Which television size should you choose?
Are you about the purchase a new television? In this context, you are probably wondering which television size to choose. You should know that the answer depends on the layout of your room, but not necessarily on the types of content you are planning on watching. Schneider will explain it all to
Size of the screen: an important criterion
For your information, the smallest Schneider model is 22 inches or 56 centimeters. Simultaneously, the largest Schneider model is 75 inches or 175 centimeters. And of course, there are intermediary sizes, such as the Schneider 32”/80cm HD Smart television.
Which television size to choose: the first rule to remember
For your viewing comfort, it is recommended to put some distance between you and the screen. Namely, this
Note that if your television is too big with respect to the recommended distance, the images will appear pixelated. Conversely, if it is too small, you will not see all the details in the image.
The distance depends on the resolution
Besides the previous
With cathodic television screens, the necessary distance was at least 5 times the diagonal measurement of the screen. For a Full HD television, you should rather allow for 2.6 times the diagonal measurement of the screen. And for an Ultra HD television, 3 times the height of the screen is enough.
Dimensions and uses
Finally, you may be wondering if the use you will make of your future television has an influence on the necessary distance and hence on the dimensions to choose. The answer is no! Whether to watch films, series, or television shows or for video games, the previous rules also apply.
Beyond size, there are other criteria to consider to purchase a television. About that, feel free to read our “How to choose a TV” Schneider guide.