SKYWORTH S1 4K outdoor Google TV is now crowdfunding
The SKYWORTH S1 4K outdoor Google TV is now crowdfunding on Indiegogo, available in North America. Showcased at CES 2023, the device is available in 65-in and 75-in sizes, rated as IP66 water resistant to withstand wind and rain. The TV will work in temperatures from -4 to 122 °F (~-16 to 50°C), meaning it can be used year-round. Plus, it has IK10 impact resistance if it gets hit with something like a ball.
With 1,400 Mini LEDs, the SKYWORTH S1 has up to 3,000 nits brightness, making viewing the content in sunny conditions easier. The 4K screen supports HDR10, with a 60 Hz refresh rate and a 178° viewing angle. The TV has an integrated 100 W 8-speaker sound system compatible with Dolby Atmos and DTS Studio sound. You can wirelessly link further speakers via Bluetooth or use ports like HDMI 2.0 and USB to connect other gadgets. Built-in Google TV lets you watch content from many popular streaming services, such as Amazon Prime Video and YouTube. Also, Google Assistant means you can control the gadget with voice commands.
Alternatively, you can adjust the TV with an accompanying waterproof remote. Pledges at the Indiegogo campaign for the SKYWORTH S1 TV start at US$2,999 for the 65-in model and US$3,999 for the 75-in version. The devices have MSRPs of US$4,099 and US$4,099, meaning you get a 27% or 20% discount. The gadget will ship this June to the US and Canada.