog TV
households (both terrestrial and cable, with a few analog DTH ones) by end-2010.
At the end of the transition period, the analog TV
stations would be closed and their channels shut down, making today's TV sets obsolete without an investment in modifying them.
The ORC5300 tuner family currently includes the ORC5305, a universal hybrid tuner supporting worldwide analog and digital terrestrial and cable TV standards, and the ORC5310, a universal hybrid tuner with an integrated analog TV
Since both of these new ICs are pin-for-pin-compatible with Newport Media's existing analog TV
IC product line, existing Newport Media customers can easily upgrade their analog TV
products to ISDB-T or dual-mode ISDB-T/analog TV
by replacing the analog TV
IC with either the NMI5325 or NMI5625 IC and making a minor software upgrade.
Newport Media's NMI625 Provides Dual Mode ISDB-T / Analog TV
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