The Beelink GT1 Ultimate is a new Android TV box with some nice hardware making it good for watching videos with Kodi or game play.
It is one of the new boxes with more RAM at 3GB and internal storage at 32GB.
One was sent to us to review with our honest opinion and results below.
CPU: S912 Octa Core ARM 2GHz
RAM: 3GB DDR4
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
ROM: 32GB eMMC Flash
WiFi: IEEE 802.11ac, 2.4/5GHz
It is a small unit made of a solid plastic with diamond pattern on the top.
The box comes with a remote control, power supply, HDMI cable, and instructions.
One side has the power plug, USB, HDMI, Ethernet, and SPDIF.
There is also another USB and a Micro USB slot.
The remote has a nice layout with button to control a TV as well as the box.
Booting up the unit it has a standard interface with quick access to connect to WiFi and Apps.
It comes with a version of Kodi called Qodi which is basically Kodi 16.1 Jarvis.
No add-ons come installed but it is easy to install Kodi add-ons as needed.
Many units come loaded with too many add-ons which can slow down a system and require time to uninstall them. As most know Kodi is very customizable and can be changed to match a user with layout and add-ons.
Doing a basic internet speed test with Speetest.net it maxed out the internet connection of 30Mbps Down and 3Mbps UP.
Running AnTuTu benchmark it gave a score of 39183.
Geekbench gave a score of 426 for Single Core and 2080 for Multi Core.
It had no problems playing 1080p and 4K videos.
Testing game play we ran WWE Immortals which the GT1 Ultimate having no problems playing.
It will have no problems with Retro games and emulators.
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Beelink GT1 Ultimate TV Box with Android 6.0 S912 Octa Core ARM Cortex-A53 CPU up to 2GHz(DVFS) DDR4 3GB Onboard eMMC Flash 32GB 1000Mbps LAN IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, 2.4G+5.8G BT 4.0
The Beelink GT1 Ultimate is a good box to watch HD videos with, or play classic games.
While there are may boxes running the S912 CPU most have less RAM at 1-2GB.
The GT1 Ultimate with the 3GB of RAM gives it a edge over them making it more responsive and better when playing videos or game play.
We are 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 or elsewhere to be sure a unit is a good fit for you.