The Mi TV Stick has been launched in India on 5 August by Xiaomi after its debut in Europe in July. It will compete with the Amazon Fire TV Stick and offers similar functionality allowing users to stream content directly to TV from Amazon Prime Video, Disney + Hotstar, Netflix and others. It can connect to the TV using an HDMI port and convert it into a smart TV. The Mi TV Stick runs on Android TV 9, which allows access to the Google Play store, and applications built specifically for the big screen.
Mi TV Stick Price, Sale Date in India
Mi TV Stick Price Rs. 2,799 in India. Its first sale is scheduled for 12 August (noon) on August 7 and the device will be available to buy from Mi.com, Flipkart and Mi Home stores. It will also be available soon through Mi Partner stores across the country. Mi TV Stick comes in black color option.
Mi TV stick specification and features
The Mi TV Stick by Xiaomi is a compact device powered by a quad-core Cortex-A53 CPU and ARM Mali-450 GPU. It comes with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of onboard storage. The Mi TV Stick runs on Android 9 and supports dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11a / b / g / n / ac, as well as Bluetooth v4.2. It operates via a micro-USB port and connects to the TV with HDMI input. The Mi TV Stick measures 92.4×30.2×15.2mm and weighs just 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. Mi TV Stick comes with support for apps like Netflix, YouTube, Prime Video, Disney + Hotstar, HBO, Spotify, and more. Bring an Android device, it has access to the Google Play store, with over 5,000 apps available on its platform. The device comes with a remote that supports Google Assistant voice control, as well as Chromecast for supported devices.