Teletext vs Videotex - What's the difference?

teletext | videotex |

As nouns the difference between teletext and videotex

is that teletext is teletext while videotex is teletext.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?



  • (UK, and, Europe) A text-based information retrieval system using television sets with a suitable decoder; developed by the BBC.
  • See also

    * Aertel * Ceefax * ORACLE * Prestel


    Alternative forms

    * videotext


  • Any of various early information retrieval services, such as viewdata and Teletext systems, that delivered pages of computerized text to users on request.
  • * 1980 , IEEE Computer Society, Computer?
  • A variety of extensions of this basic videotex terminal can be foreseen.
  • * 1984 , The Radio and Electronic Engineer?
  • In this paper, the development of a microprocessor based system for converting videotex pages to synthetic speech in real time, for the benefit of blind people, is described.