What exactly is the difference between 1080 and 720 resolutions on your HDTV? This article says there is almost no difference and goes on to explain why. Food for thought.
The Imaging Science Foundation, the industry's top name in digital video testing, qualification, and certification, recently proclaimed that the difference between 720p and 1080p is much less than one would suspect. In fact, resolution ranks fourth on an image quality priority list behind contrast ratio, color saturation, and color accuracy.