At the beginning of April we informed you about the new flagship TV Box from ZIDOO called ZIDOO X9S. Today we have another batch of new information from the ZIDOO team. Besides the ZIDOO X9S the company is working on a new model of TV Box called ZIDOO X8, which also will have a new chip from Realtek called Realtek RTD1295. We finally now how look like two TV Boxes 🙂
The X9S‘s case is made of aircraft-grade
ZIDOO X9S TV Box specification:
- CPU – Realtek RTD1295 ARM Cortex-A53 Quad-Core with floating-point unit and NEON SIMD engine embedded
- GPU – ARM T820 MP3(3-core)
- OS – Android 6.0 + OpenWRT (Hardware router,Samba server) dual system run simultaneously
- Memory – 2GB DDR3
- Storage – 16GB eMMC + SD card slot up to 32GB
- Video Output – HDMI2.0a output, Support 4K@60fps Support HD Audio(7.1CH), support 23.976 and 29.94
- Video decode – HDR, 10-bit HEVC/H.265 up to 4K @ 60fps, VP9 up to 4K @ 60 fps, H.264 up to 4K @ 24 fps, automatic frame rate switching
- Audio decode – support HD audio(7.1ch) decode and passthrough
- Audio Output – HDMI, AV, and coaxial S/PDIF
- Connectivity – Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000Mbps), 802.11a/b/g/n/ac WiFi,4.900 GHz ~ 5.845 GHz (5.0 GHz ISM Band) RTK8821 dual-band WiFi, BT 4.0
- Interfaces – Spdif *1, CVBS output, USB 3.0*1 ,USB 2.0 *2, Build in SATA 3.0, Build in 1 * RJ-45 Ethernet Jack (10/100/1000Mbps)
- Power Supply – 12V/2A
- Dimensions / Weght – n/a
- Weight – 224g
Another model ZIDOO X8 will also have Realtek RTD1295 processor and a similar specification to X9S, but has not yet been announced.
Indeed ZIDOO X8 and ZIDOO X9S have nice design (as always in ZIDOO). In addition, they have a good specification of the heart of which is a new Realtek RTD1295.
Realtek RTD1295 is a Realtek 4K Smart HDR Home Media Center SOC which offers the latest generation HEVC/VP9 4Kp60 video decoding technology with HDR10 capability to deliver wider color range and greater contrast for an enhanced viewing experience. The solution embeds a multi-core 64-bit ARM CPU and multi-core high performance 3D GPU that allow users to experience the best in big-screen premium visual entertainment and enjoyment. In addition to video streaming, the RTD1295 series also incorporates a router function to extend Wi-Fi/Ethernet connections in order to provide the best Wi-Fi coverage. It helps to link a variety of mobile devices, including smart phones, tablets, laptops, etc., allowing users to remain connected on all their devices while viewing premium videos, music, or photos.
At the moment, the lack of price information ZIDOO X8 and X9S, as we have new information we will keep you informed.