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Ready for nat'l digital transition?

Verizon is telling me only TVs with a built-in digital QAM tuner will not need a set top box or digital adapter to receive the new HD service. I can't confirm from my manual that my TV has a QAM tuner. However, it is branded an "HD TV." The Advent site has no information on this older HD model. Do you know where I can find out?
I am selecting the model HT3251a below as the 2751a is not listed. I believe except for the monitor size, they are identical.
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If it is an older model (i couldn't find anything on it either), it most likely does NOT have a QAM tuner. Be aware that only the "un-encrypted" cable channels will be free otherwise you will have to buy or rent the digital box from the company to get the rest of the regular digital channels. The un-encrypted channels are like 71.2, 83.7 so you should know if you are getting those or not.

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