Android 9.0 is coming strong with all the ranges of Chinese TV Boxes that include the of Rockchip RK3328 SoC even the most economical range like the MX10 MINI. This is the typical product that comes from the East with a plastic box and a configuration according to its price, but at least includes 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage memory, so we will be able to use it decently from the first moment.
SoC, RAM and storage
The TV-Box MX10 Mini includes as an engine the Rockchip RK3328 SoC that includes ARM Cortex-A53 processors and a Mali-450mp2 GPU compatible with native H.265 and VP9 video decoding up to 4K@60fps resolution with support for HLG HDR. We also find 2 GB of DDR3 RAM and 16 GB of expandable eMMc storage memory thanks to an included microSD card reader. A sufficient configuration to move most APPS and any mediaplayer like KODI without problems.
A level of wireless connectivity includes WiFi b/g/n with internal antenna and in terms of connectivity is quite basic with only a USB 3.0 port, another USB 2.0, 10/100 network connector, analog audio and video output and a port HDMI 2.0a.
Price and availability in stores
- The TV-Box MX10 MINI can be purchased on Aliexpress.com for $29.99 (€26.80) including shipping.