Home Theater Glossary: T

tint; hue: A video display setting that enables you to set the balance of colors in a display, within a range between red and green.

TiVo: The major manufacturer of DVRs. With TiVo, you can record video content onto a hard drive of a standalone device. Two models are available: a standard definition model or an HD DVR, which records high-definition content. Both require a monthly service plan.

Toslink: An optical audio interconnect cable used in home theaters to connect DVD players, HDTV tuners, video game consoles, and more to the A/V receiver or controller. Toslink cables use fiber optics that carry the digital signal as pulses of light.

tweeter driver: A type of speaker driver that handles the high-frequency treble range (above 2000 Hz).

  • Print
  • Share

Inside Dummies.com

Photoshop Elements 12 For Dummies Extras

Other Topics in Consumer Electronics