IPTV – Internet protocol TV

IPTV-“Internet Protocol TV”- In Spain and other parts of Europe it should not be taken for granted that your local internet speed (LAN) will be suitable for streaming TV. If compared to UK and other Northern European countries with fibre optic internet, large parts of the telecommunications infrastructure in Spain and other parts of Europe can be slower.  Depending on the speed of your internet this will impact the picture quality. These types of systems are closest in use to a traditional type set top box. A receiver is supplied, which you connect cable directly to your router (or Wi-Fi dongle connected through USB ports and offers standard menu type system of this equipment.

  • IPTV does allow catch up TV services outside of the UK.  IPTV allows multiple satellite reception. This type of satellite content may not be available in your location.
  • Subscription free IPTV is reliant on what is freely available on the internet. Free TV and access to films, series and more. Quality can be variable some streams are in HD (High definition), other SD or below.  You are not paying for the service or streams so these can change.

IPTV networks, the set-top box are a small computer providing two-way communications on an IP network and decoding the video streaming media.  IP set-top boxes have a built-in home network interface that can be Ethernet, Wireless or existing wire home networking technologies to create and provide high-speed LAN (local area network) using existing home wiring (power lines, phone lines, and coaxial cables