Tips on Helping You Pick the Right TV for Your Home Entertainment Center – Part 2


Size is not the only determining factor when it comes to picking up a brand new flat screen TV. Similar to the size of the space where the TV will be placed, the lighting source in the room is equally important. While natural light is beneficial for many things, a location with a lot of natural light is not suitable for TV viewing. A brightly lit room will interfere with the light emitting from the flat panel TV resulting in images displayed being less vibrant.

Light interference is the main reason that a complete home theater experience is incomplete without a full-control lighting system. Depending on the type of flat panel TV that you choose, some are better than others when it comes to handling light interference. For example, LED-backlit TVs are much brighter than plasma TVs thus giving you a better viewing experience in brightly lit areas. They also offer greater backlight control features that provide greater flexibility in adjusting brightness in different light conditions.

Another factor to consider when choosing the perfect TV for your home entertainment system is the viewing angle of a flat panel TV. Viewing angle is one of the key factors that determines the superiority of a digital imaging panels. TVs that offer wide viewing angles produce great viewing experience even from the sides.

This factor is especially important when you consider the number of people who will be enjoying the viewing experience at any given time. For example, if you have a large family and enjoy watching TV together, then having a flat panel TV that offers a wider angle will be beneficial. In contrast to lighting condition, plasma TVs are more accommodating than LED-backlit TVs when it comes to offering wider viewing angles.

Of course, these are just some basic tips that can help make the task of selecting the right TV a little easier. Each individual’s needs and preferences are unique and there may be other factors that are important to you.

If you wish to speak to an audiovisual expert that can give you more tips on flat panel TVs and other home entertainment needs, contact Premiere Home Entertainment anytime and we are happy to help.