A smart TV is a traditional television set with integrated Internet and interactive “Web 2.0” features which allows users to stream music and videos, browse the internet, and view photos.
Smart TV is a technological convergence of computers, television sets and set-top boxes.
Do I need a smart TV for Netflix?
No. If your TV is wireless, then it needs to only be connected to your router. However, if the TV or computer/phone streaming the Netflix requires a wired connection, then it may require an ethernet cable. The simplest way to get Netflix on your TV is by using a Smart TV with the Netflix app built-in.30 Apr 2019
Will a smart TV work without Internet connection?
Yes, you can use it as a TV and you can use any apps that do not require the internet. My current TV is a smart TV that I can use to access numerous web sites to stream video and even has a basic web browser and email client. I never use any of the apps and it is not connected to the internet by wire or wireless.
Can smart TVs spy on you?
It was revealed last year that some Samsung smart TV models can “capture voice commands and associated texts so that we can provide you with Voice Recognition features and evaluate and improve the features.” In 2013, LG wasn’t sure if its smart TVs were spying on you or not.8 Mar 2017