IPTV: What to consider when buying an Internet TV
Internet Protocol TV is not only changing the way we watch our favourite programmes it is also bringing apps, games, and news to the living room. If an internet TV is on your wish list, here's eight things you should consider
Fed up with mediocre TV offerings? Want to watch exactly what you want, when you want? Accessed via the internet over Wi-Fi or ethernet, the increasing range of web TV or “IPTV” services available means you can now watch catch-up TV, movies on demand, and unique, often specialised, content whenever you want for free or a small fee.
It’s not just about TV either, with apps for games, news, RSS feeds and social networking your TV quickly becomes more of an entertainment hub, tailored to your needs.
If you're thinking an IPTV like the Samsung UE40D6530 might be for you, here's eight things to think about before upgrading your telly.
1/ Consider your needs
2/ Storage, sir?
3/ Broadband speed
4/ Wired or not?
5/ Sound judgement
6/ It'll get better
7/ Check TV settings
8/ Want phone control?