Tencent video launches Penguin Box Q1 TV box for about $40

Recently, Tencent video combined with Southern New Media launched the first customized version of Internet TV set-top box “Penguin Box Q1”, which sells for 288 yuan (about $40).
The Penguin Box Q1 is encased in an aluminum alloy cover made with CNC technology, which can play a role in cooling the TV box. Overall the design is relatively nice.

Specs wise, the Penguin Box Q1 comes with a quad-core RK3229, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage. It also supports 4k output.

The interfaces on the Penguin Box Q1 are AV  HDMI, Ethernet and two USB2.0 ports.

In China, the Pinguin Box Q1 will comes with the “Aurora Aurora” plan which includes Tencent video, and even NBA live.

Tencent Penguin box Q1

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