A recent Panasonic survey
of just over 1,000
people indicated that 1 in 4 homes will have and HDTV by the end of 2006. According to the Consumer Electronics
Association, the expected 25% number was just 15% last year; clear evidence that the demand trend for high-def is
quickly growing. Even more interesting is the different television size preferences between men and women.
Over 70% of the men indicated they are interested in a medium (37- to 50-inch) or large (over 51-inch) set. Women in
the survey were just the opposite, with 78% looking for a small (36-inch or less) set. Hm...gives a whole new
perspective to the "size does
matter" argument, no?
Let's have our own informal
survey in the comments. Looking for an HDTV? Based on the sizes below are you looking for Small, Medium, or