Smart TV 101: downloads and upgrades

Like any technology, a smart TV isn't future proof, but thanks to regular downloads, updates and even upgrades, it can last you quite a while.

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Technology ages quickly, going from cutting edge to obsolete. But thanks to regular updates, downloads, app refreshes and even (in some TVs) physical upgrades, a smart TV can last you longer than you might expect.

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Nic Healey is a Senior Editor with CNET, based in the Australia office. His passions include bourbon, video games and boring strangers with photos of his cat.

 

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