Chinese company Xiaomi has recently released Mi Box Android TV set in US at $69 (roughly Rs. 4,600).
Xiaomi is offering the Mi Box at such a cheap price. Mi Box is a standalone set-top box which runs on Android TV 6.0, and can be used to stream 4K video content. It will come up with built-in Google Cast. Through the Mi Box, user can even stream Netflix, YouTube, Sling TV, Vudu, Fandango.
The set-top box is powered by a quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 CPU and Mali 450 GPU, as well as 2GB of RAM. There is 8GB of inbuilt storage onboard, USB connectivity, and a Bluetooth remote control. It comes with a button that activates voice search.
Mi Box can stream 4K content at 60 frames per second, and supports audio standards such as Dolby Digital Plus and DTS Surround Sound. It also supports HDR10 standard technology which improves contrast, brightness, and colour without losing sharpness and clarity. The Mi Box offers HDMI 2.0a cables, which are the latest in HDMI standard for TV connectivity.
Currently, Mi Box is only sold in US.