Nokia Flipkart partnership continues and the new product to launch from this is a media streaming box. The coalition sticks to the budget formula, much like the Smart TV, we saw earlier this year. Anyway, coming back to the Nokia Media Streamer, because of its pricing, it is likely to be compared against the Mi Box 4K. So, let’s see where it stands on the specs and features front.
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Nokia Media Streamer Highlights
Nokia’s streaming box only supports up to Full HD resolution at 60 frames per second. Meanwhile, the Mi Box 4K as the name reveals is capable of delivering 4K, HDR, and Ultra HD content.
Internally, it sports an unspecified quad-core processor, Mali 450 GPU, 1GB of RAM, 8GB of storage, and Android 9 Pie TV software. This means you get to enjoy a wide range of apps from the Google Play Store. Speaking of Google, you also get to Chromecast media from handheld mobile devices to large screen, and experience Google Assistant over voice.
Well, there is a dedicated button for Google Assistant on that remote, along with buttons for Netflix, Zee5, and other usual stuff. The presence of Zee5 over Amazon Prime is a little unusual. Anyhoo, it also features dual-band WiFi, which involves both standard 2.4GHz and 5GHz networks.
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Price and Availability
Nokia Media Streamer comes at a price of Rs. 3,499 which is the same as Mi Box 4K. Then there is Mi TV Stick, which undercuts even further at Rs. 2,799.
But, for what its worth, Nokia’s offering is Rs. 500 cheaper than Amazon Fire TV Stick (priced at Rs. 3,999). So, there’s that and if that interests you, you can buy it from Flipkart starting August 28th.