Haier, Google Android TV partnership
January 9, 2018
Haier, a global player in consumer electronics and appliances, has announced an expanded partnership with Google to launch multiple series of Google Android TV products globally in 2018.
“Haier is expanding on the success of Haier Chromecast built in televisions, by taking the next step and enhancing our partnership with Google on a global basis,” said John Homlish, President Haier America’s Digital Products Group.
Launching initially in North America in mid-2018, and built on the latest Android Oreo OS, the new Haier – Google Android TV series will incorporate the latest technology in FHD and 4K UHD TV and continues Haier’s commitment to the Google ecosystem. Homlish went on to say, “We are thrilled to partner with Google to provide our customers with the Android TV Smart platform. As the home quickly becomes smarter, Google is leading the way and we are excited to provide customers with an entertainment experience that integrates seamlessly into the Google eco-system with the Google Assistant built-in.”