HD, a female turn-off: Hi-tech TV service shunned by women because it's all sport and action movies

With razor-sharp images of sporting triumph and action films, it has been heralded as the brave new world of television viewing.

But high definition TV is proving a turn- off in millions of homes across the country - because it fails to appeal to women.

Experts say the focus on sports broadcasts and movies filled with fist fights and car chases lies behind a lacklustre take-up of the latest in broadcast technology.

Link: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1312020/Hi-tech-HD-TV-service-shunned-women-sport-action.html?ito=feeds-newsxml


My wife loves HD. She watches HGTV, Food Channel, Criminal Minds, CSI etc. and loves viewing them in HD. Now the surround sound she couldn’t care less about.