Some people maybe wondering why i always suggest and recommend premium iptv packages despite the fact that we have various free iptv solutions. I want to use this article to explain in details, some distinguishing factors of free and premium iptv solutions. To start with, we all know that both the free and paid uses minimum of a 3g network, both the free and the paid also requires no dish installation, They are however separated by the followings:
The truth is that, while paid premium iptv packages offer support for the users in the event of trouble, free services rarely do that. For example if channels are blocked on free service, there is little or no effort expended in other to restore the channels immediately. Similarly, we have categories of iptv packages which generally influence the supports offered the users;
- Absolute premium : with full support for example ancloud iptv package which is universal, beinsport iptv package which onl operates in MENA, sky iptv package which is for Europe. The danger is that if you try to use an iptv package that is not supported in your area directly, you will receive no support. Full premium iptv has the most expensive subscripton after purchasing the box.
- SEMI-PREMIUM: No guaranteed support: For example qsat dqiptv, gs6hd iptv services and some others that charge very little for providing premium channels. I commend qsat team for not been too greedy with the subscription of their iptv package.. For this categories, they still provide support but they do not guarantee anything. There is also likelihood of channels been blocked.
- ALMOST TOTALLY FREE IPTV PACKAGES: If you want an iptv package that is totally free, you are talking about xbmc(the most bearable free iptv solution globally), streaming sites, and streaming apps.
RELIABILITY OF SERVICES OFFERED
Providers of absolutely premium iptv packages(e.g ancloud, sky, bein) offers a very reliabile package. The streaming is smoot, you hardly experience unnecessary buffering neither do you have important channels blocked indefinitely. In other words, you will get the value for your money and your channels will be there to serve you always. and in most cases you have several alternatives to your programs. e.g you have beinsports, espn, eurosports, skysports, mbc pro sports, fox sports all for sports.. same to movies, entertainment e.t.c. This i not always so with sem-premium or free iptv. some iportant channels may go off, you may experience freezing, or they may not even air the event you want to watch.
BETTER PICTURE QUALITY
Premium iptv packages always offer better picture qualities to free ones. My u stream and sports live android tv apps offers a poor picture on my phone compared to the real thing. beinsports channels on qsat dqiptv is not as clear as that of ancloud media box but it is better than those of most streaming sites or android apps.
When you subscribe to a paid / premium iptv package, you are secure at least on one thing; that you will always enjoy contents from the package you subscribe to and that no provider will just block the channels overnight because the links were gotten following due process. and providers of premium iptv run on dedicated servers.
Another distinguish quality of iptv is that no time wasting. just connect your internet and start viewing. no adverts, no pop-up windows, no annoying service unavailable message, no stressful navigation before watching. Let me use my experience as a case study. The paid app of ancloud is called homelive and the free preloaded app inside ancloud is called kodi/xbmc. The truth is that i hadly use my kodi becuse of the process i will have to follow before getting to view live programs. for example, if i watch on espn today and i add it to my shortcut, tomorrow, the same espn maybe totally offline, i will have to search within the app again… Whereas with my paid homelive apk, i simply lauch the app and go straight to the channel i want to watch without fear of disappointment. Another good thing is that ancloud have two servers fr their beinsports, one is under arabic while the other is under sports and hen one is off, the other is up. Infact there is never a time that the beinsports under sports category of ancloud has ever gone off.
While generally iptv consumes a lot of data, there is propensity that you will save some more data using the premium iptv compared to using the free ones. for example, the free ones will try and download the whole database of the available channels before you will be allowed to select the channel you want to watch. some annoying adverts on some free iptv also consume some extra data apart form obstructing your viewing. also for the fact that you hitherto connecting to a channels that is offline before navigating to a working means you must have wasted some data on the non-working one.
MORE CHANNELS AND MORE REPRESENTATION
For example, ancloud, dreambox, openbox comes with more than 400 high quality premium channesl, streming sites allow you to watch one event at a time, android apps gives you 100 chanels or less. even qsat iptv channels is around 113. Similarly, premium iptv represents the world better. I was surprise when i saw MITV and NTAi on ancloud p5 channels list for africa. Ancloud also have channels list for asia, europe, the world, turkey e.t.c and when i say channels list i mean not just one. For example, the africa category has more than 30 channels that represents the whole of africa.
Iptv solutions is dependednt on your disposable income on iptv services. If you can afford it go for the top notch like ancloud, or bein(if you are in MENA), or sky(if you are in europe). If you just want some relieve away from dongles instability, you can go for the cheaper iptv packages like thta on srt gs6hd, qsat dqiptv, openbox e.t.c. But if you do not want to pay a dime on iptv service renewal, you can go for free ones liek android apps, streaming websites e.t.c . But as for me, the only iptv package that has “wowed” me and made me burn my data without even knowing it is “Ancloud p5 android media iptv box” with ancloud p5, the present s here and the future is guaranteed and secure”
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