- In India, it will be seen with Amazon Fire TV Steak 4K priced at Rs 5,999.
- Mi Box 4K has many features, but it will not have Dolby Vision content support.
May 08, 2020, 03:16 PM IST
new Delhi. At the online event on Friday, Xiaomi launched the Mi Box 4K streaming device. Its price is 3499 rupees. This standalone Android TV 9 Pie powered device can be converted into a smart TV by connecting it to any TV with HDMI port. It offers Wi-Fi for connectivity. It will be able to access all the apps and services available on Android TV including Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney Plus Hotstar.
Mi Box 4K: Price and Offers in India
- The Mi Box 4K sale will begin on May 11 at 12 noon. It can be purchased from Flipkart, MI.com, MI Home Stores and MI Studio Stores. It will also be available at Xiaomi partner offline stores soon. Xiaomi has partnered with Docubay, Epic, HoiChoi and Shemaroo to offer some offers to Mi Box 4K buyers. The company has also launched the Mi 10 smartphone, Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 at the event.
Mi Box 4K: features and specifications
- In appearance, it looks like a common set-top box and, like a common set-top box, it can be connected to a TV using an HDMI cable. The device runs on a quad-core Amlogic processor and offers 2GB RAM + 8GB internal storage.
- It also offers streaming 4K content in addition to HDR 10 format. 4K content can be streamed comfortably on all platforms that support 4K and HDR content on the device, such as Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.
- However, it does not get the patchwall interface found in the Xiaomi television range. Instead the Mi Box 4K only works on the stock Android TV interface. This is a good option for users who have normal TV and want to upgrade it to smart TV.
- It features Bluetooth connectivity with a USB port and 3.5mm digital out socket allowing devices such as headphones or wireless speakers to be connected.
- The device also has a built-in Chromecast Ultra, so that users can comfortably cast content up to 4K resolution from their phones or laptops, etc. directly to the TV.
- In India, it will be seen from Amazon Fire TV Steak 4K, which has been launched in India at a price of Rs 5,999. The box has many features, but the lack of support for Dolby Vision content on the Mi Box 4K is a major drawback. Let us know that Netflix has a lot of content available in Dolby Vision format.