Ever since Android 5.0 (Lollypop) was released Google has been working on making Android the smartest device Operating System in the technology industry.

Android TV is a smart TV platform developed by Google. It runs on the Android 5.0 Operating System. It’s a successor to Google‘s earlier product “Google TV” .

It was announced on June 25 2014 at Google I/O 2014 an annual program organized by Google.  Android TV can  be built into both TVs and stand alone set- top boxes, creating an interactive television experience through a 10 foot use interface.

With Android TV you can download Android Apps s from Google Play store including games through a WiFi connection it has a voice search for quick search of channels and movies.

The Android TV can be controlled using game controller, remote control, or the Android TV mobile app. The Android TV will also support Google media player Chrome Cast that allows an Android phone to be used to select and control media playback on a TV.

Google is partnering with Sony, Sharp and TP Vision to offer the platform in TVs planned to be release in 2015, while Razer and Asus plan to release set- top boxes with a focus on gaming later in 2014.
The first Android TV is the Nexus player, co – developed by Google and Asus, and released in November 2014. It comes with a 5mp front camera, external antenna for a stronger WiFi signal and a high quality crystal clear picture.
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