Presentation on theme: "HISTORY OF THE TV Early Experiments with a MECHANICAL scanning disc system. TV Picture is neon orange and very small."— Presentation transcript:
1HISTORY OF THE TVEarly Experiments with a MECHANICAL scanning disc system. TV Picture is neon orange and very small
21928 to 1934First Mechanical TV Sets sold to public -- At the peak, 42 US stations were in operation using the Jenkins system. However, picture quality is lacking. Not suitable for commercial use. Electronic TV offers greater promise.
31935 to 1941Electronic (Experimental) TV begins broadcasting in Germany, England, Italy, France, USA, Holland, etc.
4July 1, 1941 Electronic (Commercial) Black & White Television begins broadcasting in United States
5June 25, 1951First Mechanical Color Television Set Placed on Market (CBS-Columbia) at $
61956Robert Adler invents the first practical remote control called the Zenith Space Commander. It was proceeded by wired remotes and units that failed in sunlight.