Today we have good news for fans, and probably future fans the ZIDOO brand. ZIDOO has an extensive portfolio of TV Boxes equipped with various models of SoC, various vendors. ZIDOO today unveiled a new TV boxes, which now officially are available on the zidoo.tv – ZIDOO A5 and ZIDOO A5S. Both models are equipped with the SoC from Amlogic called Amlogic S905X, so now ZIDOO team as the competition offers a TV Boxes with SoC S905X. Whether soon see TV Box with Amlogic S912? probably so, but we must arm themselves with patience yet.
ZIDOO A5 and ZIDOO A5S look the same. The heart of both models is well known Amlogic S905X which supports 4K HDR, 4K VP9, H.265 10-bit 4K*2K@60fps and more. 4K HDR delivers ultra-sharp image quality that’s 4X sharper than last-generation 2K HDTVs with 2X the number of visible colors. Movies and TV shows will be more detailed than you’ve ever seen on a television before, and sports will make you feel like you’re at the game. A5 and A5S TV Box also runs on Android 6.0. Both models also have “ZIDOO OS“, so all the best features that we see in other models of ZIDOO, and more precisely: Setup Wizard, ZIUI Launcher, ZDMC app, Media Center, ZIDOO Weather, Media Player (with Hardware decoding, HEVC 10bit UHD video, HDR technology, 3D view etc), Music (with cool user interface, HD audio), Shortcut Key, APP installer, ZIDOO RC (remote control app for smartphones), OTA update, Clean UP app and Power Manager. The following specification A5 and A5S.
- Operating System – Android 6.0
- Chipset – Amlogic S905X
- CPU – Quad Core ARM 64-bit Cortex A53 up to 2.0GHz
- GPU – Penta-Core ARM Mali-450
- RAM – 1GB DDR3 (A5), 2GB DDR3 (A5S)
- ROM – 8GB eMMC (A5), 16GB eMMC (A5S)
- Wifi Connectivity – IEEE 802.11b/g/n (A5), 802.11ac ; 2.4GHz,5.8GHz (A5S)
- Ethernet – 10/100M
- Language – English/French/German/Spanish/Italian/ etc multilateral languages
- Bluetooth – Bluetooth 4.0
- Video Supported – 4K@60 Hz video decoding 10-bit HEVC and AVS+ codec support; H.264 up to 4K,VP9 up to 4K,support HDR
- Audio Supported – MP3/WMA/AAC/WAV/OGG/AC3/DDP/TrueHD/DTS/DTS/HD/FLAC/APE
- Picture Supported – HD JPEG/BMP/GIF/PNG/TIFF
- HDMI Port – Standard HDMI 2.0a@60hz
- Power Supply – DC 5V/2A
- Other interface 2 * USB, 1 * HDMI, 1 * RJ45, 1 * TF card slot, 1 * AV, 1 * DC in, 1 * SPDIF
In the package you will find: TV box, Romote control, HDMI cable, Power adapter, User manual. Both models have a plastic cover that looks very nicely and has a nice design as the other models from ZIDOO.
At the moment no information on availability and prices. As the device will be available online will give you know. Meanwhile, more information can be found on ZIDOO A5 / A5S product page. For those who have not yet picked up the difference between the TV Boxes, we put the comparison.
|CPU||S905X Cortex A53 64bit Processor||S905X Cortex A53 64bit Processor|
|Antenna||VME for built-in||VME for built-in|
|Wired Network||10/100Mbps LAN||10/100Mbps LAN|
|WiFi||IEEE 802.11b/g/n||802.11ac ; 2.4GHz,5.8GHz|