Xiaomi Mi Box 4 & 4C Officially Launched

Today, Xiaomi has officially announced the Xiaomi Mi Box 4 and Mi Box 4C. The new Android boxes from Xiaomi have arrived as successor for the Mi Box 3s launched back in November 2016.

The Mi Box 4 delights us with a minimalistic design , a white body, 9.5cm long sides, a thickness of 1.6cm and weighs 145 grams. The Mi Box 4 can be described as an Artificial Intelligence enabled set-top box. It is powered by a 64-bit quad-core processor, 2 GB of RAM and a penta-core GPU. It comes with a Bluetooth enabled voice remote control and carries support for 4K HDR UHD quality and H.265 hardware decoding. The device also provides a Dolby +dts audio decoding and has a sufficient internal storage of 8GB.

With PathWall AI onboard, the Mi Box 4 is able to understand the users’ TV viewing habits and therefore recommend various kinds of content. It has an useful voice assistant that can identify voices of different ages, launch apps, search for keywords, check weather and calendar updates and more. It also brings support for intelligent error correction and voice-activated smart appliances.

Connectivity wise, the Mi Box 4 features an AV port for connecting an old TV, HDMI, and USB. The Mi Box 4C has the same specs as the Mi Box 4, but the 4C comes in black color and it features 1GB of RAM. The Mi Box 4 and 4C are respectively priced at 349 Yuan and 249 Yuan. The reservations of both models have started from today at 10 AM and the official sales will begin on Feb. 1.

Xiaomi Mi Box 4 Specifications

  • CPU: 1.5 GHz Amlogic S905L Cortex A53 quad-core processor
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • GPU: Mali 450 (3+2 core)
  • Storage: 8 GB
  • Video Output Resolution: 4K (3840 x 2160) HDR
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n,Bluetooth 4.1, 1x HMDI 2.0, 1x USB 2.0, 3.5 mm AV connector
  • Video Decoding: H.265 4K2K @ 60 fps, H.264 4K2K @ 30 fps, MPEG1/2/4, VC-1, DivX4/5,
    up to 1920 x 1080 pixel @ 60fps, HDR10 support
  • Video Formats: RM, RMVB, FLV, MOV, AVI, MKV, TS, M2TS, MP4, 3GP, MPEG support 3D video output
  • Audio Decoding: Dolby Audio, DTS-HD
  • Audio Formats: MP3, APE, Flac, AAC, Ogg
  • Other: Mi Bluetooth Voice Remote Control, AI-based PatchWall System
  • Color: White

Michael Ting

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