After the summer break it seems that in recent days new developments are coming to the Smart Box market such as the new MECOOL K7. A very complete TV-Box that includes as main attraction an internal tuner for Satellite Signal, HD DTT and cable (DVB – S2 – T2 / TC) that combined with its S905X2 SoC and its 4GB of RAM make this a good option for purchase a box. It also highlights its connectivity to networks with WiFi aC with external antenna and an RJ45 gigabit port.
SoC, RAM and storage
The Smart TV-Box MECOOL K7 includes the Amlogic S905X2 SoC, a Quad Core chip with ARM Cortex-A53 processors that reach 1.8GHz and that integrates an ARM Mali-G31 MP2 GPU rather more powerful than the Mali-450 and that It carries a TruLife Gen8 VPU for video playback. We have 4 GB of LPDDR4 RAM and 64 GB of eMMc storage memory that can be expanded from the microSD card reader that includes this box on one of the sides of its plastic case.
The Box MECOOL K7 includes has as wireless connectivity aC Dual Band Wireless MIMO 2T2R with external antenna and Bluetooth 4.1. The connectors included in the plastic box are a USB 2.0 port, another USB 3.0, SPDIF digital audio port, a gigabit Ethernet connector and HDMI 2.0 video outputs and CVBS analog. In the back we also have the connectors for satellite antenna and DTT.
The installed system is Android 9 Pie in its classic version and we have as standard among the accessories an IR remote control.
Price and availability
- The MECOOL K7 TV Box can be purchased at Gearbest.com for $ 149.99 with free shipping.