The avalanche of cheap Chinese TV-Boxes equipped with the Quad Core Rockchip RK3528 processor continues, and today we have the new H96 Max M2, a bit more complete than others.
A more cheap-range Android box with the Rockchip RK3528 Quad Core SoC that at least this time comes accompanied by Wi-Fi 6 connectivity, DDR4 RAM and Gigabit network connector. The operating system of the H96 MAX M2 is the usual Android 13 and for which it is better not to wait for any firmware update.
Another new cheap-range Box option with the Rockchip RK3528 SoC that can serve as a multimedia player even in 4K resolution, to run apps, basic games and little else.
H96 MAX M2 Specifications
The small TV-Box H96 MAX M2 includes a Rockchip RK3528 processor. This Chip is a Quad Core with ARM Cortex-A53 processors that go up to 2.0 Ghz and a modest ARM MALI-450 MP2 GPU whose clock speed is unknown to us.
For RAM, we have versions with 2/4 GB DDR4 and for storage we can choose between 16/32/64 GB. We also have a micro SD card reader, so we can always expand the storage memory.
In the field of wireless connectivity, we have this time Wi-Fi 6 with internal antenna and Bluetooth 5.0. As connectors, we find in its plastic box a USB 2.0 port, another USB 3.0, RJ45 Gigabit network connector, analogue audio and video output jack and an HDMI 2.0b video output port that allows us to output video up to 4K resolutions @60fps.
An infrared remote control with a microphone to use voice assistants, a power supply and an HDMI cable are delivered with the Box H96 MAX M2 to be able to start using this Box just by taking it out of the box and connecting it to our TV.
Price and availability
- The H96 MAX M2 TV-Box with Android 13 can be purchased on AliExpress from €31 / $29 with free shipping.
- If you want an Android TV-Box for paid streaming, you have better options.