Flipkart, India’s homegrown e-commerce marketplace, today (August 20th) announced the launch of Nokia Media Streamer as part of its strategic relationship with Nokia, marking the latter’s entry into a segment that is fast becoming popular with Indian consumers. The Nokia Media Streamer leverages the power and functionality of the Google’s widely popular operating system – Android 9.0 OS. Available on Flipkart from August 28 the Media Streamer is priced at Rs.3,499.
The Nokia Media Streamer comes with premium features including a full HD resolution of 1920×1080 at 60 frames per second to give superior picture quality. Further, the quad-core processor, together with 1 GB RAM and 8 GB ROM, ensures high performance by the device. The Media Streamer also provides dual-band WiFi support for 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz and is equipped with a multi 1/0 antenna for better reception.
It comes with Dolby Digital Audio and a voice-controlled remote with Google Assistant, which enables users to shuffle between devices easily. The built-in Chromecast feature also allows users to cast their mobile phone screens onto the TV, while Google Home supports all apps available on Google Play Store.
Vipul Mehrotra [Vice President, Nokia Brand Partnerships] said:
“We are excited that Flipkart, the leading e-commerce company in the country, is bringing cutting-edge home entertainment to consumers in India with the Nokia Media Streamer, strengthening our strategic relationship. The Nokia Media Streamer is the perfect complement to Flipkart’s range of Nokia Smart TVs, offering indian consumers a premium viewing experience to enjoy their favorite movies and TV shows.”
Dev lyer [Vice President, Private Label at Flipkart] said:
“Through this strategic relationship with Nokia, we can leverage our deep understanding of Indian consumers to develop a cutting edge media streamer by a brand that is trusted for quality, design, and reliability. We constantly endeavor to provide our customers with the widest range of offerings to choose from with compelling features, value and performance. The device addresses the present needs of users who are spending a considerable time at home and seeking entertainment and content viewing options indoors.”
- Resolution: 1080p upto 60 frames per second
- CPU: Quad core processor
- GPU: Mali 450
- RAM: 1 GB
- ROM: 8 GB
- Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie
- Wi-Fi: 2.4 GHz/5 GHz for dual-band: multi I/O antenna for better reception
- Audio support: Dolby Audio
- Multi-screen interactive: Chromecast built-in | Google Home
- Voice control: Voice-controlled through Google Assistant and Android mobile app remote
- Hotkeys: Netflix, ZEE5
At the time of writing this article we didn’t found any dedicated page for this Media Streamer on Flipkart’s official website. But you can check it out on Nokia.com by visiting here.