Speakers and TFT Screens

  [email protected]βÖ¥ ™ 16:00 25 Jan 2003
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I have a TFT screen and some large hi-fi speakers that are connected to my PC. One of the speakers is right next to the screen. I believe that doing this with CRT screens damaged them. Is it OK with TFT?

Thanks.

  BrianW 16:06 25 Jan 2003

You wont cause the same damage as you would with the CRT as there is no electron gun or magnetic focussing / steering element in a TFT. Having said that, I would always be worried about putting any large / unshielded magnetice source close to an electronic device. Safest to check with the manufacturers for absolute safety. Of course, if your speakers are shielded - no problem.

  Djohn 16:08 25 Jan 2003

BrianW, agree!

  ©®@$ђ 16:11 25 Jan 2003

good advice!

i'll third that

  [email protected]βÖ¥ ™ 16:28 25 Jan 2003

It's Novatech's own brand. Would they know this kind of thing?

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  Djohn 16:32 25 Jan 2003

I would think so, but as above speakers will not have the same effect on TFT's as they would on CRT's. If their was a problem, you would notice it immediately, the colours would be all over the place and you screen would be shimmering like a Belly Dancer. :o)

  [email protected]βÖ¥ ™ 16:38 25 Jan 2003

The screen is as beatiful as it was before. No distortion, dodgey colours or waves at all.

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