What should I look for?

There are some "essential" attributes that you need to be trying to find in your following Android TV box, so I've made this checklist with those in mind. Keep in mind: If you're wondering What is an Android TV box, click the link to discover. Each of the gadgets I advise will certainly have a checklist of which features it supports and also which ones it does not. Think about it like your very own individual shopping list. Missing out on attributes will certainly be highlighted in red.

  • 5.1 Audio Passthrough
  • H. 265 Hardware Decoding
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow (or greater).
  • Dynamic Refresh Rate Switching.
  • OTA Firmware Updates.
  • HDMI 2.0.
  • USB 3.0.
  • Dual-Band Wi-Fi and also \ or Gigabit Ethernet.
  • The most recent variation of Kodi.

Not every tool on this listing will certainly have every one of these features. That would make things way also easy. Yet, the method I've set this up, you could make a decision for yourself which of these attributes is very important to you, and also which you could skip this time around around.

If you're simply starting and also intend to get even more details before you pick which TV box to buy, I would certainly suggest reviewing "Getting begun with TV boxes.".