Quite surprisingly, Xiaomi has just introduced a new generation of its Smart TV Box in China by announcing the Xiaomi Box 4S Max, a compact device with which we can connect to the TV to run games, apps or stream music. or videos, which have now been updated to support content up to 8K resolution.
With a design almost identical to that of the Xiaomi Box S, we again find a small square box with slightly rounded corners and an elegant black finish that makes its size of only 95 x 95 x 16 millimeters even more discreet. room.
And it is that the main changes focus on its interior with the inclusion of an Amlogic S905X3 processor (4 x Cortex-A55 @ 1.91GHz and a Mali-G31 MP2 GPU), with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. All this is accompanied by an HDMI 2.1 output compatible with 4K content playback at 60fps with HDR and up to 8K; in addition to a USB-A 3.2 input and a 3.5mm audio output. A connection section enhanced with dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth compatibility, which will allow us to connect almost any current device.
On the other hand, the Xiaomi Box 4S Max includes some additional features such as Dolby Audio and DTS audio technologies, or the presence of a Bluetooth controller, which will give us more control freedom without having to directly point to the receiver to control it.
Availability and price
With an initial launch that will be limited exclusively to China , the Xiaomi Box 4S Max has already been launched at a rather discreet price of just 499 yuan (roughly 69.99 euros), well below current Apple TV 4K prices, which have tripled. its price is in the 64 GB version.
Unfortunately, at the moment, Xiaomi has not commented on the possible availability of this device in other international markets, including our country. However, as happened with its predecessor, and given the great demand for this type of home accessories, it would not be surprising if we have news from the company in the coming months.