Vu launches new 43″, 50″, and 55″ 4K Android TVs in India starting at ₹24,999 (~$340)
Vu is a television company founded in the U.S. and currently selling smart TVs in the U.S. and India. It is one of the leading sellers of smart Android-powered TVs on Indian e-commerce sites and has its own 20+ stores spread across the country. Today, Vu announced a new lineup of its 4K smart TVs with Android 9 Pie in India. The range starts at ₹24,999 (~$340) for the 43-inch model and goes up to ₹31,999 (~$435).
Vu’s new lineup for India includes three models featuring LED-backlit display panels with 4K resolution and a claimed brightness of up to 400nits. The thin-bezels make three models appear almost the same but available in 43-inches, 50-inches, and 55-inches sizes. The Vu Android TVs are certified for Dolby Vision and HDR10.
In terms of sounds, all three of Vu’s 4K Android TVs feature dual-channel speakers. While the 43″ model comes with two 12W speakers, the other two models feature two 15W speakers, with a total audio output of 30W. The Android TVs also support Dolby Audio and DTS Virtual:X for better surround sound.
The new Vu televisions run on Android TV Pie and are licensed for Netflix. It is powered by a quad-core MediaTek CPU and comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage. The remote controller supplied along with the TVs comes with hotkeys for Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hotstar, YouTube, and Google Play Movies & TV. Additionally, the TV also supports Google Assistant and the remote features a microphone for long-range communication.
For input/output, the TVs feature dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, and built-in Chromecast. The physical ports on the TVs include three HDMI ports, two USB ports, one Ethernet port, RF input, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
The Vu 4K TVs will soon be available via Flipkart and will be priced as follows:
- 43″ – ₹24,999 (~$340)
- 50″ – ₹27,999 (~$380)
- 55″ – ₹31,999 (~$435)
The TVs are currently marked as “Coming Soon” and their availability has not been revealed yet.