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  1. HTPC & related devices' power consumption thread

    Home Theatre Personal Computer & Media Extenders
    So I picked up a Hampton Energy Monitor at Canadian Tire and have been on a energy measuring rampage :) I've included some measurements I took, it would be interesting to compare power consumption with other folks! HTPC Desktop Windows 7 PC - Intel Core2 Quad CPU + Asus P5N73-AM mobo +...
  2. Report says plasma cost just 23 cents a day to operate

    Industry News
    When looking to buy a new flat panel television, many consumers are concerned that the cost of operating these large displays will greatly increase their electricity bill. According to a group of plasma television makers, this belief is not true and that current Energy Star plasma televisions...
  3. Article: Green gadget promises savings for the power hungry

    Home Theatre Corner
    Spanish invention offers relief for the environment and the wallet by cutting down on standby power use. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20090519.wgtgreen0519/BNStory/Technology Excerpt: Sounds good in theory, but I don't see how it would be practical to be walking over to...
  4. Power Consumption of LCD Sets w LED backlighting vs. Traditional CCFL backlighting

    HDTV: High Definition Television (LCD & Plasma)
    Power Consumption of LCD Sets w LED backlighting vs. Traditional CCFL backlighting Interesting today. I was at a Sony presentation viewing the upcoming XBR8 sets which feature LED backlighting. Sony gave us the following power consumption specs for various LCD models 55XBR8: 480W 46XBR8...
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