New Chinese Box of low price that brings us at heart the S905X3 SoC of Amlogic one of the best solutions that we will find within the Chinese Box of low price under Android 9.0. The hos box is called X99 Max + and follows in the wake of the multiple models we have seen so far for a price of around $33. Within the typical and small quadrangular plastic box we find a fairly decent hardware at all levels that will allow us to use this smart box as a media player or for games just by connecting it to our TV. They emphasize once again its 4GB of RAM and its good options of WiFi and cable connectivity with a Gigabit adapter.
SoC, RAM and storage
The Box X99 Max + includes the AMlogic S905X3 SoC, a Quad Core manufactured in 12nm that reaches up to 1.9 GHz speed and integrates a Mali-G31 MP2 GPU. This SoC has 4 ARM Cortex-A55 CPU cores and also an NPU for iA. The VPU is an Amlogic Video Engine 10 with HDR Dolby Vision optional, HDR10 +, HDR10, HLG and PRIME HDR among others. This Box is available in versions with 4 GB of basic DDR3 RAM and 32 / 64GB of eMMc storage memory that can be expanded from the included microSD card reader.
At the level of wireless connectivity we find integrated in board Dual Band Wifi aC with internal antenna and Bluetooth 4.1 in all versions of this box. The connectors included in the plastic box are the usual of this range a USB 2.0 port, another USB 3.0, a Gigabit Ethernet connector, and an HDMI 2.1 video output. The operating system is Android 9.0 and an IR remote control is included as standard in which we have some keys that allow us to clone functions of other controls.
Price and availability
- The X99 Max plus TV-Box can be purchased on Aliexpress.com for only $ 32.60 with free shipping using the discount coupon available in the same store.