After a moment of silence, Formuler brand introduces the newest 4K Android Media Streamer called Formuler Z10 Pro Max. The new Z10 Pro Max is powered by Realtek RTD1319 SoC which supports 4K AV1 10-bit 60fps decoding.
We had to wait a bit for the new Android 4K Streaming player from Formuler, but it paid off. The new Formuler Z10 Pro is a noteworthy Android IPTV Box with support for 4K AV1 decoding via Realtek’s chipset. Contrary to competing TV Boxes (for example from MECOOL, UGOOS), the heart of the Z10 Pro Max is not the Amlogic S905X4 SoC, but the Realtek RTD1319 chipset.
About Realtek RTD1319 SoC
Realtek chipset manufacturer 2020/02/18 announced the introduction of chipsets supporting 4K AV1 decoding. Besides the RTD1319 SoC also the Realtek RTD1311 chipset has support for AV1 decoding. “The chip also supports HEVC 1080P encoder, all HDR standards, diverse output interfaces such as HDMI 2.1, USB3.0, and PCI-e, and built-in far-field voice recognition. In addition to a built-in DVB-C demodulator ready for cable inputs, the RTD1319/RTD1311 has multiple TS interfaces suitable for accepting terrestrial, cable, or satellite signals coming through external demodulators, thereby delivering a hybrid STB solution“. Besides, as previously reported by CNXSoft, Realtek RTD1319 media processor also found in the Dune HD AV1 4K TV Box.
Formuler Z10 Pro Max 4K Android TV Box Overview Features
In addition to mentioning the RTD1319 SoC, inside we find 4GB RAM DDR4 @2400MHz and 32GB eMMC storage. Additionally, the media streamer can be expanded with additional storage via USB, RJ45 (Network attached Storage client), and Micro SD card.
When it comes to connectivity, the Z10 Pro Max supports Dual-Band 2×2 WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0 and Gigabit Ethernet. Formuler’s media streamer runs on Android 10 OS. Formuler Z10 Pro Max TV Box is shipped with HDMI cable, remote control extender, power adapter, batteries, quick setup guide advanced GTV-IR1 Remote control, more details here. Android TV Box also supports live Digtial TV using USB Over-the-Air tuner.
Z10 Pro Max 4K IPTV Media Streamer other features
Formuler Z10 Pro Max 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 Max 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 Max 4K 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 – 4GB RAM DDR4 @2400MHz
- OS – Android 10
- Storage – 32GB 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
- Gigabit Ethernet
- Dual-band 802.11b/g/n/ac WiFi 5 2T2R
- Bluetooth 5.0
- USB – USB 3.0, USB 2.0 port
- Power Supply – 12VDC / 1A jack
- Dimensions – 105x105x21mm
- Weight – n/a
Availability and price
We have no information about availability at the moment. Certainly the Formuler Z10 Pro Max will be available from Formuler’s resellers. On the internet you can find unofficial offers for €135. We will let you know when the device appears in the official sales channels. You can find more on the Z10 Pro Max product page.