Realme 4K Smart Google TV Stick debuted in India in mid-October. The good news is that Realme Google TV Stick is available in a global version. In contrast, the less good news is that it costs around $60 (via Aliexpress). Despite the features of Google TV, some will wonder if it is really worth buying a Google TV streaming stick from Realme ?.
Global Version Realme Google TV Stick Price and Availability
As we mentioned, you can find Realme 4K Smart Google TV Stick on Aliexpress for $61.25. Inside the box, the 4K Google TV smart stick is accompanied by an HDMI extender, the remote controller, a micro-USB cable, a USB adapter, and a pair of AAA batteries for the remote.
Realme’s Google TV Stick Details
Undoubtedly, Smart Google TV Stick from Realme has brought freshness to the streaming devices market. Besides, Realme’s Google TV Stick is the second device after Google TV Chromecast streaming based on Google TV.
It is worth knowing that Realme’s streaming TV Stick was created on the basis of ODM Skyworth Digital manufacturer. This Realme Google TV streaming stick is powered by Amlogic S905Y4 SoC, features a quad-core ARM Cortex-A35 processor with ARM Mali-G31 MP2 GPU. Besides, it is equipped with 2GB of RAM, and 8GB of storage. It has an HDMI 2.1 connector, a micro USB port for power, and support for WiFi 802.11ac and Bluetooth 5.0.
Besides, as the name suggests runs on Google TV, supports 4K @60 fps AV1 decoding. In addition to supporting AV1 codec, it also supports HDR10, HDR10+ content. Unfortunately, it does not support Dolby Vision.
Additionally comes with Voice remote control features dedicated hot keys (streaming services, Google Assistant).
Global Version Realme Smart Google TV Stick, is it worth it ?
The Global Version 4K Smart Google TV Stick is worth buying and interested in. However, it has some imperfections and limitations, the greatest of which is its price.
The device does not support Dolby Vision, Google TV lags when it comes to integrating local content, additionally, it has limited storage.
However, the current price is not encouraging. You can get a cheaper Google TV Chromecast or any other streaming TV Stick, costing up to $50 and a little over.