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Best Android TV box

Looking to buy the best Android TV box? Check out our guide below and you’ll be well-placed to select the correct one for your needs.

Looking for a low-cost solution to watch movies or install Kodi on your television?
It’s difficult to know where to start when looking for an Android TV box.
You’ve probably come here because you either know what an Android TV box is and want some buying guidance – or you’ve been told that an Android TV box is a solution to your streaming problems but don’t know what that means.
If it’s the latter, we’ve got some terrible news for you: no one really understands what an Android TV box is.
There’s no universally agreed-upon definition of what qualifies as a streaming box, and many of them don’t even run Android TV.

How do you pick the best Android TV box for your needs?

What is an Android TV box, and how does it work?

An Android TV box is a small set-top box, similar to an Apple TV, that runs either Google’s Android TV software or a reskinned version of ordinary Android.
In principle, this makes an Android TV box a very versatile device for streaming video from the internet or a NAS drive to your TV, as well as playing media saved locally on the device.

Many claim to be Kodi devices, and in the wilder corners of eBay, you’ll find gadgets claiming to be Android TV boxes that promise to arrive unlocked or preloaded with subscription channels or free content.
They may be unlawful, so don’t buy them.

However, there are plenty of completely legal gadgets on the market, and the Kodi platform itself isn’t unlawful as long as you don’t use it with piracy-enabling add-ons.
We strongly advise utilising a VPN for your Amazon Fire TV or Fire TV Stick if you’re concerned about your ISP being able to observe your Kodi activity.
A solid VPN can mask your traffic from your ISP and allow you to practically change your location, allowing you to use your Kodi add-ons from any place.

What features should an Android TV box have?

To be honest, the market is a shambles, with specs, features, and even the boxes themselves changing on a near-weekly basis.
If you’re looking for a Chinese-made box, seek for one with a quad-core or eight-core processor, 2GB to 4GB of RAM, and 16GB to 32GB or more of storage – frequently referred to as “ROM.”

Dual-band 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi, as well as 4K compatibility, are all nice features, but don’t get too excited about claims of 6K or 8K support until more TVs and streaming services offer higher-than-4K resolutions, and it’s questionable that the boxes have the processing ability to handle that those pixels.

Another item to keep an eye on is software.
Only a few Android TV boxes run Google’s Android TV; the most merely run an Android version with the manufacturer’s own TV-focused UI.
The latter may or may not have access to Google Play and may come preloaded with Kodi and other popular video-streaming software.

In general, machines running true Google Android TV are easier to use and more stable, though you may still have trouble running Netflix or Amazon Prime without using obscure workarounds on these.
If you don’t want to deal with sideloaded apps or reconfiguring your device, we recommend the Amazon Fire TV or the Nvidia Shield TV.
If you’re willing to tinker, however, you’ll find some great deals – and a lot of fun.

The best Android TV boxes

Bestseller No. 1
Android Tv Box T95 Android 10.0 Allwinner H616 Quadcore 2GB RAM 16GB ROM Support 6K 3D 1080P 2.4/5.0GHz WIFI BT5.0 10/100M Ethernet HDMI 2.0 H.265
  • 【NEWEST ANDROID 10.0 OS and H616 chipset】T95 TV BOX comes with latest Android 10.0 OS and Allwinner H616 chipset, which is faster and more efficient. T95 android box has a better compatibility of software, games and applications, better user interface and user experience.
  • 【2GB RAM and 16GB ROM】T95 Android TV box provides plentiful room 2GB DDR3 RAM 16GB eMMC ROM CPU bring quick start for your apps and games. You can download plenty of apps as you want via this android tv box.You can also expand the memory via TF card slot(Support 4GB/8GB/16GB/32GB/64GB), without buffering or breaking down and never worry about running out of space.
  • 【SUPPORTS 6K and 3D】This latest T95 android TV box supports decoding and playing almost all popular audio and video formats, you can enjoy 6K ultimate HD video, which is clearer than 4K. You can play thousands of android games in a large 6K screen and enjoy a higher quality experience with less buffering. What’s more, this TV box support 3D, you can enjoy the visual feast.
  • 【ENHANCE PRIVACY FUNCTION】This T95 Android 10 tv box pays more attention to privacy than ever before. For example, when some apps request "location", you will not be asked after selecting "prohibited".
  • 【Interfaces & Service】T95 Android TV Box equipped with 2* USB 3.0 Port; USB2.0 port supports mouse and keyboard. We always strive to provide our customer most qualified item and service. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any question or concern.
Bestseller No. 2
Android 10.0 TV Box T95 with Backlit Wireless Keypad 4GB RAM 32GB ROM Allwinner H616 Quad-Core 64-bit ARM with 2.4G WiFi 10/100M Ethernet, Support
  • T95 Android TV Box comes with Android 10.0 operation system, the latest Allwinner H616 Quad-Core Cortex-A53 CPU with Mali-G31 MP2, which make sure the box running stable and smooth to load movies, pictures and games without a buffer. Android 10.0 raises the bar in performance and usability with a slick lag-free interface, more stable.
  • Android TV Box supports decoding and playing almost all popular audio and video formats, you can enjoy 6K ultimate HD video, which is the clear than 4K resolution. You can play thousands of android games in a large 6K screen and enjoy a higher quality experience with less buffering. What's more, this TV box support 3D, you can enjoy the visual feast.
  • Comes with backlit wireless keypad
Bestseller No. 3
Android TV Box 10.0 4GB RAM 32GB ROM, 2021 Smart TV Box with H616 Quad-Core Cortex-A53 CPU Mali-G31 GPU, Support 4K 6K/Bluetooth 5.0/2.4G 5G WIFI/100M Ethernet/USB 2.0 with Mini Wireless Keyboard
  • 【2021 Android TV Box 10.0】The newest Android 10.0 TV box with powerful H616 Quad-Core Cortex-A53 chipset runs faster and more smoother than the other Android 9.0/8.1 TV box. Supports massive popular apps, new UI design and more personalized settings. You can generate boot animations based on your own pictures.
  • 【4GB RAM 32GB ROM】The smart TV box with large storage is easy to download massive apps with less freeze and no worry about space. Support additional TF card to expand storage (maximum 64GB).
  • 【4K 6K Ultra HD Smart TV Box】The TV box with HDMI 2.0a supports 4K/6K ultra HD resolution and the latest H.265 decoding technology. Display professional image rendering capabilities and perfect vision. Support phone projection, enjoy entertainment time with your family.
  • 【2.4G/5G WIFI+BT5.0+100M】The powerful Android 10.0 TV box supports 2.4G/5G dual-band WIFI, Bluetooth 5.0 and 100M Ethernet. You can easily connect to wireless/Bluetooth devices to play games, watch movies or browse the Internet with a strong and stable network.
  • 【Backlit Mini Wireless Keyboard】The Android TV box 10.0 comes with a 2.4GHz RF mini wireless keyboard. You can freely control device on your bed or sofa. Built-in high sensitive touchpad and li-ion battery. With colorful backlit, it can be easily used in dark environments.
Bestseller No. 4
Q PLUS Android 9.0 TV BOX 4GB RAM/32GB ROM H6 Quad-Core TV Box 2.4Ghz WiFi/Ethernet 6K HDMI TV BOX
  • ★【The Latest Android 9.0 OS】Q PLUS Android TV box comes with Android 9.0 operation system, the latest H6 Quad-Core Cortex-A53 CPU with Mali-T720MP2 GPU, which make sure the box running stable and smooth to load movies, pictures and games without a buffer. Android 9.0 raises the bar in performance and usability with a slick lag-free interface, more stable.
  • ★【4GB RAM + 32GB ROM】The highest storage in the market at present, 4G RAM large storage ensures speed and stability of the operation system, supports much higher running speed, without buffering or breaking down; 32GB ROM, gives enough room for installing apps, games etc. You can also expand the memory via the micro SD card slot. No need to worry about running out of space.
  • ★【2.4G WIFI & Ethernet】Comes with built-in 2.4G Wi-Fi and supports 10/100M Ethernet LAN. We offer convenient connection and more stable WIFI signal to enjoy higher quality video experience. Just plug in the power supply, connect the box HDMI cable and Wi-Fi/Ethernet, you can enjoy whatever you like.
  • ★【6K + 3D 】Q PLUS Android TV box supports decoding and playing almost all popular audio and video formats, you can enjoy 6K ultimate HD video, which is clearer than 4K. You can play thousands of android games in a large 6K screen and enjoy a higher quality experience with less buffering. What’s more, this TV box support 3D, you can enjoy the visual feast.
  • ★【Warranty & Service】We try our best to make 100% satisfaction of our customers: 1-year warranty and lifetime technical support. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any question or concern, we will fix your issue within 24 hours.
Bestseller No. 5
Android 10.0 TV T95 Box with Keypad 2GB RAM 16GB ROM Allwinner H616 Quad-Core 64-bit ARM Cortex-A53 with 2.4G WiFi 10/100M Ethernet, Support H.265/3D/6K Ultra HD/BT 5.0/HDMI 2.0 Smart TV Box
  • Free Backlit Multicolour keypad with Android 10.0 OS & H616 Chip: Android TV Box comes with Android 10.0 operation system, H616 Quad-Core, which makes sure the box running stable and smooth to load movies, pictures and games without a buffer. Android 10.0 raises the bar in performance and usability with a slick lag-free interface, more stable.
  • Interfaces: Android TV Box equipped with USB 2.0 Port; USB2.0 port supports mouse and keyboard. We always strive to provide our customer qualified item and service. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any question or concern.
  • 4K + 3D: Android TV Box supports decoding and playing almost all popular audio and video formats, you can enjoy 4K ultimate HD video. You can play thousands of android games in a 4K screen and enjoy a higher quality experience with less buffering. What's more, this TV box supports 3D, you can enjoy the visual feast.
  • 2.4G & Ethernet: Build in 2.4G WiFi and Ethernet. We offer convenient connection and more stable WIFI signal to enjoy higher quality video experience. Just plug in the power supply, connect the box HDMI cable and Wi-Fi/Ethernet, you can enjoy whatever you like.
  • 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM: 2G RAM large storage ensures speed and stability of the operation system, supports much higher running speed, without buffering or breaking down; 16GB ROM, gives enough room for installing apps, games etc. You can also expand the memory via the micro SD card slot.
Bestseller No. 6
Android 10.0 TV Box T95 4GB RAM 32 ROM Allwinner H616 Quad-Core 64-bit ARM Cortex-A53 Android Box with 2.4G WiFi 10/100M Ethernet, Support H.265/3D/6K Ultra HD/BT 5.0/HDMI 2.0 Smart TV Box
  • ★【The Latest Android 10.0 OS】T95 Android TV Box comes with Android 10.0 operation system, the latest Allwinner H616 Quad-Core Cortex-A53 CPU with Mali-G31 MP2, which make sure the box running stable and smooth to load movies, pictures and games without a buffer. Android 10.0 raises the bar in performance and usability with a slick lag-free interface, more stable.
  • ★【4GB RAM + 32GB ROM】The most popular storage in the market at present, 4G RAM large storage ensures speed and stability of the operation system, supports much higher running speed, without buffering or breaking down; 32GB ROM, gives enough room for installing apps, games etc. You can also expand the memory via the micro SD card slot. No need to worry about running out of space.
  • ★【2.4G & Ethernet】Comes with built-in 2.4G Wi-Fi and supports Standard 10/100M RJ-45 Ethernet. We offer convenient connection and more stable WIFI signal to enjoy higher quality video experience. Just plug in the power supply, connect the box HDMI cable and Wi-Fi/Ethernet, you can enjoy whatever you like.
  • ★【6K + 3D】T95 Android TV Box supports decoding and playing almost all popular audio and video formats, you can enjoy 6K ultimate HD video, which is the clear than 4K resolution. You can play thousands of android games in a large 6K screen and enjoy a higher quality experience with less buffering. What's more, this TV box support 3D, you can enjoy the visual feast.
  • ★【Interfaces & Service】T95 Android TV Box equipped with 2* USB 3.0 Port; USB2.0 port supports mouse and keyboard. We always strive to provide our customer most qualified item and service. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any question or concern.
Bestseller No. 7
Android TV Box 10.0,EASYTONE TV Box Android 4GB Ram 32GB Rom Quad Core H616 Supports Dual Wifi 2.4G+5G BT 4.0 6K Ultra HD H.265 DLAN Smart Media Android Boxes
  • 【Latest Android 10.0 OS &H616 chip 】EASYTONE android box comes with the latest Android 10.0 OS and H616 Quad-Core chipset, which is faster and more efficient. Android tv box runs apps are smoother and faster than before, consume less memory. The experience of watching TV and playing games is even better.
  • 【4GB RAM + 32GB ROM】 The android 10.0 tv box build with 4GB RAM and 32GB Rom, which gives it great capacity. Ensures an efficient and stable operation system, provides you more space to download Apps and caches to play games and watch movies more smoothly. You can also expand the memory up to 64GB via extra TF card or USB hard drive up to 2TB Storage.
  • 【Dual Wifi+BT4.0】 TV box android 10.0 comes with built-in 2.4G+5Ghz dual wifi and 100M Ethernet Lan download and upload faster, more stable signal, do not need to spend too much time waiting. We offer convenient connection and more stable 5G WIFI signal to enjoy higher quality video experience.BT 4.0 allows the wireless connection, the Transmission rate is faster than BT 4.2,you could connect your device at the first time.
  • 【3D & 4K/6K Resolution】Android box supports 4K/6K Ultra HD resolution and 3D movies, with professional HDR10 and H.265 video decoding technology to enjoy a higher quality video experience with less buffering. This set top box supports decoding and playing almost all popular audio and video formats bringing you to enjoy 4K/6K ultimate HD video.
  • 【Easy to connect】Just plug in the power adapter, connect the android 10.0 TV box's HDMI cable and Wi-Fi/Ethernet and enjoy your free time. The USB 2.0 port can connect a mouse and keyboard. With the infrared remote control, you can enjoy your wonderful life that the wireless connection gives you.If the box keeps restarting during use, you could change the power supply for testing, or please contact us in timeWe will provide unconditional technical support to let you better understand the situation when using the TV box.
Bestseller No. 8
Android TV BOX, Q PLUS Android 9.0 TV BOX 2GB RAM/16GB ROM H6 Quad-Core Support 2.4Ghz WiFi 6K HDMI DLNA 3D Smart TV BOX
  • ★【The Latest Android 9.0 OS】Q PLUS Android TV box comes with Android 9.0 operation system, the latest H6 Quad-Core Cortex-A53 CPU with Mali-T720MP2 GPU, which make sure the box running stable and smooth to load movies, pictures and games without a buffer. Android 9.0 raises the bar in performance and usability with a slick lag-free interface, more stable.
  • ★【2GB RAM + 16GB ROM】2G RAM large storage ensures speed and stability of the operation system, supports much higher running speed, without buffering or breaking down; 16GB ROM, gives enough room for installing apps, games etc. You can also expand the memory via the micro SD card slot. No need to worry about running out of space.
  • ★【2.4G WIFI & Ethernet】Comes with built-in 2.4G Wi-Fi and supports 10/100M Ethernet LAN. We offer convenient connection and more stable WIFI signal to enjoy higher quality video experience. Just plug in the power supply, connect the box HDMI cable and Wi-Fi/Ethernet, you can enjoy whatever you like.
  • ★【6K + 3D 】Q PLUS Android TV box supports decoding and playing almost all popular audio and video formats, you can enjoy 6K ultimate HD video, which is clearer than 4K. You can play thousands of android games in a large 6K screen and enjoy a higher quality experience with less buffering. What's more, this TV box support 3D, you can enjoy the visual feast.
  • ★【Warranty & Service】We try our best to make 100% satisfaction of our customers: 1-year warranty and lifetime technical support. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any question or concern, we will fix your issue within 24 hours.
Bestseller No. 9
Android 10.0 TV Box,X96 Mini 2021 Upgraded Version X96Q 2GB RAM 16GB ROM Smart TV Box Allwinner H313 Quad Core Support 4K 3D Set Top Box X96 Mini Wifi Home Media Player
  • 🔥【Latest Android 10.0 OS 】Android tv box comes with the latest Android 10.0 OS and Allwinner H313 Quad-Core chipset, which is faster and more efficient X96Q Super TV box can help your applications start faster, consume less memory, and run more smoothly,giving you greater user experience.
  • 🔥【2GB DDR3 16GB EMMC】This X96Q android mini PC box is built with high speed 2GB RAM with 16GB ROM, with our newest efficiently optimized android system, it provide a extremely high frequency and responsive performance. You can also add an extra TF card to expand storage up to 64GB.Say goodbye to buffering, lagging and freezing, it bring a excellent experience beyond your expectation.
  • 🔥【3D 4K wifi TV BOX】X96Q 2020 model media player supports decoding and playing almost all popular audio and video formats, bringing you to enjoy 4K ultimate HD video. Professional H.265 video decoding technology can saves 50% of bandwidth resources.More over,You could watch 3D movies at home no need to go to the cinema.
  • 🔥【More Function】Smart tv box android 10.0 X96mini upgraded version X96Q supports change the wallpapers, which can personalize your TV background. In addition, the movies, musics, photos on your android /IOS devices can be shared on the big screen and the best speakers by DLNA/Airplay to enjoy the best entertainment experience!
  • 🔥 【Easy to Use】Just plug in the power supply and connect the android box HDMI cable and Wi-Fi(2.4Ghz)&Ethernet(10/100M,RJ-45), you can watch whatever you like.We provide Lifetime Technical Support.If you have any issue,please don't hesitate to contact us,we will do our best to help.
Bestseller No. 10
Android TV Box, X10 Android 11.0 TV Box 2GB RAM/16GB ROM RK3318 Quad-Core Support 2.4GHz/5GHz WiFi Bluetooth 4.0, 4K HD Smart TV Box
  • 【Sweet Update To Android 10.0】X10 Android TV BOX runs on the latest Android 10.0 OS which adds a handful of new features as well as optimization and bug fixes, being radically different from the Android 9.0 version. The latest RK3318 Quad-Core Cortex-A53 CPU with Penta-Core Mali-450, which make sure the box running stable and smooth to load movies, pictures and games without a buffer.
  • 【2GB RAM + 16GB ROM】2G RAM large storage ensures speed and stability of the operation system, supports much higher running speed, without buffering or breaking down; 16GB ROM, gives enough room for installing apps, games etc. You can also expand the memory via the micro SD card slot. No need to worry about running out of space.
  • 【3D+4K & H.265】X10 TV box support 4k and 3D function. H.265 Hardware decoding can saves 50% of bandwidth resources, you can watch movies fluently. The 4K 1080p resolution is 4 times more than full HD, so you can see every detail of the screen is glossy.
  • 【2.4G/5.0G WIFI & USB3.0】X10 Android TV box supports 2.4G and 5.0G Wifi, if you like using Wifi ,it exactly match your needs. Stable, Fast and High Quality Wifi signal. USB 3.0 is 10 times faster than USB 2.0. It can transfer large capacity files at storage rates defined by storage devices, and optimize the machine to reduce energy consumption.
  • 【Customer Service】We try our best to make 100% satisfaction of our customers. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any question or concern, we will fix your issue within 24 hours.

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