What Do Smart TVs Do? Are They Worth It?

What is Smart TV?

A smart TV also called a connected TV is a digital television or set-top box that has inbuilt internet and combines computer-based and TV-based technology.

Other than providing the normal broadcast content provided by the media houses, smart TVs can also offer internet services, live media streaming, and online interactive media.

For the user to connect to the Internet on the smart TV, they can rely on wireless connectivity such as WiFi or through the use of Ethernet cables. There have been different debates on their functionality and the question that most people ask is “Are smart TVs worth it?“.

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Samsung 2020 32 INCH T4300 HD Smart TV
Samsung 48H5500 48-inch Widescreen Full HD 1080p Smart LED TV with Wi-Fi Direct and Freeview HD (discontinued by manufacturer)
LG 42LF652V Smart 42 Inch TV with webOS
Sony Bravia KDL32WE613 (32-Inch) HD Ready HDR Smart TV (X-Reality PRO, Slim and streamlined design) - Black
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Samsung 2020 32 INCH T4300 HD Smart TV
Samsung 48H5500 48-inch Widescreen Full HD 1080p Smart LED TV with Wi-Fi Direct and Freeview HD (discontinued by manufacturer)
LG 42LF652V Smart 42 Inch TV with webOS
Sony Bravia KDL32WE613 (32-Inch) HD Ready HDR Smart TV (X-Reality PRO, Slim and streamlined design) - Black
Resolution
720p
1080p
4K
1080p
Connectivity technology
Wi-Fi, USB, Ethernet, HDMI
USB, WiFi
Bluetooth, USB and HDMI, Wifi
USB
Screen size
32 Inches
48 Inches
42 Inches
32 Inches
Supported Internet Apps
Now TV, Netflix, All 4, BBC Iplayer, MY 5, Google Assistant, ITV hub, YouTube
Skype, Youtube, Facebook
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Opera browser, YouTube, Netflix
Price
£199.00
£512.59
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Samsung 2020 32 INCH T4300 HD Smart TV
Title
Samsung 2020 32 INCH T4300 HD Smart TV
Resolution
720p
Connectivity technology
Wi-Fi, USB, Ethernet, HDMI
Screen size
32 Inches
Supported Internet Apps
Now TV, Netflix, All 4, BBC Iplayer, MY 5, Google Assistant, ITV hub, YouTube
Price
£199.00
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