It is no longer news that the Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch has been launched and would go on sale soon; what is new are the hands-on pictures, live images and Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch unboxing photos that have been floating around these past few days, even though the premium flat screen TV is not on sale yet. And who has been sharing and passing around these pictures? I, of course, your review and unboxing master. That’s exactly what I’m going to do in this article today; to give the expectant Xiaomi fans a taste of what it would look like when they finally receive their brand new television set, with these Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch unboxing photos. Whether it will increase your expectancy and anticipation for the device, or it will finally ease you of the tension that has been building up in you since the TV was launched , I don’t know, but before I go on to show you the Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch unboxing photos, here are the specifications of the device.
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The Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch has a 3840 * 2160 pixel resolution, what is commonly referred to in the tech world as a 4k display. It offers full viewing angles up to 178 degrees, meaning you are fine as long as you’re not planning on watching the TV through its back :D. The 65-inch display has a 5000:1 contrast ratio and over 85% NTSC color gamut, the combination of which gives you one of the best picture quality and representation you can expect to find in a modern television set.
Under the hood, the Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch uses an Amlogic T966 processor with four Cortex-A53 processing cores and a top processing speed of 1.8GHz. This is paired with a Mali-T830 MP2 GPU with a rate of 750MHz to make sure the device never lags, as that could be a significant form of embarrassment, especially when guests are around!.
For the processor to have enough space to carry out its functions to the maximum, the Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch is packed with 2GB of DDR3 dual-channel RAM and 8GB of internal memory which uses the eMMC 5.0 process. For connectivity purposes, the Mi Tv 3s is packed with a full suite of ports and terminals. Starting with the virtual, it supports dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac with speeds of 2.4GHz and 5GHz, and Bluetooth 4.1 Low Energy (LE) for wireless connections.
Moving to the physical, the Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch is fitted with three different HDMI 2.0a ports, AV, one USB 3.0 port, one USB 2.0 port, and one separate port for Ethernet connection.
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The Mi TV 3S 65-inch supports a wide range of video codecs listed as follows:
- H.265 4K @ 60 / 30 fps.
- H.265 1080P @ 60 fps.
- H.263 1080P @ 30 fps.
- MPEG1 / 2/4 DivX4 the VC-1 / WMV3 1080P @ 60 fps.
- REAL 8/9/10 1080P @ 30 fps.
Now let’s dwell on the software and hardware of the device. The Mi TV 3S 65-inch comes with the MIUI TV software which is based on the Android Operating System. It is not stated the version of Android the TV is built on, but it is very much likely Android 7.0 Nougat (maybe half of it) or 6.0 Marshmallow at least.
On the hardware side, there are two variants of the Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch; the standard version and the Home Theatre version. The standard version comes with two 2.5-inch Woofers, and two dome tweeter to support the primary sound output of the TV. It also has advanced audio features like Dolby Virtual Surround Sound, DTS and Bass Boost.
The Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch Home Theatre version has all the features and hardware of the standard version and comes with two 5GHz Wireless satellite surround speakers, a wireless transceiver, and a Subwoofer as an addition. The combination of these three additional components makes the setup familiar to what you get with a full Home Theatre system, hence the name.
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Here is a summary of the specifications of the Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch:
- 65-inch (3840 x 2160 pixels) 4K display with 178-degree viewing angle, 8 ms dynamic response,5000: 1 contrast ratio,over 85% NTSC color gamut
- 1.8GHz quad-core Amlogic T966 Cortex-A53 processor with 750MHz Mali-T830 MP2 GPU
- 2GB DDR3 dual-channel RAM, 8GB internal memory (eMMC 5.0)
- MIUI TV based on Android
- WiFi 802.11ac (2.4 / 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.1 LE, Mi Port, 3 x HDMI 2.0a, AV, 1 x USB 3.0 and 1x USB 2.0, Ethernet
- Supports H.265 4K at 60 / 30 fps, H.265 1080P at 60 fps, H.263 1080P at 30 fps, MPEG1 / 2/4 DivX4 the VC-1 / WMV3 1080P at 60 fps, REAL 8/9/10 1080P at 30 fps
- Two x2.5?Woofer, 2x dome tweeter
- Home Theatre version’2 x 5GHz Wireless satellite surround speakers + wireless transceiver + Subwoofer
- Dolby Virtual Surround Sound, DTS and Bass Boost
Alright, enough of the talk! Let’s get right to the unboxing of the Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch.
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Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch unboxing photos
At the center of the box, we can see Mi 3S TV 65 inches, at the bottom some essential features of the TV are listed, and the MI logo is emblazoned at the top right corner.
At the back, the Mi Bunny is present along with the words “always believe something wonderful is about to happen” in the middle of the box.
On the top of the box, Xiaomi has included instructions on how to remove the TV safely from the box.
Here comes our first view of the Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch. Blurry, not so?
This is how the setup should look like after the base has been fitted with the TV.
Isn’t it too thin? I fear it might snap off!
Before I go, let me remind you that the Xiaomi Mi TV 3S 65-inch standard version costs 4,999 Yuan in China and Rs. 49,830 in India, while the Home Theatre version costs 5,999 Yuan in China and Rs. 59,800 in India. People in China are already getting the standard version, while the Home Theatre version comes later in November.
Have you gotten yours?