Mi TV Stick was launched in India on August 5 after being launched in Europe in July. It competes with the Amazon Fire TV Stick and offers the same functionality that allows users to stream content directly to the TV from Amazon Prime Video, Disney + Hotstar, Netflix, and more. It can be connected to a TV and converted into a smart TV using the HDMI port. The Mi TV Stick runs on Android TV 9, which allows you to access the Google Play Store, as well as apps designed specifically for the big screen.
This is the second streaming device from Xiaomi after the Mi Box 4K. When using a custom interface called Xiaomi’s own Smart TV Patchwall, the Mi TV Stick and Mi Box 4K are not used.
Mi TV Stick Price in India, Date of Sale
The Mi TV Stick is priced at Rs. 2,799 in India. Its first sale is scheduled for August 7 at 12 noon (noon), and the device will be available for purchase from Mi.com, Flipkart, and Mi Home stores. It will also soon be available through Mi partner stores across the country. The Mi TV Stick comes in a black color option.
Its main competitor, the Amazon Fire TV Stick, is priced at Rs. 3,999. Xiaomi’s own Mi Box 4K priced at Rs. 3.499.
Mi TV Stick Specifications and Features
Xiaomi’s Mi TV Stick is a small device that supports a quad-core Cortex – A53 CPU and ARM Mali – 450 GPU. It comes with 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage. The Mi TV Stick runs on Android 9 and supports dual-band WiFi 802.11A / P / G / N / AC and Bluetooth v4.2. It operates via a micro-USB port and connects to the TV with HDMI input. The Mi TV Stick measures 92.4×30.2×15.2 mm and weighs 28.5 grams.
It supports video decoding for VP9-10, H.265, H.264, VC-1, MPEG1 / 2/4, and Real8 / 9/10 and audio decoding for Dolby and DTS. It can stream up to 1,920×1,080 pixels at 60fps. The Mi TV Stick comes with support for Netflix, YouTube, Prime Video, Disney + Hotstar, HBO, Spotify, and many more. Come up with an Android device that has access to the Google Play Store, which has over 5,000 apps on the platform. The device comes with a Chromecast for remote and supported devices that support Google Assistant voice controls.