Another Smart Box that we located in Chinese stores equipped with the well-known Allwinner H6 SoC, an interesting chip thanks to its video playback functions. The V96 mini is the typical low-end white-label Chinese box that at least includes 4GB of RAM, in theory good wireless connectivity and quite a few expansion ports. An interesting Box for price if we are going to use it as a basic multimedia player and if we are not too demanding.
The Smart Box V96 Mini can be used perfectly for use with KODI and IPTV in 4K, but only for streaming streaming from Netflix or Amazon Prime providers in the smallest quality. If we want to watch Paying Streaming in high quality HD and 4K you can see our list of TV-Box certified by Netflix. In terms of power you can see the results of the SoC that assembles this Smart Box in our comparison of the Allwinner H6 SoC, with which we can run games with medium load, such as PUBG. We cannot expect great things from this Box of unknown brand at the level of update support.
SoC, RAM and storage
The Smart TV Box V96 Mini includes the Allwinner H6 SoC, a Quad Core with ARM Cortex-A53 processors that reaches 1.8Ghz and an ARM Mali-T720mp2 GPU capable of processing video up to 4K resolutions at 60fps and 6K at 30fps. This Smart TV Box integrates 4 GB of DDR3 RAM and 32/64/128 GB of storage memory that we can expand thanks to the microSD card reader that is located on the side of its plastic case.
This box comes with WiFi wireless connectivity aC and Bluetooth 4.2. As connectors it includes a 10/100 network interface, AV jack, a USB 3.0 port, two USB 2.0a port, 10/100 network connector, SPDIF audio output and an HDMI 2.0 video connector. The operating system that comes standard in this box is Android 9.0. Among the included accessories we find a basic IR remote control, cables and power supply.
Price and availability
- The TV-Box V96 mini can be purchased on Aliexpress.com from $ 36.45 with free shipping.