Hi guys, Today we will introduce another new dual core mini pc, it is the upgrade version of CX-803. The new model come with 2GB RAM and also build in bluetooth.
The model for this new mini pc is is CX-803 II ( some guy also call it CX-803B or FX5).
First, let’s check the specification for CX-803 II
|Model No.:CX-803II||RK3066 Dual Core Android HDMI TV Dongle with TF Card Slot and External Antenna|
|CPU||Type||Dual Core ARM Cortex A9|
|Model number||Rockchip RK3066 1.6 GHz|
|Architecture||HD video decoder (1080p @ 60fps)|
|HD video encoder (1080p @ 30fps)|
|GPU offers 3D graphic with OpenGL ES2.0 and OpenVG 1.1|
|2D/3D GPU (Quad Core Mali 400)|
|Strong Power Manage Unit(PMU)|
|I2S Master & Slave Interface for Audio|
|DDR Flash Power||DDR3||2G|
|Power consumption||Main unit + 2.4G sender(Mouse) ≤ 700mA@5V|
|Operation System||OS||Android 4.1 ( can upgrade to Android 4.2 soon)|
|2.4G||2.4G wireless mouse/keyboard|
|Wi-Fi||WiFi||IEEE 802.11 b/g/n (Built-in Realtek 8189 Sdio WiFi Module)|
|DLNA||Digital Living Network Alliance|
|Play Store||Apps in Google Play Store|
|Adobe Flash Player||V11.1 or later|
|I/O||Micro USB port 1||For OTG|
|Micro USB port 2||For power supply|
|Micro SD card slot||For Micro SD card (TF card)|
|Size & Weight||Size||101.2 x 48 x 9.5 mm|
|Accessory||Micro USB cable|
From the table,we can see, the following two point make CX-803 II different with others:
1 Real 2GB RAM, system get better performance on this 2GB RAM;
2 Built in Bluetooth, so you can connect with your bluetooth device to work;
Second, let’s check the photo for CX-803 II
It use the same case with the old CX-803 mini pc.
Come with the following ports:
1 HDMI Male port*1
2 DC port*1
3 Micro SD Card slot*1
4 USB 2.0 Port *1
5 Micro USB Port * 2
6 FN button for firmware upgrade;
Accessories for this CX-803 ii include: English Menu, HDMI Cable, USB Cable, Charger;
Now let’s check the system:
One big improve for this CX-803 II is it come with rooted, so you don’t need to worry how to root, we check with root checker app, see here:
it’s like the old CX-803, has a nice launcher, and you can choose the theme by yourself.
Come with hide status bar and soft power off function;
No Ethernet and VPN choice, but i think a new firmware upgrade will slove this, we will work with our ROM developer to release the custom rom for CX-803 II as soon as possible.
Screen is scale from 720p to 1080P, Again, a firmware upgrade can make it to real 1080P output like other rk3066 dual core mini pc.
Above is the system information.
Antutu benchmark, real 2GB RAM.
Build in EhomeMediaCenter, can support smartphone control,already tested by geekbuying.
You can get the smartphone control app here
Since it has 2GB Ram, we tested with some 3D games and also XBMC, all working better than those 1GB mini pc.
Above is navi-X running well on those CX-803 II.
Shopping link for this CX-803 II
How to root CX-803 II?
Stock firmware for CX-803 II is here