Video: Tronfy MXIV Smart TV Box – First impressions & firmware details.

Posted in May 28, 2015 in Reviews, TV Boxes, 1 comment

Tronfy MXIV is an amazing neat machine with 2GB of RAM, 16GB of memory storage, Ethernet, Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi AC & IR remote control.

Tronfy-MXIV

 

As I told you in this article, Tinydeal.com company just send me a few days ago a new Amlogic S812 Android TV Box: Tronfy MXIV. Here you’ll find a photo gallery and a video with the unboxing of this nice device.
The TV box has a black matte plastic exterior with the shiny ‘MXIV’ logo on top of it, together with power oval button. It is strong and well organized, all the connectors are located in the back of it and on the right side:
– 2x USB 2.0 full size ports
– 1x HDMI out
– 1x SPDIF Digital Audio Output
– 1x A/V Output
– 1x MicroSD Card Slot
– 1x Ethernet
– 1x D/C Input
– 1x micro USB OTG port

The overall impression is pretty nice, the device looks to be constructed with great care to details. In the front side it has only the IR receiver. Tronfy MXIV Smart TV Box was launched recently and is based on Amlogic S812 Quad core processor. It has 2GB of RAM, 16GB of ROM, Ethernet, WiFi AC, Bluetooth 4.0 & IR remote control. More details about its specifications you will find in this article.

Believe it or not, but you can now buy Tronfy MXIV Android TV Box for only $108.99 from www.tinydeal.com if you’ll use this coupon code: TRONFYMX4. (regular price: $119.99). The coupon code is available until June 20, 2015.

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The first impressions and the experience on Android KitKat 4.4.2.

Firmware tested: latest stock Android KitKat 4.4.2
Kernel version: 3.10.33
Build number: 202k4
The Firmware is rooted.

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The firmware and the launcher are generic for Amlogic Android devices, with big and nice tiles, like in Windows 8.1 Metro style. The ‘Settings’ menu gives you access to the settings shown in the same Metro-style with four sub menus: Network, Display, Advanced and Other.
The Network settings allow you to select Ethernet or Wi-Fi.
The Display settings options: HDMI auto-detection resolution, HDMI output mode, hide or show the status bar, adjust the display position and screensaver.
The Advanced menu will let you start Miracast, enable the software Remote control / Google TV Remote, adjust CEC control, set the screen orientation and select digital audio output (PCM, SPDIF pass-through, HDMI pass-through).
The Other button will give some details about the Android version (4.4.2) and kernel version (3.10.33). There’s also an OTA System Update menu. You can access the standard Android settings by going through Setting->Other->More Settings.
There are a lot of preinstalled applications, including FlixUniverse, Play Store and Google applications (gapps). This firmware version has root acces. Tronfy MXIV Smart TV Box also supports eShare application and Miracast function.
FlixUniverse brings you a variety of thousands of full length feature movies and hundreds of music live shows and documentaries via the leading digital platforms.   FlixUniverse has a wide selection of over 1000 movies, TV shows, documentaries and music shows to choose from.  Mode details about FlixUniverse you’ll find here.
In Antutu Video Tester 3.0 Tronfy MXIV Smart TV Box scores an incredible 1.111 points, the highest score ever in this test ranking. In fact, it played perfectly all 30 video formats included in the video benchmark. In Antutu Benchmark 5.7.1 the device achieves a great score, about 42.000 points.

As you can see, Tronfy MXIV Smart TV Box is the ultimate multimedia player, giving you the power to transform your living room into a real 4k Home Theater.

 

This unboxing was possible thanks to Tinydeal.com online store, who sent the sample.

About Tinydeal.com
Tinydeal.com is a Hong Kong-based online shopping site who specialises in selling globally a wide range of inexpensive electronic goods and other related items. Some of the most popular gadgets available on Tinydeal include toys, cell phones and computer accessories, rechargeable batteries and chargers, and other novelty items. With over three thousand new products uploaded every month, Tinydeal.com is one-stop shopping site for all electronics lovers. Most importantly, while people form countries nearby China are enjoying the wide range China-made goods at relatively low price, we are dedicating ourselves to bring the same products to another side of the world at the similar price as you would paid if you were in China. Tinydeal is also a power seller on eBay for its large and varied product range, competitive product pricing, as well as its draw-card feature of free air mail shipping on all orders.

Did this article help you? If so, please tell me in a comment what do you think about it.

  1. 1 Leo said:

    Thanks for the review. It’s nice! And thanks for the firmwares’ list. I grabbed the addons and new pre-installed apps. Now my kodi has been updated to tronfy 14.2 version. All the plugins inside run perfectly.


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