Similar to how it stirred up excitement for its Redmi smartphones shortly after entering the Indian market, Xiaomi has been successful in stirring up a fire in the Indian TV market with the launch of its Mi TV 4 and Mi TV 4A series. The Mi TV 4 and Mi TV 4A models will be going on sale today on both Mi.com and Flipkart at 12 PM, so if you are interested in getting one, make sure you are ready to place your order exactly at 12 PM.
Mi TV 4, Mi TV 4A: Price in India
Xiaomi’s impressive Mi TV 4 (review) is the most affordable 55-inch 4K Ultra HD television on sale in the Indian market currently. Xiaomi has priced the TV at Rs.44,999, which is significantly less than what you would pay for a similar TV from established TV makers such as Samsung, Sony, and LG. Unlike the Mi TV 4, which only comes in the 55-inch size, the Mi TV 4A series is available in two sizes. The 32-inch model is priced at Rs.13,999, while the 43-inch model costs Rs. 22,999. The 32-inch and 43-inch Mi TV 4A models are eligible for the same cashback offers as the Mi TV 4.
Mi TV 4: Specifications, Features
The Xiaomi Mi TV 4 features a 55-inch 3840 x 2160 4K Ultra HD panel for a truly immersive entertainment experience. To further boost viewer immersion, the TV boasts a frameless display design with razor-thin bezels around the panel. In terms of thickness, the Mi TV 4 has an impressive 4.9mm profile, making it the world’s thinnest 55-inch LED TV. The 4K HDR panel has a refresh rate of 60 Hz, 8ms response time (typical), and 178-degree viewing angles.
The Mi TV 4’s Smart TV platform is based on Xiaomi’s custom PatchWall interface powered by quad-core Amlogic Cortex-A53 processor clocked at up to 1.8 GHz with a Mali-T830MP2 GPU. It is paired with 2GB of RAM and 8GB of eMMC storage. Xiaomi has tied up with many leading streaming content services such as Hotstar, Viu, TVF Play, SunNXT, ZEE5, Hungama Play, Sony LIV, Voot, ALTBalaji, and more to provide over 500,000 hours of content. The Mi TV 4 offers an impressive port selection with 1x USB 3.0, 1x USB 2.0, 1x AV, 1x S/PDIF out, 1x Ethernet, and 3x HDMI ports. Onboard connectivity includes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy.
Mi TV 4A: Specifications, Features
The Mi TV 4A 32-inch version comes with a 1366 x 768 LED LCD panel with a 60Hz refresh rate, 178-degree viewing angles, and 6.5ms response time (typical). Display inputs and connectors include 2x USB 2.0, 1x AV, 1x Earphone Out, 1x Ethernet, and 3x HDMI. The Mi TV 4A lacks Bluetooth connectivity but does include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n.
The 43-inch Mi TV 4A version offers a higher-resolution 1920 x 1080 Full HD panel with similar 178-degree horizontal/vertical viewing angles, 6.5ms response time, and 60Hz refresh rate. In terms of port selection, the Mi TV 4A 43-inch version includes 3x USB 2.0 ports, 1x AV, 1x Earphone Out, 3x HDMI, and 1x Ethernet. Just like the Mi TV 4A 32-inch, the 43-inch version is powered by an Amlogic quad-core 1.5 GHz processor coupled with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of flash storage. Both TVs feature the same PatchWall Smart TV interface with over 500,000 hours of content on offer.