Unboxing Armada Mach 8 – Pure Linux XBMC edition. First impressions.

Posted in Jan 20, 2015 in TV Boxes, Unboxing, no comment

Armada Mach 8 – the World’s first Pure Linux XBMC Quad Core box!

Armada Mach 8 - Pure Linux XBMC edition

This box is the next generation of Android Smart TV Boxes. It’s running Pure Linux XBMC OS, it has an Octo Core Mali-450MP GPU and a 2.0GHz Amlogic S802 Quad core Cortex A9r4 processor. It’s sleek, minimalistic and futuristic design makes it a perfect complement to the latest technologies that are continuously evolving

What’s in the box
– Armada Mach 8 – Pure Linux XBMC edition TV Box
– Power Adapter
– Remote Control
– HDMI cable
– Quick Setup Guide

This is my first Linux TV Box, so watch my impressions on the new and amazing Armada Mach 8 – Pure Linux XBMC edition
I also did a video test with 27 different formatsaudio/video files from Antutu Video Tester 2.2.

Armada Mach 8 – Pure Linux XBMC edition managed to play almost all, except 3 hevc files:
– 16Sintel_hevc_aac_1080p.mkv
– 25Sintel_hevc_aac_2K.mkv
– 27Sintel_hevc_aac_4K.mkv.

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