Xiaomi India, unveiled the latest addition to their TV portfolio with the launch of Redmi Smart Fire TV. The device delivers High Definition-Ready display, powered by Vivid Picture Engine technology for an immersive and true-to-life viewing experience. Featuring powerful 20W speakers, Dolby Audio, DTS-HD and DTS: Virtual X technology, the television offers complete entertainment at home. The smart TV also comes with Redmi Voice Remote with Amazon Alexa that allows consumers to easily switch channels, launch apps, search for titles, play music, and control smart home devices with their voice.
Sudeep Sahu, Deputy Head of Product at Xiaomi India, commented on the announcement,” Keeping true to our promise of “Innovation for Everyone”, we at Xiaomi India are consistently aiming to reinvent consumers’ Smart TV viewing experience. Through this collaboration with Amazon, we are excited to bring together the legacy and trust of the two powerhouses to our consumers. With its best-in-class display, sound performance, and Fire TV built-in, Redmi Smart Fire TV will surely elevate the consumer’s viewing experience.”
He further added, “With this addition to our portfolio, we hope to build the momentum of providing our consumers with the best hardware and software to provide high-quality, innovative and affordable smart TV experiences, with the power of choice at their fingertips.”
Anish Unnikrishnan, General Manager – Fire TV & Kindle, Amazon India, adds “The Redmi Smart Fire TV offers a superior viewing experience that can be voice-controlled with Alexa to take the home entertainment experience several notches higher. We are excited to join forces with Xiaomi on this new journey and look forward to bringing new viewing experiences to Indian viewers. Whether it is live cricket matches, movies on demand, TV shows, or live news channels, customers can access their favourite content seamlessly. I can’t wait for them to enjoy the best of audio and video specs from Xiaomi combined with the vast selection of content enabled by Fire TV in their homes.”
The newly launched smart TV features Amazon’s Fire OS 7, which lets consumers enjoy a world of entertainment with over 12,000 apps from the Fire TV app store including Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar, Zee5, SonyLiv, YouTube and more. Consumers can stream Amazon miniTV, and 70+ live channels such as Aaj Tak, Zee News, India Today, DD National and more for free with Zee5, nexGTV, Kids First and others. The new television also supports Apple Airplay and Miracast allowing direct mirroring from Apple and Android smartphones respectively.
Redmi Smart Fire TV allows users’ senses to get enveloped in the immersive sound and discover new levels of detail, clarity, and depth with the best in-home audio standard today with support for Dolby Audio. The Redmi Smart Fire TV comes with powerful 20-Watt speakers. Further elevating the audio experience, the TV comes with support for DTS-HD and DTS: Virtual X Technology.
There are buttons like TV Guide, Play Back controls, Channel up/down, mute and shortcut to popular apps. One can easily switch channels, launch apps, and search for titles by pressing & holding the dedicated Alexa button and giving a voice command. The Redmi Smart Fire TV supports Dual-Band Wi-Fi, AirPlay, Miracast and Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity. In addition to 2 HDMI ports (ARC x 1), it also comes with 2 USB ports and an AV and earphone port for uncompromised connectivity options.
Price and Availability
The Redmi Smart Fire TV 32″ will be available for a price of INR 13,999 on Mi.com and Amazon.in. For a limited time, consumers will be able to purchase the unit at an introductory price of INR 11,999, that includes an additional offer of INR 1,000 on Mi.com and Amazon.in.