Haier HXT, Dongle and Sm@rt Eye Android: Smart TVs with Android OS
The Chinese manufacturer Haier has presented some of its new products for the first half of 2013 in Las Vegas CES. The first is the adapter Dongle Android, a device that allows you to convert virtually any TV on market into a Smart TV. It is followed by new series of Haier HXT Android TVs with Android 4.2 OS, Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor up 55 inches and a handy remote control multi-purpose screen. Meanwhile, the new Sm@rt Eye Android TV camera combines a Full HD integrated features Smart TV, also running through version Android 4.2 or Jelly Bean, to enjoy the benefits of connected TV any screen with HDMI port and USB.
The new Haier Dongle Android Adapter comes as a Smart TV that connects to the HDMI port and USB for Haier TVs or other brand, always having these connections. The Dongle works with Android version 4.1 Jelly Bean. It is equipped with an ARM Cortex A9 dual core 1.6 Ghz processor. It has 1 GB of memory RAM, 4 GB of storage and GPU Mali 400. As for connectivity, the Haier Android Dongle incorporates an HDMI port, USB 2.0, card reader Micro-SD, infrared, WiFi and DLNA. It also comes with a standard gyroscopic remote control for easy menu navigation and management of applications. Haier announced the availability of new Android Dongle from April 2013, with a suggested retail price of 130 USD.
The new Haier Android HXT TV is a Smart TV that incorporate Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and quad core MPQ8064 run under the operating system Android 4.2. These new Smart TV look very elegant, with virtually no screen frame and a support base or flat. The display, with LED backlight offers resolution Full HD, supports 3D images, and is available in sizes up to 55 inches.
With network connectivity and WiFi, the Android Haier HXT have all the benefits of access to Internet for thousands of available applications, such as games or information services, access to social networks and music and movies. It also includes a complete multipurpose remote control, besides the usual functions of TVs it also allow to use it as a joystick, microphone or keyboard to control the Android applications. These interesting televisions will reach the market next October, at a price to be determined.
Finally, the Haier Sm@rt Android TV combines the functionality of Smart TV with Android OS and an integrated camera with resolution Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels). Just as HXT televisions, the Sm@rt Android TV uses the operating system Android 4.2, and the same Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor, graphics card with Adreno 320. It also includes multipurpose remote, and the panel shall find an outlet connections HDMI port, one USB, WLAN WiFi and DLNA. The Haier Sm@rt Eye Android will arrive in the month of April, and its price is recommended retail of 200 USD.