Another box with Android 9.0 and the Soc of Rockchip RK3318, the version cut in speed of the chip RK3328, which reaches stores. A new Box with minimal changes compared to the TV-Box that we have seen so far with this SoC and that is at the height of the low range where we have hundreds of models to choose from, although most with the same specifications and support at the same null level. A Box suitable as a basic mediaplayer and from which you do not have to wait for much.
We can see the possible performance of the Box S9 Pro in the review of a similar model that we have already analyzed. This model of Android TV-Box that can be used as a basic 4K media player with KODI or IPTV and where we can also run simple games without too much demand for resources. We must remember that these cheap Boxes do not have secured support and do not have DRM certificates with which we can only see Netflix in the most basic image quality. If you are interested to watch Streaming of payment in HD quality and 4K you can see our list of TV-Box with DRM certificates compatible with these services.
SoC, RAM and storage
The Smart Box S9 Pro features the Rockchip RK3318 SoC that integrates four ARM Cortex-A53 processors capable of reaching 1.5Ghz and a Mali-450mp5 GPU that includes native H.265 and VP9 video decoding up to 4K @ 60fps resolutions with support for HDR. It has versions with 2/4 GB of DDR3 RAM and 32/64 GB of eMMc storage memory that can be extended by adding a memory card in the included microSD card reader.
At the level of wireless connections this TV-Box has Dual Band WiFi and does not have Bluetooth. On the sides of the box we have a USB 3.0 port, another USB 2.0, 10/100 network connector, analog AV jack, SPDIF digital audio output and an HDMI 2.0a port that allows up to 4K @ 60fps video resolutions. It includes the classic IR remote control and an HDMI cable.
Price and availability in stores
- The TV-Box S9 Pro can be purchased from Aliexpress.com starting at $ 29.90 with free shipping.