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Old 10-07-2020, 11:37 AM   #3046
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Hi everyone, i am planning to get an android box to watch movies and tv shows. Looking at Puliderde Q+ from shopee is this box ok?
Is it for the LG OLED tv u just bought? Doesn't it have android tv function?
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Old 10-07-2020, 11:44 AM   #3047
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Is it for the LG OLED tv u just bought? Doesn't it have android tv function?
yes correct. But was thinking if it's possible just get android box downloading the apps and stream movies instead of paying netflix etc.
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Old 10-07-2020, 11:45 AM   #3048
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Hi everyone, i am planning to get an android box to watch movies and tv shows. Looking at Puliderde Q+ from shopee is this box ok?
Not a good box. Do not buy any generic box with H6 CPU.

Buy those with S905X2/S905X3 if you want to buy a generic box.

If you do not need Netflix HD (for example your smart TV already supports Netflix 4K), one possibility is Mecool KM1 certified Android TV OS but no Netflix certification.

Minix Neo T5 is another box to check out if you want a better brand than Mecool.

If you need Netflix HD, then the choices are limited. Mi Box S and Nvidia Shield TV are the two main options.

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Old 10-07-2020, 11:48 AM   #3049
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yes correct. But was thinking if it's possible just get android box downloading the apps and stream movies instead of paying netflix etc.
I just ordered a Xiaomi tv that has androidtv function... dunno whether need to get android tv box also...
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Old 10-07-2020, 11:49 AM   #3050
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Do not buy any generic box with H6 CPU. Buy those with S905X3 if you want to buy a generic box.
Allwinner H6 is it?
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Old 10-07-2020, 12:04 PM   #3051
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Not a good box. Do not buy any generic box with H6 CPU.

Buy those with S905X2/S905X3 if you want to buy a generic box.

If you do not need Netflix HD (for example your smart TV already supports Netflix 4K), one possibility is Mecool KM1 certified Android TV OS but no Netflix certification.

Minix Neo T5 is another box to check out if you want a better brand than Mecool.

If you need Netflix HD, then the choices are limited. Mi Box S and Nvidia Shield TV are the two main options.
Wow thanks for explaining! If I download the apps from the TV box can I still stream at 4k quality ? Or only Netflix can stream at 4k?
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Old 10-07-2020, 12:08 PM   #3052
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I just ordered a Xiaomi tv that has androidtv function... dunno whether need to get android tv box also...
Eh I get just to stream movie lol.
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Old 10-07-2020, 12:24 PM   #3053
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Eh I get just to stream movie lol.
Ya lor... that's what I want also...and also to view overseas tv channels..
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Old 10-07-2020, 05:02 PM   #3054
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Anyone use this? https://www.singapore-dreambox.com/f...free-lifetime/

Any feedback vs ubtv or svicloud?
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Anyone use this? https://www.singapore-dreambox.com/f...free-lifetime/

Any feedback vs ubtv or svicloud?
Do not buy. Extremely low spec in HW (worth less than S$30 or even S$25) with unknown IPTV package.
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Old 10-07-2020, 09:23 PM   #3056
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Anyone use this? https://www.singapore-dreambox.com/f...free-lifetime/

Any feedback vs ubtv or svicloud?
illegal, police may go visit you
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Old 12-07-2020, 07:40 PM   #3057
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Eh... A quick question and might be a stupid one. If i buy minix neo t5 or mrcool boz, can i install vpn app and stream movie from iqiyi? I got a pay vpn from play store and would like to get a box to cast it on my tv. Thank in advance.
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Eh... A quick question and might be a stupid one. If i buy minix neo t5 or mrcool boz, can i install vpn app and stream movie from iqiyi? I got a pay vpn from play store and would like to get a box to cast it on my tv. Thank in advance.
Yes you can install VPN apps. Which VPN are you talking about here?

iQiyi international version does not require VPN. iQiyi China version does require China VPN, like Transocks and AJS爱加速. Normal VPNs like Express VPN, Nord VPN and Surfshark will not work.

You can install iQiyi apps on to the box as well, no need to use cast. iQiyi international version is available from Android TV OS Play Store. iQiyi China version can be sideloaded, using Dangbei Market or Shafa Market.
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Old 12-07-2020, 11:29 PM   #3059
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Eh... A quick question and might be a stupid one. If i buy minix neo t5 or mrcool boz, can i install vpn app and stream movie from iqiyi? I got a pay vpn from play store and would like to get a box to cast it on my tv. Thank in advance.
be-careful when using casting with vpn. not all can work in this scenario.

if you need both casting and vpn, the safest way is to run vpn on your router .

the best way is not to use vpn.
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Yes you can install VPN apps. Which VPN are you talking about here?

iQiyi international version does not require VPN. iQiyi China version does require China VPN, like Transocks and AJS爱加速. Normal VPNs like Express VPN, Nord VPN and Surfshark will not work.

You can install iQiyi apps on to the box as well, no need to use cast. iQiyi international version is available from Android TV OS Play Store. iQiyi China version can be sideloaded, using Dangbei Market or Shafa Market.
I use cheetah vpn for mobile connect china version. So both box can then i should chose which one? Can advise?
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