What do I need to watch ATSC 3.0? So, here’s the thing: Even if you live in an active ASTC 3.0 market, you won’t be able to watch NextGen TV without investing in some new hardware. Fortunately, if you already have an HDTV OTA antenna, it will work just fine for ATSC 3.0. However, your existing TV — even if it’s a brand new 4K HDR TV you bought last year — is not directly compatible with the new format. To watch ATSC 3.0, you’ll need a compatible external tuner and/or DVR. … [Read more...] about Where can I get ATSC 3.0, the free NextGen TV format?
If you’re looking to pick up a calibration tool, we recommend using the X-Rite ColorMunki Smile ($98.99) or the Spyder5Elite ($200). These devices feature a full-spectrum, seven-color sensor to help accurately characterize a variety of wide-gamut and normal displays, but the more expensive versions are better equipped for the seasoned calibrator and are packed with more features. If you do decide to purchase one, all you have to do is attach the device to the screen, connect it to a USB port, and run the included calibration software. It will walk you through the process after that. … [Read more...] about How to calibrate your monitor to get the most out of it