M8S Pro L
You will fall in love with this absolute cracker of a box. We here are impressed that it can be offered with such features and yet cheaper than a night out on the town.
It is one of a select few Android boxes that can play 4k YouTube and HD Netflix.
What you can do:
- Netflix - Stream HD Netflix
- YouTube - Stream 4KYoutube
- Voice control
- Kodi – Watch your Videos, stream movies and TV Shows
- Catchup TV – ABC iView, SBS On Demand Ten Play, 7 Plus
- Spotify - Stream your favourite music
- Play games
- Access 1000's of Apps with Google Play Store
- Cast from your Android/Apple device –Mirror cast/airplay
- Amlogic S912, 64 bit Octa core
- GPU Mali T820MP3
- 3GB memory, 32Gb storage
- Operating System - Android TV
- 265 video encoding
- Dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
The first thing that you will notice when powered up is that it uses Android TV as an OS which many prefer for its user-friendly experience. It allows you to browse your media content easily and even suggesting items that may be of interest you on startup, based on your previous interests.
The M8S Pro L comes packed with 3GB, has 32GB to store your Apps and data. The most fun part is its voice remote. Press the multicoloured button on the remote and start speaking. This is how easy it is to issue voice commands and start searching.
It includes DRM Google Widevine L1 certificate, which in plain English means that the M8S Pro L can stream Netflix in Full HD quality, you can also watch YouTube in 4K with support for HDR files.
It can handle 4K at 60fps in part due to its powerful processor, the S912 Octa-core SoC with 3GB of RAM.
The M8S Pro has several connections and expansion options, including a micro SD card reader with two USB 2.0 and an Ethernet port.
As you would expect, dual-band Wi-Fi and H.265 video encoding are standard.
Overall, it a very well spec’d machine that will be fun to own.
Review by Chigztech