Nokia has become the latest smartphone brand to dive into the burgeoning Smart TV industry in India. The company, yesterday, announced the launch of a brand new large screen TV that it said would go on sale starting December 10 as a Flipkart exclusive. The launch of the Nokia Smart TV comes a few months after companies like Motorola and OnePlus launched their own lineup of TVs. India’s largest smartphone brand Xiaomi is already an established player in this space with its MiTv lineup of Smart TVs. Let us now take a closer look at what the Nokia Smart TV has to offer.
Nokia 55-inch 4K Smart TV details, specifications
As evident from its name, the 55-inch smart TV gets, well, a 55-inch panel with UHD resolution. As the case was with Motorola’s Smart TV launched earlier this year, this Nokia too runs a stock version of Android 9 Pie. The TV has thin bezels and features a chrome-colored pedestal as the stand. You can also wall-mount the TV. As far as the hardware is concerned, the TV comes powered by a yet-to-be-revealed SoC that houses a quad-core Cortex-A53 based processor with 2.25GB of RAM and a Mali 450 GPU. The TV also gets 16GB of internal storage for apps. The TV also packs JBL branded speakers that output 24W RMS of sound. It also features support for Dolby Audio and DTS TruSurround. The panel supports 10-bit color depth and is claimed to be ab A+ grade panel with support for Wide Colour Gamut and Intelligent Dimming. The screen also boasts of 400nits of peak brightness. The TV comes with a remote control that gets dedicated hotkeys for Netflix, Google Play Google Assistant, and YouTube. Another feature is support for MEMC (Motion Estimation/Motion Compensation) technology, which enhances the viewing experience while watching fast-paced action and sports sequences. On the connectivity front, the TV supports Bluetooth 5.0, three HDMI ports, of which two are HMDI 2.0 ports, and one is an HDMI 1.4 port, two USB ports, an Ethernet port, and in-built WiFi.
Nokia 55-inch 4K Smart TV price in India
The Nokia 55-inch 4K Smart TV will set users back by INR 41,999. If you pay via card or Netbanking and EMI, you get an additional INR 2,000 off. Flipkart will handle the after-sales service and installation. The TV will be on sale starting December 10, 2019.