Xiaomi has launched another 4K-fueled streaming gadget called Mi Box at a cost of $69 (roughly Rs 4,600). The Company presently taking pre-orders for the Mi Box and anticipates that the gadget will be delivered beginning October 6.
Hugo Barra made the declaration by means of twitter, denoting the organization’s first item to enter the US market. The gadget was reported at Google I/O this year.
— Hugo Barra (@hbarra) October 3, 2016
The gadget depends on Google’s Android TV 6.0 which is capable of streaming 4K video at 60 FPS. It incorporates support for Dolby Digital Plus sound playback. It likewise offers support for the most recent HDR10 standard, Google voice search and Google Cast. Mi Box is likewise offering clients access to live TV stations including ESPN, CNN and Disney without a link membership through Sling TV. It supports Microsoft’s hardware-based DRM technology PlayReady 3.0, which protects 4K and HDR content and enables a rich viewing experience for 4K Ultra HD video content.It accompanies a remote with Bluetooth ability and a HDMI cable .
On the specifications front, the device is powered by an ARM Cortex-A53 CPU processor, Mali 450 GPU, paired with 2GB RAM. It includes an internal storage of 8GB. Connectivity features include 802.11n/ac dual-band WiFi 2.4GHz and 5GHz and Bluetooth 4.0.
4K media Streaming Xiaomi Mi Box Specifications
|Processor||ARM Cortex-A53 CPU processor|
|Connectivity||802.11n/ac dual-band WiFi 2.4GHz and 5GHz and Bluetooth 4.0|
Hugo Barra, Vice President, Xiaomi Global said: “We are thrilled to bring Mi Box to our fans in the U.S. in collaboration with Google. This is a significant milestone for Xiaomi, as it is our first opportunity to demonstrate to consumers here in America the power of what makes Xiaomi extraordinary: our promise of innovation for everyone. We believe everyone is entitled to benefit from technological breakthroughs, and Mi Box is a reflection of that belief: an incredible entertainment experience at an unprecedented price of $69, less than the cost of a single night out for two.”