Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Is Broadcast Quality Better Than Satellite and Cable?

So far I've been thrilled with the quality of my broadcast TV.  I have a very strong signal on most channels, and the High Definition is crystal clear.  According to Antennas Direct, the reason broadcast is better than satellite and cable is because the signal arrives at my house uncompressed.  I'm sure there are all kinds of mathematical formulas that will explain why this is the case, but a picture is worth a thousand words.  I scanned this from the Antennas Direct brochure that came with my antenna.

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