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:
1 HISTORY OF THE TVEarly Experiments with a MECHANICAL scanning disc system. TV Picture is neon orange and very small
2 1928 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.
3 1935 to 1941Electronic (Experimental) TV begins broadcasting in Germany, England, Italy, France, USA, Holland, etc.
4 July 1, 1941 Electronic (Commercial) Black & White Television begins broadcasting in United States
5 June 25, 1951First Mechanical Color Television Set Placed on Market (CBS-Columbia) at $
6 1956Robert Adler invents the first practical remote control called the Zenith Space Commander. It was proceeded by wired remotes and units that failed in sunlight.