Well, there is no shortage of smart TVs in Nepal and we have covered some of the most popular ones. And now, Konka is claiming the first company to launch smart TVs running Linux operating system to launch in Nepal. Konka Nepal, an extension of the Hong Kong-based Konka group, has launched two smart TVs based on the Linux operating system in the country. In this post, we will be taking a look at the specs, features, price, and availability of Konka Smart Linux TV in Nepal.
Konka: Brand Overview
Konka Group Co. Ltd was established back in May 1980. The brand is affiliated with OCT Enterprise which is among the key state-owned enterprise. In addition to TVs, it manufactures and sells TVs, household appliances, laptops, mobile phones among other products.
Saurabh Photo International is the sole authorized distributor of Konka TVs and home appliances in Nepal. Currently, the company sells Konka-branded TVs, air-conditioners, washing machines, and other home appliances in Nepal.
Konka Smart Linux TV
The elephant in the room is the 50-inch LED TV with a 4K UHD resolution. But there is also a smaller and much cheaper 32-inch model with HD resolution.
These TVs are powered by XC3 UHD Engine that supports different quality-enhancing features like CrystalView, DeepBlack, and PurePalette. At their core, these technologies help to improve the clarity, contrast, and color of the display for better quality. Similarly, these TVs use Konka’s HiBright Pro Blacklight that offers 25% better illuminance. The ColorWave wide color gamut results in deeper colors.
As mentioned earlier, the TVs ship with the Linux operating system instead of Google’s Android TV platform. Still, you will be able to enjoy most of the popular streaming services. Konka Linux TVs have received approval and certification from platforms like Amazon, Netflix, YouTube, Vudu, Pandora, and more. It also has an open browser for web browsing.
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These TVs support screencast technologies like MiraCast and WiDi for Android and Windows devices, respectively. But there is no support for Airplay in case you are an Apple user.
According to the company, the main selling point of TV is its warranty policy. Konka is offering up to 3 years of service warranty plus 1 year of full parts replacements.
Features of Konka Smart Linux LED TVs:
- 50-inch 4K UHD / 32-inch HD
- Dynamic Mode
- True Color HDR
- Dolby Digital
- 3 years of service warranty + 1-year parts replacement
Konka Smart LED TV Price in Nepal & Availability
The price of Konka Smart LED TV in Nepal is NPR 26,880 and NPR 61,600 for the 32-inch and 50-inch models, respectively. You can buy them from your nearest Konka authorized retailer which you can find out by going to this link.
|Konka Smart LED TV (Linux)||Price in Nepal||Availability|
|32-inch FHD (KDL32MO662ANTS)||NPR 26,880||Authorized Retailers|
|50-inch 4K UHD (UDL50MP667ANTS)||NPR 61,600|
Similarly, if you have any service-related issues, you can contact Konka Nepal through landline and social media handles.