Announced earlier this year, smart TV operating system Firefox OS finally went on sale in Europe. Through collaboration Panasonic and Firefox. Now available 6 new models of smart TVs Viera is now available with the operating system Firefox, based on Linux. Let’s look closer at the new TVs.
The availability of each model is dependent on the country. Broader sales should begin “in the next few months”, says the company.
Features of TV Panasonic on Firefox OS
These devices combine the latest technology all in one TV. For example, Viera TX-50CX700B this 50-inch screen with a resolution and Ultra HD viewing capabilities in 3D. So far, he has sold in the UK for about $ 1570.
This is the first use of Firefox OS in smart TVs. Early versions of the operating system used as an alternative to software for tablets and smartphones.
Firefox has faced difficulties in the mobile market because of the ubiquitous Android. As a result, a browser company decided to try his luck in the field of smart TV systems, in which there is a certain standard OS.
Conclusion of TV Panasonic on Firefox OS
Mozilla claims that Firefox OS makes television more “open” with the support of web applications. And it should encourage developers to develop their own content for Firefox OS. In turn, such giants as Netflix and YouTube are already engaged in creating applications for smart TVs.
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