Xiaomi’s smart TV lineup is doing quite well in the market especially in China and India. Recently, a popular Weibo user shared a screenshot of his private chat with Li Xiaoshuang, general manager of Xiaomi TV (air conditioning) department. In the screenshot, Li Xiaoshuang confirms that the release Xiaomi TV 5 is within a month.
The Weibo user asked: “When will Xiaomi TV 5 arrive? At the beginning of next year?.” Li Xiaoshuang replied: “Quick, within a month.”
In other words, the TV 5 will be officially released before November 19. As usual, it will commence sales from the Chinese market. According to Aowei.com, the global shipment of Xiaomi TV in the first half of 2019 was 5.4 million units, a year-on-year increase of 64.9%. In the first half of 2019, the shipment of Xiaomi TV ranks first in China. In addition, it has been on top of the Indian TV market for five consecutive quarters.
In addition, Lu Weibing, president of Redmi, believes the company’s TV is tops for four reasons. These include easy to use, rich in content, AIOT compatibility, and high quality. MIUI TV and PatchWall TV systems are from MIUI and they lead Internet TV services in China.