Some people call OTT TV OS as “Pure” Android OS. It is the most popular TV OS in the past 3 years. But now, Google Android TV OS is coming, and Google Android TV OS may be the main stream TV OS in 2018 or in the next 3 years.
Android TV is the name of the TV operating system that’s developed in-house at Google. Android TV works like iOS or Android, and it’s an operating system for all of your favorite apps, games, movies, music and TV shows that you navigate with a remote instead of your finger.
Android TV is different than Google TV (a defunct moniker for Google’s play into the living room space) and it definitely isn’t related to Chrome in any way.
Android TV is rapidly growing. Google said it has 1 million new device activations every two months and doubled the number of users since 2017.
As more and more TV Box factories are planing to update their OS with Google Android TV OS to replace OTT TV OS. In our opinion,
People can get confused, and what is the difference?
According a tech medium, here are Android TV’s best features, with descriptions located further down below:
- Curated content on the top row
- Universal search using top apps
- Actor and actress bios
- Voice search via remote
- Native Google Cast support
- Tons of games via Google Play Store
- Google Assistant integration
But Android TV doesn’t just serve as a static homebase for apps. It’s a dynamic way to find new content and can work like a Chromecast to stream content from your mobile device to the big screen.
We got news that Chinese TV Box Brand and manufacturer DOLAMEE will launch its product with Android TV OS, with fully supported voice search via remote. Check the screenshots from DOLAMEE:
As a pro team in the industry, we know that there are too many TV Box models nowadays, and people always get confused when choosing a model. Which TV Box or network set-top box is suitable for you? Our experts have done much research on the OTT market. Here are the best TV Boxes in marketing performance in 2018.
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Beelink GT1 MINI TV Box with Voice Remote (4+64GB)
Beelink GT1 Ultimate 3GB DDR4 + 32GB EMMC
MECOOL KIII PRO Hybrid TV Box, S912, DVB S2 + T2, 3 + 16GB