A new TV-Box with the AMlogic S905X3 SoC arrives to the stores, this model mounts the substitute for the S905X2 SoC that seems to be short-lived in the market. S10 MAX PLUS is the name of this new Chinese box for our TV that we find at a good, this box have 4GB of RAM and a SoC as recent as the S905X3 that includes the same VPU as the powerful and superior S922X SoC. The specifications are not bad and it can be a correct box to use as a media player although as you know the support of updates of these low-end TV-Boxes may be nonexistent.
SoC, RAM and storage
The S10 MAX PLUS TV Box includes the new AMlogic S905X3 SoC, a Quad Core manufactured in 12nm that reaches 1.9 GHz and integrates a Mali-G31 MP2 GPU. As 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 with 4 GB of RAM and 16 / 32GB of eMMc storage memory that can be expanded from the included microSD card reader.
The Smart Box S9 MAX PLUS includes wireless connectivity with dual band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.2. In the connectors included in the plastic box are a USB 2.0 port, another USB 3.0, analog audio and video port, a 10/100 Ethernet connector and an HDMI 2.1 video output. The operating system is Android 9.0 and an IR remote control with key cloning function is included.
Price and availability
- The Smart Box with Android S10 MAX PLUS can be purchased on Aliexpress.com only for $38.99 (€35.68) with free shipping in its version with 4 / 32GB.