Today we find into the Gearbest.com store an interesting TV-Box that includes the Amlogic S905X3 SoC that includes interesting video playback features. The new Magicsee N5 Plus undoubtedly stands out for its bay for a 2.5″ HD or SSD SATA3 disk that we have at the top and that will delight digital diogenes. Also interesting is its dual external + internal antenna and some of its software functions such as its manual access control Root and a hardware monitoring app that it includes, an interesting option for those looking for something more than a basic media player.
SoC, RAM and storage
The Magicsee N5 Plus TV Box includes the new AMlogic S905X3 SoC, a 12nm Quad Core that reaches 1.9 GHz and integrates a Mali-G31 MP2 GPU. This SoC has 4 Cortex-A55 CPU cores, a Cortex-M4 processor and also an NPU for iA. The VPU is an Amlogic Video Engine 10 with Dolby Vision optional HDR, HDR10 +, HDR10, HLG and PRIME HDR support. This Smart Box is available in versions with 4 GB of DDR4 RAM and 64GB of eMMc storage memory that can be expanded from the included microSD card reader. We also have a bay where to install a 2.5-inch storage unit, HD or SSD, with SATA3 connector.
This Smart Box includes Wi-Fi aC wireless connectivity level with external and internal antenna and Bluetooth 4.1. In the connectors included in the plastic box are a USB 2.0 port, two USB 3.0, analog audio and video port, a 10/100 Ethernet connector, SPDIF audio output and an HDMI 2.1 video port. The operating system is Android 9.0 and an IR remote control is included.
Price and availability
- The Magicsee N5 Plus Smart Box can be purchased at Gearbest.com only for $84.75 (€77.04) with free shipping.