Xiaomi has announced a new 40-inch model as part of its Mi TV 2 line-up. As the younger kin of the 49-inch Mi TV 2 with 4K video support, the new 40-inch Mi TV 2 model is more of an affordable full HD version. Xiaomi’s new 40-inch Mi TV 2 will be available on March 31 from Xiaomi website.
The new Mi TV 2 model features a 40-inch SHARP SDP X-GEN display panel with full HD pixel resolution and LED backlight mode with 5000:1 contrast ratio. Xiaomi has housed a quad-core 1.45 GHz MStar 6A908 mobile chipset paired with Mali-450MP4 GPU for graphics.
With mere 14.4 mm bezel the Mi TV 2 supports H.265 with 10-bit hardware decoding. It offers support for several file formats such as H.264, H.265, MPEG4, FLV, MOV, AVI, MKV, TS, MP4, and more.
Packing 1.5 GB DDR3 RAM, it offers only 8 GB on-board storage. By default it runs the MIUI TV operating system based on Android. Xiaomi recently promised to bring the Mi TV in India and that’s how India might be one of the major markets after China to get this new 40-inch Full HD Mi TV 2 model.