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Internet TV box guide

At the moment, a technical revolution is taking place, which is hardly noticed by many consumers. Gradually merge desktop PCand the classic TV to a media center with completely new possibilities. The Internet TV Box makes it possible.

What is an internet TV box?
This is an accessory that is yours TVAccess to the Internet procures. The Internet TV Box is needed for all TVs that do not have built-in Internet access yet. The box is connected to your WLAN modem via WLAN or a cable (LAN). The connection to the TV is made using an HDMI cable. The connection is very simple and completed in a few minutes. A web browser is preinstalled on the Internet TV Box so you can surf the internet. Practically, you have to imagine that the Internet TV Box is a computer that uses your TV as a monitorused.

What can the Internet TV Box do?
The device is sometimes called a Smart TV Box. For example, you can access certain web pages on the Internet and watch videos or music clips. Depending on the model, access to a whole range of online video stores is also possible. Basically, Internet TV boxes are suitable for VoD (Video on Demand). This is the English name for video on demand. You can connect to other devices via Wi-Fi (PC, Smartphone. tabletPC) and play from there photos, music or videos on the TV. You can also watch Web TV and Internet via your Internet TV Box radiohear. With every Internet TV Box you have the possibility to download apps for easier control. The function is almost the same as with a smartphone.

Are there any disadvantages?
The Internet TV Box grants no full access to the Internet, but only to selected pages. For entering commands, the remote Controlused on the TV. This makes entering longer sentences laborious and time consuming. A keyboardas an accessory is not yet on the market at the moment. Due to the large diagonal of the screen, the picture quality is often not very good. Especially YouTube videos are often played only in low resolution. The offer of free movies on the Internet TV Box is limited. To have more choice, you must complete a subscription or pay by film individually. The majority of the films is not synchronized, but in the English original. Even with WEB TV, the number of receivable channels is rather limited.

What should you look for when buying?
To use the Internet TV Box, you need 2 basic requirements. Most importantly, a fast internet access, as surfing with the TV requires the transfer of large amounts of data in a short time. A connection with DSL 6,000 is the minimum requirement. Second, you need a TV with at least one free HDMI input, because the Internet TV Box is connected to the TV via HDMI cable. Older devices without HDMI connection or even TV with a picture tube are not suitable because the Internet TV box can not process analog signals. Before buying, thoroughly read the product description. Not all Internet TV boxes are suitable for all brands of televisions. In order to achieve maximum transmission quality, the Internet TV Box should be as close as possible to the WLAN routerstand. If it is in another room, the signal is unnecessarily weakened. Maybe then a connection with cable (LAN) in question.

Which alternatives are there?
If you do not like the idea of ​​an internet TV box, you can also do one PC, tablet PC or laptopconnect to your TV and turn the screen into a monitor. Everything you do on your PC or laptop can be seen on the TV. Even writing long texts is not a problem as you are using the keyboard of the PC or laptop. Video calls via social networks are also possible, especially as there are cheap webcams that you can put on the TV.

Conclusion
Internet TV boxes are devices that allow older TVs to access the Internet. Whether it pays for you to purchase such a device, you have to decide. As a prerequisite you need fast Internet (from DSL 6,000) and a device with HDMI input.

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