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Xiaomi Launches Range of Smart TVs in India

Meanwhile, Mi Band 3 will be available in India starting September 28 for Rs 1,999 via Mi.com and Amazon.in

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Xiaomi refreshes 'Mi TV' series in India. (Wikimedia Commons)

Chinese handset maker Xiaomi on Thursday launched a new range of smart TVs and its own ecosystem products in India.

The smartphone maker has introduced Mi LED TV 4 PRO (55-inch), Mi LED TV 4A PRO (49-inch) and Mi LED TV 4C PRO (32-inch).

Mi LED TV 4A PRO (49) and Mi LED TV 4C PRO (32) are priced at Rs 29,999 and Rs 14,999 respectively and will be available on Amazon.in and Mi.com starting on October 9.

Mi LED TV 4 PRO (55) is priced at Rs 49,999 and will be available starting on October 10 via Flipkart and Mi.com.

All the three TVs sport a new and refined version of “PatchWall” based on Android 8.1 Oreo OS.

Mi LED Smart TV PRO series is a successor to the Mi LED Smart TV series which sold more than 500,000 units in nearly six months (online), the company said in a statement.

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The smartphone maker has introduced Mi LED TV 4 PRO (55-inch), Mi LED TV 4A PRO (49-inch) and Mi LED TV 4C PRO (32-inch).

The firm also introduced Mi Band 3 — the successor to Mi Band 2 series.

“In order to continue bringing the best of our innovative TV experience, we are thrilled to launch the new range of Mi TVs, Mi LED TV 4 PRO (55), Mi LED TV 4A PRO (49) and Mi LED TV 4C PRO (32). We hope that our new Mi TVs which come with a new, refined version of PatchWall makes for better consumer experience,” said Sudeep Sahu, Product Manager, Mi TV Business India.

Meanwhile, Mi Band 3 will be available in India starting September 28 for Rs 1,999 via Mi.com and Amazon.in.

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The company also introduced “Mi Home Security Camera 360 degree 1080P” — a home surveillance camera that offers protection with 360-degree coverage, the company added.

It is equipped with night vision, motion detection and real-time two-way talk. The device will be available on Mi.com, Flipkart and Amazon.in, starting on October 10 for Rs 2,699. (IANS)

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South Korean Tech Giant Samsung Takes on Xiaomi, Sells 2 mn Galaxy A Phones

Samsung earlier announced that it would launch at least one phone every month from March to June this year

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DJ Koh, President and CEO of IT and Mobile Communications Division, Samsung Electronics. (IANS)

Taking on Chinese player Xiaomi big time, South Korean tech giant Samsung sold two million phones in its mid-price segment Galaxy A series in India in just 40 days starting March 1, earning a revenue of $500 million.

Samsung is targeting $4 billion in revenues from its Galaxy A series of phones this year.

Earlier this month, it announced Galaxy A20, its fourth smartphone in the Galaxy A series this year. Galaxy A20 is available in India at Rs 12,490.

In March, Samsung launched galaxy A10 at Rs 8,490, A 30 at Rs.16,990 and A50 in two variants – one at Rs 19,990 and the other at Rs 22,990.

“In the first 40 days starting March 1, we have sold a total of two million units of three Galaxy A models in India – A50, A30 and A10. The revenue turnover from these three phones in 40 days is $500 million,” Ranjivjit Singh, Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice President, Samsung India, told IANS on Monday.

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Arvin Baalu, vice president of product management at Harman International, talks about the Samsung Digital Cockpit during a Samsung news conference at the 2019 CES in Las Vegas, Jan. 7, 2019. VOA

“I think this a record for any brand in the industry,” Singh added.

“When the rest of the portfolio in A series becomes available, we are sure of not only achieving but exceeding our target,a the Samsung executive said, adding that the A series phones will continue to be available across the channels – both online and offline.

Samsung India is now gearing up to launch the Galaxy A70 smartphone with triple camera system next week and the Galaxy A80 with rotating camera in May.

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“We will launch the Galaxy A70 in India next week in Rs 25,000 to Rs 30,000 bracket and the Galaxy A80 in the Rs 45,000 to Rs 50,000 bracket in May,” Singh said.

Samsung earlier announced that it would launch at least one phone every month from March to June this year. (IANS)