Micromax has announced the launch of its first Google-certified Android TV in India. The brand has introduced two new models under this series with 49-inch model priced at Rs 51,990 and 55-inch model priced at Rs 61,990. The Android TV will be available for sale starting from November this year at major retail stores across the country.
The new Android TVs are certified by Google, meaning that users will get stock experience on this one, which is similar to Smart TV models from Vu Television, Sony Bravia series and more. The TVs run on Android Oreo operating system and comes loaded with official Google apps like Play Store, Games, Movies and Music.
Both the 49-inch and 55-inch models are equipped with 4K UHD display and feature HDR 10 for an immersive viewing experience. The devices are powered by a quad-core A53 processor coupled with 2.5GB of DDR3 RAM and 16GB of eMMC flash storage. The models also come loaded with built-in Chromecast support and are equipped with Google Assistant for voice-enabled search.
In terms of sound output, the new range of televisions features 2 x 12W of speakers for a surround sound experience. The Micromax Android TVs are loaded with Pure Sound technology, which is certified with Dolby and DTS. Then there is wireless smartphone control and both the TVs include Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity options. The Android TV is Eco Energy efficient with low power consumption.
Commenting on the launch, Rohan Agarwal, Director, Micromax Informatics Ltd. said, “It is our constant endeavour to bring alive the best experience and connectivity through our multiple screens. Today, with the launch of our first ever Google-certified television, we have taken a step further in providing our consumers with memorable and stunning picture-quality experience and a wide array of options with Google’s PlayStore. The new range targets the consumers who want a larger than life experience and desire to access smart android content on a bigger, sharper, crystal clear screen. We are committed to grow this category further and consolidate our position in the television segment in India.”