The Hitachi P50A101A 50" Plasma TV displays all HD resolutions including HD 1080p which offers the highest image quality among high-definition video sources. With a higher resolution then many other plasmas, the Hitach has a excellent resolution of 1280 X 1080.It also has a high contrast ratio of 10,000:1 and is a offers an excellent picture quality.
Model: P501A01A MultiSystem Plasma TVScreen size 50" Wide Screen 16 X 9High Standard in Panel Luminance and Contracts RatioTo watch hi definition you need a hi def TV service like digital cable, digital satellite or HDMI DVD PlayerTunes TV channels for PAL BG, PAL I, SECAM DK, NTSC MVideo Input for PAL, SECAM, Pal-N, Pal-M, NTSCThis is a multisystem TV. All Multi System TVs in the market do not have a digital TV tuner: What does this mean? To watch digital channels (ATSC Broadcasting in US and DVBT broadcasting overseas) you need a digital source/tuner like a cable box, digital tuner, satellite service, etc. To get the best quality video on this TV you need a source that has a digital connection like HDMI or component. 1080p plasma panel 1280 X 1080 resolution