The Ugoos Media TV Field with Android 11 ROCKS

The brand new Ugoos X4Q Android 11 field (AMLogic S95X4-based unit) seems to be neat.. I’d love to turn it to you totally unopened however the wrapping messes with my digicam So…

Again in April 2022 I reviewed the Ugoos UT8 Professional TV field. That field was once slightly spectacular and has been in day-to-day use ever since, in our house in Spain. I’ve reviewed quite a lot of TV packing containers however they don’t closing endlessly and a few are dire – like telephones they simply get Google updates for see you later – some don’t get any and there are a number of packing containers out the place which don’t also have the Google Playstore.

At one time I had a “Xiaomi Mi TV field” – however that grew to become out to be a COMPLETE waste of time – “Google Android TV” – no thanks – simply simple outdated Android will do – thank you. In order that’s 3 classes I’ve realized and shared with readers.

I will’t pin down why I really like Ugoos such a lot (I am getting quite a lot of TV packing containers) however they introduced to ship me their newest field and it’s sitting in entrance of me – boxed and sealed as I get started this weblog access – so let’s undergo this in combination… I may replenish numerous house via telling you all about them – however this hyperlink to their ABOUT web page takes up much less room. In case you’re you’ll glance it up – necessarily a high quality Chinese language TV Android field maker with English-speaking contacts and international distribution.

All the way down to industry… X4Q Professional 4G+32G Android 11 Amlogic S905X4 Good TV Field has a Bluetooth (BLE) handset, is tiny, comes with (on this case) an EU energy provide which once more is small – and likewise contains an HDMI lead.

SPDIF out for optical audio the place wanted, USB3 and OTG USB2, HDMI out, LAN connector, an IR sensor at the entrance to paintings with IR handsets, a tiny LED indicator at the most sensible, TF card slot for media enlargement, USB-C connection for the integrated energy provide… I adore it already.

To start out the ball rolling, I put a couple of AAA batteries within the faraway, plugged the X4Q into it’s energy provide and an HDMI lead into considered one of my displays – and nearly straight away the display lit up.. A tiny crimson LED got here up at the X4Q which temporarily modified to inexperienced.

I used to be requested to carry each quantity up and down at the handset. I did that and the handset in seconds wwas paired to the field via Bluetooth. No drawback.

Subsequent “make a selection a house APP”. Would I really like “Launcher 3” or “ULauncher”. From reminiscence, uLauncher is Ugoos’s personal launcher which is amusing however I’m proud of simple outdated Android – I selected Launcher 3. It seems that the straightforward handset is in truth an air-mouse – simple to make use of. I went to settings and knowledgeable The WiFi about my place of work WiFi password. Attached.

Subsequent – signal into Google – can’t do anything else till that’s looked after for Playstore. I signed into Google and naturally as is commonplace at the moment, Google requested me to verify that it was once me via checking with my telephone. Seconds later, carried out.

I’ve realized a couple of methods lately, like all the time having CLIPT put in on my units – in order that was once my first task – I signed into CLIPT with my Google account… long-pressed the faraway energy button to get a screenshot… and right here we’re.. This seems to be similar to my Ugoos UT8-Professional.

Ugoos TV Box X4Q Pro

I assume the primary query with any new TV field, after ensuring that the Playstore is there, is to test preinstalled methods – the centre ALL APPS button took me there and because of CLIPT I will display you, under.. the one program I’ve added prior to now as you’ll see is the loose CLIPT which could also be on my PC Chrome browser – therefore the straightforward screenshots.

Ugoos TV Box X4Q Pro

In order you’ll have accrued the FIRST factor I generally do is ditch the abysmal faraway controls that most often include those packing containers however as it is a BLE air mouse I feel I would possibly simply keep it up.

Amazon Prime

Subsequent – again to the Playstore – no wonder there, no Netflix. However Amazon Top was once in there. Fortunately I’ve already been down this highway and loading up AptoideTV will give me Netflix….

In the meantime I watched a snappy display on Amazon – which I will’t screenshot (thank you, Amazon)…. Why the spanish headlines? Don’t let that put you off, I’m in Spain however this field is destined for the United Kingdom (Christmas TV) and it’ll paintings simply high-quality there.

I additionally use a VPN once in a while because the BBC iPlayer doesn’t like getting used in a foreign country.

I’m now going to turn you a screenshot from my different Ugoos field (UT8-Professional) wherein I’ve already put in the entire methods I want – I most effective simply realised the 2 packing containers proportion quite a lot of options together with the faraway.. and naturally that Ugoos display backdrop.

Word that I’ve put in Netflix, Kodi, Surfshark VPN (now not loose however just right if you want it) and a load of different commonplace methods – I’ll do the similar at the X4Q quickly. That Aptoide TV is relatively very important as now not the whole lot is at the Playstore at the moment.

In any case the BLE faraway has an IR finding out serve as which applies most effective to the proper energy button (turns out just a little unnecessary as there are only a few keys at the faraway – however there you’re). I word there’s a voice button at the handset as neatly. Clealy there’s a media participant and by means of the USB and microSD enlargement it is advisable to have nice amusing including media to the field. I generally tend to do my garage over the community – word that a number of the methods I’ve put in, X-plore is every other just right in finding. General Commander got here with the Ugoos however I didn’t in finding it as helpful as X-plore – readily to be had at the Playstore.

Ugoos BLE handset

Don’t overlook in the event you desire fancy TV field interfaces, the X4Q additionally has ULAUNCHER which has simply had an replace – I’m busy grabbing the replace now. And there due to the wonders of CLIPT, it’s whole with my newly put in Amazon Top.. 27GB inside garage left. This will also be made to appear slightly beautiful however I’ll keep on with the traditional Android interface.

Ugoos TV interface

There could also be (Playstore) the Microsoft Launcher which has it’s moments.

Microsoft Launcher on Ugoos X4Q



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