If you know someone who has abandoned their family at the Thanksgiving table to freeze outside of a local retailer, there’s a chance that person may have had images of HDTVs dancing in their head. Over the last few years, flat screen TVs have become synonymous with door busters, and 2012 should be no exception.
However, once that all important number, the price tag, gets your attention, your eyes will likely wander to all the other numbers and letters on the ad. 1080p? 600hz? LED? LCD? What does it all mean?
If it’s all Greek to you, then you’ve come to the right place. This introductory guide will help slow down the spin and explain exactly what all those mysterious numbers mean. More importantly, this guide will also explain why they should (or shouldn’t) matter to you.