Today Formuler brand unveiled another 4K Android TV Box supporting AV1 decoding. Formuler Z10 Pro is a 4K Android Media Streamer based on Realtek RTD1319 chipset supporting 4K AV1 decoding. Besides, it is another after Formuler Z10 Pro MAX, 4K OTT Android media streamer powered by RTD1319 SoC.
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First of all, it seems that there should be the Formuler Z10 Pro version first, and then the Z10 Pro Max. On the other hand, the Formuler brand did it the other way around, and additionally changed the housing of the device. Thus, the Z10 Pro is a completely different device that only refers to the Formuler Z10 Pro Max by name.
Nevertheless, the Formuler Z10 Pro is another 4K streaming player worth paying attention to and buying. The new Formuler Z10 Pro is a combination of an IPTV and OTT Android streaming device with support for the currently coveted AV1 decoding. In addition to the already known Formuler’s MYTVOnline2 media-viewing platform, the device supports Live TV via USB (ATSC / DVB-T) Over-the-Air Tuner.
Formuler Z10 Pro 4K Android TV Box Overview Features
In addition to mentioning the RTD1319 SoC,this time inside we find 2GB RAM DDR4 @2400MHz and 16GB eMMC storage. Additionally, the media streamer can be expanded with additional storage via USB, RJ45 (supports also Network Attached Storage client), and Micro SD card.
When it comes to connectivity, the Z10 Pro also supports Dual-Band 2×2 WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0 and Fast Ethernet. Z10 Pro media streamer runs on Android 10 OS. This small TV Box (measures 94x94x16mm) among the I / O ports has only one USB 3.0, TF Card slot, RJ45, HDMI port, IR Extension, and 12V/12 DC jack.
Formuler Z10 Pro Android TV Box Specification
- CPU – Realtek RTD1319 quad-core Arm Cortex A55 processor
- GPU – Mali-G31 GPU with OpenGL ES 3.2 API support
- Memory – 2GB RAM DDR4 @2400MHz
- OS – Android 10
- Storage – 16GB eMMC storage, Micro SD card slot
- Video & Audio Output – HDMI 2.1 up to 4Kp60 with 4K HDR, HDR10, HLG support
- Video decoder : [email protected], AV1, H.265(HEVC), AVS, H.264(AVC, MVC), Real, MPEG1/2/4, VC-1
- Audio decoder : MPEG-1 Layer 1,2,3(2-CH), MPEG-2 Layer 1,2, HE AAC V1/V2
- Audio codecs – AAC, MPEG I Layer 1/2/3, MPEG II Layer 1/2, LPCM, ADPCM, Vorbis, FLAC, ALAC, DD/DD+, DTS plus optional TrueHD and DTS HD
- DRM – Widevine L1, L3
- Fast Ethernet
- Dual-band 802.11b/g/n/ac WiFi 5 2T2R
- Bluetooth 5.0
- USB – USB 3.0
- Power Supply – 12VDC / 1A jack
- Dimensions – 94x94x16mm
- Weight – n/a
Formuler RTD1319 4K IPTV Android OTT Media Streamer other features
Besides, Formuler Z10 Pro like the previous Formuler’s TV Boxes also has preinstalled cutting-edge TV Platform called MYTVOnline2. The application allows you to watch IPTV content, supports multi-screen Picture-in-Picture (PiP), Smart Digital Video Recording, Video-on-Demand, advanced PVR recording and timeshifting. Besides, 4K 10-bit 60fps AV1 decoding, Z10 Pro supports 4K HDR, HDR10, HLG, and 4K 10-bit 60fps H.265. Device also supports Widevine L1, L3 DRM and OTA updates.
Formuler Z10 Pro vs Z10 Pro Max
Comparing both Formuler’s 4K Android Streamers based on RT1319 SoC, there are not many differences, but when it comes to use, they can be significant. In addition to the difference in the design of the devices, the Z10 Pro compared to the Z10 Pro Max has a slightly weaker specification. It was only equipped with 2GB RAM, 16GB eMMC. Additionally, it only supports Fast Ethernet and has only one USB 3.0 port.
At the moment, we do not know its price. More details about Formuler Z10 Pro 4K Android Media Streamer you will find on his product page.