Infinix X1 series television sets are now available in Kenya, and they have some interesting features you ought to check out if you’re looking for a budget quality smart TV. The 32inch model is going for around Ksh. 18,000 while the larger 43-inch panel will set you back around Ksh.29,000. The company has for a long time been known to sell handsets in Kenya and it’ll be interesting to see how it’s range of television sets perform against the competition in the country.
What you need to know before buying
A couple of popular smartphone makers have already ventured into the smart TV ecosystem, and from consumer reports, they seem to be doing pretty well with the likes of Nokia, OnePlus and Realme leading the bunch. A number of them are already selling smart panels in countries like India and China, and it was just a matter of time before we got their panels here in Kenya.
There are a couple of advantages you’ll be getting with the likes of Infinix TV’s compared to traditional manufacturers and price is obviously among them. While going for s panel like Sony with android TV onboard will require a considerable investment and are limited to panels above 43-inches, Infinix is offering a 32-ich panel for a relatively budget price.
Infinix X1 TV specifications;
- FHD and HD Screen resolution
The X1 series are available in two resolutions depending on the size of the panel. If you opt for a 32-inch model, you’ll have to cope with a HD (720p) quality screen while the 43-inch panel comes in FHD (1080p) resolution.
- IPS Panel
While there’s no OLED option, the inbuilt IPS panel is sufficient to offer clear colors and wide viewing angles.
- Android TV
Obviously, this should be the best part of these panels, you don’t need an android TV Box as the panel itself has a built-in feature with android tv onboard.
- Android TV version 9.0 Pie
Just like android phones, android platform offers an app store where you can download various applications such as Netflix, Showmax and Dstv.
- Other specifications include;
- 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage
- Viewing Angle: 178 Degree
- Speaker Type: Down Firing
- Dolby Audio: Dolby Digital Plus
- DTS Support: DTS Tru Surrounds
- Equalizer: Yes
- Audio Power Output (L+R) (rms): 8w + 8w
- Operating System & Version: Android 9.0 Pie
- Bluetooth: 5.0
- Wifi Connectivity: Yes