analog shutdown maybe delayed
Sat Jan 10 23:04:56 EST 2009
Roger Kirk wrote:
> Insight Media's "Display DAily" blog noted CNET measured the power
> consumption of 54 television sets.
> Flat-panel TVs with 42-inch screens ranged from about 190 watts to 250,
> with most clustering between 200 and 230.
> ...the power consumption of a 65-inch Sharp LCD-TV was 584 watts.
Wow! Are those average sizes? (cue song: "Frank's 2000-inch TV" by
In my apartment, my 24" set (60 watts, bought in 1998) is -- well, it'll
have to do.
LOL: I just went searching through my drawer of appliance manuals to
look for the year I bought that set. I found some Continental
Cablevision installation forms ($31.95/mo, Cambridge, 1988) and a
receipt from buying a Mitsubishi VCR at Highland Superstore in Brighton
($407 in 1988).
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