Meanwhile, more and more people use the offer of IPTV. In the meantime, there is the possibility that television can be described as delight. Gone are the days when white could be seen only in black. Also the old CRT TVs are disused. The future lies in the new LCD / LED TVs. The latest models have become so thin that they are to detect from a distance almost as television. The possibility that a television signal, can be done by different methods. The probably simplest and still most common method is the reception via cable or via satellite.
Cable TV is offered in the most rental apartments. This completes a contract with the local cable provider. Then, various television programmes can be received depending on the scope of services. Who, however, receives the signal via satellite, required for a satellite dish and also a SAT-receiver. When purchasing a new TV should be taken on it if possible, that a receiver is integrated.
Thus can the cost for be saved an external receiver. With the help of a satellite system, there is the possibility that several hundred channels can be received. Another option in addition to the cable and satellite reception offers IPTV. With the help of IPTV, you can receive the TV signal over the Internet. The party Alice and deutsche Telekom, have Web TV or even IPTV already on sale. Both providers provide a set-top-box for it. This box is required so that the IPTV program can be used. The set-top box is connected to the computer via SCART or HDMI. Establish a connection to the Internet can be, the set-top box is connected to router (DSL). Another way to use IPTV, would be the use of the computer. Who would like to use the IPTV with his computer, must install special software for it on the computer. This software is free of charge and available also for a fee. IPTV can also be used with the mobile (mobile TV). However should a UMTS for HSDPA-related to the Available. With the help of HSDPA, there is the possibility that a speed of up to 7.2 Mbit / s can be achieved. Christopher Heinsius