Advantages of IPTV
- One of the advantages of IPTV is its capability to get easily integrated with other IP-based services such as VOIP or high-speed internet.
- It uses the existing computer network. Hence, no use of cables and is hassle-free.
- Today, there are many IPTV players available. You can download them for FREE.
- It distributes live or prerecorded TV and video/audio over the preexisting network.
- Content remains in the network and only the content that the consumer selects gets delivered to the customer.
- The consumer has a greater choice over what they want to watch because of higher functionality and content than regular broadcast or cable television services.
- It’s a two-way communication where the consumer will be able to interact with the service provider.
- For example, a consumer can request for watching a movie from the TV guide and the service gets delivered to him. This service is known as a movie rental.
- One of the most interesting features of IPTV is the Electronic Program Guide (EPG) and the Personal Video Recorder (PVR) which is fully interactive to the consumer’s personal needs. It provides fascinating elements like pause, forward, rewind and even program recording facilities while watching a movie or even a program.
- The best thing about IPTV-based services is that it is compatible with all display devices which includes TV, LCD displays, projectors, and computer displays and ultimately succeed in delivering digital quality video.
- There is no limitation to viewing points i.e. it lets you move around the display units after being connected to the nearest IT network point.
- All these features make IPTV more cost-effective, robust and scalable.
IPTV is getting much more popularity. We can find all the reasons behind the screen as advantages of IPTV.
IPTV service providers will continuously grow to gain popularity as its flexibility and reach delivers more benefits to the consumers in comparison to the traditional and standard television sets which limits to watching television only.,