It seems that Amlogic is determined to get the most out of its successful S905 SoC as we are starting to see new stores with this Chip that install Android 8.1 and also at low prices. The TR99 mini is the new Box that we have today that surprises us in addition to its OS for its reduced price, $ 23.99. Surely in a few days we see some more Box with SoC Amlogic S905 and Android 8.1.
TR99 mini is an Android TV-Box low-cost with enough hardware for normal use. How to analyze say that at the multimedia level you can play 4K @ 60fps files with h.265 / VP9 codecs using KODI, LibreELEC or IPTV and Netflix streams in SD basic quality at most. If you want to see Netflix and other services in maximum quality consult our list of Android TV models with Netflix 4K, HBO and others. The S905 processor allows us to use basic apps and games. This brand has no known support where to turn, we will stay with Android 8.1 all your life in complete safety.
SoC, RAM and storage
The TR99 mini includes the SoC Amlogic S905, a Quad Core with ARM Cortex-A53 processors and a Mali-450mp5 GPU. We also find 2GB of DDR3 RAM and 16GB of internal eMMC storage that we can expand thanks to the microSD card reader installed on the side of the plastic box.
At the wireless connectivity level we only have wifi b/g/n with internal antenna. In the connectivity section we find a pair of USB 2.0 ports, Ethernet 10/100 connector, jack for IR extender and HDMI 2.0 and AV video outputs. As standard we have a classic IR control, DC charger and HDMI cable.
Price and availability
- The Box TR99 mini can be purchased on Aliexpress.com from $ 23.99 free shipping.