The technical terms used by the television industry, manufacturers and stockists when talking about the switch to digital can be very confusing. This glossary is designed to help demystify the jargon.
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- Integrated Digital TV (IDTV)
- Basically, this is just a TV with a digital set-top box/tuner built-in. The advantage is that you don’t have to learn the extra remote and menu system and its all-in-one, so there’s less clutter.