New box that arrives in stores that mounts inside the powerful Hexa Core Amlogic S922X SoC with the name of King S22, a chip with which we will have no problems playing or reproducing video of any quality.
As usual in the boxes of this range the King S22 includes a box made of metal with a front LED panel and a Wi-Fi antenna to improve reception. The extra that makes this Smart TV Box interesting is the inclusion of an internal bay for a 2.5-inch storage unit with SATA connector, a very interesting complement for those of you looking for a media player.
SoC, RAM and storage
The Box King S922 includes the Amlogic S922X SoC, a Hexa Core manufactured in 12nm with 4 ARM Cortex-A73 processors capable of reaching 1.8 Ghz + 2 ARM Cortex-A53 processors that reach 1.9Ghz. The GPU is an ARM Mali-G52 MP6 which allows to run powerful games like PUBG smoothly. As for VPU, we have the Amlogic Video Engine (AVE-10) processor with all kinds of HDR support, Dolby Vision, etc. … The RAM is 4 GB LPDDR4 and the storage is 32 GB eMMc expandable thanks to a reader of SD cards that we have on the side.
Regarding wireless connectivity, the King S922 has Wi-Fi aC 1T1R (Broadcom AP6256) with an external antenna and Bluetooth 5.0. In the area of interfaces we have on the perimeter of the plastic box 1 USB 3.0 port, two USB 2.0, Gigabit Ethernet connector, SPDIF digital audio output, an HDMI 2.1 and an analogue audio and video output.
The operating system is Android 9 and a remote control is included in addition to cables and power supply.
Price and availability
- The King S22 Smart TV Box with Amlogic S922X SoC can be purchased on Aliexpress.com for $128.15 including shipping.