Does Smart TV require cable?
Does a smart TV need a cable box or broadband?
If you want to continue receiving your current lineup of stations and channels, and make use of the smart-TV streaming services, the answer is yes: You still need a cable or satellite box to decrypt the stations that TV providers scramble to prevent pirating.
Will a smart TV work without Internet connection?
Using your TV with HDMI, VGA, Bluetooth and USB doesn’t require any internet connectivity. yes you can watch on your smart tv offline. Smart TVs are named so for incorporating internet-based apps into the accessible features of the TV.
Does a smart TV need a Freeview box?
Most Freeview HD TVs are now also ‘Smart TVs’. This means that they will give you all the standard Freeview channels and HD channels, but also, if they are connected to the internet, can provide you with a host of other entertainment options, including TV ‘on demand’.
Can I watch TV without an aerial or dish?
No, you will not pick up any stations without an aerial. Since it is a smart TV it should have internet TV services built in. Such as Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, just to name some. So, you will not need an aerial, unless you want to watch live TV in your area.