Today we want to show you the unboxing of Ferguson Ariva 4K TV Box. This is another TV Box from Ferguson. Recently we showed you Ferguson FBOX 4X. Ferguson Ariva 4K is more advanced TV Box – Hybrid TV Box and has a built-in DVB-S tuner for satellite TV reception and a SATA slot for external HDD and more. Ariva 4K Android TV Box is equipped with Amlogic S905-B chip and runs on Android 5.1.1. Below specification and details of the device.
I want to say thanks to Ferguson company (Ferguson Sp. z o.o.) for sending us a Ferguson Ariva 4K TV Box to review. Now Ferguson Ariva 4K Android TV Box is available on on the Ferguson official store for PLN529, about €132.
Ferguson Ariva 4K Android TV Box specifications:
- CPU – Amlogic S905-B, Quad core Cortex A53 @ 2.02 GHz
- GPU – Penta-core Mali-450MP Up to 750 MHz
- Memory – 1GB DDR3
- Storage – 8GB internal storage and micro SD slot (up to 32GB) + slot for HDD mounting (on the bottom)
- OS – Android 5.1.1
- Video Output – HDMI 2.0 up to 4K @ 60Hz + AV port
- Audio Output – HDMI, AV and coaxial S/PDIF
- Video Decoding – Up to H.264/H.265 HEVC MP L5.0 up to 4K UHD 60fps, H.264/H.265 AVC MP L5.1 up to 4K UHD 60fps, H.264/H.265 MVC up to 4K UHD 60fps and more
- Audio Decode – Dolby Digital/Digital Plus, MPEG, OGG, OGA, FLAC, ALAC, APE, M4A, RM, MPEG-1 layer1/2, MPEG-2 Layer II (DTS passthrough)
- DVB-S2 Tuner – On board, Frequency Rangec950~2150MHz, Demodulator Mode DVB-S (QPSK, ETS 300 421) and DVB-S2 (QPSK/8PSK, ETS 302 307), LNB IN connector
- Connectivity – 10/100M Ethernet, Dual Band WiFi 802.11 b/g/n 2.4G/5G, Bluetooth
- USB – 3x USB 2.0 port
- Interfaces – LNB IN, 3xUSB port, AV port, Ethernet RJ45 port, HDMI 2.0, Optical S/PDIF, DC jack, Recovery hole, Micro SD Card reader, Pay TV card reader (CA) (on the side), Slot for HDD mounting (on the bottom)
- Power Supply – 12V 2.0A
- Dimensions – 258mm x 158mm x 43mm
- Weight – n/a
In addition Ferguson Ariva 4K TV Box in the package you will find:
- Power adapter 12V/2A
- Remote control with 2x AAA batteries
- User Manual (in 2 languages)
- Warranty card
Ferguson Ariva 4K TV Box has a housing made of shiny plastic in piano black. The base with motherboard was made of metal. The whole looks very nicely. As we said at the beginning of his heart is a new Amlogic S905-B Quad core 64-bit Cortex A53 Up to 2.02 GHz processor which supports UHD 4K@60fps HW decoding, multiple formats including H.265 10-bit, H.264, AVS+ and also FHD 1080p @60fps HW encoding, H.264. On the front is a digital LED dispay, Power LED and IR receiver. On one side is a CA slot (Pay TV card reader). On the rear panel are: LNB IN (satellite), 3xUSB port, AV port, Ethernet RJ45 port, HDMI 2.0, Optical S/PDIF, DC jack, Recovery hole, Micro SD Card reader.
At the bottom of the device there are rubber pads to prevent shifting and SATA slot for HDD mounting. Below also huge remote control.
Below the video where you can look specifically at the Ferguson Ariva 4K TV Box and accessories that are included. Coming soon review.