Question by firstname.lastname@example.org: When will TV stations start broadcasting only in High Definition?
Currently TV stations are sending out analog and digital signals.All old analog signals will be shut off on June 12,2009.After the digital transition will TV stations be switching over to high definition? Digital transition and High definition are two different things.Please don’t get the two confused with one another.I know all about the digital transition.I want to know about the TV stations broadcasting only in high definition.
Answer by TV guy
There is no mandate on when to start transmitting in HD.
Most likely, local stations, will continue to share bandwidth among HD and SD broadcasts. Remember, a big percentage of viewers will still watching using basic (analog) Cable and converter boxes for quite some time.
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