Media player Lake 1 is equipped with Realtek SoC RTD1295 and priced less than $80
TV set-top box on the SoC Realtek RTD1295 potentially have good opportunities, including decoding HEVC in 4K resolution, with a frequency of 60 Hz and 10-bit color depth, support HDMI input for recording from source and passthrough mode to pair with the receiver. But the firmware of each model is very different in different companies, the number of function and quality of their implementation. Media player 1 Lake became one of the most affordable devices with this SoC, but «on paper» he is not inferior to expensive counterparts.
The case is reminiscent of Xiaomi routers its two rotary antennas for dual-band Wi-Fi adapter 802.11 ac, also features a Gigabit Ethernet port. DDR4 RAM is the usual 2 GB of flash memory eMMC also the usual 16GB. In the lower part of the housing is a compartment for HDD size 2.5 inches, a slot for SD memory cards. Passive cooling, mounted inside an aluminum radiator. Videowhat HDMI 2.0 is supplemented by a S/PDIF output, one USB 3.0 port and three USB 2.0.
Media center Lake 1 comes with Android OS 6.0, other details of the software component manufacturer are not reported. The device priced at $74.