Suwanee, Ga. — Hisense said its H6 smart TV powered by Android 4.2.2 is now available through Walmart stores for a less than $700 retail price.
The 55-inch H6 features a new intuitive user interface and comes with a simplified Merlin remote-control air mouse.
“Today, by coupling Hisense’s television expertise with Walmart’s immense retail reach, we are delivering a truly smart TV at a highly accessible price point,” stated Jonathan Frank, Hisense USA marketing VP. “We are proud to bring Android TV to the North American market with the Hisense H6 and look forward to working with our various partners to advance the viewer experience of consumers everywhere.”
The H6 comes with the Hisense Social TV App and Hisense Cloud Services Hi-Media Player and Receiver for sharing and storing favorite videos and photos.
It features a 120Hz refresh rate and is Energy Star 6.0 qualified.
The H6 remote has a built-in air mouse with IQQI Smart Input and built-in microphone for voice-search commands.
The set’s smart functionality offers access to Vudu HD Movies, Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, Chrome, YouTube, Google Play, Google Voice Search and PrimeTime applications.
The Android-based TV has v4 Media Streaming, multiple HDMI in/out, Wi-Fi, Ethernet, Bluetooth and USB.