Xiaomi launched Mi TV Stick in India on Wednesday. It was first launched in Europe in July. It will be competing with Amazon’s Fire TV Stick. Users will also be able stream content from Amazon Prime TV, Disney Plus Hotstar and Netflix. Directly on the TV. The HDMI port can be used to connect the device to the TV. After that, the TV will become a smart TV. It comes with Android TV 9, which allows you to access the Google Play Store, and can also be used for apps.
After Mi Box 4K, this is the second streaming device by the company.
Cost of Mi TV Stick
The Indian price for Mi TV Stick is Rs 2,799. The device will be available for purchase through Mi.com and Flipkart, and can also be purchased at Mi Home stores. It will also be available at Mi partner stores throughout the country. The Mi TV Stick will be available in Black color.
The main competitor will be the Amazon Fire TV Stick which retails for Rs 3,999. Xiaomi’s Mi Box 4K costs Rs 3,499.
Specifications of Mi TV Stick
The Mi TV Stick’s octacore Cortex A53 CPU and ARM Meli-450 GPU are powered by the octacore Cortex A53 CPU. It comes with 1GB RAM and 8GB onboard storage. Mi TV Stick comes with Android 9 operating system, dual band WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, and Bluetooth v4.2. The device can be connected via HDMI input to a TV via a micro USB port. The Mi TV Stick is 92.4×30.2×15.2mm in size and 28.5g in weight.
It supports video decoding of H.265, H.264 and VC-1 as well as audio decoding of Dolby and DTS. It can stream upto 1,920×1,080 pixels at 60 frames per second. Mi TV Stick supports Netflix and YouTube, Prime Video.