By: Nyjah Williams 6th grade                                                                                                          Mr.Walker                                                                                                                        4th Period

Digital Conversion

When were television stations required to broadcast in a digital format?

Television stations were required to broadcast in a digital format on June 12,2009.

This is a photograph of digital converters.

What are the public benefits of D T V transitions?

-It has provided interactive video and video data services that were not possible with analog television.

-It has allowed stations to offer improved picture and surround sound (enchanced audio)

-It has freed up parts of the broadcasting spectrum for public safety communication, (Police/Fire/Rescue).                          

-It has expanded programming choices for viewers.

-it has provided interactive video and data services that were not possible with analog technology.

What are three ways that the public can get a digital signal?

                           -Connect your analog television set to a digital converter box.

                                                   -Buy a digital television

                                                  -Connect to satellite or cable.

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