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Choosing a television

Seeking a new television with screen size 48-55 inches that is accessible for a blind person and his sighted wife. Welcome any brand and thoughts about accessible remote controls and accuracy of voice features. Thanks


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I'll be moving shortly requiring purchase of a new TV, service provider (e.g., Comcast or other), and any relevant assistive technologies. vision progressive loss due to glaucoma primarily, no central vision on left, some on right. Hope to get screen with best detail regardless of size and most useful channel selector (e.g., comcast X1?). Location Pacific Northwest Bainbridge Island. Many thanks in advance.
....................Bob


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Hi. Crista Earl wrote recently about the Comcast X1 options. She found their new remote control very promising:
http://www.afb.org/blog/afb-blog/comcast-announces...


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