Question about portable tvs, why are they even being sold anymore? There is no more purpose for them on the digital spectrum.?
First off I recently purchased a portable tv that you carry around with you.
Back when analog tv was the hype I could get many stations on it. Now since the spectrum being digital I am lucky to get one station on it.
Also when a station has a minor weakness, the whole station freezes and is unwatchable.
portable TVs nowadays are nothing like the old ones back when analog tv was still around. When analog tv was still around they were actually enjoyable to own but now it is a headache. It is the digital spectrum that causes the portable tv to become pretty much inert.
- Connie ConvictLv 42 months agoFavourite answer
digital portable TVs use the same spectrum as non-portable tvs. Atsc isn't quite as good as dvt-b for reception in a moving object (thank you lobbyists and politicians), but my guess is you either got a defective tuner or need a uhf antenna.
- Anonymous2 months ago
If they are being sold, it's because there is a demand for them. You would have to ask the people buy them what they see as the use for them. For example, VCRs are no longer available (well, maybe a very few) because there is no demand for them. Do you remember L-cassettes players? More dead technology.
- Ding DongLv 62 months ago
Old video game consoles work best on them.