Review: Alfawise H96 Mini Android TV Box T962E 2GB RAM

By | January 5, 2018

Review Alfawise H96 Mini Android TV Box T962E 2GB RAM

The Alfawise H96 Mini is an Android TV box built to play HD videos, games, and much more.
 
It is a mid-range low cost unit which makes it good for someone on a budget, or looking for a box for a second room.
 
It has a Amlogic T962E CPU, 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of internal storage.
 
A nice feature that separates it from many other Android TV boxes is it has both a HDMI-In and HDMI-Out ports.
 
This unit was sent to me to review with my honest opinion and results below.
 
Specifications
Processor: Amlogic T962E
GPU: Mali-450MP
RAM: 2GB LPDDR3
Internal Storage: 16GB ROM
Extended Capacity: 128GB
System: Android 7.1
WiFi: Dual Band 802.11ac
Bluetooth: 4.1
HDMI: IN and OUT
 
The package comes with the box, HDMI cable, power supply, user manual, and remote control.
Review Alfawise H96 Mini Android TV Box ALL
 
The side has a SD-Card slot, AV, and 2 USB ports.
Review Alfawise H96 Mini Android TV Box T962E 2GB RAM Side
 
The back has Ethernet, optical HDMI In, HDMI Out and power port.
Review Alfawise H96 Mini Android TV Box T962E 2GB RAM Back
 
It comes up to a basic Launcher with Apps installed such as Netflix and YouTube.
Review Alfawise H96 Mini Android TV Box Launcher
 
It came with Kodi 17.3 which I uninstalled and installed the new Kodi 17.6 Krypton from the Google Play Store.
Review Alfawise H96 Mini Android TV Box Kodi 17.6
It has no problems installing Kodi 17.6.
 
The System Info monitor in Kodi showed the RAM usage at 38 percent and CPU usage at 25 percent.
Review Alfawise H96 Mini Android TV Box Resources
 
Testing the WiFi speed with Ookla App from SpeedTest.net, it shows some very fast wireless results at 185Mbps Download, and a 22Mbps Upload
Review Alfawise H96 Mini Android TV Box WiFi Speed Test
It is a Dual Band 2.4Ghz / 5Ghz 802.11ac unit.
 
Running AnTUTU Benchmark it gave an overall score of 33859.
Review Alfawise H96 Mini Android TV Box AnTUTU
Other results are 3D: 2910, UX: 1393, CPU; 12764, RAM: 4892.
 
 
Availability
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Here at GearBest… Alfawise H96 Mini
 
 
Summary
The Alfawise H96 Mini makes for a good budget Android TV box.
 
It will have no problems streaming from online sources such as Netflix, YouTube, or Kodi.
 
The WiFi was blazing fast at 185Mbps Download speed making it one of the fastest wireless units available.
 
The HDMI-In and HDMI-Out ports are also a plus with most units only having HDMI-Out port.
 
I am still testing the unit so far with good results and will update if anything changes.
 
As always be sure to read the reviews on Amazon, forums, or elsewhere to be sure a unit is a good fit for you.
 

One thought on “Review: Alfawise H96 Mini Android TV Box T962E 2GB RAM

  1. rico

    is there a way to capture the hdmi-in signal or can it be used for DIY-ambilight?

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