Asianet Satellite Communications has announced a smart dongle recently. The device has running Android TV 9 and supporting 1080p resolution video. This device also supports high definition resolution. Asianet Smart Dongle Android TV Features Specifications.
What They Said On Twitter:
The company said on Twitter that viewers can watch YouTube, Hotstar, and Amazon Prime through this smart dongle. The remote for the smart dongle has a dedicated button for Google Assistant and YouTube.
The company in 2019 released its Android-powered hybrid set-top box (STB) with support for 4K Ultra HD. With the release of its smart dongle, the company has a similar product portfolio as the majority of the DTH operators.
Asianet Smart Dongle Android TV Features Specifications:
According to the data from Asianet, the smart dongle is powered by the Amlogic S805Y platform with quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 CPU clocked at 1.2 GHz and Penta core ARM Mali-450 GPU.
Further, the smart dongle features 1GB of RAM and 8GB flash storage with support for 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.2.
The device has built in Chromecast.
What Is Chromecast:
Chromecast lets users cast their photos, videos, or music from their device to TV.
The Google Assistant lets users discover more content and get updates using their voice.
You can update this device on Android 10.
Smart Dongle – Price And Availability:
The smart dongle is priced at rupees 3999. The company is providing an offer price. Asianet is offering the smart dongle at rupees 2999 exclusive of GST. The company attracts a GST of 18%, so the price of the device comes down at 3500 only.
Asianet has launched the device but due to COVID-19, the availability can be delayed. Den Network, 7 Star Digital, Kerala Vision, and GTPL Hathway are some of the other operators who could launch an Android device in the upcoming months.