Ugoos AM3 Pre-Release Details

Posted in Dec 30, 2016 in News, TV Boxes, no comment

Amlogic S912 Ugoos AM3 branded box coming soon. No wonder, Amlogic s912 SoC have very strong positions among different boxes’ vendors on the market: comfortable combination of the price, power and abilities like HDR support etc.  Many tests on related forums show us high and stable results and maximum capability with great amount of video formats.

Ugoos AM3

In this way, Ugoos team decided to use this SoC for a new device called AM3. For this device we decided to use unficated housing case with AM1 model.

Ugoos AM3 specs looks familiar to most of the devices based on this SoC:
Operation System: Android 6.0.1
Languages: English & Multi-Language support
Chipset: Amlogic S912 Quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 up to 2.0GHZ (DVFS) HDR Support
GPU: Mali-T820MP3 GPU up to 750MHz (DVFS)
SDRAM: DDR3 2GB (optional 1GB-2GB)
Nand Flash: 16GB (EMMC) (optional 4GB-32GB)
Storage Extension: SD Card, up to 32GB (SD2.X, SD3.X, SD4.X, eMMC ver5.0)
Network: LTM8830, IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n 2.4GHz / 5.0GHz (option)
Support: LAN 10M/100M/1000M Base-T
Power Supply: DC 5V/2A 3.5mm DC-in

HDMI: 1 x HDMI(1.4 and 2.0  A type Female), Supports maximum 4K@60fps output (HDCP2.2)
USB Ports: 3*USB 2.0 Host
Fiber-optical Output: 1*SPDIF
Card Reader: 1 x TF
SATA: Optional

Media Parameters
Audio Container: MP3,AAC,WMA,RM,FLAC,OGG
Video CODEC: VP9 Profile-2 up to 4Kx2K@60fps, H.265 HEVCMP-10@L5.1 up to 4K*2K@60fps, H.264 AVC HP@L5.1 up to4K*2K@60fps, H2.64 MVC up to1080P@60fps, MPEG-4 ASP@L5 up to 1080P@60fps (ISO-14496), WMV/VC-1 5P/MP/AP up to 1080P@60fps, AVS-P16(AVS+)/AVS-P2 jiZhun Profile up to 1080P@60fps, MPEG-2 MP/HL up to 1080P@60fps(ISO-13818), MPEG-1 MP/HL up to 1080P@60fps(ISO-11172), Realvideo 8/9/10 up to 1080P, WebM up to VGA
Software Extension: Support Google Play & APK install
Protocols: Support DLNA, Miracast Protocol, Support DRM requirement, airplay, Audio push.
Certificates: CE, RoHs.

First stable version for Ugoos AM3 device is already done. For future firmware releases, we will add all our branded functions like:

Gamepad Settings
On all Ugoos branded devices running under Amlogic S905, RockChip 3288 and 3368 SoCs, gamers can customize their game controllers using special application in Ugoos settings.

Screen rotation
This function let you choose screen positions with five different settings. Forced orientation for all applications added for both vertical (portrait) and horizontal types. Run screen rotation: Settings – Display – Screen rotation.

Fireasy Wireless Assistant
Users can control TV Box, play Android games with your mobile device being a wireless game pad and share media resources with Ugoos Box through the application.  We already provide Fireasy for Android 4.4 and for RK3288 devices on Lollipop platform. You can activate Fireasy assistant from settings menu: Settings – Ugoos Settings – Wireless Assistant. Mobile application for IOS and Android devices you can download from

Ugoos KODI
In this release, we added 16 Jarvis Ugoos style Kodi. UT4 owners already check this Kodi version in 1.0.1 firmware update. Amlogic users will see new design Kodi if perform device reflashing with full image, or make a hard reset after updating via OTA package.

Hardware monitor
Changes also affected the hardware performance visualization. Now you can control your Box hardware performance more effectively. We added ability to place animated graphic icons in the upper bar, which can show real time main hardware values: Download and upload net speed, CPU temperature, CPU speed & Free/All RAM. You also can choose to show text values or just animated graphics statistics in upper bar. You can exclude or left every value. In order to activate hardware screen visualization run Settings – Ugoos settings – System – HW Monitor.

Samba Server
File server allows sharing files between different OS devices. This feature was one of the most popular functions on Ugoos boxes based on Android 4.4. and 5.1 based on RockChip SoC. Now it comes to Amlogic devices.

Ugoos launcher
– Variety of nine color themes for main launcher elements
– Customizable background: you can choose from a list or use system background
– Customizable desktop icons: amount on one screen, border size, icon background
– New category selector: eight categories + one with all applications
– Quick start of main application from every category
–  Adaptive remote controller support

Root function
Root feature let you access to the entire operating system of your TV Box and can do anything. By default, you don’t have root access to your own Android device, and certain apps won’t function without root access. Device rooted without reboot, but if you want to undo all changes, system will ask to restart device. Activate Root access you can: Settings – Ugoos settings – System – Root.


Ugoos AM3

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