Xiaomi’s Smarter Living Event at Bengaluru launched their new products including the new Mi Smart TVs
Xiaomi announced the launch of its 3 new addition to the Mi TV range on Thursday — the Mi TV 4C Pro with a 32-inch display (smallest display of them all), Mi TV 4A Pro with a 49-inch panel (new size inclusion), and the Mi TV 4 Pro with a 55-inch display (largest of them all with 4K).
All of the new Mi TV models, much like the previous ones, will be powered by Xiaomi’s custom PatchWall UI that has been customized for the Indian users. Apart from PatchWall UI, the 3 new Mi TV variants come with Android TV (Android Oreo 8.1) out-of-the-box with a physical button on their new remote to switch between the 2 UI.
Another major feature which Xiaomi added to its TVs is voice search, which uses the new Bluetooth remote and Google Voice to let users navigate the interface using just voice commands.
At the event, Xiaomi also stated it has 650 TV service points across India. For all the skeptical customers out there who worry about it’s after sales service.
- These are the first Mi TV models with ‘Pro’ name in India
- The series will be sold in three variants
- New Mi TV models come with support for Android TV
Mi TV 4C Pro, Mi TV 4A Pro, Mi TV 4 Pro pricing in India
Mi TVs the 32-inch variant and the 49-inch variant named Mi TV 4C Pro for the smaller variant and Mi TV 4A Pro is the new 49-inch size priced strategically at ₹14,999 & ₹29,999. Both will be available for sale starting October 9 onwards from 9 pm via Amazon.in & Mi.com
As for the 55-inch Mi TV 4 Pro price in India, potential customers will have to spend ₹49,999 for them and these will go on sale on October 10 at 12 pm via Flipkart and Mi.com.
Another point is that these 49-inch variants and the 55-inch variants are being sold for introductory price for a month will be soon changed. All 3 models will be heading to Mi Home stores and other offline channel partners soon.
Mi LED TV 4 Pro (55) – Rs. 49,999
Mi LED TV 4A Pro (49) – Rs. 29,999
Mi LED TV 4C Pro (32) – Rs. 14,999
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Mi TV 4C Pro, Mi TV 4A Pro, Mi TV 4 Pro specifications
All three models in the Mi TV Pro range come with Bluetooth v4.2, and get the new 11-button remote with a dedicated voice search button. Xiaomi at the event also commented about the new content partners in India — including Eros Now, Jio Cinema, Hooq, and Epic. The company also announced the addition of Amazon Prime Video on PatchWall UI to the new TV models (as an OTA update), and later on for the older Mi TV 4 and Mi TV 4A models. Xiaomi did not comment on Netflix support on any of the Mi TV variants.
The Mi TV 4 Pro flaunts a 55-inch 4K HDR frameless display, the 49-inch Mi TV 4A Pro gets a 1080p full-HD “Ultra Bright” display with HDR support, and the Mi TV 4C Pro has an HD Ready panel. The 55-inch Mi TV 4 Pro has a thickness of just 4.9mm, same as the 55-inch Mi TV 4 launched earlier this year.
The new Mi TV variants also come equipped with 20W stereo speakers with DTS-HD, powered by an AmLogic 64-bit quad-core processor with 7th-gen imaging technology, and Mali-450 GPU.
Other common features single-band Wi-Fi (2.4GHz), and Ethernet. The three new Mi TV models sport 3 HDMI ports, 2 USB port, and an S/PDIF port. 2GB RAM/ 8GB of inbuilt storage is present on 49-inch and 55-inch models while the 32-inch model has coupled 1GB RAM/ 8GB storage.
It’s running on the latest version of Android and supporting almost all the apps which are not officially available on the Play Store. Here you can check some best Android TV Apps which you must try once – https://firestickhelp.com/best-android-tv-apps/
Collaborated with Android TV
Their tie-up with Android TV brings the new Mi TV 4 models to come with Google Play Store, Chromecast support built-in, and other Google apps like YouTube, Play Music, etc.
As mentioned above, the included Mi Remote supports voice controls and uses Google Voice Search for voice commands to access the TV.
The new PatchWall experience will be rolled out to all existing Mi TVs in the coming months, starting with the 32-inch and 43-inch Mi TV 4A models early next year somewhere in the proximity of February or March.