Polaroid launches 4k streaming stick for Android TV

It is a product that is definitely on the rise: the streaming key. It may seem quite surprising when the Smart TV have become the norm, but not everyone changes their television set every four years and the main screens are often relegated to additional screens, in a room for example, where you do not necessarily have an antenna connection, nor want to place an additional decoder. This is why streaming keys are popular with users: they allow any screen to be connected. It is in this market dynamic that the new polaroid Smart Box S 4K, a dongle which is reminiscent of the new Chromecast with Google TV, except that he takes his brother Android TV on board.

Polaroid Smart Box S 4K

Polaroid streaming stick release Smartbox S with Google AssistantNo, it is not a camera, but a streaming box, or more exactly a dongle, that Polaroid reveals to us. Decidedly keen to diversify, the brand is making a new foray into the connected television market with its Polaroid Smart Box S 4K, a compact streaming device running Android TV.

Controllable thanks to Google Assistant voice commands, the model recently unveiled by Polaroid is reminiscent of Google's, and undoubtedly tends to compete with Xiaomi Mi TV Stick et Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K.

Compatible 4K HDR10 and certified Dolby Digital Plus, polaroid streaming stick Smart Box S embeds a processor Amlogic S905Y2 with 2 GB of RAM et 8 GB storage. Compact in size, it measures 8 cm long for 6.8 cm wide and display only 220 grams on the scale. Its Bluetooth remote has shortcut buttons for Prime Video, Netflix and YouTube, as well as a microphone button to invoke the Google Assistant.

Offered at the list price of € 99.99, the Polaroid Smart Box S 4K is surprisingly already on sale at 59.99 € at Cdiscount and 69.99 € at Fnac / Darty. It must be said that the initial price positioning left a little doubtful ...

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