The immense growth of streaming services has resulted in a large number of users buying smart TVs. Android televisions are already very popular in the market, and now Amazon has finally brought its platform on the segment. The global e-commerce giant has partnered with an Indian electronics brand, Onida, to launch Onida Fire TV Edition smart TV in India.
“Onida is excited to work with Amazon to bring the Fire TV experience to India. We have more than 38 years of experience building TVs in India and the Onida Fire TV Edition brings superior picture quality and sound output to customers, at affordable prices.”
-Business Head, Onida
Onida Fire TV Edition smart TV specifications
The Onida series will be available in two variants in India, a 32-inch HD, and a 43-inch Full-HD display. The TV runs on Fire TV OS from Amazon and rocks a Cortex A53 processor with Mali-450 GPU, paired with 1 GB RAM and 8 GB storage. Also, it features a Lucent Picture Engine Technology to offer crystal clear picture quality.
The smart TV has a sleek design with noticeable bezels around the display. It comes with an Alexa voice remote. So, you can just ask Alexa to search for and watch from a vast catalog of shows and movies. Talking about the audio, the TV has two 8 Watt speakers and Dolby DTS support.
The Onida Fire TV Edition powered by Alexa comes with a dual-band Wi-Fi, three HDMI, and a USB port for connectivity. It has an in-built Fire TV software that allows its users to access a variety of streaming services supported on the platform. Also, the users have easy access to Amazon Prime Video, Sony Liv, Hotstar, Netflix, Zee5, YouTube, and other video streaming applications. Also, The Alexa voice control remote has dedicated buttons for Amazon Prime, Zee5, Hotstar, and Sony Liv.
Apart from allowing the users to access various apps on the smart TV, the Alexa voice remote also enables them to control their Alexa-powered devices. So, just say, “Alexa, turn on the lights” to your Alexa voice remote, to control the connected smart lights.
The Onida Fire TV Edition is priced at Rs 12,999 for a 32-inch HD model and Rs. 21,999 for 43-inches Full HD model. The smart TVs will be available on Amazon starting December 20. And, the company will also offer cashback for this sale.