The Mi TV Box is one of many Xiaomi products which highlight the propensity of the Chinese giant to develop quality gadgets that comes at amazingly cheap price tags. When compared to its contemporaries like Roku or Amazon TV Box or even Apple TV, it offers similar contents for a lesser price.
The Xiaomi Mi TV Box comes in a smallish size just about that of a pocket wallet with some more weight and is coloured in matte black with ports for HDMI, USB, audio and power at the back. It has the ability to stream 4K video at 60 frames per seconds (fps). The device is powered by a quad-core ARM processor and a Mali 450 GPU. The processor has 2GB of RAM backing it up while there is 8GB of storage inside.
On the software end, the Mi Box runs Android OS which is reputed as having one of the better user interfaces and allows users to search universally for titles across multiple services. There is also the cool voice interaction feature via theBluetooth voice remote control it comes with. In addition, the device comes with support for Google Cast which means it can function for the same purpose as Chromecast. Furthermore, it has support for Dolby Digital Plus audio playback, DTS Surround Sound and it’s HDMI 2.0 compatible.
The Xiaomi Mi TV Box is available on LightInTheBox for $59.99. This is the international version and LightInTheBox will be shipping with the right plug type, be it EU plug, AUS plug or US plug, depending on the destination of the order. It’s important to note that the offer comes with free shipping to any destination worldwide.