Micro Center Tech Center Cut the Cord Series
Cut the Cord: Helpful Articles & FAQs
Which type of antenna you will need for ideal reception is determined by distance, location, signal strength, and interference factors. Important things to consider are described below, and at the end of this article is reference to a tool that can also help in your selection process.
There are many different devices which can be used as streaming media devices. There is one thing in common that every one of these devices will require in order to stream content: a good reliable broadband internet connection.
In one sentence: A Smart TV is a television that can connect to the internet and stream content through apps. It's that simple... well, sort of...
It's safe to say that most, if not all, wireless routers or wireless access points currently sold by Micro Center will provide support for cutting the cord. Factors such as how many wireless devices you have, how large the area is that you need to cover, and how much obstruction or interference exists in your location can all directly impact your decision on which router or access point to buy.
Cutting the cord:
This phrase usually refers to eliminating or reducing television services from a cable TV subscription and choosing instead to get those items through either a streaming provider or over the air for free...
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