For some time on the market, there are more and more TV Boxes with new SoC, mainly from Amlogic S905X2. The KM9 from MECOOL brand is a good example of such a TV Box with new SoC. We mentioned the MECOOL KM9 TV Box some time ago. Now new MECOOL KM9 is available on Gearbest for $58.99 + free shipping with coupon code: GBKM9 (limited offer, 200pcs from 11.1-11.7).
The KM9 TV Box, it is another great promising new TV Box from MECOOL. In addition to the new S905X2 SOC quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 @ up to 2.0 GHz with Mali-G31 MP2 “Dvalin” GPU, inside you will find: 4GB RAM DDR4, 32GB eMMC, dual-band WiFi, Bluetooth 4.1 and Fast Ethernet. There is no digital display on the front panel, but it is smart breathing light, different colors indicate different working states. TV Box runs on Android 8.1 TV version and supports Remote Voice Control (just like M8S PRO L review here) which support voice commands. At the moment we do not have any information whether KM9 TV Box supports Netflix HD, but we know that it supports Youtube 4K (2160p).
How it works the voice remote control, simply press and hold the voice control key to activate voice function, when you see the “Try saying” on the screen, speak into the microphone, for example, ”The latest action movies”. TV Box also works with the “Android TV Remote Control” app (from Google Play store) installed on a smartphone and tablet. More details in the specs.
MECOOL KM9 Android TV Box Specifications:
- CPU – Amlogic S905X2 quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 @ up to 2.0 GHz
- GPU – Mali-G31 MP2 “Dvalin” GPU
- Memory – 4GB LPDDR4 RAM
- Storage – 32GB eMMC
- External Storage – micro SD card slot
- OS – Android 8.1 TV
- Video Output – HDMI 2.0a output with HDR, AV port (composite)
- Video Codecs – VP9 Profile-2 up to 4K 60fps, 10-bit H.265 up to 4K 60fps, AVS2-P2 up to 4K 60fps, H.264/AVC up to 4K 30fps, H.264 MVC up to 1080p60, MPEG-4 ASP up to 1080p60 (ISO-14496), etc..
- Audio Output – HDMI, AV
- USB – 1x USB 3.0 port, 1x USB 2.0 port
- Misc – IR receiver, LEDs
- Power Supply – 5V/2A
- Dimensions – 10x 10 x 1.75 cm
- Weight – 150g
In the package, typically, we will find out: TV Box, Remote Control, HDMI Cable, Power Adapter, English Manual. If you’re looking for an affordable TV Box with Android TV OS, with 4K video playback, Youtube 4K and manufacturer support (access to updates) then you should consider buying a new MECOOL KM9, now for $58.99 + free shipping with coupon code: GBKM9.