How-to upgrade Rikomagic MK12 / MK05

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  Following instructions describe how-to upgrade or recover Rikomagic MK12 and MK05 device.   Download latest firmware including upgrade tool and unpack on your Windows computer. Install USB_Burning_Tool_v2.0.1_x86 During installation, system will prompt to install driver, Select “install driver” Install USB_Burning_Tool_v2.0.2_x86, same steps as above Open “USB_Burning_Tool” from Desktop shortcut Change to English by selecting… Read more »

Pipo X7 Windows TV box arrived

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We just received the Pipo X7 Windows TV box, a full review will be posted shortly. Bellow are photos showing the X7 unit connected and booted into Windows. Let us know what we should focus on making the X7 review, by commenting this post. Pipo recently started to take pre-orders for Pipo X7 which sells… Read more »

Pipo X7 miniPC powered by Z3736F on sale for 80USD

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Pipo known for their wide range of Android and Windows 8 tablets has now launched their own miniPC TV box device to align with the current market trends. The Pipo X7 is powered by Intel Baytrail Z3736F (up to 2.16 Ghz), 2GB DDR3 RAM. and 32GB of storage. Pipo X7 features an Ethernet port, external… Read more »

Unboxing Rikomagic MK12 (Amlogic S812)

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Rikomagic recently released their first Amlogic powered Android TV box the Rikomagic MK12. The device is running on the latest Quad-core Amlogic S812 CPU and offers some improvements over the Amlogic S802 CPU used in earlier models like the Minix X8-H, MXIII and EX. The main new features on the MK12 is Gigabit Ethernet and… Read more »

Cube T9 benchmark test scores

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The Cube T9 is running on a powerful 64-bit octa-core MT8752 CPU and Mali-T760 MP2 GPU which can deliver great performance even with high resolution display. In this post i will share my own benchmark test scores using the popular test apps. MT8752 specs and features ARM Cortex-A53 64-bit octa-core processor ARM Mali-T760 MP2 GPU… Read more »

Cube T9 battery test 1

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First Cube T9 battery run down test was made playing local video file with following properties and device settings:   Video file: Jodorowsky’s Dune (2013) 1080p BrRip x264 Video file resolution: 1920×1080 Video codec: X264 File size: 1.24 GB WiFi and Bluetooth set to Off Player app: MX Player (H/W) Brightness set to 0 Volume… Read more »