On the finish of Might, an eagle-eyed Twitter account centered on Android TV rumors noticed some new listings on Walmart’s web site. The listings had been for the rumored ultra-cheap Android TV streamers we’ve mentioned a number of occasions now.
As we speak, TechCrunch obtained official affirmation from a Walmart rep that the listings had been legit — they only launched sooner than deliberate. The identical rep confirmed that each Walmart Android TV streamers will land in shops and on-line on June 7, 2021.
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Many of the rumors we’ve heard thus far had been confirmed right by these listings. The integral information is that there are two streamers: one locked to 1080p and one other that helps 4K. Every comes with a Google-designed distant management (the G10), help for Google Assistant, and devoted buttons for YouTube, Netflix, Disney Plus, and HBO Max. The in-box contents will embody an HDMI Extender, an A/C adapter, batteries for the distant, and a USB to Micro-USB cable.
A very powerful side of the units, although, is their costs. The 1080p mannequin will solely value $24.88 whereas the 4K mannequin is barely nominally dearer at $29.88. This makes the 2 units the most affordable methods to take pleasure in Android TV proper now. It additionally makes them very aggressive towards different streamers at this value level from Roku and Amazon.
For those who’re thinking about grabbing one, you solely have a number of days to attend!