Android TV is a smart television developed by Google, which is more like a computer and can be operated using wireless remote controls having QWERTY layout keypad. It was earlier known as Google TV and was first launched in October 2010. This TV was developed by Google with co-developers like Intel, Sony, Logitech. Google TV is now integrating new Android operating system (Android 5.0, Lollipop) and Google Chrome browser, that is more likely an interactive television with internet facilities to give users a very splendid experience. This particular television can be used as a computer cum television, where a user can access social networking sites, watch videos on Youtube and watch live streaming television channels, gaming, and many more advanced features.
Extraordinary features of Android TV
- Provides you with good user interface which can be easily operated from 10 foot distance
- Has the ability to act as both TV and standalone set-top boxe; also users can access “Google Play Store” to download apps including media streaming apps, games, books, movies, newsstand etc.
- Allows you to browse using voice search in order to quickly find answer with respect to query
- Android Smartphone or iPhone can be as game controller orremote controller (default) with the help of suitable apps
- “Google Cast” is a feature which allows other Wi-Fi devices like Smartphone to play HD video by wirelessly connecting it to Android TV using “Chromecast” (digital media player developed by Google which uses HDMI dongle to connect Android TV to other Wi-Fi devices)
- Upcoming and some of the present Android TV can provide 3D display output capabilities
- As Android is an open source OS, it allows developers to make applications that extends the functionality of system
- Can connect USB device to load your favorite videos, music tracks, photos and many more in your Android TV, more over it supports many file formats and plays all your favorites without any problem
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