Memorex MLT1912

MLT1912 19" LCD TV - Widescreen

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Brand: Memorex
SKU: MLT1912
UPC: 749720009404






Memorex MLT1912

Memorex MLT1912 19" LCD TV - Widescreen
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This HDTV features a 700:1 contrast ratio and 300 cd/m brightness for brilliant colors and detailed images. The 8 ms response time eliminates blurring and streaking in fast-action scenes.

Memorex MLT1912 Description:

This HDTV features a 700:1 contrast ratio and 300 cd/m brightness for brilliant colors and detailed images. The 8 ms response time eliminates blurring and streaking in fast-action scenes.

Memorex MLT1912 Features:

  • Built-in HDTV tuner
    Add HD-capable antenna to receive over-the-air high-definition broadcasts, where available. Optional set-top box required for high-definition cable or satellite programming.
  • 19" screen measured diagonally from corner to corner
    Optimal for viewing in small rooms.
  • Supports 720p signals
    For stunning image clarity.
  • 16:9 widescreen aspect ratio
    Delivers a cinema-style entertainment experience.
  • 8 ms response time
    Eliminates blurring and streaking during fast-action scenes.
  • High brightness (300 cd/m) and incredible contrast (700:1)
    For an arresting viewing experience.
  • Wide 150 horizontal and vertical viewing angles
    For easy viewing of your favorite TV shows, movies or sporting events.
  • 3D digital comb filter
    Delivers state-of-the-art detail and color enhancement.
  • 2 built-in 2W speakers
    Provide a lush soundscape.
  • Ultraslim design (4-1/2" deep)
    Ideal for wall mounting (with optional mounting kit, not included).
  • PC video input
    Lets you connect your computer to experience high-resolution images.
  • Inputs
    Include 1 S-video, 1 component video, 1 PC and 1 audio.
  • Outputs
    Include 2 audio and 1 headphone jack.
  • V-Chip parental controls
    Give you the option of blocking undesirable material that you don't want your kids to see.
  • Useful additional features
    Include digital noise reduction, trilingual on-screen menus, closed captioning, auto channel setup and sleep/alarm timer.
  • Memorex MLT1912 Specifications:

    Warranty Terms - Parts
    90 days
  • Warranty Terms - Labor
    90 days
  • Product Height
    17-1/3" with stand
  • Product Width
    18-3/4"
  • Product Weight
    14 lbs. with stand (13.2 lbs. without)
  • Product Depth
    8-2/3" with stand (4-1/2" without)
  • TV Type
    LCD Flat-Panel
  • Screen Size
    19"
  • Aspect Ratio
    16:9
  • Display Type
    Flat-panel LCD
  • Built-In_DVR
    No
  • Digital Cable Ready
    No
  • Maximum Resolution
    1440 x 900
  • Vertical Resolution
    720p
  • Contrast Ratio
    700:1
  • Brightness
    300 cd/m
  • Comb Filter
    3D digital
  • Media Card Slot
    No
  • USB Slot
    No
  • HDMI Inputs
    No
  • DVI Inputs
    No
  • S-Video Inputs
    1
  • Component Video Inputs
    1
  • PC Inputs
    1
  • Headphone Jacks
    Yes
  • Audio Outputs
    2
  • Watts/Channel
    2
  • Speakers
    2
  • V-Chip
    Yes
  • Sleep/Alarm Timer
    Yes
  • Remote Control Type
    Full-function
  • ENERGY STAR Qualified
    No
  • Screen Refresh Rate
    60Hz
  • Box Contents


  • Memorex 19" Class / 720p / 60Hz / LCD HDTV
  • Tabletop stand
  • Full-function remote (requires 2 AA batteries, not included)
  • 3' AC power cord
  • Owner's manual
  • Memorex MLT1912 Reviews & Ratings



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    Types of Televisions:

    Plasma
    In Plasma technology, the display itself consists of cells. Within each cell two glass panels are separated by a narrow gap in which neon-xenon gas is injected and sealed in plasma form. The gas is electrically charged at specific intervals when the Plasma set is in use. The charged gas then strikes red, green, and blue phosphors, thus creating a television image. Each group of red, green, and blue phosphors is called a pixel.

    Some Advantages of Plasma Televisions are:
  • Larger Screen Sizes Available
  • Better Contrast Ratio, so Blacks are deeper
  • Better Color Saturation
  • Little to no lag in Fast Moving Images


  • Some Disadvantages of Plasma Televisions are:
  • Susceptible to Burn-Ins(Image is “burnt” onto the screen when left on the screen too long)
  • Generates a lot of heat
  • Does not perform well at high altitudes


  • LCD
    LCD stands for liquid crystal display. These types of displays are made of two layers of transparent material, which are polarized, and are "glued" together. One of the layers is coated with a special polymer that holds the individual liquid crystals. Current is then passed through individual crystals, which allow the crystals to pass or block light to create images. LCD crystals do not produce their own light, so an external light source, such as florescent bulb is needed for the image created by the LCD to become visible to the viewer.

    Some Advantages of LCD Televisions are:
  • Low energy consumption
  • Reduced Glare
  • No "burn-in" effect
  • Cool running temperatures
  • No high altitude issues
  • Greater Brightness
  • Lighter in weight


  • Some Disadvantages of LCD Televisions are:

  • Low contrast ratio
  • Fast Moving Images sometimes lag
  • Individual Pixels can burn out and cannot be replaced
  • Smaller Viewing Angle (although not significant difference)


    DLP
    DLP (Digital Light Processing) technology utilizes a small Digital Micromirror Device (DMD) to tilt more than 1.3 million micromirrors-each of them less than the width of a human hair-toward (ON) or away from (OFF) the light source inside the DLP. This process creates light or dark pixels on the face of the projection screen. The light then filters to a color wheel, which rotates 120 times per second, producing the correct hue. Each mirror can turn on or off several thousands of times per second resulting in a technology that can reproduce up to 1024 shades of gray.

    Some Advantages of DLP Televisions are:
  • Little to no affection by ambient light
  • Better Contrast Ratio, so Blacks are deeper
  • High refresh rate
  • No lagging images or burn-ins
  • Not affected by altitudes
  • Tuner built-in in most models
  • The only thing that can burn out is the bulb, which can be replaced, so you could use this TV virtually forever
  • Many connections available - Can also be used as a monitor


  • Some Disadvantages of DLP Televisions are:
  • Must be viewed at eye level for the best picture
  • While a bulb will only cost around $200, a professional will need to install it, incurring an additional cost.
  • They are heavy and cannot easily be moved.


  • Direct View(CRT)
    Direct-view TVs, also known as the traditional tube television, consist of a single cathode ray tube (CRT) and electron beam that excites and illuminates phosphors on the inside surface of the TV screen.

    Some Advantages of CRT Televisions are:
  • Low in cost
  • Best black level, contrast, shadow detail and color performance of any video technology out there
  • Not affected by ambient light
  • Can be viewed from any angle
  • Very Long Life Expectancy


  • Some Disadvantages of CRT Televisions are:
  • Size and Weight of Television make it very heavy
  • Limited screen size - 38 inches is about the max for CRT TVs
  • Uses old technology


  • Choosing the Best TV Size:

    Where you are putting your television and what you are using it for will determine the perfect TV size for your room.

    Living (or Family) Room
    For living rooms and other spaces with high TV use, 37 inch and larger are the most popular choices. In large rooms, the largest size possible is usually best.

    Bedrooms
    For bedrooms, offices and other medium-sized spaces, a tv that is from 26 to 37 inches is your best bet.

    Kitchens & Smaller Rooms
    For kitchens and smaller rooms where you will be close to the TV, a 15 to 19 inch screen is best suited.

    Refer to the below chart for the mimimum distance you should be from the television.

    TV Viewing Distance Chart
    Diagonal Size Minimum Viewing Distance Maximum Viewing Distance
    26" 3 ft. 6 ft.
    32" 3.5 ft. 7 ft.
    37" 4 ft. 8 ft.
    42" 5 ft. 10 ft.
    47" 6 ft. 12 ft.
    50" 6.5 ft. 13 ft.
    60" 7 ft. 15 ft.


    High Definition vs. Standard Definition

    Standard definition is analog signals with resolution of 480i (480 lines drawn onscreen in an interlaced pattern, odd lines separately from even), the format in which TV content is delivered over regular analog broadcasts and basic (non-digital) cable. On the best TVs, the picture quality can be very good or even excellent, but it doesn't compare to the best that HD can offer.

    Enhanced definition falls between standard and high definition. ED signals are digital, with resolution of 480p (480 lines scanned progressively). This is equivalent to DVD quality, which is a little better than standard definition but not as good as high definition. Some ED sets can accept HD signals, but they convert them to a lower resolution that they can display, so the picture quality won't match that of true HD. On the best EDTVs, it can be quite good.

    High definition offers the best TV viewing possible. HD is a digital-TV format that contains more and finer detail than other formats, so images can have almost lifelike clarity. The picture quality can be stunning, especially on a large, wide-screen set. In technical terms, HD images have higher definition, meaning more picture elements (lines or pixels) make up each image. Most HD broadcasts today are either 1080i (1,080 lines drawn on-screen separately in an odd/even pattern, then interlaced to form one image) or 720p (720 lines scanned in one sweep, or progressively). Another HD format, 1080p, has 1,080 lines drawn in a progressive pattern, which potentially yields the finest detail. This format isn't yet being used for TV broadcasts, but some HD DVDs that support 1080p are expected to arrive this year. TVs with 1080p native resolution have already started to appear on the market.

    The below chart explains further the difference between Standard and High Definition Signals.

    Resolution and Picture Quality Table
    Picture Quality Good Quality Better Quality Best Quality
    Standard Definition TV Standard Definition DVD Enhanced Definition TV 720p High Definition TV 1080i High Definition TV 1080p High Definition TV/Blu-Ray
    Aspect Ratio Full Screen 4:3 Full Screen 4:3/Widescreen 16:9 Widescreen 16:9 Widescreen 16:9 Widescreen 16:9 Widescreen 16:9
    Resolution 640 x 480 720 x 480 854 x 480 1280 x 720 1920 x 720 1920 x 720
    Scanning Interlaced Interlaced Progressive Progressive Interlaced Progressive


    Which Audio/Video Connection is the best?
    Connector Type Quality Signal Type Description
    HDMI Highest Digital HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is an uncompressed, all-digital signal that combines both audio and video. This connection gives you the optimal 1080p signal and up to 7.1 channel sound.
    DVI Highest Digital DVI (Digital Video Interface) is a video connection that will deliver 1080p video signal, but it does not carry audio signals.
    Component Video Good Analog Component Video, or RGB, is an analog signal connection that splits the video into 3 separate signals, 2 for color and 1 for brightness. The maximum resolution on this connection type is 720p or 1080i.
    S-Video Decent Analog S-Video (S for Separate) is a type of component video signal because the color and brightness signals are transmitted on separate wires. S-Video is not used for high definition resolutions.
    Composite Video Average Analog Composite, or RCA, connections can be found on almost all video components. Color and brightness pass over the same cable. Although it is the most common connection found, it is also the least quality.