Smart TVs have been constantly evolving and introducing the customers to new technologies for an improved experience which were beyond the reach of a normal human mind. Here are few technologies that we can look for in 2021.
Every few years there is big disruption in technology from PC to web. Right now, we are witnessing the next big transition in the field of technology i.e., Artificial Intelligence. This feature has lead to the evolution of certain features which were never thought of.
Voice control: One of the most popular voice control enabler for smart TVs is Google Assistant which is your personal assistant. You can ask your GA to show favourite movie, weather, live score, get answers etc. This year, we are expecting 16 new Indian languages to be integrated to google assistant This will be game changer for Indian customers who find it very difficult to type manually.
Smart Home: Connect to smart home device. Now, you will be able to plan your day and also control your home through smart homes devices. In 2021, there will be more than 500,000 devices and appliances which could be connected through smart homes.
Service and Comprehensive Content: With deep AI analytics, consumers will be able to see their related content on their home screen. In Android tvS, all the google services will be integrated can used on big screens i.e., Smart TVs.
far-field voice recognition: This lets users control the television with their voice from almost any corner of the room it is placed in, without the need of pressing a button on the remote. You will witness improved version of Far-Field technology in smart TVs in 2021.
Mini led TV
Micro-LED, also known as micro-LED, mLED or µLED, is an emerging flat panel display technology. Micro-LED displays consist of arrays of microscopic LEDs forming the individual pixel elements. When compared with widespread LCD technology, micro-LED displays offer better contrast, response times, and energy efficiency. There will be lot launches in mini led tv segment in 2021.
In android TVs, there are more than 2000 games to download, but this will be the first time that the TVs will have cloud gaming. Customers will now be able to play online games and compete with other online players. 2021 will be the year of total transformation for gaming on smart TVs.
Video Communication Application
There was no official Tv video application till 2020. It was becoming difficult for consumers to do video calls on small screen from their homes. In 2021, you will see lot of Video communication applications for android tv. Google meet is investing huge now to integrate with smart tv. Apart from that, lot of messenger apps will be available on smart tv in 2021.
Data Saver Technology
This will reduce your data usage and increase watch time by up to three times. With Data Saver, it becomes easy to get the most out of your mobile data so that you can enjoy all your entertainment without any hassle. Combining Data Alerts and the ability to cast offline media with the Files by Google app, your Android TV won’t run out of data while streaming your favourite shows or movies.
BY – Avneet Singh Marwah, director and CEO, Super Plastronics Pvt Ltd, a Kodak brand Licensee