Looking through the appearance of Xroid A1 we can see a structure identical to S1 Slim TViX.( see below ) But the most fundamental difference here is that A1 Xroid is using Sigma 8656 chipset,a new end product developed by Sigma and DVICO together
Currently running on Android 2.1, the TViX Xroid A1 will be upgraded to version 2.2 of the Google OS before its release. It features a web browser,multitask a custom application store, a USB 3.0 connection, an e-SATA connection, Wi-Fi connectivity ( optional ) and more.
DVICO confirm that the Android OS has huge benefits over other Operating system as it provide full Functional Web- browser which means you can browse the world Wide Web on your television The Androids program will most possible allows user to enjoymultipleapplicationswithAndroids AppsStore and androids 2,.2 allows user to download apps from the store directly . Imagine eBook reading on the television with iReader and Aldiko reader ,many Games , etc ..
Being Multi- tasking among other application means you can copy files while watching movies , browse internet while playing music etc
The program,supportedBDandDVDISO,MKV,FLAC,M2TS, a newinterfacesupportforNFS,UPnP, Samba,CIFS, FTP.( see further spec )
Now with New advances in Connectivity and Smartphone technology , XroidsA1 tranforms your smartphone to an excellent remote controller and is not limited to iPhone ,iPad , iPodTouch ,Android Phones, Windows Mobile phones and also Laptops .
For creative user , try out the New Cover-Art User interface to manage your digital media content ,it enables you to make a collection of movie and music with excellent Cover-Art and Synopsis .
TViX Xroid A1 is a perfect combination of the three big name coming in together to develop the first Android Multimedia media player . TVIX, Sigma, and Google’s Android promises the TViX will be a huge breakthrough product in 2011 .Available from April 2011 depending on different country
Model :Xroid A 1
Sigma Design SMP8656 500Mhz processor
Android 2.1 ( clair )
Video Format : MKV,mpg,avi,divx,vob,tp,ts,trp,ts,dat,iso,ifo,m2t,m2ts,nov,flv
Codec : Mpeg1/2/4 ,AVI , XVID,WMV9,H264,VC-1,Realvideo 8/9/10
HDMI resolution: ( 1920 x 1080p. automatic 24Hz frame rate conversion
Audio format : APE,FLAC,DTS-Wav,MP3,WMA,WMA Pro ,AAC Ogg, Dolby Digital ,WAV, DTS donwn Mixing ,DTS,Dolby Digital ,Dolby Tru HD, Dolby Digital Plus
Photo : JPG ,JEPG ,BMP ,PNG,GIF,TIF
Connectivity : USB 3.0 Target 1 Port ,USB2.0 host 3 Ports
Wired LAN ( optional wireless LAN
Network : Samba client ,NFS, Netsharing ,FTP,UPnP, Samba server
eSata Host 1 Port
Audio Outputs: Digital : Opticla /Coaxial Analog : Stereo
Memory : 512MB for system /512MB for Program
Power : DC12 V adaptor
Cooling fan : Internal Temoperature Sensing Mechanism
HarddisK : NTFS, FAT32 ( 3.5-SATA HDD )
Arabic, Thai, Hebrew,Vietnamese, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, German, Italian, Turkish, Greek , Dutch, French, Latvian, Russian, Croatian, Portugese,
Swedish, Polish, Romanian, English, Czech
Dimension : 215 x 160 x 55mm ( WXDXH)
Weight : 1.11KG
( details from Xroid A1 brochure)