ACT Fibernet is known for its blazing fast fibernet services, but the company is now expanding into hardware as well. After expanding its fiber footprint from South India to some new cities in the North, the internet service provider has now launched an Android TV box called ACT Stream TV 4K.
Priced at Rs 4,499, the ACT Stream TV 4K runs on Android 9.0 Pie out of the box, which is also the best release of Android TV till date. It is powered by Huawei's Hi-Silicon 3798M V200 SoC that is paired with 2GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage.
Furthermore, in terms of connectivity, the ACT Stream TV 4K box supports dual band Wi-Fi, 2 USB ports, 1 Ethernet port, 1 HDMI port, 1 AV output and 1 SD card slot. Other features of ACT's Android TV box include Dolby Passthrough and Google Assistant support which allows users to access the box using voice commands.
Users of the ACT Stream TV 4K will be able to watch movies, shows and other content online via streaming apps and services like Hotstar, Netflix, YouTube, Sony Liv, Zee5, Hooq and more. Additionally, users will also be able to watch their favourite 100 Free to Air (FTA) channels.
Apart from this, since ACT Stream TV 4K runs on Android 9.0 Pie out of the box, users will be able to access over 3,000 TV apps via the Google Play Store.
The ACT Stream TV 4K Android TV box will be available for purchase with select plans starting in May post the commercial launch. ACT has also announced that it will offer the Android TV box for select 5,000 customers, but to be eligible for this, you will have to register your interest on the official ACT website here. The exact criteria for this is not known yet.