Chinese manufacturers of TV-Box are installing Android TV in the devices that we begin to seen on Aliexpress. An integration of this TV OS that will surely give us more of some ulcer taking into account the software quality of the Low-Cost manufacturers. ATV-1 is the name of a new mediaplayer that includes Android TV as OS and for which we have the option of acquiring it with a remote with microphone to use Google Assistant, a low-end equipment that as usual comes loaded with all kinds of apps to view pirated content.
SoC, RAM and storage
Inside the TV-Box ATV-1 we found the Quad Core Amlogic S905X SoC that includes four CPU cores ARM Cortex-A53 64 bit capable of reaching up to 1.5GHz and a Mali-450mp5 GPU capable of decoding video up to 4K@60fps resolutions . Integrated on the board we find 1 GB of DDR3 RAM and 8 GB of eMMc storage memory that can be expanded by installing a memory card in the microSD slot that includes this equipment.
Connectivity and other specifications
At the level of wireless connectivity includes b/g/n WiFi and it seems does not include Bluetooth. In terms of connectivity, we find two USB 2.0 ports, a microSD card reader, an HDMI 2.0a up to 1080p60, a 10/100 network port and an analog port for audio and video. The operating system is Android TV based on Android 6.0 and by default we have a remote control with integrated microphone depending on the purchased version.
Price and availability
- The TV-Box ATV-1 can be purchased on Aliexpress.com only for $49.50 shipping included in its cheapest version.