If you are in the market for an Android TV stick which is capable of running Android 4.4.2 on top of Linux Kernel 3.10, you might be interested in this new MK903V TV Stick plan unveiled this week.
The MK903V Android TV Stick is powered by a Rockchip RK3288 quad core CortexA17 1.8 GHz processor which is supported by 2GB DDR3 as well as Mali-T764 GPU.
The Mali-T764 graphics processing unit provides support for OpenGL ES 1.1/2.0 /3.0, and OpenCL 1.1 the system comes complete with 8 GB of NAND flash storage together with a microSD card slot that enables you to expand the storage of up to 32 GB using extra cards.
Connectivity on the Android TV stick is provided by dual band WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4GHz/5GHz) with external Wi-Fi antenna and Bluetooth 4.0. other connections include HDMI 2.0, 1 x USB 2.0 host port, 2 x micro USB ports.
For more information on the new MK903V Android TV Stick jump over to the CNX Software website for details. Who explain :
“It is sold with an IR remote control, a 5V/2A power adapter, an HDMI cable, a USB cable, a Wi-Fi antenna, and a user’s manual. You can find it for $122 on Aliexpress including shipping. But before you rush to buy the device, understand that Rockchip RK3288 devices are still not really ready, more like beta devices, even Android TV boxes which are expected to come before HDMI sticks had to have their PCB re-laid out to fix some hardware bugs, and the firmware needs more work based on various reports.”