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TV Size and Viewing Distance Calculator




Calculate To Know The TV Size You Need and Best Viewing Distance

With the use of this calculator you will get to know what is the right TV screen size for you. And if you own a TV already and want to know what should be the ideal viewing distance according to your room then you can make use of this online TV size and viewing distance calculator.

How To Use TV Screen Size Calculator

Just bought a new flat screen TV and don’t know where to place it to get the best viewing experience? Well guess what, this TV viewing distance calculator will calculate the safe distance between you and the TV depending upon the TV screen size and resolution.

How To Calculate Viewing Distance For Watching TV?

If you know the screen size of your TV then you can easily calculate the appropriate viewing distance with the help of this calculator.

Just enter the size of the TV in the TV Screen Size box in inches and then select the resolution of your TV. If you have a 4K TV, select the 4k resolution and for full HD and HD TV select 1080p and 720p respectively. After that, click on the Calculate button and you shall see the recommended minimum and maximum viewing distance.

Note: For best TV viewing experience, the distance between your TV and your sitting place( couch, sofa or bed) should fall between the recommended minimum and maximum distance.

Calculate TV Size For Your Room?

If you are planning to buy a new TV and don’t know what TV display size will fit the best in your room. Then this calculator can help you there as well, just enter the viewing distance and the TV resolution in the calculator and in return it will show you the appropriate TV size for your room. You can then get a TV with screen size ranging between the minimum and maximum size as recommended by the calculator.


1. How Far Should You Sit From TV?

It totally depends upon the screen size and the resolution of your TV. If you have a bigger TV screen area with higher resolution then your viewing distance will be less compared with same TV size having low resolution.

2. What Should Be The Height Of The TV From Floor?

To get the better viewing experience, the TV should be placed at such a height that the center of the TV should be at your eye-level. It means if you are sitting on a couch and the distance from your eye level to floor is 3 meters then the center of the TV from the ground level should be 3 meters. To know more about it, you can go through our best TV viewing angletutorial.