DTV Sales Up 100%, Says CEA


DTV sales in the first quarter of 2006 were more than double that of the same quarter in 2005, according to the Consumer Electronics Association.

Congress passed a bill earlier this year that sets the dealine for the switch-over to digital at Feb. 18, 2009.

The total sales came in at 3.4 million units, a 101% increase. By March 1, 2007, all TV receivers sold must be able to receive a digital signal