The Mi TV 4A series was launched in China back in March previous year, but the model launched in India has a few differences.
Xiaomi had last week revealed that the Mi TV 4A lineup will go on sale twice a week, with the Tuesday and Friday sale days continuing.
The 43-inch Mi TV 4A price in India has been set around Rs. 22,999 at launch, though the 32-inch Mi TV 4A is priced around Rs. 13,999. It supports Wi-Fi, two HDMI, one USB, one ethernet, one AV and audio output ports.
The TV also has a feature called Universal Search which allows users to find content on both online and offline channels at the same place.
Coming to the specifications, all the three models come with 4K UHD displays with a resolution of 3840 X 2160 pixels and DLED lit IPS panels with 60Hz refresh rate, 8-bit color panel, and 450-nit brightness levels.
Technical specifications in all the Smart TVs include a quad-core processor, 2.5GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage to store files on the TV. This is their latest launch in the smart TV category and the company is hoping that it will see excellent traction in the Indian market because they have official access to the Google Play Store, YouTube, Google Games, and the complete Google ecosystem. According to her, Vu's level of hardware quality, its "official" Android ecosystem, and voice search integration has elevated the company to the same level as established global TV manufacturers such as Sony and Sharp. On the other hand, the Mi LED Smart TV 4 comes only in one screen size of 55-inch. "We will also move towards on demand content", said Ajay Yadav, Vice President at Flipkart. While, Xiaomi's smart TV is also based on Android and is topped with the layer of company's own PatchWall UI layer and the company has not announced anything about the OS update. PatchWall is an AI-enable TV system which classifies content and makes personalised recommendations based on user preferences. Other in-built apps include Facebook, Hotstar, ALT Balaji and Sony Liv. The TV supports Dolby Digital and it comes with audio enhancements as well. So stay tuned with us for more details about the TVs sound performance. Firstly, you will require the IR-based remote control to setup and connect the Bluetooth IR TV. Our R&D team has developed a voice activated feature for this TV because we found that customers sometimes find it painful to type and search on the remote. Installation is also free with the TVs. Vu Android 4K UHD is available in 43, 49 and 55 inches screen size option. The Smart TV comes loaded with stock Android experience, which is quite simple to use and easy to navigate.
Xiaomi will be conducting the first sale of the Mi TV 4A today. So, watch this space for a more detailed review.