Unboxing Eweat EW902 Android TV Box. Hands-on and first impressions.

Posted in Jan 21, 2015 in TV Boxes, Unboxing, no comment

Eweat EW902 Android TV Box is an amazing device giving you the power to transform your living room into a real 4k / 3D Home Theater.

Eweat EW902

Eweat EW90 TV Box, a real champion of conectivity in its class.
The device offers almost all kinds of possible connections you can think of: USB 2.0 & 3.0, SATA port, HDMI in & out, gigabit Ethernet, WiFi, SD/MMC card reader, Miracast & WiDi support and IR remote control.

Eweat EW902 Highlights
1. Realtek 1195 chipset, 1G RAM, 8G Flash;
2. Powered by Android 4.4 kitkat;
3. Support H.265 4K*2K
4. HDMI in + HDMI out
5. LAN : 10/100M/1000M Ethernet, build in WIFI and external antenna for stable internet receiving
6. Can play original BD disk,Support BDMV full navigation
7. Support Frame Packaging 3D, 2D movie convert to 3D image;
8. Support USB 3.0 Host
9. Support BD ISO playback
10.Miracast and Intel Wireless Display;
11.XBMC Perfect support 4K working;
12.Support 7.1 pass through, Support Dolby True HD,DTS-HD MA,LPCM,Dolby Digital Plus.

What’s in the box?
– Eweat EW902 Android TV Box ×1pcs
– IR remote control ×1pcs
– HDMI cable ×1pcs
– AV cable ×1pcs
– Power adaptor ×1pcs
– SATA cable ×1pcs
– Warranty Card ×1pcs
– Quick Install Guide ×1pcs

This unboxing was possible thanks to Eweat company, who sent the sample.

Tested firmware details
OS: Android KitKat 4.4
Kernel version: 3.10.24
Build number: rtk_phoenix-eng 4.4 KRT160 eng.tony.20141024.094201
Version information: SDK_Release_140923

The launcher interface is clean and beautifull, Android KitKat brings a more polished design, improved performance, and new features. The firmware hasn’t root acces, although CPU-Z is reporting that it does. Eweat EW902 managed to play with absolutely no problem all formats and video cedecs from the Antutu Video Tester 2.2. It scored an amazing 602 points in this difficult video test and it ran incredibly all 27 video formats, the last one only without sound.

In Antutu Benchmark 5.1 the Eweat EW902 didn’t score a very high rank, it only got around 12.000 points, but in general the system works without a trace of lag and all the applications tested ran just well, without any crash.

Eweat EW902 Eweat EW902 UI

Download latest Android KitKat 4.4.2 firmware for Eweat EW902 TV Box from here.
Video tutorial: How to easily install stock firmware on Eweat EW902 TV Box
Video tutorial: How to easily cast screen from your Android device to Eweat EW902 TV Box

Pros:
– champion of conectivity in its class;
– beautiful aluminum case, for rapid heat dissipation
– amazing video player capabilities
– HDMI in
– Support 7.1 pass through, support Dolby True HD
– Power On/Off button

Cons:
– The unit did not come with XBMC installed, despite the icon on the box (anyway, you can download it from here and install easily)
– the processor is not very powerful, but it does the job

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About Eweat
Shenzen Eweat Technology Corp., Ltd is a high technology enterprise, with a factory located at Shenzen, China. We specialize in Designing / Manufacturing / Marketing of Android Mini PC. Our R&D team has many years of proffesional experience in video communication, digital audio, digital circuits, analog circuit technology, optical components, wether hardware or software technology, they accumulated a wealth of experience. For the past years, Eweat focused on developing high-definition player in overseas markets, products exported to Europe, North America, South America, Middle East, Southeast Asia region, with excellent expertise and attentive customer service. Eweat has won high praise and good reputation at home and abroad. Keep provinding high quality products for our end user, at same time, serve OEM/ODM for domestic and abroad marketing customer also. Along with the products reached everywhere, Eweat attained good reputation. Eweat Goal: to all customers, for customers all, for all customers.


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