Minix Neo Z64 is a mini PC based on Intel Bay Trail, in this case we analyze the variant running Android 4.4.4 KitKat.
Review Minix Neo Z64 Android: description
As is usually the mini PC Minix, we have a good quality in construction materials, Neo Z64 is compact and quiet, comes with a small IR remote control for navigating through the menus, an HDMI cable, a wall adapter with EU plug 5V 3A and a USB cable that can be used for the upgrade.
The Minix Neo Z64 is equipped with Atom SoC Z3735F, 2 GB of RAM Samsung DDR3L, 32GB eMMC 5.0, a reader micro SD up to 64 GB, 2 USB 2.0, audio jack of 3.5 inches.
Even this device obviously has a HDMI output (up to 1080p @ 60 fps for limits SoC), which allows its connection to a TV.
Interesting optimization software and energy management of the 4 Core Atom.
On the software side we see the terminal mount KitKat Android 4.4.4, with UI customization Minix Metro.
Do not miss the settings of graphic displays in the system settings, including a new item to enable Intel Smart Video, capable of improving the yield during media playback.
Review Minix Neo Z64: features
Minix Neo Z64 is a device designed primarily to mount Windows, but can provide good performance even with Android, thanks to its attractive features, especially for playing media files.
As on every Android device we would be free to install any applications on the Play Store, but the few pre-installed applications like XBMC Minix are functional and you manage to get good results on the reproduction of video in 1080 pe even someone in 4k. It has support for the plugin to switch the refresh rate, but we see its technical features in more detail:
- Intel Z3735f (64-bit)
- GPU Intel HD graphics
- 2 GB Ram memory DDR3L
- internal memory of 32 GB eMMC
- Wireless Connectivity 802.11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0
- OS Android 4.4.4 KitKat preinstalled, with ability to install Windows
- Video output: HDMI 1.4
- Audio output: via HDMI 1.4, 3.5 mm jack
- Device Interface: RJ-45 Ethernet jack (10/100 Mbps), support hotspot sharing via Wi-fi, micro SD reader, two USB 2.0 ports, IR receiver (remote control remote included)
- Power DC 5V, 3A adapter included in the packaging