the Advantages of using an iptv box can be huge as it comes handy to use such service if you live in a place where you can not use ordinary dish to receive tv signal so basically all you need is fast internet for the use of iptv box no matter where you are in the world you can stream channels from all over the world and in many languages with out being limited to dish range .
what is iptv ?
Internet Protocol television (IPTV) is the delivery of television content over Internet Protocol (IP) networks. This is in contrast to delivery through traditional terrestrial, satellite, and cable television formats. Unlike downloaded media, IPTV offers the ability to stream the source media continuously.
of-course there is many types of iptv content some are more personalized than other some can vary to live tv and also vod and some can only be vod services so make sure you choose the right iptv service for you before you pay money or invest on an IPTV box
MOST Set-Top Box plays the latest audio and video formats and it supports subtitles, format and image settings, choice of audio track and work with the playlists. It can playback of high-quality digital IPTV channels (Full HD 1080p), supported video streaming and video on demand (VoD). It also supports 3D Video.
Audio & Video
Audio сodecs MPEG-1 layer I/II, MPEG-2 layer II, MPEG-2 layer III (mp3), Dolby Digital (optional), DTS (optional)
Audio formats MP3, MPA, M4A, WMA (optional), Ogg, WAV
so make sure you pick right iptv box for your needs.