Perhaps the main advantage of the connection of the TV in this manner – a virtually unlimited number of channels.
On the positive side the online TV include:
option to record and rewind broadcasts in real time;
Ability to select audio tracks and multi-channel sound.
As a rule, for the service do not need to pay extra providers offer it as part of an Internet connection package.
Disadvantages IPTV detected at low speed Internet connection. In this case, may be a “bundle” of picture and sound, “slowdown” video.
Another drawback comes to ease of operation. If the channel is broadcast from a laptop to the TV, then switch the channel or adjust the volume can only be on the computer.