Vu Televisions with Android and Google Assistant expected to launch today

Tuesday, 13 Mar, 2018

The company had launched the new TV series last week and will be selling it on Flipkart and their official website. Xiaomi will make its Mi LED Smart TV 4A in two sizes - one with a 32-inch screen size and the other with a 43-inch screen size. The product will be up for sale at 12pm on the online platforms.

Additionally, integrated with Chromecast, the Vu Official Android TV supports mobile and desktop casting and is available in 43 inches, 49 inches, and 55 inches. This is something Xiaomi's Mi LED TV's lack. With the new range of TVs the company gears up to give a tough competition to Xiaomi.

Xiaomi Mi LED Smart TV 4A 32-inch model is priced at Rs 13,999, while the 43-inch model costs Rs 22,999. If you take Mi TV 4A models, and a JioFi connection, you will get Rs 2,200 instant cashback.

The Mi TV 43-inch is not only bigger than the 32-inch model, but it also offers a better 1080p panel. The company is providing a Mi IR cable with all three TVs till May 31.

Xiaomi is also touting the presence of DTS-HD, which will augment the audio experience of the televisions, apart from two 10W speakers.

The TV comes with a "PatchWall system" that promises users over 5,00,000 hours of content to watch from a library of video-on-demand providers with over 80 per centcontent being free.

Except the screen sizes and resolution, both the models have nearly same internal hardware and support 15 different content partnerships, including those with Sony Liv, Voot, TVF, Hungama Play, Flickstree, Sun NXT, Zee5, Hotstar, Viu and Alt Balaji, across 12 Indic languages, resulting in a huge video content library with 500,000 hours (more than 55 years) of content to watch, of which 80 percent is free. The company also claims that nearly 80 per cent of this content is free. Xiaomi will be shipping the Mi TV 4A with the Mi remote which will be a basic affair as far as functionality is concerned which essentially means no voice control. The TV is powered by a quad-core Amlogic processor coupled with 1GB RAM and 8GB storage.

You can Connect these models with Wi-Fi, three HDMI (one ARC) ports, three USB 2.0 ports, one Ethernet port, one AV component port, one S/PDIF audio port, as well as a 3.5mm headphone jack port. The internal storage can be used to store the app and games.

Xiaomi Mi LED Smart TV 4A first sale in India will be held via Flipkart, and Mi Home Stores on March 13 at 12 PM.