New low-end Smart TV-Box found on Aliexpress under the name of V98 Super, this time powered by the SoC Quad Core RK3318. A Box that includes Android 9.0 as an operating system and oriented to be used as a basic mediaplayer. A Box that does not stand out in its range except for its included connectors and the presence of Bluetooth connectivity.
The overall performance of Smart TV-box V98 Super can be seen in the review of a similar TV-Box that we do not think has many differences with this one. This Android TV-Box that can work as a basic player with KODI or IPTV even in 4K and we can also run simple games without too much demand of resources given their hardware. It must be remembered that this economic Box does not have secured support and does not have DRM certificates, so we can only see Netflix as a basic image. If you are interested in watching Streaming of payment in HD quality and 4K you can see our list of TV-Box with compatible DRM certificates.
SoC, RAM and storage
The Smart Box V98 Super integrates as engine the new Rockchip SoC RK3318, which has four processors ARM Cortex-A53 capable of reaching 1.5Ghz and a GPU Mali-450mp5 that includes native decoding of H.265 video and VP9 up to resolutions 4K @ 60fps HDR. It has 2/4 GB of DDR3 RAM and 16/32 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 includes WiFi b / g / n with internal antenna and bluetooth 4.0. On the perimeter of the box we have a USB 3.0 port, two USB 2.0, 10/100 network connector, SPDIF digital audio output, analog AV jack 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 between the accessories as usual.
Price and availability in stores
- The Smart TV-Box V98 Super can be purchased on Aliexpress.com for $ 36.11 with free shipping.