One of the hottest topics in home entertainment is home theatre. And one of
the hottest topics in home theatre is plasma TV.
Plasma TV for your home theatre is actually only a receiver, much like your
computer monitor, and is only one component of a great home theatre. Still, it's
an arguable point that the plasma TV is the part of the home theatre package
that you'll be viewing and is therefore a very important component.
Consider the technology of the plasma TV and you'll understand why this is such
a great choice for the home theatre. Typically, a plasma TV is a flat screen
monitor. Because of the thin design, it becomes very versatile in the home
theatre design. Remember the television sets of a few decades ago? They were
bulky pieces of furniture and the rest of the room was often arranged around the
television set. A plasma TV, by comparison, is easier to manipulate. Most models
will even mount on a wall, making the home theatre seem even more like a
If mounting the plasma TV isn't a good idea for your home theatre design, you
could choose a cabinet mount. These are often attractive pieces of furniture and
can even have built-in storage for other home theatre components, movies, cords
and other pieces of equipment.
Finding the right plasma TV for your home theatre system is easier than ever
before. The technology is becoming more commonly available and there are several
major manufacturers of plasma TV sets. If you are shopping for a plasma TV
specifically for your home theatre, keep in mind the distance you'll be seated
from the screen to determine the size screen you need. You should also have at
least a basic home theatre design in mind to help you decide that kind of
mounting equipment you need or what size cabinet you're looking for.