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Hi, my friend was planning to buy a LG HDTV. There are two models one says its resolution is 1920x1080p and other one says 1366x768p . But both the models support 1080p . Here are the links for the two models link and link
Which one is the full HD model? Could some one please explain a little? Thanks.
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The 1366x768p model is at 720p. However it can accept 1080p signals and downscales them to 720p.

The other tv is full hd 1080p.
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The 1366x768p model is at 720p. However it can accept 1080p signals and downscales them to 720p.

The other tv is full hd 1080p.
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The 1366x768p model is at 720p. However it can accept 1080p signals and downscales them to 720p.

The other tv is full hd 1080p.
actually, 1280x720 is 720p. So 1366x768 is still a bit higher.

Though honestly, you should never get a TV with that resolution. It doesn't scale evenly with 720p or 1080p, so the picture can never come out as clear as either one when native. Downgrading to true 720p often looks better, even though its a lower resolution.
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actually, 1280x720 is 720p. So 1366x768 is still a bit higher.

Though honestly, you should never get a TV with that resolution. It doesn't scale evenly with 720p or 1080p, so the picture can never come out as clear as either one when native. Downgrading to true 720p often looks better, even though its a lower resolution.
I am not sure if this is some marketing strategy or what but there was sticker on display that says 1080P in the showroom. Very easy to mistake it for a true Full HD display. Thanks for the suggestion.
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