Nov 23, 2017

Video & Photo Gallery: Ugoos UM4 TV Dongle - First impressions & Quick Review

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Meet Ugoos UM4  TV Dongle

UM4 is the first Brand Ugoos device running under Android Nougat 7.1.2. Nougat brings new feelings in TV Box usage. New settings menu – combination of TV settings and standard phone settings looks fresh and more user-friendly for both Remote Controllers and mouse pointers. New animation looks up-to-date, smooth and have good reaction on RC actions. Combination of 4K resolution, H.265, H.264 and VP9 codecs and HDR function make this device a reliable all-format media center at home or small office. UM4 is also the first Ugoos device that welcomes users in a new way – running a setup wizard.

Ugoos UM4 RK3328 SoC Android 7.1 TV Dongle Features

– OTA Updates. Like all other Ugoos models, the Ugoos UM4 Android tv box also has OTA Firmware (OTA is also known as firmware that is automatically updated over the internet). As a result, the user never has to worry about the firmware updates. Within a few simple clicks, your firmware is completely up-to-date.
– Dual Channel Memory RAM. The Ugoos UM4 Android TV Box has 2GB of RAM memory. This work memory is DDR4 fastest type.
– 16 GB of internal Storage ROM. The Ugoos UM4 Android tv box also features a 16GB Nand Flash internal / flash storage. In addition, the user can also extend the storage itself with an SD card, external hard disk or USB stick.
– Google Play Store and gappps. In the Google Play Store you can download all applications you want to be a user. For example, think of the famous Facebook, Youtube, Gmail, Twitter, Picasa, Google+, MX player or Chrome. Do you like more games? Then you are also at the right place. For example, you can download games like Angry Birds, Fruit Ninja, Candy Crush Saga, Wordfeud and more. The Google Playstore now has more than 3 million apps!
– Ports and Gates. The Ugoos UM4 Android tv box features a full size USB 2.0 OTG port and a full size USB 3.0 port. These are ideal for connecting, for example, a Flymouse, external hard drive or other USB device. It also has 2.5mm IR jack, micro USB port for power, Dual Band WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac external antenna, 3.5mm AV output with composite and stereo audio, TF / micro SD card slot, HDMI 2.0a female port up to 4k @ 60 fps with CEC and HDR support and a recovery hole.
– Dual Band WiFi 2.4 Ghz/5.0 GHz 802.11 b/g/n/ac. The biggest advantage of the Ugoos UM4 Android tv box compared to other TV boxes is that the Ugoos UM4 Android TV box has an external WiFi antenna. This allows the device to get the maximum Internet connection / Internet speed. The built-in WiFichip supports dual-band WiFi 802.11 b / g / n / ac. This gives you a very fast and stable wifi connection.
– 4K UHD. The Ugoos UM4 Android TV Box supports 4K Ultra HD videos. This allows you to view crisp images and it seems like you’re there! H.265 encoded videos are also supported by the UT5. H.265 videos are very high quality videos that you can even stream about low bandwidth connections without overloading them too much.
– Autopower. Autopower means that the device automatically enters when the user connects the device to the mains. This means that no power button is needed.
– USB Switch. The user can set whether the USB port is used as an OTG port or USB port.
– LED Swttings. The user can determine the way in which the power LED flashes. In addition, the user can even determine if the power LED is on or off.
– Fan Settings. The user can determine when the fan is used for additional cooling of the system.
–  Operating system. The operating system of the Ugoos UM4 Android tv box is Android 7.1 Nougat.
– Root. Root feature gives you access to the entire operating system of your TV Box. Certain applications requires root rights to operate in system. Be careful while using this feature, application activate it for should be trustful. Device rooted without reboot, but if you want to undo all changes, system will ask to restart device. For managing separate applications, you can choose Supersu installation. Popular function installed on all up-to-date Ugoos TV Boxes. Activate Root access you can in: Settings – Ugoos settings – System – Root.
– File Server. File server (Samba) allows sharing files among different OS devices in local network. This feature was one of the most popular functions on Ugoos boxes based on Android 4.4. and 5.1 based on RockChip and Amlogic SoCs. File server can work via Wi-Fi connection, but if load will be big, may need to use LAN adapter via USB to make this function proceed more effective and fast. In this release new local networks functions were added: NFS client and CIFS client. These functions make shared Windows folders visible in Android system. Samba server available in Settings – Ugoos settings – System – File server.
– Hardware Monitor. Hardware performance visualization is a useful feature if you prefer to control actual work and speed of your device. 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.
– 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. You can activate Fireasy assistant from settings menu: Settings – Ugoos Settings – Wireless Assistant. Mobile application for IOS and Android devices you can download using QR code on the screen or run ugoos.net/remote/
– Gamepad Settings. GS let you extend personalization of your TV Box and get more advantages during gaming process. Just connect you favorite gamepad run Ugoos settings – Gamepad Settings. In upper menu, choose previously connected gamepad and set buttons and axes. Safe and share profiles with your friends who also has Ugoos devices. More about Gamepad Settings in previous posts.
– Debug Settings. Another exclusive option will be useful for developers. Simple switchers let you connect device for application diagnostics using ADB via USB or Wi-Fi. Also Debug settings gives ability to gather Log files during TV Box processing. In first firmware, we already add some additional functions can be useful for casual usage and digital signage providers:
– Screen rotation. In Display settings, we add simple switcher in case if you need to use unusual screen rotate format. Besides Landscape and portrait format, we also add reversed versions of these positions and original mode to let applications choose rotation by system settings. Screen rotation also available in upper bar like in cellphones.
– Autoframerate. Via playback of many video samples, we concluded that sometimes AFR function in KODI is choosing best options for playback due to different video parameters. For more convenience, we set tree options for Frame Rate: System resolution / Video resolution priority / Frequency resolution priority. Kodi has their own Frame Rate settings, so these options enabled in other players with using generic codecs.


Ugoos OS Settings 
You’ll get a choice of 8 submenus with some options that are not commonly found in other TV boxes:
– Root Service – Enable/disable root access which can be useful as some apps require a system without root, while others won’t work with root.  The user can easily turn off or turn on the root of the device.
– File server/client – The file manager allows the user to choose where applications are to be installed.
– Hardware Monitor – Shows network usage, CPU info, RAM info in notification bar. You can use the settings to display the cpu load / ram memory and the temperature on your desktop.
– Wireless Assistant – Remote control app for Android / iOS (download)
– Gamepad settings – Gamepad buttons mapping app. Profiles are shareable among users
– Debug settings – WiFi/USB Adb access, log files management, etc.
– NFS Client – NFS and SAMBA client, and SAMBA server. I understand the clients make your SAMBA/NFS server accessible from any apps
– User scripts – Create init.d directory is enabled, and allows advanced user to run scripts at boot time without rooting the device.

Next, watch the first impressions and the experience on Android Nougat 7.1.2 stock firmware.
Model: UGOOS-UM4
Firmware tested: Android Nougat 7.1.2 stock
Kernel version: 3.10.104
Build number: UM4-userdebug 7.1.2 NHG47K eng.avagetto.20171011.171117 release-keys

Android Security Patch Level: April 5, 2017
Root: Firmware is not rooted, but you can root it from settings and it will install SuperSU also.
Oher: The stock firmware runs very smooth and I didn't find any problems. During my tests, I didn't experienced any applications force closes and hangups. Google Play Store and gapps are working just fine. 3rd party apps downloaded and updated without issues. It supports Cast Screen, Dual band Wifi 2.4 GHz /5 GHz, Bluetooth 4.0, USB Host, CEC, DLNA and Miracast functions. It is HDR 10 and 4K ultra HD 60 fps capable, and Kodi 17 and USB 3.0 ready.
Storage. Total Capacity: 16 GB of internal Storage,  internal space
available: 11 GB. The device sees with no problem at all my Mixza Tohaoll 128GB SDXC Micro SD Memory Card and my Netac K330 1TB External HDD USB 3.0.

Full photo album here. Unboxing Ugoos UM4  TV Dongle here.
 
 
 
 
 


The launcher looks nice, it is fast, and we have the Google TV right settings menu. There are a very few preinstalled applications, including Google Play Store, Total Commander and Media Center.

In Antutu Video Tester 3.0 Ugoos UM4  TV Dongle scores 889 points, a very good score in this test ranking. It played smoothly almost all video file types; this firmware version fully supports 27 video & audio format files and it partially supports only 3 video & audio format files.

In Antutu Benchmark 6.2.7 the device achieves a good score, over 36.300 points.

Internet speed tested on both WiFi bands got incredible values. For 5 GHz WiFi, the download speed was over 116 Mbps and the upload speed over 101 Mbps. For 2.4 GHz WiFi, the download speed was over 41 Mbps and the upload was the same. The router used in this test is Xiaomi Mi WiFi Router.


Ugoos UM4  TV Dongle is indeed a very good device, you can try it out for a great experience on an Android TV Box.

Ugoos UM4 Pros
- OS: latest Android Nougat 7.1.2
- CPU: Rockchip RK3328 64-bit quad-corecortex-A53 fast processor
- GPU: Mali-450MP2
- 2GB DDR4 RAM + 16GB ROM eMMC
- Dual Band Wifi 2.4/5 GHz
- Root option already in OS settings (with SuperSU install)
- Micro SD card slot up to 128 GB tested
- External HDD up to 1GB tested
- Great launcher offers a better experience for users.
- OTA wireless firmware updates
- USB 3.0 ready
- HDMI 2.0 connector
- Bluetooth 4.0
- Beautiful IR remote
- External DualBand WiFi antenna for powerful signal reception
- Support 4Kx2K decode output
- H.264 H.265 encoder
- 10bit HDR 10,  HLG support & 4K ultra HD 60fps
- DLNA & Miracast Protocol Support

- File Server, Hardware Monitor, Wireless Assistant, Gamepad Settings, Debug Settings, Autoframerate, Screen rotation options.


About Ugoos Ugoos Industrial Co., Ltd. is the first Dual core and Quad core TV dongle company that specializes in designing, R&D, manufacturing, and marketing of Android HD Media Players, Smart TV Box, Smart tv dongle, Set Top Box in China. In early 2011, Ugoos developed the first Dual core Android TV dongle in the world. As the leading company of Smart TV dongles and TV boxes in China, Ugoos has a European Development Team in China, always insists on the principles of high quality products, high quality service, and win-win relationships. We are committed to providing our customers with professional, safe, and stable HD Media Players solutions. Having been in this field for more than 3 years, Ugoos is now one of the leading companies among its domestic counterparts. Our products mainly include RK3066 Dual Core,RK3188 Quad Core, and RK3288 Quad Core products. In order to speed up the strategy of “Based in Shenzhen to Build a Global Brand”, Ugoos has set up after sales service agencies nationwide, and established foreign trade offices in Shenzhen. Ugoos’ products have been exported to Southeast Asia, Central Asia, Australia, the Middle East, Africa, and Europe. All of our products are strictly compliant with rules such as CE, FCC, and RoHS. Ugoos is owned by its staff, and its ups and downs are closely connected with every employee’s vital interests. It is only when the enterprise grows stronger that the employees can improve their living conditions as well as uplift their spirit. Therefore, with today’s fierce competition, Ugoos’ staff members must unite and collaborate in order to improve the company and ultimately to put it in an invincible position. Ugoos’ goal is to “Bring HD to Thousands of Households”

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Video & Photo Gallery: Unboxing PISEN TS-D199 20.000mAh LCD Power Station

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Best Deal Alert! You can now buy PISEN TS-D199 20.000mAh LCD Power Station from Amazon.com for only 29.99 USD. Hurry up, limited time offer!

Meet PISEN TS-D199 20.000mAh LCD Power Station
Massive 20000mAh capacity. Keep phones, tablets, cameras and electronic devices powered on travels with the massive 20000mAh Power Bank. Charge two devices at once with dual USB ports. The powerbank has a rectangular shape with rounded edges, on its upper face there are two USB ports, a micro USB and a LCD display indicating the battery charge status.

PISEN TS-D199 20.000mAh LCD Power Station Highlights
· Accurate & Convenient LCD display
· 2 USB Smart Ports for charging two devices simultaneously
· 20000mAh Large Capacity
· Incredible Compact Design
· 7 layers protection Safe and Secure

· Ultra-lightweight design, easy to carry
· High-quality circuit boards improve safety
· Optimized charging/discharging efficiency

PISEN TS-D199 20.000mAh LCD Power Station Features
- TRAVEL CHARGER. 20000mAh High Capacity and Compact Size Backup Battery. - HIGH CAPACITY & DIGITAL DISPLAY. 20000mAh battery pack power for days. Adds almost 7 charges to an iPhone 8, 5 charges to a Samsung S6, 2 charges to an iPad 2. Click switch to enter Charging mode, smart digital display LCD screen will show power percent accurately and standby after 15 seconds.
- DUAL USB OUTPUT & FAST CHARGER. External battery comes with two USB ports, both detect your device intelligently and deliver the fastest possible charge (does not support Qualcomm Quick Charge). 5V, 2A input also helps you to charge the power bank fast. Dual USB ports (2A & 1A) charge 2 devices simultaneously. It delivers the fastest possible charge up to 2 amps.
- SOPHISTICATED DESIGN & CERTIFIED SAFE. It passed extreme shock, temperature and drop tests before shipping, Pisen's strict QC allows worry-free charging in any environment. Built-in Premium 18650 lithium-ion battery cells together with durable ABS shell makes it a compact drop resistant battery pack(body).

- LEATHER CLOAK DESIGN. The shell frame was adopted leather clock design, feeling good in hand and increased its portability.- COMFORTABILITY. Rugged sides enhance hand grip.
- ENERGY-SAVING POWER BANK. LCD screen will automatically go to standby mode in 15s. 

- CHARGE & DISCHARGE SWITCH. Connects the power station with your device and power supply simultaneously, long press the power button for 2 seconds to switch the charging&discharging mode freely.
- COOL UNDER PRESSURE. The battery pack uses exclusive technology developed by Pisen engineers to control its temperature when charging. If high temperatures are detected then it automatically modifies power output to reduce heat.
- PISEN ADVANTAGE. Pisen is a smart technology provider with leading global sales to over 200 million customers.


PISEN TS-D199 20.000mAh LCD Power Station Specifications  
Brand Name: PISEN
Model: TS-D199
Type: Dual Output Portable Mobile Power Bank

Battery Capacity: 20000mAh 
Battery Energy: 74Wh
Battery Type: 18650 Lithium
Output Interface: Double full size USB ports
Input Interface: Micro USB port
Input: 5V 2A
Output 1: 5V Smart 2A
Output 2: 5V 1A
Size: 161*83*23mm
Weight: 475g
Charging Time: 11hours via 2A charger (charger is not included)
Color: Black / White
Quality Certification: FCC, CE
Compatibility: Universal

Product code: PC6628 / 6940735439482
Voluntary Standard: Q/PISEN007 / 1ICR19/66-8
Batch no: S2017A0107001

Package content 
1 x PISEN TS-D199 20.000mAh LCD Power Station
1 x USB Cable
1 x English User Manual & Pisen worry-free 12-month warranty and friendly customer service card



Photo gallery full album here. Official website here. Read here about more Pisen devices.

About Pisen. Chosen by more than 200,000,000 users, Pisen Electronics Co.,Ltd has become the largest 3C seller & manufacturer in the world. 2007 we invented power bank and now the capacity of total power banks we provide every year can charge 12,000,000 iPhone X. What’s more,the total USB cables from Pisen every year can circle the earth 1.5 rounds. We’ve challenged massive impossibles. Now, we sincerely invite you to join us with next challenges.

 


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Nov 22, 2017

Video & Photo Gallery: Unboxing Kaukko K8008 Backpack

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You can now buy Kaukko K8008 Backpack from Gearbest.com for only $20.28 with free shipping world wide

Meet Kaukko K8008 Backpack
Kaukko K8008 Backpack is made of high quality materials, with a certain level of water resistance, very abrasion resistant and more durable to use..
 
Kaukko K8008 Features
- Made of top polyester and cotton, ultra-light and breathable
- Multi-layer pockets for classifying different items
- Zipper closure with fixed belt in two sides
- Adjustable strap 46 - 92cm, better to fit your body
- 20L large capacity and 25kg load-carrying capacity, perfect for cycling, camping, hiking, travel and other outdoor activities

Kaukko K8008 Specifications 
Brand: KAUKKO 
Model: K8008 
Type: Backpack 
For: Casual, Traveling, Other 
Material: Cotton,Polyester 
Features: Laptop Bag, Ultra Light
Capacity: 11 - 20L 
Bag Capacity: 20L 
Strap Length: 46 - 92cm
Color: Purplish Blue / Blue
Product weight: 0.6000 kg 
Product size (L x W x H): 30.00 x 13.00 x 45.00 cm / 11.81 x 5.12 x 17.72 inches
Product Code: E-A04-B4-101 / 209510902 / HQBWC18791703200017 (6)
Voluntary Standard: QB/T1333-2010 / QB/T2155-2010
Grade: Premium Grade

Package Content
1 x Kaukko K8008 Backpack

Unboxing Photo Album with Hi-Rez images here. Read more about Kaukko products here.
 

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Vkworld Thanksgiving & Black Friday Biggest Promotion


To thank all the fans, we are going to bring big promotion to you all during Thanksgiving and Black Friday.

There will be limited pieces of vkworld S8 for only $89.99. And 1000 pieces for $165.99.
Stone V3S and Z3310 will be only $16.99 on Gearbest and Banggood.
Mix Plus is only $105.99.


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Nov 21, 2017

Video & Photo Gallery: Unboxing HKC C4000 23.6 inch Curved Screen Computer Monitor

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Flash Sale Alert! You can now buy HKC C4000 23.6 inch Curved Screen Computer Monitor from Gearbest.com for only 169.99 USD. Hurry up, limited time offer!

Meet HKC C4000 23.6 inch Curved Screen Computer Monitor
This 23.6 inch curved monitor creates a great visual enjoyment. With creative curvature, no splash screen and filter blue light, providing more comfortable working experience and entertainment. Wide screen with high image resolution. Compared with flat monitors, the 1800R curvature of the screen offers a huge difference in the visual experience with reduced eye fatigue. It is the best choice for you to enjoy you life!

HKC C4000 23.6 inch Curved Screen Computer Monitor Features 
● The 1800R curvature is the minimum curvature display.
● No splash screen and filter blue light.
● With high image resolution.
● With exceptional 1920 x 1080 resolution.
● Simple and perfect design.


HKC C4000 23.6 inch Curved Screen Computer Monitor Specifications  
Brand: HKC
Model: C4000
Display size: 23.6 inch
Display Technology: Curved
Display Resolution Maximum: 1920 x 1080 / 60Hz
Panel Type: VA
Interface: HDMI,VGA
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Color number: 16.7M
Brightness: 250cd per square meter
Horizontal View Angle: 178 Degree
Vertical View Angle: 170 Degree
Monitor Contrast Ratio: 20000000:1
Response Time: 6ms
Refresh Rate: 60Hz
Curvature: R1800
Built-in Speaker: No

Color: Silver White
Product weight: 4.0100 kg
Product size (L x W x H): 54.30 x 40.00 x 17.90 cm / 21.38 x 15.75 x 7.05 inches
Product code: 6940017398513 / CEQQ923071008 / H002 / 170314116794 / 1714948189 / 171494818910208 / 1001NB24C0002A / E-F09-A3-301 / 216502901 / HQBWC11321709160031
Voluntary Standard: GB 21520-2015 / SJ/T 11292-2003
China Energy Label: 2 / NB24C
 
Package content 
1 x HKC C4000 23.6 inch Curved Screen Computer Monitor
1 x Base Stand
1 x HDMI Cable
1 x Power Line
2 x Screw
1 x Chinese User Manual
1 x EU Power Plug Adapter



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About Gearbest. GearBest is more than just a shopping site, it’s designed for gadget lovers by gadget lovers. We have a passion for all kinds of tech from retro style to the absolute cutting edge. At GearBest, our company vision is simple: to become the premier online electronics seller by providing an unparalleled selection of the very best gadgets, an unbeatable shopping experience, prompt shipping and exceptional customer service that exceeds expectations. For us, the customer is always king. Our total commitment to customers empowers us to work closely together with every customer. When you buy from us, the sale is not complete when we ship your order, it is complete when you are totally satisfied.
 


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