Xiaomi recently launched a new Mi TV series. It is the Mi TV 5 series. Each of the series gets three smartTV running on PatchWall. Under the Mi TV 5 series the company launches — Mi TV 5 75-inch, Mi TV 5 65-inch and Mi TV 5 55-inch. Under the Mi TV 5 Pro series Xiaomi launches Mi TV 5 Pro 75-inch, Mi TV 5 Pro 65-inch and Mi TV 5 Pro 55-inch. It is believed that with the Mi TV 5 Pro series Xiaomi is looking to take on the likes of OnePlus TV Q1 series that launched in India recently.
According to Xiaomi, the Mi TV 5 Pro will carry a price tag of CNY 3,699 (roughly Rs. 37,200) for the 55-inch model, whereas the 65-inch model of the smart TV will retail at CNY 4,999 (roughly Rs. 50,300). The 75-inch model of the Mi TV 5 Pro has been priced at CNY 9,999 (roughly Rs. 100,500). Mi TV 5, on the other hand, will retail at CNY 2,999 (roughly Rs. 30,200) for the 55-inch model, at CNY 3,999 (roughly Rs. 40,200) for the 65-inch model, and at CNY 7,999 (roughly Rs. 80,400) for the 75-inch model.
Xiaomi says the 55-inch and 65-inch models of both Mi TV 5 and Mi TV 5 Pro will go on sale starting November 11 in China, whereas the pre-bookings open later today. There is no word on release outside China right now.
Coming to the specifications, the Mi TV 5 Pro features a 4K (3,840×2,160 pixels) OLED Quantum Dot screen that can achieve up to 108 percent NTSC colour gamut, HDR10+ support, and MEMC technology. Mi TV 5’s 4K (3,840×2,160 pixels) screen, on the other hand, can achieve up to 85 percent NTSC colour gamut and it doesn’t include MEMC or HDR10+ support.
In other specifications, both Mi TV 5 and Mi TV 5 Pro feature Amlogic T972 SoC, PatchWall user interface, and support 8K video playback. The TVs also come with Wi-Fi 802.11ac, three HDMI ports, two USB ports, AV inputs, Bluetooth 4.2, 4 microphones, two 8W four-unit speakers, and support for Xiaomi’s voice assistant.
Lastly, the Mi TV 5 has 3GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage, whereas Mi TV 5 Pro comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage.