Google’s long awaited Google TV platform is getting closer to a consumer launch, and last week Sony sets running the platform were shown at the IFA show in Berlin.
The demoed Google TV platform includes apps, Google Chrome and picture in picture.
Sony Bravia’s running Google TV are set for release in November in the United States, with the rest of the world to follow some time thereafter. No word yet if recent models running Bravia Internet TV might be made retrospectively compatible, though as someone who purchased one this year I’m crossing my fingers.
Three videos showing Google TV demonstrated in Berlin as follows, with the official Sony and Google vids explaining the setup at the bottom:
(videos via PaidContent)