Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review: Not Just Neat, But Also Sturdy & Solid

Xiaomi TV holds a disassembly event on August 14 at 5 Color City in Beijing. The Xiaomi product to disassemble is Mi TV 3. Xiaomi Mi TV 3 is available in two variants – 55 inches and 60 inches. Both of them are detachable TVs, being priced at 3299 Yuan ($508) and 4299 Yuan ($663). Now let’s see what is inside and how is inside.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

The circuit board and the motherboard all reside near the bottom on the inside back of the chassis or the detachable TV host station. The board looks not just compact but also compact.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

The first one to disassemble is the T-CON board of LCD of the 55 inches one, mainly converting the LVDS digital signal at the logic time controlling to the digital signal for the LCD to drive the LCD to display image.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

The T-CON board for the 55 inches Mi TV 3 is provided by Samsung Display – Samsung VA Display Screen.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

Now disassembling the power board in charge of adjusting and providing the electricity to the display, speaker, host station etc.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

Full of resistor, capacitor, coil coupling transformer.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

Compact and neat, and solid.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

The convertor board to connect between host station and the LCD. Xiaomi engineer introduced what is functioning – Mstar 6M60.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

The welding spot, compact and neat as well.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

The convertor, T-CON and Power Board – the three main parts.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

After taking away all the parts, all looks clean.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

Now time to disassembly the TV set. The Mi 3 TV set is an integration of TV Box and Speaker.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

The speakers lies at the two ends of the TV set and the processor resides at the center.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

Both Mi 3 TV set for the 55 inches and the 60 inches are the same – powering Mstar 6A928.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

This is the 60 inches Mi TV 3, a little different from the 55 inches, but most remains same.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

The convertor for the 60 inches, also powering Mstar 6M60.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

The power board for the 60 inches.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

The 60 inches Mi 3 TV.

Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Mi TV 3 Disassembly Teardown Review

The 60 inches Mi 3 TV applies the IPS display from LG Display.

Like the subject says, no matter what, Xiaomi Mi 3 TV has compact design and solid sturdy quality. It is a pity that at present, no online retailers sell Mi TV so far, most probably because it is too big to afford the shipping cost. Are you interested in Mi TV and will buy it? Comment below please. Some day some merchant will hear your voice and make it available online to users outside China.

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