What is the difference between a HDTV-capable and a HDTV-ready TV? - High Definition (HDTV) FAQs

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What is the difference between a HDTV-capable and a HDTV-ready TV? - High Definition (HDTV) FAQs
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Today's HDTV sets come in two forms: HD-ready sets have the HDTV receiver/decoder built-in HD-capable sets require the addition of an external receiver/decoder needed to receive digital broadcasts.
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