Nimish SawantAug 28, 2014 08:31:29 IST
Videocon launched its first 4K UHD TV collection in Mumbai right this moment, that includes fashions having sizes going from 40-inches all the way in which to 85-inches. The TVs are LED backlit LCD TVs and include a bunch of options, which we are going to enumerate under. On the pricing entrance, the bottom 40-inch mannequin is pegged at Rs 91,000, whereas the flagship 85-inch one will set you again by Rs 9,90,000. Other than these two sizes, you will have the 50-inch, 55-inch and 65-inch fashions as nicely.
The 4K UHD TVs include a local decision of 3840×2160 pixels. All of the fashions assist 3D viewing and Videocon has bundled 4 active-shutter glasses together with the TVs. Every TV has a 1MP webcam atop the bezel. Other than this, the TVs have a bunch of options akin to motion-sensor gaming, voice management, face recognition, gesture management, MHL assist, Intel WiDi, USB 3.0 assist, screen-mirroring, 3D gaming and so forth. Every TV additionally comes with a dedictated gamepad to play video games on the TV.
Videocon has used a customized model of Android as its working system. It comes with a sensible distant management as nicely which has only a few buttons and a big monitor pad. Videocon has its personal app retailer from the place you possibly can obtain content material. Video games akin to Indignant Birds, Fruit Ninja, Riptide come pre-loaded on the TV.
With gross sales beginning shortly, Videocon is planning a 360 diploma promoting marketing campaign and hope to promote numerous 4K TVs across the upcoming festive season. However with out native 4K content material accessible, it is going to be tough scenario. Videocon didn’t point out about any partnership with native TV channels to come back out with 4K feeds. Videocon has up to now introduced a 4K UHD set prime field. Even TataSky had proven off a UHD 4K set prime field final month, which it expects to launch in January subsequent yr.
Allow us to take a look at the Videocon 4K UHD TVs extra intently under.
Whereas 4K content material remains to be at a really nascent stage, this might change by subsequent yr as extra mainstream digital suppliers transfer on to the post-HD world. Nevertheless, it stays to be seen whether or not Videocon as a model can face up to competitors from extra seasoned corporations like LG, Sony and Samsung within the 4K TV phase.