Akai, whose products are well remembered by older readers, has introduced a line of modern smart TVs based on the WebOS operating system.
The new TVs are available in four sizes with screen sizes of 32, 43, 50 and 55 inches. All models have 4K resolution. Users are offered a simple interface that provides quick access to frequently used applications and saves browsing history.
Amazon’s Alexa-enabled remote control makes it easy to operate, with a scroll wheel in the center for easy page scrolling. The remote has shortcut buttons for Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.
The manufacturer claims a frameless design, support for HDR 10, HLG, Dolby Audio, Bluetooth 5.0 and Wi-Fi modules. TVs support MEMC technology for maximum smoothness of dynamic scenes, screen mirroring, content playback from mobile devices.
The equipment includes 1.5 GB of RAM and 8 GB of flash memory. The bigger version costs $500 in India.