Google Android TV OS vs OTT TV OS, what is the difference?

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:

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Also Check:
The 8 articles about TV Box with Android TV OS (not AOSP OS or OTT TV Box OS) you must read to better know Android TV OS.

 

There are too many TV Box models nowadays, and people always get confused when choosing a model. So, our experts select some featured models which you will never regret to buy. Which TV Box or network set-top box is good for you? Our experts select some featured models which you will never regret to buy. TOP models with outstanding features that are the most powerful in video playing. Check Our Editors' Choices 2018 as below.

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Beelink GS1 6K TV Box
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NO.2
Beelink A1 RK3328 TV Box
Beelink A1 TV Box, the world’s first RK3328’s 4GB RAM TV Box with LAN 1000M and USB 3.0 online now


NO.3
MECOOL KIII PRO TV Box
MECOOL KIII PRO Hybrid TV Box, S912, DVB S2 + T2, 3 + 16GB

NO.4
MECOOL M8S PRO Android 7.1 TV Box
MECOOL M8S PRO S912 (3+16GB) TV BOX


NO.5
Alfawise H96 Pro+ TV Box
Alfawise H96 Pro+ TV Box (Amlogic S912, 3 + 32GB)


NO.6
Mecool KS2 DVB T / T2 Amlogic S905 Soundbar TV Box
Mecool KS2 Soundbar TV Box, OTT + DVB T/T2 Amlogic S905 CPU

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Gearbest Alfawise H96 Mini, Amlogic T962E, 2+16GB, both HDMI In and HDMI Out ports
Alfawise H96 Mini, Amlogic T962E, 2+16GB, both HDMI In and HDMI Out ports