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Reactions to 3DTVThe people have spoken.
3D TV is a funny thing � we can�t show it to you on regular TV or on the web. You need 3D to see 3D and by then, you�ve already fallen for it. I�m B.C. with a Top 5 that could help the rest of is � Top 5 reactions consumers have after watching some 3D TV. This is according to Campaigners Research, which talked to almost 1,800 people after they has some experience with 3D on TV. Reaction #5, 2.4%: No reaction. OK, that�s odd, but a fact of life in research. Reaction #4, 7.4% said they HATED it. Not blase. HATE. They express �NO interest in buying 3D TV for their home�. OK, we�ll leave you alone. With your drink. And your scowl. Reaction #3, reported by 16.3% of folks in this study was LOVE it. Gotta� have it. Where do I sign up to get nausea and headaches. OK, I added that part. But they did agree that �they felt that were part of what was on screen.� Reaction #2, reported by a big 35.9% was �Not sure�. �Not sold on the 3D concept yet, still too new.� I know folks who say that about that whole internet thing. They mostly still carry Motorola Razr�s and don�t see the point of an need an iPod. CD�s are fine. Before we get to the #1 reaction to 3D TV, here�s the #1 thing in its way. Money. The same study found that concerns about sheer cost and the need to buy new or more gear put off a much larger percentage of people than concerns like headaches, nausea, nothing much to watch or worry about picture quality. It�s all about the money in this economy. OK, now, the #1 most popular reaction people had to 3D TV, reported by 38% of people, was �like it�. They agreed it would be nice to have, but not a priority. Hmph. Not what TV makers want to hear as we head into the jaws of the holiday buying season. You need some convincing about 3D TV? Check out our reviews of 3D TV�s, glasses and sources at HDTV.cnet.com