At the beginning of the month, several rumors began to emerge that Xiaomi was preparing to launch a new gadget, which would present itself as a compact version of the popular Mi Box. Now, it was the manufacturer itself to confirm the existence of the Xiaomi Mi TV Stick.
During the launch event of the Redmi Note 9 yesterday in Germany, the manufacturer officially confirmed the new dongle , revealing its name and design. As suggested by the various rumors, this will be similar to the original Google Chromecast, but with the addition of Android TV and physical controller.
Details on its specifications and functionality have not been officially confirmed, but everything indicates that this new gadget could become one of the most popular of the brand.
Google Chromecast will finally receive a rival to match and may become obsolete!
Google Chromecast has remained one of the most popular gadgets for many years, being the easiest and most affordable way to stream content to any television or monitor. However, its features turn out to be quite limited, especially when compared to the various boxes Android TV available on the market.
So far, always managed to win because these boxes end up not guaranteeing the same level of portability. The Chromecast can be easily placed in your pocket and carried anywhere.
With the arrival of the Xiaomi Mi TV Stick, this disadvantage no longer exists. In addition, Xiaomi's new dongle should arrive with the integrated Android TV operating system, providing users with a wide variety of applications.
Basically, you will be able to take your TV anywhere, all you need is a TV / monitor with HDMI input and Wi-Fi connection to access all your content.
The command is identical to the one included with the Xiaomi Mi Box, with direct access buttons to Google Assistant, Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.
As for the capabilities of the Xiaomi Mi TV Stick, it has not yet been revealed whether it will support content 4K or if you will stay at Full HD. It would not be surprising if the brand decided to keep only support for Full HD, managing to launch the gadget with an extremely competitive price.
In a second phase, they could later launch a “Pro” model with a lower price. high and support for 4K content.
Although it has not been confirmed, everything indicates that the Xiaomi Mi TV Stick may be officially launched in Europe as early as June.
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